PRICING NOTICE: Correction to Fastmarkets’ ferro-nickel publication date

Fastmarkets MB has amended the date of publication of its monthly ferro-nickel cif China price to Monday December 31 instead of today after it was incorrectly published earlier due to a reporter error.

The assessment for cif China ferro-nickel premium with 26-32% nickel content is scheduled to be published every last Monday of each month.

The price, which was assessed at a discount of $250-120 per tonne at the end of November, will be published on December 31. 

Fastmarkets MB’s price book and database have been updated to reflect this correction.

To provide feedback on this price or if you would like to provide price information by becoming a data submitter, please contact Violet Li by email at: Please add the subject heading FAO: Violet Li, re: ferro-nickel cif China.

To see all Fastmarkets’ pricing methodology and specification documents, go to

What to read next
The publication of Fastmarkets’ Vietnamese steel scrap import assessments for Friday June 14 were delayed because of a reporter error. Fastmarkets’ pricing database has been updated.
In the open consultation, Fastmarkets FOEX did not propose any changes, and there was no feedback received during the process. No material changes were made to the current methodology. A newly dated methodology document has been posted here.
The publication of Fastmarkets’ aluminium scrap and secondary aluminium ingot price assessments for Wednesday June 12 were delayed because of a reporter error. Fastmarkets’ pricing database has been updated.
The publication of Fastmarkets’ MB-IRO-0186 iron ore DR grade pellet premium indicator for Wednesday June 12 was delayed due to an error in the review process.
Fastmarkets proposes to discontinue its weekly price assessments for AG-UCO-0013 UCO, Chinese flexi-tank, CFR Antwerp, Rotterdam, Amsterdam, and AG-UCO-0012 UCO, Chinese bulk, CIF Antwerp, Rotterdam, Amsterdam.
Fastmarkets wishes to clarify the specifications for its European animal fats price assessments.