Our position as the main source of worldwide statistical and market information on tin is based on access to information from our members as well as regular primary data gathering from tin users and other industry stakeholders. Information and analysis is disseminated through a suite of reports and other channels. We currently have four analysts – two in the UK and two in China – allowing us deep research coverage of the international tin market.
- Major lithium producer patents lithium tin for batteries 5 Jul 2018
- Tin Phosphide layers ideal for sodium-ion batteries 5 Jul 2018
- Steel merger to shake-up European tinplate industry 5 Jul 2018
- Optical ore-sorting applied to Australian tin operations 3 Jul 2018
- Outotec to deliver Ausmelt for TIMAH 3 Jul 2018
- MSC provides smelter conversion update 27 Jun 2018
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Tin Industry Review 2017
Our latest authoritative report on the global tin market is titled the “Tin Industry Review 2017 – Navigating Global Uncertainty”. This 124-page report is the fifth edition of a series of major studies on the tin industry published by International Tin since 2008. The report provides a comprehensive summary of supply, demand, stocks and prices along with International Tin’s medium-term outlook for each.
CRU Tin Monitor
The bi-monthly Tin Monitor market report has been produced by the International Tin Association in partnership with CRU for over two decades and provides in-depth analysis of global demand, production, trade and stocks of tin, as well as LME prices and premia. Along with market developments and consumption trends, the report explores price movements and what they mean for industry participants.
Free trial offer: To coincide with the International Tin Conference in Budapest in April, CRU is offering tin industry participants a free trial of its Tin Monitor service, providing cutting-edge insight into recent developments in the global tin market. Please click here for more information and contact CRU here to register.
Our market insights team is well-placed to provide bespoke and incisive insights on the global tin industry on a consultancy basis. Our depth of knowledge and experience includes a deep understanding of the upstream and downstream tin industry both inside and outside of China as well as strong technical knowledge of existing and potential future new uses developed during the Association’s history as a major tin R&D institution. Please contact our market research and consultancy team so we can better understand your individual requirements.
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Meet our Market Insights team
Manager, Technology & Communications
Chief Representative, International Tin China
Analyst, International Tin China