LME volumes fall 5% year-on-year, but zinc keeps rising

The London Metal Exchange’s average daily volumes (ADVs) for May fell 5.1% year-on-year, as copper’s ADV fell by over 15%.

Last month, copper’s ADV was 136,306 lots, down 16.5% year on year. This follows a year-on-year drop of 13.5% in April and 13.1% in March. Zinc was one of the few metals to record a gain in...


Alice Mason

June 16, 2017

12:20 GMT