ASIAN MORNING BRIEF 21/04: Base metals gain; LME proposals; Freeport schedules shipments; Katanga governor steps down

The latest metals markets news and prices moves to start the Asian morning on Friday April 21.

Base metals prices were up at the close of trading on Thursday, with only lead posting a very marginal decline while zinc clawed back 3% from yesterday's close. Here's how the base metals prices looked at the end of kerb trading yesterday: Follow the day’s futures report, here. The London Metal Exchange’s discussion paper to be released early in May includes a proposal for an over-the-counter metals platform that could bring some volumes back to the...

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James Heywood

April 21, 2017

00:06 GMT

London