EUROPEAN MORNING BRIEF 20/03: US Al billet upcharge, alloy prices; South Korean ferro-vanadium import duties; PPS nickel tender

Good morning from Metal Bulletin’s offices in Asia as we bring you the latest news and pricing stories on Monday March 20.

Zinc prices on the Shanghai Futures Exchange were higher during Asian morning trading on Monday, amid expectations of a supply shortage following an announcement by Chinese zinc smelters that they would bring about maintenance procedures affecting 540,000 tonnes of annualised production for an unspecified period of time. Check Metal Bulletin’s live futures report here. South Korea’s Public Procurement Service (PPS) has...


Vivian Teo

March 20, 2017

05:00 GMT