Iron ore outlook reports

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Iron ore outlook reports

21 December 2020

Iron ore markets - long-term outlook - Q4 2020

Commodity Market Report

Iron ore markets - long-term outlook - Q4 2020

The end of (another) incredible year for iron ore, with spot prices surging to their highest since the 2011 boom and the low cost majors reporting ...

18 December 2020

Iron ore markets - short-term outlook - December 2020

Commodity Market Report

Iron ore markets - short-term outlook - December 2020

Iron ore prices surged higher in December, along with most other industrial metals, helped by a wave of euphoria and optimism regarding the first t...

27 November 2020

Iron ore markets - short-term outlook - November 2020

Commodity Market Report

Iron ore markets - short-term outlook - November 2020

Having briefly dipped to $117/t CFR at the start of November, the benchmark 62% Fe fines index hit $130/t CFR in the final few days of the month. T...

30 September 2020

Iron ore markets - long-term outlook - Q3 2020

Commodity Market Report

Iron ore markets - long-term outlook - Q3 2020

Forecast revisions result in a tighter seaborne market than previously expected; and as usual, it’s all down to China! An upward adjustment to hot ...

30 October 2020

Iron ore markets - short-term outlook - October 2020

Commodity Market Report

Iron ore markets - short-term outlook - October 2020

Prices averaged $120/t in October - the first monthly decline since the peak of the pandemic in April. Is this a sign of things to come? We think t...

31 August 2020

Global iron ore short-term outlook August 2020

Commodity Market Report

Global iron ore short-term outlook August 2020

Iron ore prices continued to surge in August. The 62% Fe fines price averaged US$122/tonne (CFR China), the highest monthly price since January 201...

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