’s Public Procurement Service () bought 200 tonnes of 99.9% Indonesian from Daewoo at its latest tender on 23 May, including 100 tonnes at 400ppm lead at a US$480 cif premium to the price and 100 tonnes of 100ppm low-lead tin at a premium of US$580. 

The purchases represent the first two tenders held by PPS in 2017. PPS is a state organisation providing a purchasing and stockpiling service for small and medium-sized enterprises in , The organisation bought 700 tonnes of in 2016, well down of typical levels of some 2,000 tpy in previous years.