NORTH AMERICAN MORNING BRIEF 17/03: LME Al stocks at 2008 low, SHFE stocks rise; Chinese electrolytic Al production

Key news and price moves to get you off to a good start during the North American morning on Friday March 17.

Base metals apart from nickel were all in positive territory in LME trading on Friday March 17, with aluminium gaining ground after inventories fell below 2 million tonnes for the first time since December 2008. Check out Metal Bulletin’s live futures report here. And here's how things looked at 11.55 am UK time. ...


Mark Shaw

March 17, 2017

12:00 GMT