EUROPEAN MORNING BRIEF 14/07: SHFE aluminium prices buoyed; nickel price forecast; Nevsun’s zinc output tumbles in Q2

Good morning from Metal Bulletin’s offices in Shanghai, bringing the latest news and pricing stories on Friday July 14.

Base metals traded on the Shanghai Futures Exchange (SHFE) were mostly lower during Asian morning trading on Friday, with only aluminium bucking the downtrend amid expectations of further production capacity shutdowns. Check Metal Bulletin’s live futures report here. Nickel prices are likely to remain broadly flat for the remainder of the year, as weak fundamentals have already...


Susan Zou

July 14, 2017

06:05 GMT