MJP aluminium stocks up 4% in April on Q2 peak period bookings

Primary aluminium stocks at the three main Japanese ports (MJP) of Osaka, Nagoya and Yokohama rose by 4% month on month at the end of April 2020, according to data released by major Japanese trading house Marubeni Corp.

Total aluminium stocks at the three ports stood at 309,000 tonnes on April 30, up by 11,900 tonnes from 297,100 tonnes at the end of March, figures released on Tuesday June 2 showed. This follows a 0.4% month-on-month decline in aluminium stocks in March.

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Karen Ng

June 03, 2020

10:35 GMT