Lead concentrate TCs pare gains in December; zinc conc terms rise

The spot lead concentrate treatment charge (TC) dropped in December in the first downward movement for six months.

Lead concentrate TCs had tripled over the past half-year as an arbitrage that enticed Chinese buying for years finally closed.

Fastmarkets assessed lead spot concentrate TC, high silver, cif China at...


Anna Xu

Archie Hunter

December 30, 2019

14:43 GMT

Shanghai, London