MJP OUTLOOK: Where will the Q1 MJP aluminium premium go?

The mating season for next quarter’s Asian benchmark started this week with expectations that first-quarter main Japan port (MJP) aluminium premiums could rise by another $20-30 per tonne.

The MJP premium for the present quarter settled at a record $420 per tonne.
Major aluminium producers, traders and buyers in Japan will start their negotiations next week.

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Shivani Singh

November 27, 2014

12:45 GMT