LIVE FUTURES REPORT 12/11: LME lead price down 4% from November high, zinc follows lower

Lead`s three-month price dropped almost 2% during the London Metal Exchange closing trade session on Monday November 12, followed by a 1% drop in the three-month zinc price.

Lead`s three-month price dropped almost 2% during the London Metal Exchange closing trade session on Monday November 12, followed by a 1% drop in the three-month zinc price. 
Lead futures closed at $1,929 per tonne, down 4% from last week`s high when the price jumped to $2,008.50 per tonne following the halting of Nyrstar`s furnaces at its Port Pirie smelter in South Australia.

Today, Nyrstar`s shares plunged by around 57% on Euronext after a report published by the Dutch...

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Hassan Butt

Sofia Okun

November 12, 2018

18:05 GMT

London