Price briefing 2-8 June
Published: Friday, 09 June 2017
Ilmenite price ranges widened on buyer-reluctance, as rutile remained unchanged; chromite price stable; silicon carbide spreads tighten; APMDC gear up for baryte tender; fluorspar producers outside China plan price increase; India soda ash prices rise amid shipping delay; antimony trioxide prices soften
Ilmenite and rutile
Ilmenite prices continue to break multi-year highs but
buyer-reluctance and cheap Indian supply are keeping a lid on
gains, market participants said.
Ilmenite, bulk concentrates min 54% TiO2, CIF
China is trading between $200-280/tonne CIF China,
according to IM's 8 June assessment, up from
$200-260/tonne previously, representing the widest...