Rolling LME/SHFE price report 11/12: Large Ni delivery into Johor

Welcome to the rolling base metals price report, tracking the Shanghai Futures Exchange and London Metal Exchange markets on Friday December 11.

This article will be updated throughout the day with the latest on prices, comments, economic data and analysis.
LME closing update:
5PM Evening evaluations
  Closing price ($/t) Daily change (%) Week to date change (%)
Copper 4703 2.46 1.97
Aluminium 1490.5 0.03 -1.58
Zinc 1552 1.31 0.00
Lead 1726 1.05 2.43
Nickel 8685 1.70 -3.29
Tin 14600 0.41 -2.01

16:58 London time update:
There were more major stock moves for nickel on Friday, with 7,704 tonnes delivered in, against 1,254 tonnes delivered out. This marked the only delivery in, with a net rise of 6,420 tonnes to 406,308 in LME sheds.
16:19 London time update:
Erik Bay Gundersen is now head of aluminium trading at Mercuria. For the full story, click here.
14:28 London time update:

For now, base metals prices appear...


Claire Hack

Echo Ma

December 11, 2015

17:12 GMT

London, Shanghai