Weak fundamentals to weigh on silicon prices through Dec

High social inventories and sluggish downstream demand pressured on the prices

Price Review Forecast

06:57:43PM yesterday

Market commentary Silicon
SMM Evening Comments (Dec 14)

SMM Evening Comments

Price Review Forecast

05:03:24PM yesterday

Evening comments Futures movement
Macro Roundup (Dec 14)

Macro Roundup

Data Analysis

08:45:18AM yesterday

Macroeconomics
SMM Evening Comments (Dec 13)

SMM Evening Comments

Price Review Forecast

05:42:19PM Dec 13, 2018

Evening comments Futures movement
Higher costs in dry season lower Nov operating rates at silicon plants

Rates dipped 6.2 percentage points from Oct, to 50.6% in Nov

Data Analysis

05:38:05PM Dec 13, 2018

Operating rates Silicon
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
Macro Roundup (Dec 13)

Macro Roundup

Data Analysis

08:37:57AM Dec 13, 2018

Macroeconomics
Jan-Oct lithium-ion battery installed capacity up 90.2% YoY 

The increase was mostly attributed to electric passenger vehicles

Data Analysis

06:17:15PM Dec 12, 2018

Market commentary Lithium-ion batter Installed capacity
SMM Evening Comments (Dec 12)

SMM Evening Comments

Price Review Forecast

05:34:40PM Dec 12, 2018

Evening comments Futures movement
Macro Roundup (Dec 12)

Macro Roundup

Data Analysis

08:37:34AM Dec 12, 2018

Macroeconomics
Weak fundamentals to weigh on silicon prices through Dec

Weak fundamentals to weigh on silicon prices through Dec

High social inventories and sluggish downstream demand pressured on the prices

06:57:43PM yesterday

Price Review Forecast

Market commentary Silicon
SMM Evening Comments (Dec 14)

SMM Evening Comments (Dec 14)

SMM Evening Comments

05:03:24PM yesterday

Price Review Forecast

Evening comments Futures movement
Macro Roundup (Dec 14)

Macro Roundup (Dec 14)

Macro Roundup

08:45:18AM yesterday

Data Analysis

Macroeconomics
SMM Evening Comments (Dec 13)

SMM Evening Comments (Dec 13)

SMM Evening Comments

05:42:19PM Dec 13, 2018

Price Review Forecast

Evening comments Futures movement
Higher costs in dry season lower Nov operating rates at silicon plants

Higher costs in dry season lower Nov operating rates at silicon plants

Rates dipped 6.2 percentage points from Oct, to 50.6% in Nov

05:38:05PM Dec 13, 2018

Data Analysis

Operating rates Silicon
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
Macro Roundup (Dec 13)

Macro Roundup (Dec 13)

Macro Roundup

08:37:57AM Dec 13, 2018

Data Analysis

Macroeconomics
Jan-Oct lithium-ion battery installed capacity up 90.2% YoY 

Jan-Oct lithium-ion battery installed capacity up 90.2% YoY 

The increase was mostly attributed to electric passenger vehicles

06:17:15PM Dec 12, 2018

Data Analysis

Market commentary Lithium-ion batter Installed capacity
SMM Evening Comments (Dec 12)

SMM Evening Comments (Dec 12)

SMM Evening Comments

05:34:40PM Dec 12, 2018

Price Review Forecast

Evening comments Futures movement
Macro Roundup (Dec 12)

Macro Roundup (Dec 12)

Macro Roundup

08:37:34AM Dec 12, 2018

Data Analysis

Macroeconomics