LME WEEK 2018 – INFOGRAPHIC: Tight supply to keep selenium prices supported but US tariffs add uncertainty
Fastmarkets MB pricing reporters and analysts provide their selenium market data insights and analysis, and a summary of the market news likely to dominate contractual discussions, as negotiations gather pace in time for LME Week 2018.
Market fundamentals, concerns over Ningxia Tianyuan spur manganese flake rally in 2018
Selenium prices fall more than 6%, concerns over Ningxia Tianyuan hit sentiment
Production cuts at Ningxia Tianyuan to keep supporting manganese flake, ferro-chrome markets – sources
Selenium falls from 3-year highs on weakening demand, Ningxia Tianyuan worries
FORECAST: China likely to maintain hold on US minor metals market, even after tariffs – sources
FOCUS: Trump’s new tariffs unsettle Chinese minor metals, ferro-alloys markets