Stable foreign demand little changes manganese exports in Oct

This was despite falling prices of manganese in Oct

Data Analysis

03:27:35PM Dec 13, 2018

Market commentary Tradeflow Manganese
SMM Al-Si Summit: Silicon prices to rise in Q2-3 2019

Yang expects Huangpu port prices of 553# silicon without being oxygen-refined to move at 10,500-12,500 yuan/mt in 2019

Smm Insight

03:36:40PM Dec 07, 2018

SMM Al Si Summit Aluminium Silicon
SMM Al-Si Summit: Supply cuts to continue to lower aluminium inventory in 2019

Supply-side reform and winter production curbs slowed primary aluminium output growth in 2018

Smm Insight

05:08:03PM Dec 06, 2018

SMM Al Si Summit Aluminium
Greater investment in power grid holds operating rates at wire, cable producers stable

The rates averaged 86.2% in Nov, unchanged from a month ago but down 0.77 percentage point from a year ago

Data Analysis

11:48:34AM Dec 05, 2018

Operating rates Wire and cable
Inventory drops, cost support to stem declines in silicon prices

As of Nov 28, 553# silicon, which didn't undergo oxygen-refining, was traded at 11,300 yuan/mt, the lowest thus far this year

Smm Insight

03:39:49PM Nov 28, 2018

Silicon
Sichuan silicon producers operate at low levels

Most plants that produce 553# silicon without being oxygen-refined in Sichuan have suspended output in a falling market

Price Review Forecast

03:05:08PM Nov 21, 2018

Market commentary Silicon
Environmental probes, losses shutter more Hunan manganese producers

There were eight manganese producers in operation in Hunan before this round of shutdowns

Smm Insight

01:58:33PM Nov 20, 2018

Manganese
Overseas summer breaks lower exports of silicon metal in Sep

China exported 75,000 mt of silicon metal in Sep, down 8.7% from Aug but up 7.3% from Sep 2017

Data Analysis

03:46:33PM Nov 13, 2018

Market commentary Silicon
Poorer domestic, overseas demand lowers silicon prices

SMM expects the weak trend in silicon prices to sustain through Nov and Dec

Smm Insight

02:43:37PM Nov 13, 2018

Market commentary Silicon
Manganese ore imports exceed 2 million mt for 3rd straight month in Sep

China’s manganese ore imports rose 47% from a year earlier to stand at 2.358 million mt in Sep

Smm Insight

04:14:33PM Oct 30, 2018

Customs data Manganese Manganese ore
Stable foreign demand little changes manganese exports in Oct

Stable foreign demand little changes manganese exports in Oct

This was despite falling prices of manganese in Oct

03:27:35PM Dec 13, 2018

Data Analysis

Market commentary Tradeflow Manganese
SMM Al-Si Summit: Silicon prices to rise in Q2-3 2019

SMM Al-Si Summit: Silicon prices to rise in Q2-3 2019

Yang expects Huangpu port prices of 553# silicon without being oxygen-refined to move at 10,500-12,500 yuan/mt in 2019

03:36:40PM Dec 07, 2018

Smm Insight

SMM Al Si Summit Aluminium Silicon
SMM Al-Si Summit: Supply cuts to continue to lower aluminium inventory in 2019

SMM Al-Si Summit: Supply cuts to continue to lower aluminium inventory in 2019

Supply-side reform and winter production curbs slowed primary aluminium output growth in 2018

05:08:03PM Dec 06, 2018

Smm Insight

SMM Al Si Summit Aluminium
Greater investment in power grid holds operating rates at wire, cable producers stable

Greater investment in power grid holds operating rates at wire, cable producers stable

The rates averaged 86.2% in Nov, unchanged from a month ago but down 0.77 percentage point from a year ago

11:48:34AM Dec 05, 2018

Data Analysis

Operating rates Wire and cable
Inventory drops, cost support to stem declines in silicon prices

Inventory drops, cost support to stem declines in silicon prices

As of Nov 28, 553# silicon, which didn't undergo oxygen-refining, was traded at 11,300 yuan/mt, the lowest thus far this year

03:39:49PM Nov 28, 2018

Smm Insight

Silicon
Sichuan silicon producers operate at low levels

Sichuan silicon producers operate at low levels

Most plants that produce 553# silicon without being oxygen-refined in Sichuan have suspended output in a falling market

03:05:08PM Nov 21, 2018

Price Review Forecast

Market commentary Silicon
Environmental probes, losses shutter more Hunan manganese producers

Environmental probes, losses shutter more Hunan manganese producers

There were eight manganese producers in operation in Hunan before this round of shutdowns

01:58:33PM Nov 20, 2018

Smm Insight

Manganese
Overseas summer breaks lower exports of silicon metal in Sep

Overseas summer breaks lower exports of silicon metal in Sep

China exported 75,000 mt of silicon metal in Sep, down 8.7% from Aug but up 7.3% from Sep 2017

03:46:33PM Nov 13, 2018

Data Analysis

Market commentary Silicon
Poorer domestic, overseas demand lowers silicon prices

Poorer domestic, overseas demand lowers silicon prices

SMM expects the weak trend in silicon prices to sustain through Nov and Dec

02:43:37PM Nov 13, 2018

Smm Insight

Market commentary Silicon
Manganese ore imports exceed 2 million mt for 3rd straight month in Sep

Manganese ore imports exceed 2 million mt for 3rd straight month in Sep

China’s manganese ore imports rose 47% from a year earlier to stand at 2.358 million mt in Sep

04:14:33PM Oct 30, 2018

Smm Insight

Customs data Manganese Manganese ore