— Michael Overlander (@Moverlander)
June 23, 2014
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the floor can be developed.
Aluminium prices on the LME broke through $1,900
per tonne —
and then moved down again
The ceo of a large smelter in the Gulf told Metal
Bulletin’s Jethro Wookey that his company’s focus would remain on
He was talking at about the same time that Alcoa spent $2.85 billion to buy a downstream
in the aerospace sector.
Third-quarter aluminium premiums in Japan have now been settled
at levels between $400 and $405 per tonne cif
, well up on the
levels of the second quarter. Check out the recent spot premium
levels in Japan here
in Europe slid lower through the week on trader
, while molybdic oxide in China was also under pressure
A prospector in Australia has switched from gold to zinc.
Glencore appointed senior Sherritt executive Patrice Merrin as a non-exec
Jianhong Wei, the chairman and ceo of Tongling Nonferrous, one
of China’s largest copper smelters, died in a fall from a building
to have been a suicide.