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Aqua Metals producing lead ingots at US recycling facility

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 13:48
Aqua Metals has overcome the technical hurdles of scaling up to commercial production volumes and has begun production of lead ingots at its recycling facility in the Tahoe Reno Industrial Complex, in the US state of Nevada.
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NORTH AMERICAN MORNING BRIEF 15/10: LME prices lower; Ali foundry report; Singapore import rebar price flat

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 12:50
The latest metal markets news and price moves to start the North American day on Monday October 15.
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SHFE vs LME physical arbitrage 15/10: Copper, aluminium, zinc, nickel

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 12:22
Arbitrage for copper, aluminium, zinc and nickel imported into China on Monday October 15*
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LIVE FUTURES REPORT 15/10: LME base metals prices follow Asian markets lower; lead’s momentum continues

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 11:20
Base metals prices on the London Metal Exchange were predominantly lower during morning trading on Monday October 15 due to a firm dollar index, while the lead price continued its recovery.
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ALUMINIUM FOUNDRY WRAP: Weakening automotive demand weighs on foundry demand; Germany premium falls

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 09:00
Aluminium foundry premiums were under pressure this month from weaker demand in the automotive industry, as the premium in Germany fell for the first time since February 2018.
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LIVE FUTURES REPORT 15/10: Firm dollar leaves most SHFE base metals prices down, except lead

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 05:45
Most base metals prices on the Shanghai Futures Exchange were little changed to weaker during Asian morning trading on Monday October 15, with a resurgent dollar putting downward pressure on the complex. Lead was the lone metal to record any price gains.
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EUROPEAN MORNING BRIEF 15/10: Weakness eyed in US Midwest Al premium; US secondary Al alloy prices under pressure; alumina prices down on Alunorte U-turn

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 05:00
Good morning from Fastmarkets MB’s offices in Asia as we bring you the latest news and pricing stories on Monday October 15.
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US Midwest P1020 premium stable; signs of drop ahead

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 22:57
The US Midwest aluminium premium has stayed put this week, but talk among market participants suggests that softening of the premium is a distinct possibility in the near future.
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Aluminium scrap price falls pressure US secondary Al alloy prices

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 22:48
Prices for the A380.1 and 319.1 secondary aluminium alloys fell in the United States on Thursday October 11, after pressure from depressed scrap aluminium prices spurred some discounted offers into the spot market.
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BATTERY RAW MATERIALS MARKET REPORT 12/10: Lithium carbonate prices down as buyers take cheaply-produced units

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 19:02
An overview of the battery raw materials markets and their price moves from the past week.
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LIVE FUTURES REPORT 12/10: LME base metals prices hold ground; lead up 2.5%

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 18:35
Movements in the prices of base metals on the London Metal Exchange were mostly upward at the close of trading on Friday October 12.
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NON-FERROUS WEEK IN BRIEF: LME Week news; Rusal extension; Alumina decline; Chuquicamata operating at reduced rate

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 16:55
Fastmarkets MB rounds up some of the key news and price moves across the global metal markets this week.
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LME WEEK 2018 - INTERVIEW: High premiums point to bullish future for copper – Atlantic Copper’s Targhetta

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 16:35
Rising copper premiums should forerun years of higher prices for the metal, Atlantic Copper chief executive officer Javier Targhetta said in an interview with Fastmarkets on Tuesday October 9 during LME Week in London.
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ALUMINA SNAPSHOT: Fob Australia index falls below $500/t following Alunorte decision

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 16:00
The Fastmarkets MB alumina index fob Australia dropped below $500 per tonne on Friday October 12 following the Brazilian government’s U-turn on an earlier decision, allowing the Alunorte alumina refinery to resume production at 50% capacity.
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LIVE FUTURES REPORT 12/10: Comex copper price on pace for positive finish

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 15:28
Comex copper prices gained in in the US morning on Friday October 12 amid technical buying and growing optimism for the approaching year-end.
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OFAC extends expiration date for Rusal wind-down to Dec 12 [UPDATED]

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 14:50
The US Treasury Department has further extended the expiration date of general licenses relating to UC Rusal until December 12.
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SHFE vs LME physical arbitrage 12/10: Copper, aluminium, zinc, nickel

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 14:15
Arbitrage for copper, aluminium, zinc and nickel imported into China on Friday October 12*
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NORTH AMERICAN MORNING BRIEF 12/10: Chuquicamata curbs operations; KIOCL eyes searborne market; China unwrought copper, imports at two-year high

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 12:00
The latest metal markets news and price moves to start the North American day on Friday October 12.
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LIVE FUTURES REPORT 12/10: LME base metals prices lifted by equity market bounce; tin loses momentum

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 11:06
The prices of base metals on the London Metal Exchange were for the most part higher during morning trading on Friday October 12, with prices stabilizing after a midweek sell-off resulted in Asian equity markets falling to a 19-month low and prompting risk-averse investors to curb buying.
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SHFE STOCKS REPORT 12/10: Zinc stocks soar 48.5%; nickel, tin buck trend

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 10:45
Base metal stocks at Shanghai Futures Exchange-approved warehouses had mixed outlooks, with zinc recording the biggest rise at 48.5% prior to the Golden Week holiday in China on September 28.
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