Atlantic iron ore pellet: Premiums aligned to benchmark,
Platts on Monday assessed October direct reduction iron ore pellet premium at $62.50/dmt, stable from September, based on 67.5% Fe grade, with the premium applied to a 65% Fe base. The spread between 62% Fe IODEX and 65% Fe fines remains wide.Mining - Kazakhstan - export, product, annual, sector,The leading industries in Kazakhstan in 2002 were, in order, oil, coal, iron ore, manganese, chromite, lead, zinc, copper, titanium, bauxite, gold, silver, phosphates, and sulfur. In 2000, Kazakhstan was the eighth-largest producer of manganese ore in gross weight and ninth in manganese content of ore.072718-platts-to-launch-seaborne-iron-ore-brand,,The assessments will not have any effect on the existing medium grade iron ore fines benchmarks published by Platts – IODEX and TSI-62%. IODEX / TSI-62% represents the tradeable value of medium grade fines each day; whereas brand assessments are specific to a certain brand of iron ore.