Metals and mining prices

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When you understand the forces causing metal market prices to fluctuate, you can inform your strategy to make better high-stakes decisions every time.

Fastmarkets metals and mining price data is backed and accredited by IOSCO-compliant methodologies, allowing you to reduce uncertainty and trade with confidence.

With access to over 900 metals market prices across base metals, battery raw materials, steel and raw materials, scrap and secondary, ores and alloys, minor metals and industrial minerals markets, you can easily track, chart and compare the metal market prices that matter to you.

Buyers and sellers of metals and mining products use our price data to:

  • Minimize risk and understand the forces driving price movements
  • Interpret economic developments to avoid costly mistakes
  • Position prices more favorably in contracts and negotiate better deals
  • Predict market movements and recognize factors impacting supply-demand shifts

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Market-reflective prices, specialist forecasts and expert analysis of the global metals and mining market to help minimize the risk today and plan for the future

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    • Green steel base price, hot-rolled coil fob US mill, weekly inferred, $/short ton
    • Green steel domestic, differential to US HRC, fob mill, $/short ton
    • Germanium dioxide, in-whs China, yuan/kg

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    What’s happening in metals and mining today?

    Interest in recycling battery raw materials in the US has increased, particularly from the electronics and lithium-ion battery sectors, and due in part to the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), according to New York-based Glencore trader Mary Schilling.

    Fastmarkets is inviting feedback from the industry on the pricing methodology for its MB-IRO-0004 pig iron import, cfr Gulf of Mexico, US assessment as part of its annual methodology review process.

    Fastmarkets invited feedback from the industry on the pricing methodology for its MB-STE-0185 steel cold-rolled coil, fob mill US, $/cwt; MB-STE-0186 steel hot-dipped galvanized coil (cold-rolled base), fob mill US, $/cwt; and MB-STE-0172 steel cut-to-length plate carbon grade, fob mill US, $/cwt between April 10 and May 10, 2024. This consultation was done as part of our published annual methodology review process.

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    With an over 90% accuracy rating, our forecasting helps you understand what’s next for the metals market

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