Ferrite Magnet Price Trends

Updated 20th May 2022 The Strontium Ferrite (SrFe12O19) permanent magnet (also known as a ceramic magnet) is the most commonly used magnet material. Each Ferrite Magnet consists of approximately 90% iron oxide and 10% strontium carbonate. Since January 2021, Strontium Carbonate has increased in price by 148%. After reaching a peak in July 2021 (22,250…

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Neodymium Price Trends

Updated 16th June 2022 The hope of a continued fall in the price of Neodymium ended with prices rising by 8% in the month. The price of Neodymium (at 1st June 2022) is now 98% higher than June 1st 2021 and 8% up on the start of 2022 (Trading Economics). The outlook remains uncertain as…

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Bunting-Berkhamsted 2020 Review

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On January 1st, nobody could have predicted the challenges businesses would face in 2020. Despite the restrictions and obstacles presented by the Covid-19 pandemic, companies adapted and continued to design and manufacture as they supported customers. December provides the ideal opportunity to reflect on many of Bunting-Berkhamsted’s positive news stories shared in 2020. A Positive…

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Record Number of Exhibitions for Bunting in 2018

Where To Meet Bunting and Master Magnets in 2018 In 2018, the Bunting and Master Magnets team will be exhibiting at 14 industry shows across Europe. “This will be our most active year for exhibitions,” said Dave Hills, Bunting’s Head of Sales.  “Being visible at exhibitions and congresses in 2016 and 2017 has been really…

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Our 2017 Review

A Look Back at Our News & Blogs from 2017 2017 has been another busy and exciting time for Bunting Magnetics Europe with some great news stories.  In this blog we look back at the past 12 months and review the stories that hit our headlines. January We started the year by announcing that Bunting…

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Bunting Europe Announces Record Monthly Sales

Continued UK Manufacturing Success for Bunting Bunting Magnetics Europe Ltd has had two consecutive months of record sales in September and October 2017. The latest announcement of record monthly sales follows a prolonged period of growth.  Sales in 2016 reached a record high for the European operation and in January Bunting announced the acquisition of…

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Review of the Bulk Solids and Powders Industry in Poland

Tom Higginbottom Attending the SyMas Exhibition Last week, our Sales Engineer Tom Higginbottom spent 2-days at the SyMas Bulk Solids and Powders exhibition in Krakow, Poland with Bunting’s local representative, TEKPRO.  Whilst at the show, he gained an insight into the present state of the market and potential opportunities for UK exporters. Tom gives us…

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Record Sales Month for Bunting

Magnet and Magnetic Separator Manufacturer Hits New Heights We are thrilled to announce that we recorded our highest ever monthly sales in September 2016.  The end-of-month sales figure surpassed seven digits and exceeded the previous highest month by 10%. Simon Ayling, our Managing Director, explained the reasons for the continued growth. “September 2016 was the…

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Ferrous Metal Prices Fall

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In a clear illustration of the volatility of the metals markets, the price of Ferrous Metal has dropped by £20 to £30 per tonne in the past few weeks as reported by MRW.  Further drops are also expected. There is now a question whether the faint signs of recovery for other metals such as Stainless…

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Is UK Manufacturing Really in Recession?

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The BBC has reported that UK manufacturing has returned to recession for the 3rd time in 8 years.  This frightening statistic illustrates the challenges facing the manufacturing industry in the UK, with manufacturing output for the first quarter of 2016 being 1.9% lower than the same quarter in 2015. However, there is some positive news,…

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