HOTLINE: Massive metal deliveries show LME stocks still worth talking about

These days, the market tends not to take much notice when huge slugs of metal appear on the London Metal Exchange.

But shoving 200,000 tonnes of the aluminium on to warrant still has the power to shock – and to spawn explanations that are by turns mundane, sensational and ridiculous.

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Jethro Wookey

Mark Burton

Chloe Smith

March 20, 2014

14:59 GMT

London