Manganese volumes rising but prices are still softening

Dec 22, 2009 | 08:59 AM | Tom Jennemann

Manganese alloys continue to trend downward despite increased buying driven by the lower prices, traders said.

Spot prices for high-carbon ferromanganese range from $1,320 to $1,350 per tonne, down from $1,330 to $1,370 previously. Medium-carbon ferromanganese prices remain unchanged at $1.02 to $1.08 per pound.

Since the end of October, high-carbon ferromanganese prices have lost $160 per tonne, or 10.6 percent. ....

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