LIVE FUTURES REPORT 03/04: LME aluminium contract closes below $1,500 amid low turnover

The London Metal Exchange three-month aluminium price briefly breached the $1,500 per tonne mark, with an intraday high of $1,505 per tonne, but closed at $1,481.50 per tonne on Friday April 3.

A little more than 9,100 aluminium lots were traded on Friday, and the underlying price remained under pressure despite an outflow of 2,550 tonnes across LME-registered warehouses. Overall aluminium inventory remained high on Friday, with a total stock of 1,207,925 tonnes in LME warehouses. A lack of meaningful production cuts, rising LME stocks as well as uncertain...

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Rijuta Dey Bera

April 03, 2020

17:07 GMT

New York