PRICING NOTICE: Discontinuation of Chinese selenium dioxide price

Metal Bulletin has today discontinued its price assessment for selenium dioxide in China’s domestic market.

Following a one-month consultation period, Metal Bulletin suspended on Friday September 21 the assessment of its selenium dioxide, min 98% Chinese domestic in-warehouse price, specified as below.

Description: Selenium dioxide MB China domestic min 98% 
Price: Yuan per kg, in-warehouse China
Selenium dioxide: 98% minimum, no other elements specified
Form: Powder
Packaging: Original producer’s packing. Normally 25kg net
Lot size: 100kg
Payment terms: Cash, other payment terms normalized
Publication: Weekly, Fridays between 2pm and 3pm London time

The decision to discontinue the price follows feedback from the market regarding a significant fall in liquidity of spot-basis selenium dioxide sales in the Chinese domestic market.

If you have any comments on the discontinuation of this price, please contact Anna Xu or Susan Zou by email at: Please add the subject heading FAO: Anna Xu/Susan Zou, re: China domestic selenium dioxide.

All historical data relating to this price prior to its suspension will remain available in the pricing section of the Metal Bulletin website.

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