Tin Beating All Metals on Fourth Year of Shortages

Tin Beating All Metals on Fourth Year of Shortages

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A bucket of tin ore is seen on Batu Belubang beach, Bangka Island, Indonesia. Global demand for the metal used in solder and packaging will reach about 361,000 tons in 2013, compared with supply of around 357,000 tons, Morgan Stanley estimates.