LIVE FUTURES REPORT 13/12: LME aluminium price shrugs off fresh 33kt inflow; nickel holds above $14,100/t

The three-month aluminium price on the London Metal Exchange was higher across morning trading on Friday December 13, with price action unaffected by a fresh inflow of some 32,975 tonnes, while nickel futures maintained gains made over the week.

Aluminium’s outright price on the LME was recently seen at $1,776.50 per tonne, little moved from Thursday’s closing price of $1,775 per tonne. Turnover in the light metal was moderately low over the morning, with just over 2,000 lots exchanged as of 9am London time. This morning’s inflows were delivered into LME-registered warehouses in Asia, with some 27,575 tonnes sent into...


Hassan Butt

December 13, 2019

10:37 GMT