EUROPEAN MORNING BRIEF 12/28: SHFE copper surges; Chihong Zn&Ge to shut zinc smelters; Japan aluminium

Good morning from Metal Bulletin’s offices in Asia, bringing the latest news and pricing stories on Wednesday December 28.

LME nickel prices have followed in the footsteps of SHFE nickel and moved down during Asia’s morning trading session on Wednesday, as uncertainty surrounding China’s economic reforms for 2017 continued to weigh on base metal prices.
Metal Bulletin’s rolling report here.

Copper prices on the Shanghai Futures Exchange surged on Wednesday December 28 as longs piled in amid bargain hunting....

Published

Anna Xu

December 28, 2016

06:33 GMT

Shanghai