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East Asian stainless steel market quiet amid sparse bids and offers

Base Metals Market - Thu, 12/27/2018 - 03:59
Import prices for stainless steel in East Asia moved up over the past week in the absence of low offers from certain mills, although trading activity remained muted amid soft demand due to the year-end holiday season.
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GEM to provide 170kt NCA precursor materials to South Korea's Ecopro

Base Metals Market - Wed, 12/26/2018 - 20:03
Chinese battery materials producer GEM has signed a memorandum with South Korea's Ecopro to supply the latter with 170,000 tonnes of nickel-rich nickel-cobalt-aluminium (NCA) precursor materials in the next five years, according to an announcement on Sunday December 23.
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2018 REVIEW: 10 things that defined the battery raw materials markets this year

Base Metals Market - Wed, 12/26/2018 - 07:30
The past 12 months have served as a reality check for the battery raw materials markets.
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EUROPEAN MORNING BRIEF 26/12: SHFE base metals prices mixed; chrome prices unchanged in China; Chinese wire rod export prices flat

Base Metals Market - Wed, 12/26/2018 - 04:55
Good morning from Fastmarkets MB’s offices in Asia as we bring you the latest news and pricing stories on Wednesday December 26.
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LIVE FUTURES REPORT 26/12: SHFE base metals prices diverge; Al finds support

Base Metals Market - Wed, 12/26/2018 - 04:45
Base metals prices on the Shanghai Futures Exchange were on divergent paths during Asian morning trading on Wednesday December 26, with aluminum registering the largest gain on news of further capacity cuts in China.
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LIVE FUTURES REPORT 25/12: Nickel leads SHFE base metals prices lower

Base Metals Market - Tue, 12/25/2018 - 04:10
Base metals prices on the Shanghai Futures Exchange during Asian morning trading on Tuesday December 25 were broadly down led by nickel amid bearishness from a challenging macro-economic environment.
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ASIAN MORNING BRIEF 25/12: Steel demand positive; China reducing Al capacity; Anglo American issues Brazilian production guidance

Base Metals Market - Tue, 12/25/2018 - 00:05
The latest news and price moves to start the Asian day on Tuesday December 25.
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WEEKLY BASE METAL PREMIUMS REPORT 24/12

Base Metals Market - Mon, 12/24/2018 - 21:50
A summary of base metals premiums from across the globe for the week to Monday December 24.
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LIVE FUTURES REPORT 24/12: Lead rises following large cancellation; Base metals dip in quiet trading before Christmas

Base Metals Market - Mon, 12/24/2018 - 16:55
Lead rose 1% by the close on the London Metal Exchange on Monday December 24, while the rest of the base metals inched lower in a mostly quiet session ahead of the Christmas holidays.
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PRICING NOTICE: Correction to Fastmarkets' ferro-nickel publication date

Base Metals Market - Mon, 12/24/2018 - 15:47
Fastmarkets MB has amended the date of publication of its monthly ferro-nickel cif China price to Monday December 31 instead of today after it was incorrectly published earlier due to a reporter error.
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SHFE vs LME physical arbitrage 24/12: Copper, aluminium, zinc, nickel

Base Metals Market - Mon, 12/24/2018 - 13:55
Arbitrage for copper, aluminium, zinc and nickel imported into China on Monday December 24*
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Market confidence unchanged by China’s additional 800kt Al output cut

Base Metals Market - Mon, 12/24/2018 - 11:00
Several of China's top smelters agreed to reduce another 800,000 tonnes of aluminium capacity in the coming days, Fastmarkets learned from the conference held in Nanning, Guangxi province in China on Friday December 21.
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LIVE FUTURES REPORT 24/12: LME base metals prices little moved while market quietens down for holidays; 30kt of lead cancelled in Europe

Base Metals Market - Mon, 12/24/2018 - 10:12
Base metals prices on the London Metal Exchange were little changed during morning trading on Monday December 24, with trading volumes low due to a number of participants being absent from the market for the Christmas holidays.
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EUROPEAN MORNING BRIEF 24/12: SHFE base metals prices mostly down; LME amends metal close-out schedule for second kerb session; Rio Tinto completes sale of Grasberg stake

Base Metals Market - Mon, 12/24/2018 - 04:40
Good morning from Fastmarkets MB’s offices in Asia as we bring you the latest news and pricing stories on Monday December 24.
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LIVE FUTURES REPORT 24/12: SHFE base metals prices mostly down; nickel outperforms

Base Metals Market - Mon, 12/24/2018 - 04:30
There was general weakness across the base metals traded on the Shanghai Futures Exchange during Asian morning trading on Monday December 24, with prices broadly down amid bearishness stemming from a challenging macro environment.
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EU approves 2019 duty-free import quotas for wide range of aluminium products

Base Metals Market - Mon, 12/24/2018 - 02:05
The European Union Council of Ministers has approved 2019 duty-free quotas for a range of aluminium imports whose production within the EU is insufficient to meet demand.
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