China refined tin imports increase eight-fold

Imports of refined tin metal into China increased eight-fold during the country's quarantine to stop the spread of COVID-19. The outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) forced the Chinese government to quarantine the country, halting the majority of domestic...

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COVID-19: Minsur suspends Peruvian operations

Minsur has announced that it will suspend its operations to comply with the Peruvian government's lock down to prevent the spread of COVID-19. As the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) increases, countries and companies are beginning to lock down to prevent...

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Tin Market Update 2019

The Tin Market Update for 2019 looks at the current tin supply and demand situation, and gives ITA's objective view on trends in the tin market.

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Tin in Lithium-ion Batteries Market Report

A major new study on the outlook for use of tin in lithium-ion batteries.

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