PRICING NOTICE: Delayed publication of manganese ore indices

The publication of Fastmarkets’ manganese ore indices for August 27 were delayed because of a technical issue in uploading the data. The Fastmarkets price book and database have both since been updated.

Fastmarkets’ manganese ore index 37% Mn, cif Tianjin; Manganese ore 37% Mn, fob Port Elizabeth and Manganese ore 44% Mn, cif Tianjin, were published later than the scheduled time of 4pm London time.

For more information or to provide feedback on the delayed publication of this price, or if you would like to provide price information by becoming a data submitter to this index, please contact William Clarke by email at: Please add the subject heading “FAO: William Clarke, re: Manganese Index.” To see all Fastmarkets’ pricing methodology and specification documents go to