Base metals prices soften; aluminium, zinc drop over 2%

Base metals prices retreated on London Metals Exchange on Thursday May 5, with both aluminium and zinc registering daily declines of over 2%.

The three-month aluminium price closed at $2,953 per tonne, down by 2.14% from Wednesday, while zinc fell by 2.07% to $3,965 per tonne.

Softness in base metal prices is...

Published

Julian Luk

May 05, 2022

17:40 GMT

London