NORTH AMERICAN MORNING BRIEF 23/12: Base metals’ annus horribilis; CIS billet review; Chinese ferro-silicon export tax reduced

The latest metal markets news and price moves for the start of the North American day on Friday December 23.

Base metals prices were little changed on the London Metal Exchange on Friday December 23 as activity slowed, with few investors willing to take big positions ahead of the year-end holidays. "The overall underlying trends seem to remain bullish, but short-term profit-taking ahead of year-end seems to be weighing on prices," Metal...


Wei Jun Lau

December 23, 2016

12:45 GMT