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China to boost manganese, vanadium markets

It’s not easy to think of manganese, a most unsexy metal, as a life-saver. But there are two spectacular examples of how using more manganese could have prevented thousands of deaths and why that history might trigger a manganese price revival this year.

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The Titanic, arguably the world's most famous shipwreck, could have been prevented if the rivets in the steel plates of its hull had contained additional manganese, saving 1,500 lives.