MJP aluminium stock rise slows in September 2019

Primary aluminium stocks at the three main Japanese ports (MJP) of Osaka, Nagoya and Yokohama rose by 0.1% month on month in September 2019, according to data released by major Japanese trading house Marubeni Corp on Monday October 21.

Aluminium stocks at the three ports totaled 326,700 tonnes on September 30, up 600 tonnes from the end of August, marking the fourth consecutive monthly stock increase in the region. MJP aluminium stocks rose by 2.7% year on year in September from 318,200 tonnes across the three ports in the same month of 2018. Aluminium stocks in Nagoya grew by 2,000 tonnes month on month to 154,100...

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Amy Hinton

October 21, 2019

17:53 GMT

London