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  • Iron ore pricing explained | Fastmarkets
    Iron ore pricing explained | Fastmarkets

    Jun 07, 2018 Iron ore is a non-fungible commodity, and its quality varies. To help facilitate price adjustment for differences between expected and delivered product specifications, PRAs have developed value-in-use (VIU) indices for the key price-affecting chemical components of iron ore - iron, silica, alumina and phosphorus

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  • What the iron ore market can teach you about pulp futures
    What the iron ore market can teach you about pulp futures

    Oct 15, 2021 Learning from the iron ore market (00:03:50) The futures market is a natural stage in the evolution of a mature commodity market. You start with a mainstream product, which matures and becomes the basis of a secondary product that people can trade, and finally, the market develops to the point where there are lots of options for people to get what they need from it

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  • Iron ore enters an age of change | Fastmarkets
    Iron ore enters an age of change | Fastmarkets

    Feb 25, 2021 The iron ore market is in a type of squeeze: Greater demand buoys the steel market, but decarbonization and the focus on EAF and high-grade materials may negatively impact the iron ore market. These dynamics bring a degree of risk. Keeping an eye on developments across the entire iron ore supply chain can help to manage this risk

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  • Understanding the high-grade iron ore market - Fastmarkets
    Understanding the high-grade iron ore market - Fastmarkets

    Get your copy of this whitepaper explaining market dynamics and pricing mechanisms in the high-grade iron ore segment. In this whitepaper, Fastmarkets’ iron ore experts Jane Fan and Peter Hannah explain the structure and dynamics of the market, with the aim of helping industry participants and outsiders alike understand more clearly the different types of products that comprise the high-grade segment, the

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  • Assessing the damage: iron ore's worst quarter since 2008
    Assessing the damage: iron ore's worst quarter since 2008

    Oct 01, 2021 The benchmark Fastmarkets 62% Fe iron ore index hit a 16-month low of $92.98 per tonne on September 20, down 61% from its May 12 2021 record high of $237.57, and 58% down from $222.09 on July 15. For context, the last time iron ore prices fell by this magnitude over such a short space of time was during the 2008 global financial crisis, when the index dropped by 68% over three

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  • FOCUS: Iron ore price rebound doubtful
    FOCUS: Iron ore price rebound doubtful

    Sep 28, 2021 Another clear sign that the demand for iron ore will weaken was from the monthly discount levels issued by miners on their products, sources told Fastmarkets. For instance, BHP reportedly set October discounts for Jimblebar fines (24%), Yandi fines (30%) and Mining Area C fines (17.5%). The levels were much deeper than September's respective discounts of 9.75%, 15% and

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  • Fastmarkets Events - Commodities events for metals
    Fastmarkets Events - Commodities events for metals

    Oct 12, 2021 Global commodities events and conferences. Bringing together producers, suppliers, traders, buyers and industry experts, to learn industry developments, network and enable global trade. Annual events covering metals, mining, forest products, coal and grain

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  • About Fastmarkets Iron ore prices - Prices, news and forecasts
    About Fastmarkets Iron ore prices - Prices, news and forecasts

    Prices, news and forecasts on global iron ore prices and markets. Pricing for 62%, 63%, 65% iron ore grades and iron ore pricing index. Coverage includes global price data, market news, short and long-term forecasts on iron ore prices

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  • Global iron ore case study - Fastmarkets
    Global iron ore case study - Fastmarkets

    Mar 25, 2021 At the same time, the positive demand outlook for high-grade iron ore has attracted investments and interest in new projects. Business challenge: How to optimize today’s pricing and tomorrow’s investments. Against this backdrop, a large iron ore miner approached the Fastmarkets consultancy team. The customer had four key requirements:

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  • IRON ORE DAILY: Prices up despite weak demand outlook
    IRON ORE DAILY: Prices up despite weak demand outlook

    20 hours ago Fastmarkets iron ore indices 62% Fe fines, cfr Qingdao: $119.52 per tonne, up $2.59 per tonne 62% Fe low-alumina fines, cfr Qingdao: $120.89 per tonne, up $2.21 per tonne 58% Fe fines high-grade premium, cfr Qingdao: $92.38 per tonne, up $3.40 per tonne 65% Fe Brazil-origin fines, cfr Qingdao: $143.30 per tonne, up $1.50 per tonne 63% Fe Australia-origin lump ore premium, cfr

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  • Fastmarkets - Home | Facebook
    Fastmarkets - Home | Facebook

    Fastmarkets, London, United Kingdom. 2,779 likes 4 talking about this. Fastmarkets has over 130 years of commodity expertise and aims to be the world’s leading and most trusted price reporting and

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