SHFE STOCKS REPORT 17/05: Lead inventories spike by 15%, rest of complex post marginal falls

Lead stocks held in Shanghai Futures Exchange-approved warehouses leapt by approximately 15% week on week on Friday May 17 due to weak demand.

SHFE lead stocks totaled 36,993 tonnes on May 17, up 4,799 tonnes from 32,194 tonnes on May 17, reflecting a weak domestic market while the import window was closed, according to market participants. The largest inflow this week was registered at Zhejiang Tianchuan’s warehouse in Zhejiang, with 3,156 tonnes of the...


Karen Ng

May 17, 2019

15:52 GMT