Consistent prices for Renewables MMI® metals continued through the week, where Chinese cobalt cathodes held steady at CNY 215,000 ($34,491) per metric ton. Silicon remained essentially flat from the previous week at CNY 14,500 ($2,326) per metric ton. Closing at CNY 425,000 ($68,341) per metric ton, neodymium remained unchanged for the week. Chinese steel plate prices held steady from the previous week at CNY 4,240 ($680.19) per metric ton.
At JPY 80,000 ($849.27) per metric ton, the week finished with no movement for Japanese steel plate. Closing at KRW 1.1 million ($1,009) per metric ton, Korean steel plate remained unchanged for the week. Chinese steel plate remained essentially flat from the previous week at CNY 4,240 ($680.19) per metric ton. Prices for US steel plate remained constant, closing the week at $743.00 per short ton.
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