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Aug 08, 2020 / Staff reporter

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Base Metals Mining Companies Listed in All Countries

2020-08-08 / Staff reporter

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Base Metals Historical Price Data

Aug 08, 2020 / FocusEconomics

2015  2016  2017  2018  2019  Aluminium1663.69  1604.6  1968.4  2107.64  1794.37  Alumina377.2  310.14  348.34292307692  472.02134615385  333.93521072797  Copper5508.57  4871.3  6171.78  6527.31  6008.57 &...Read More

US Midwest aluminium premium logs record jump on Section 232 news

August 08, 2020 / Staff reporter

The Midwest aluminium premium soared by 5 cents on Friday August 7, logging its largest increase since Fastmarkets began assessing this premium in January 2003, with traders boosting offers on replacement cost considerations after the US reintroduced Section 232 tariffs on Canadian aluminium.Fastmarkets assessed the aluminium P1020A premium, ddp Midwest US at 16-17 cents per lb on August 7, up by...Read More

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 07/08: LME copper price sinks 3% on news of Codelco restart; lead falls 2%

August 08, 2020 / Staff reporter

The three-month copper price on the London Metal Exchange was the laggard at the close of trading on Friday August 7, with news of planned restarts at several of Chilean producer Codelco's operating facilities suppressing buying momentum.Meanwhile, lead futures declined by more than 2% but stayed above nearby support levels into the close.Copper's outright price on the LME closed at $6,308 per ton...Read More

Europe aluminium premiums stable but all eyes on Canadian tariffs

August 08, 2020 / Staff reporter

The return of Section 232 tariffs on imports of Canadian aluminium has made European market participants nervous of excess stock arriving from Canada, which could pressure premiums, Fastmarkets heard on Friday August 7.United States President Donald Trump announced on Thursday August 6 that the US will reintroduce Section 232 tariffs on imports of non-alloyed unwrought aluminium from Canada - set...Read More

GLOBAL MANGANESE SNAPSHOT: Ore buying spree continues; prices show slight gains

August 08, 2020 / Staff reporter

Key data from the pricing sessions in Asia, Europe and the United States for the week ending Friday August 7.China Seaborne 37% manganese ore prices rose again after some miners increased their offers on a steady appetite among buyers looking to average their purchasing costs at relatively lower levels. The seaborne 44% price moved up as well, partly buoyed by the rising portside prices. Portside...Read More

COPPER CONCS SNAPSHOT: TC/RCs set new low as smelters' Q4 stock-up kick off

August 08, 2020 / Staff reporter

Higher spot transaction volumes for copper concentrates were reported with Chinese smelters starting to procure for fourth quarter production and pressuring processing charges to a new low this week. Higher transaction volumes were reported in  the spot market for copper concentrates with Chinese smelters starting to procure for fourth quarter production, pressuring processing charges to a ne...Read More

GLOBAL CHROME SNAPSHOT: UG2 chrome ore market ticks up with higher offers reported

August 08, 2020 / Staff reporter

Key data from the pricing sessions in Asia, Europe and the United States during the week ending Friday August 7. China  There was a stand-off in the UG2 chrome ore market, with some suppliers pushing up their offers and also lower bids reported.  The imported charge chrome market had already priced...Read More

MINOR METALS MARKET REPORT 07/08: Antimony prices supported by tightening prompt inventories in Europe

August 08, 2020 / Staff reporter

An overview of the minor metals markets and their latest price moves.Read More

COBALT SNAPSHOT: China availability concerns, bullish price sentiment continue to drive rally

August 08, 2020 / Staff reporter

Key data from Fastmarkets' pricing session in Europe on Friday August 7. Key drivers  Prices moved higher in all five daily price assessment this week, stoked by concern in China over availability of metal.  Hydroxide payables continue to strengthen on limited supply, which has pushed some companies to buying metal...Read More

EUROPE ALLOY STEEL SCRAP: UK prices inch up on higher nickel costs

August 08, 2020 / Staff reporter

European domestic prices for stainless steel scrap have increased over the past week, supported by the higher cost of nickel, sources told Fastmarkets on Friday August 7.Fastmarkets' weekly price assessment for stainless steel scrap, 18/8 solids, domestic, delivered merchants UK, was 850-880 ($1,118-1,157) per tonne on Friday, up by 10 per tonne from 840-870 per tonne on July 31.The assessment...Read More

STEEL SCRAP WRAP: Global prices continue uptrend on firm demand

August 08, 2020 / Staff reporter

Ferrous scrap prices in all the key global markets continued to increase in the week ended Friday August 7 on stable demand from end-users and high prices for downstream steel products.Turkey continues to purchase material at higher pricesUS export prices and volumes riseVietnam chooses US-origin scrap on narrowing differential with JapanTaiwan prices continue uptrendIndia prices return to pre-pan...Read More

DAILY STEEL SCRAP: Turkish bookings exceed 220,000 tonnes this week, prices firm

August 08, 2020 / Staff reporter

Turkish steel producers have continued to book deep-sea scrap cargoes scheduled for September shipments, at firm prices, sources said on Friday August 7.A steel mill in the Iskenderun region booked a Baltic Sea cargo, comprising 16,500 tonnes of HMS 1&2 (80:20) at $285 per tonne, 5,000 tonnes of shredded at $290 per tonne and 1,500 tonnes of bonus at $295 per tonne cfr.This compared with the previ...Read More

PRICING NOTICE: Discontinuation of five precious metals prices

August 08, 2020 / Staff reporter

Fastmarkets has decided to discontinue five precious metals price assessments from October 1, 2020, due to the limited liquidity of the markets in question and to focus on its core markets. The discontinuation follows a month-long consultation that started on July 7, 2020. The prices to be discontinued are as follows: Platinum min 99.9% Europe Free Market $ per troy oz in warehouse Palladium min 9...Read More

GLOBAL MANGANESE SNAPSHOT: Ore buying spree continues; prices show slight gains

August 08, 2020 / Staff reporter

Key data from the pricing sessions in Asia, Europe and the United States for the week ending Friday August 7.China Seaborne 37% manganese ore prices rose again after some miners increased their offers on a steady appetite among buyers looking to average their purchasing costs at relatively lower levels. The seaborne 44% price moved up as well, partly buoyed by the rising portside prices. Portside...Read More

COBALT SNAPSHOT: China availability concerns, bullish price sentiment continue to drive rally

August 08, 2020 / Staff reporter

Key data from Fastmarkets' pricing session in Europe on Friday August 7. Key drivers  Prices moved higher in all five daily price assessment this week, stoked by concern in China over availability of metal.  Hydroxide payables continue to strengthen on limited supply, which has pushed some companies to buying metal...Read More

BATTERY RAW MATERIALS MARKET REPORT 07/08: Cobalt market extends rally as restocking efforts continue

August 08, 2020 / Staff reporter

An overview of the battery raw materials markets and their latest price moves.Read More

South American steel import prices up on mills increased pricing power

August 08, 2020 / Staff reporter

The price of most flat-rolled steel products imported into South America rose during the week to Friday August 7 after mills around the world engaged in successive increases and clients rushed to close deals, market participants said.The demand recovery from the drought following restrictions to curb the Covid-19 spread since April as well as rising raw material and semi-finished steel costs suppo...Read More

Indian HRC export prices up by $20-25 per tonne on strong demand

August 08, 2020 / Staff reporter

Indian steel mills increased their hot-rolled coil export prices by about $20-25 per tonne in the week ended Friday August 7 on strong domestic demand and a surge in local HRC prices.The price of steel hot-rolled coil (commodity), export, fob main port India, was assessed by Fastmarkets at $485-500 per tonne on Friday, up by $20-25 per tonne from last week's assessment at $465-475 per...Read More