PREVIEW 2021: Supply constraints, stalled foreign projects support antimony prices – but for how long?

By IM Staff
Published: Thursday, 07 January 2021

The antimony market had a volatile year in 2020 but was buoyed by ongoing trade flow disruptions and ore tightness in China that should continue to support prices in early 2021.

By Cristina Belda

"In 2020 there was the perfect storm," a European trader said. "We are facing an extreme supply squeeze."

Freight rates for both bulk vessels and containers have soared to record highs in recent months amid higher global shipping demand and rising crude oil costs.At the same time,...

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