UK mineral imports could spike in October

By IM Staff
Published: Friday, 30 August 2019

The UK’s mineral import activity has been subdued ahead of the October Brexit deadline, but analysts say that a last-minute buying surge is likely, although traders are better prepared to meet demand this time.

UK mineral imports could surge in the weeks before the October 31 deadline date on which the UK is scheduled to quit the European Union ("Brexit"), analysts have said.

After a swell in stockpiling activity ahead of the previous Brexit date of March 29 this year, which included very active...

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