GLOBAL TIN WRAP: US premiums surge on LME price spike, short supply and improved demand

US tin premiums rose in the week to Tuesday November 17, buoyed by a surge in LME prices, tight supply and resurgent spot demand.

  • US premiums climb for first time since Sept 22
  • Price swings convince European market participants to adopt wait-and-see stance
  • China market stagnant amid big discounts, scant import activity

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Karen Ng

Hassan Butt

Orla O'Sullivan

Sally Zhang

November 18, 2020

14:08 GMT

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