Prices for Chinese cobalt cathodes didn’t move this week, staying around CNY 203,000 ($32,913) per metric ton. Other metals on the weekly Renewables MMI® followed suit. Prices for silicon remained constant, closing the week at CNY 13,000 ($2,108) per metric ton. At CNY 425,000 ($68,407) per metric ton, the week finished with no movement for neodymium. Following a steady week, prices for Chinese steel plate closed flat at CNY 4,180 ($677.72) per metric ton.
At JPY 72,000 ($724.63) per metric ton, the week finished with no movement for Japanese steel plate. Korean steel plate remained essentially flat from the previous week at KRW 1.1 million ($1,004) per metric ton. Closing at CNY 4,180 ($677.72) per metric ton, Chinese steel plate remained unchanged for the week. Prices for US steel plate remained constant, closing the week at $753.00 per short ton.
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