NORTH AMERICAN MORNING BRIEF 09/11: LME base metals gloomy; China export data strong; EY forecasts battery demand boost; LME ADV up 15% in Oct

The latest metal markets news and price moves to start the North American day on Friday November 9.

Base metals on the London Metal Exchange were mostly lower during morning trading on Friday November 9, failing to match upward momentum across Asian sessions amid strong economic data on Chinese exports.  The three-month lead price was the biggest loser, falling 2% from yesterday’s close to $1,965 per tonne despite stocks remaining at a nine-year low, with...

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Sofia Okun

November 09, 2018

12:50 GMT

London