ASIAN MORNING BRIEF: Key stories on March 24

Hello and good morning from Metal Bulletin's London offices, bringing you the key news and price moves at the start of the Asian day.

Lead prices soared in official trading on the London Metal Exchange on Monday March 23, following the cancellation of almost 100,000 tonnes of warrants – equal to about 50% of all lead stocks – in various locations.
Three-month lead settled at $1,810/1 per tonne compared with $1,775 per tonne at the open.
Three-month copper settled at $6,060/1 per tonne after starting the day at $6,053 per tonne.

Three-month aluminium settled at...


James Heywood

March 23, 2015

21:00 GMT