LME tin warrants climb more than 60% amid fresh inflows; questions on market tightness

Fastmarkets’ assessment of the tin warrant premium available on the London Metal Exchange climbed by more than 60% on Tuesday May 21, reaching its highest level on record amid a flurry of higher quality stock inflows.

This week, Fastmarkets’ assessment of 99.85% Southeast Asian tin warrants, on an in-warehouse basis, soared to $20-100 per tonne on May 22, from $15-30 per tonne a week earlier.


Hassan Butt

May 24, 2019

13:20 GMT