March 2019

GLOBAL MANGANESE WRAP: Low-grade ore prices boosted by fresh wave of demand

Low-grade manganese ore prices rose in China last week in active trading amid strong demand, while global manganese alloys prices were largely stable - barring China, where prices weakened on muted buying.

Silico-manganese production up 8% year on year in January - IMnI

World silico-manganese production increased 8% year on year in January 2019 to 1.42 million tonnes, according to the latest data from the International Manganese Institute (IMnI).

BATTERY RAW MATERIALS MARKET REPORT 01/03: Cobalt sulfate price slides on slow Chinese demand

An overview of the battery raw materials markets and their price moves from the past week.

FASTMARKETS NON-FERROUS PRICE CHANGES 01/03: Noble alloys, bulk alloys & ores

The following Fastmarkets noble alloys, bulk alloys and ores prices changed on Friday March 1:

Manganese ore production up 6% y-on-y in January

World manganese ore production rose 6% year on year in January 2019, according to the International Manganese Institute (IMnI).