You are here

Metals Industry News

GLOBAL ALUMINIUM WRAP: US premium edges up on widening contango spread, other regions flat amid holidays

Base Metals Market - Wed, 05/08/2019 - 04:01
Aluminium premiums across the globe, barring those in the United States, were unchanged in the week ended Tuesday May 7 amid low liquidity due to holidays across Europe and Asia.
Categories: Metals Industry News

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from May 7

Base Metals Market - Wed, 05/08/2019 - 00:05
Here are five Fastmarkets MB stories you might have missed on Tuesday May 7 that are worth another look.
Categories: Metals Industry News

WEEKLY BASE METAL PREMIUMS REPORT 07/05

Base Metals Market - Tue, 05/07/2019 - 21:14
A summary of base metals premiums from across the globe for the week to Tuesday May 7.
Categories: Metals Industry News

HOTTER ON METALS: Trump tables fresh China tariffs

Base Metals Market - Tue, 05/07/2019 - 20:22
The temporary truce on tariffs between China and the United States could be over, injecting a new round of uncertainty into the global financial markets and suspending hopes that a resolution to the countries’ trade impasse was likely.
Categories: Metals Industry News

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 07/05: US-Sino trade uncertainty weighs on LME base metals prices; Ni dips below $12,000/t

Base Metals Market - Tue, 05/07/2019 - 17:27
London Metal Exchange base metals prices failed to rally during the afternoon session on Tuesday May 7, with the furor surrounding fresh trade tension between the United States and China serving only to exacerbate bearish market sentiment.
Categories: Metals Industry News

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 07/05: Comex copper lowers on trade worries, strong dollar

Base Metals Market - Tue, 05/07/2019 - 15:10
The United States copper price suffered another bout of selling pressure on Tuesday May 7 morning, with market participants increasingly pessimistic ahead of the Chinese and American trade talks.
Categories: Metals Industry News

Huey Evans appointed as first female chairperson of LME – sources

Base Metals Market - Tue, 05/07/2019 - 12:12
Gay Huey Evans will be the first female chairperson of the London Metal Exchange, replacing Brian Bender when he retires at end of the year, Fastmarkets understands.
Categories: Metals Industry News

Huey Evans appointed as first woman chairperson of LME – sources

Base Metals Market - Tue, 05/07/2019 - 12:12
Gay Huey Evans will be the first female chairperson of the London Metal Exchange, replacing Brian Bender when he retires at end of the year, Fastmarkets understands.
Categories: Metals Industry News

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 07/05: Trade jitters push LME base metals prices lower despite strong volumes; Cu holds below $6,200/t

Base Metals Market - Tue, 05/07/2019 - 10:20
Base metals prices on the London Metal Exchange were predominantly lower during morning trading on Tuesday May 7, with investors broadly risk-averse amid renewed trade tensions between the United States and China.
Categories: Metals Industry News

LME ASIA WEEK 2019: Shanghai Cu premiums remain weak, but less volatile following Tewoo financial woes

Base Metals Market - Tue, 05/07/2019 - 06:25
Copper premiums in Shanghai have become less volatile due to there being less financing demand in the market after one of China’s largest copper importers, Tewoo Group, began experiencing liquidity troubles in late March.
Categories: Metals Industry News

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 07/05: SHFE base metals prices rebound on news that US-China trade talks will go ahead; Cu up 0.8%

Base Metals Market - Tue, 05/07/2019 - 05:10
Base metals prices on the Shanghai Futures Exchange staged a broad rebound during morning trading on Tuesday May 7, with the market finding relief from news that a Chinese delegation will travel to Washington this week to continue trade talks with the United States.
Categories: Metals Industry News

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from May 6

Base Metals Market - Tue, 05/07/2019 - 00:05
Here are five Fastmarkets MB stories you might have missed on Monday May 6 that are worth another look.
Categories: Metals Industry News

LME ASIA WEEK 2019: How will aluminium premiums in North Asia fare in H2 2019?

Base Metals Market - Mon, 05/06/2019 - 18:38
With LME Asia Week now in full swing, Fastmarkets MB takes an in-depth look at one of the topics likely to dominate discussions at this year’s event: How will aluminium premiums in Japan and South Korea likely fare for the rest of the year?
Categories: Metals Industry News

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 06/05: Comex copper little changed to open week

Base Metals Market - Mon, 05/06/2019 - 16:19
Comex copper remained in a fixed range to open the week, with European market participants sidelined for a public holiday.
Categories: Metals Industry News

Shanghai-bonded Cu stocks edge up in April; Zn inventories continue to rise

Base Metals Market - Mon, 05/06/2019 - 05:45
Copper stocks in Shanghai-bonded warehouses rose slightly in April compared with March, while muted trading activity last month pushed the bonded warrant premium for the red metal to a 13-month low.
Categories: Metals Industry News

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 06/05: SHFE base metals prices tumble on Trump’s tariff threat; Cu down 2%

Base Metals Market - Mon, 05/06/2019 - 05:25
Base metals prices on the Shanghai Futures Exchange were all down heavily during morning trading on Monday May 6, after US President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods because US-China trade negotiations are moving “too slowly”.
Categories: Metals Industry News

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from May 3

Base Metals Market - Mon, 05/06/2019 - 00:05
Here are five Fastmarkets MB stories you might have missed on Friday May 3 that are worth another look.
Categories: Metals Industry News

PRICING NOTICE: Proposal to launch South America import Aluminium-Zinc Alloy coated steel coil prices

Base Metals Market - Fri, 05/03/2019 - 23:21
Fastmarkets MB proposes to launch a weekly price assessment of South America import aluminium-zinc alloy coated steel coil, reported on a dollar-per-tonne cfr South America basis.
Categories: Metals Industry News

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 03/05: LME Al dips below $1,800/t in low liquidity; zinc up 1.2%

Base Metals Market - Fri, 05/03/2019 - 18:00
Aluminium’s three-month price on the London Metal Exchange fell over 1% at the close of trading on Friday May 3, with downward pressure emerging amid more than 230,000 tonnes of inflows over the week, while continued US dollar strength deters investors.
Categories: Metals Industry News

BATTERY RAW MATERIALS MARKET REPORT 03/05: Cobalt hydroxide buyers resist higher payables as price stabilizes higher

Base Metals Market - Fri, 05/03/2019 - 17:55
An overview of the battery raw materials markets and their price moves.
Categories: Metals Industry News

Pages

Subscribe to Allied Metal Group aggregator - Metals Industry News
Site content copyright © The Allied Metal Group, Inc.