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
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
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
Jiangsu likely to cut steel capacity by 34% in winter

Jiangsu has required mills in heavy industry to cut emissions by 30% or 50% from Nov 2018 to Feb 2019

Smm Insight

11:55:20AM Oct 26, 2018

Winter cuts Steel
Sep operating rates at silicon plants up post-maintenance

Rates picked up in September as production resumed in Yunnan, Inner Mongolia, Chongqing, and Hunan after maintenance

Data Analysis

04:13:01PM Oct 17, 2018

Operating rates Silicon
Exclusive: China's base metals output in Sep

This is a roundup of China’s base metals output in Sep, researched by SMM

Smm Insight

07:21:11PM Oct 12, 2018

Production data Copper Alumina Aluminium Nickel Nickel pig iron NPI Lead Zinc Tin
LME Week: Chinese infrastructure to accelerate in H2 2018, SMM says

Infrastructure construction will grow as Beijing has been loosening policies in the face of potential impact from the trade war

Feature

01:38:29PM Oct 09, 2018

LME Week
US tariffs see little impact on Chinese lithium carbonate, hydroxide markets

Minimal impact is expected as China exports little such products to the US

Smm Insight

04:10:27PM Sep 20, 2018

Trade war Tradeflow Lithium salt
Several manganese products exempt from fresh US tariffs

This compared with the list released by the Trump administration in early Jul, which covered almost all manganese products from China

Smm Insight

11:32:40AM Sep 19, 2018

Trade war Manganese
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
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
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
Jiangsu likely to cut steel capacity by 34% in winter

Jiangsu likely to cut steel capacity by 34% in winter

Jiangsu has required mills in heavy industry to cut emissions by 30% or 50% from Nov 2018 to Feb 2019

11:55:20AM Oct 26, 2018

Smm Insight

Winter cuts Steel
Sep operating rates at silicon plants up post-maintenance

Sep operating rates at silicon plants up post-maintenance

Rates picked up in September as production resumed in Yunnan, Inner Mongolia, Chongqing, and Hunan after maintenance

04:13:01PM Oct 17, 2018

Data Analysis

Operating rates Silicon
Exclusive: China's base metals output in Sep

Exclusive: China's base metals output in Sep

This is a roundup of China’s base metals output in Sep, researched by SMM

07:21:11PM Oct 12, 2018

Smm Insight

Production data Copper Alumina Aluminium Nickel Nickel pig iron NPI Lead Zinc Tin
LME Week: Chinese infrastructure to accelerate in H2 2018, SMM says

LME Week: Chinese infrastructure to accelerate in H2 2018, SMM says

Infrastructure construction will grow as Beijing has been loosening policies in the face of potential impact from the trade war

01:38:29PM Oct 09, 2018

Feature

LME Week
US tariffs see little impact on Chinese lithium carbonate, hydroxide markets

US tariffs see little impact on Chinese lithium carbonate, hydroxide markets

Minimal impact is expected as China exports little such products to the US

04:10:27PM Sep 20, 2018

Smm Insight

Trade war Tradeflow Lithium salt
Several manganese products exempt from fresh US tariffs

Several manganese products exempt from fresh US tariffs

This compared with the list released by the Trump administration in early Jul, which covered almost all manganese products from China

11:32:40AM Sep 19, 2018

Smm Insight

Trade war Manganese