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SHFE vs LME physical arbitrage 10/12: Copper, aluminium, zinc, nickel

1 hour 22 min ago
Arbitrage for copper, aluminium, zinc and nickel imported into China on Monday December 10*
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China alumina price slips for fourth consecutive week on easing market tightness

2 hours 2 min ago
Easing supply tightness in China’s alumina market continues to put significant pressure on the domestic alumina price and market players said they see possible further declines.
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PPC raises 2019 copper premium cif China by 19% – sources

2 hours 52 min ago
Japanese copper producer Pan Pacific Copper (PPC) has offered its Chinese customers copper cathode supply in 2019 at a premium of $86 per tonne cif Shanghai, a 19% increase on this year’s level, customers who have received the offer told Fastmarkets.
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EUROPEAN MORNING BRIEF 10/12: SHFE zinc leads the complex down; US Treasury moves Rusal deadline to Jan 21; Nov Cu blister copper RC drops

4 hours 35 min ago
Good morning from Fastmarkets MB’s offices in Asia as we bring you the latest news and pricing stories on Monday December 10.
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LIVE FUTURES REPORT 10/12: SHFE zinc leads the complex down amid disappointing domestic economic data

4 hours 56 min ago
All base metals prices, barring that of aluminium, on the Shanghai Futures Exchange fell during Asian morning trading on Monday December 10 amid disappointing economic data out of China.
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LIVE FUTURES REPORT 07/12: LME base metals prices recover amid relief rally in global equity markets; copper climbs 1.2%

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 19:15
Base metals prices on the London Metal Exchange were mostly higher at the close of trading on Friday December 7, supported by an uptick in equity indices while a softer US dollar index helped most three-month prices reverse Thursday’s losses.
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US must keep sanctions against EN+, Rusal until conditions met, senator's letter says

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 18:06
The United States Treasury must maintain its sanctions on companies associated with Oleg Deripaska until he relinquishes control of both EN+ and Rusal and receives no benefit from them, a senior US senator said.
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BATTERY RAW MATERIALS MARKET REPORT 07/12: Cobalt prices slump on year-end destocking

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 17:24
An overview of the battery raw materials markets and their price moves from the past week.
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Nov blister copper RC drops; benchmark negotiations still ongoing

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 13:59
Refining charges (RC) for blister copper imported into China dropped for the fifth consecutive month amid uncertainty over overseas supply and lower spot interest during annual negotiations.
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NORTH AMERICAN MORNING BRIEF 07/12: Copper price climbs in positive LME trading; CIS pig iron exports weaken; cobalt monthly review

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 12:15
The latest metal markets news and price moves to start the North American day on Friday December 7.
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Recylex begins clemency talks with Weser Metall debtors after lead production disappoints

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 12:06
European lead producer Recylex has opened talks with the debtors of its Weser Metall division after leveraged investments at the smelter there failed to result in expected production gains.
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LIVE FUTURES REPORT 07/12: LME base metals prices appreciate on weaker dollar, trade jitters; copper climbs 1.7%

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 11:42
Base metals prices on the London Metal Exchange were mostly higher during morning trading on Friday December 7, with copper topping complex gain amid a weaker dollar and resurgent trade tensions between the United States and China.
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SHFE STOCKS REPORT 07/12: Copper inventory drops 5% after higher domestic yuan premium encourages deliveries out

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 11:03
Base metal stocks on the Shanghai Futures Exchange were mostly lower week on week on Friday December 7, with copper stocks now 60% lower than the annual peak in March.
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METALS MORNING VIEW 07/12: Metals prices up after broader markets turn firmer

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 09:10
Three-month base metals prices on the London Metal Exchange were up across the board on Friday December 7, with average gains of 0.6%. But trading remained choppy while market participants await greater direction.
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SHFE vs LME physical arbitrage 07/12: Copper, aluminium, zinc, nickel

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 09:10
Arbitrage for copper, aluminium, zinc and nickel imported into China on Friday December 7*
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EUROPEAN MORNING BRIEF 07/12: SHFE base metals mixed; US No2 copper scrap price tightens; European ferro-moly price tracks oxide market higher

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 05:20
Good morning from Fastmarkets MB’s offices in Asia as we bring you the latest news and pricing stories on Friday December 7.
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LIVE FUTURES REPORT 07/12: SHFE base metals prices mixed while market awaits direction from US data

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 05:05
Base metals traded on the Shanghai Futures Exchange exhibited mixed movements during Asian morning trading on Friday December 7, with concerns over trade tensions between China and the United States continuing to dampen sentiment.
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LIVE FUTURES REPORT 06/12: LME base metals prices retreat amid falling equity markets; nickel closes below $11,000/t

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 18:46
Base metals prices on the London Metal Exchange were collectively lower at the close of trading on Thursday December 6, with downward pressure emerging across global equity indices in addition to a sharp downturn in oil futures, which tricked through to metals prices.
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LIVE FUTURES REPORT 06/12: Comex copper price suffers from equity rout spillover

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 15:22
Comex copper prices sank to a multi-week low in the US morning on Thursday December 6 with the recent equity market downturn suppressing the entire base metals group.
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