Chinese antimony trioxide price climbs on rising feedstock costs despite slack demand
Published: Tuesday, 18 August 2020
The price of antimony trioxide in China rose by 1% in the seven days to Tuesday August 18 due to a strengthening antimony metal price, but overseas demand remains weak, sources said.
Fastmarkets' price assessment for antimony
trioxide 99.5% Sb2O3 min, fob China was at $4,800-4,900 per
tonne on Tuesday, up from $4,700-4,900 per tonne on August 11,
a level it had maintained for the past fortnight.
Market participants attributed the rise to higher antimony