Shruti Salwan is a Metals Analyst with Fastmarkets’ research wing providing essential market and analytical insight on steel-making raw materials and finished steel products. She has expertise in providing industrial and economic analysis, price projections, and fundamentals around supply-demand dynamics across different commodities. Prior to working for research, Shruti spent three years as a Market Analyst for Fastmarkets Industrial Minerals, assessing prices for non-metallic minerals including graphite and fluorspar. Besides being a principal contributor in researching and generating reports for several bespoke consultancy projects, Shruti has presented papers at several in-house and external influential events. Her work has been cited by globally renowned geological publications such as the United States Geological Survey (USGS), the British Geological Survey (BGS) and the Indian Bureau of Mines (IBM). Shruti holds a bachelor’s degree in English literature from Delhi University and an MBA degree from Institute of Management Technology, India.