NORTH AMERICAN MORNING BRIEF 14/05: LME base metals lower; Afarak confirms Q1 loss on low ferro-chrome prices; US slab imports likely excluded from Section 232

The latest metal markets news and price moves to start the North American day on Monday May 14.

Base metals on the London Metal Exchange edged mostly lower during morning trading, with nickel and lead the only metals to record gains across the complex. Here is how the LME base metals complex looked at 12.09pm London time: For a snapshot of exchange news, check out our live futures report. Afarak has confirmed a first-quarter loss of €700,000 ($836,000) due to lower ferro-chrome prices, higher costs and a...


Tanya Ashreena

May 14, 2018

12:15 GMT