This amendment is to align the index even closer with transaction prices in the spot market and will start from October 2, after a one-month market consultation.
The specifications of the MB-IRO-0009 index for iron ore 65% Fe Brazil-origin fines, cfr Qingdao will not change.
The index is a part of the Steel Raw Materials Physical Prices package.
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