Price Briefing 1 – 7 May

By Laura Syrett
Published: Friday, 08 May 2015

Weak steel market hits graphite but refractory grade olivine remains unscathed; antimony prices stabilise.

Steel conglomerate ArcelorMittal cut its 2015 earnings target this week, amid tanking iron ore prices and difficult conditions in the steel market.

The world’s largest steel maker by sales said that it now expects pre-tax earnings for the year to come in at between $6bn and $7bn, compared with previous guidance, issued...

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