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.
- China ore imports fall sharply in September 9 Nov 2018
- YTC’s smelter maintenance to constrain Chinese supply 9 Nov 2018
- Tinplate industry restructures to handle trade challenges 6 Nov 2018
- China tin processing capacity to be impacted by closures. 24 Oct 2018
- Aus Tin acquires Taronga Mining Lease 24 Oct 2018
- Strongbow finalises offtake agreement for South Crofty 24 Oct 2018
Tin in the News
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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.
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.
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