Materials, commodities, and goods
- Alumina | Rio Tinto has taken full control of an Australian refinery that was previously jointly owned with Russian aluminium producer Rusal.
- Oil | Cambo oilfield near the Shetland Islands may be developed after a corporate takeover. The oilfield could deliver up to 170m barrels of oil during its 25-year operational life.
- Shipping | The cost of insuring shipping through the Black Sea has increased 10%, surpassing the cost of chartering a ship.
- British Steel announced a £100/tonne increase on structural sections for all new orders, with immediate effect. It cited the “sustained high level of steelmaking costs” and “continued disruption in international trade flows”.