Three-month zinc settled at an official price of $2,050/52
per tonne, compared with an opening price of $2,069.50. The
contract found its high at $2,070.75 per tonne and traded to an
intraday low of $2,046. Zinc supply has tightened in the past
year leading to a drawdown in LME stocks, which had reached
over 1.2 million tonnes by late 2013. "A shift of inventory
from LME warehouses to off-warrant...