GLOBAL ZINC & LEAD WRAP: Zinc premiums flat on weak spot demand; lead premiums up in Taiwan

Zinc premiums remained largely flat in inactive spot markets across the globe as participants rushed to reach agreement on annual contacts before seasonal holidays, while lead premiums edged up slightly in Taiwan, in line with long-term contract terms that were pushed up by expected rise in import demand from China.

Zinc premiums were steady across the globe when spot demand runs low at the end of the year  Taiwan’s lead premium went up slightly amid expectations for higher...

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Echo Ma

Millicent Dent

Vivian Teo

Julian Luk

December 13, 2017

14:47 GMT

London