European zinc premiums increase yet again; Asian markets quiet ahead of holidays

Zinc premiums were on the rise in both Europe and the United States in the week to Tuesday January 18, while tightened availability continues to constrain spot markets in both areas, particularly in Europe.

European zinc premiums moved up, with offers for material heard at and above $400 per tonne. Tightness also contributes to rise in US zinc premiums, while lead premiums...


Julian Luk

Yasemin Esmen

Callum Perry

Jinfan Yang

January 19, 2022

12:03 GMT

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