September 2018

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 26/09: LME Al price unmoved by 32,000t fresh cancelation; rest of complex mostly higher

Base metal prices on the London Metal Exchange were predominantly higher during morning trading on Wednesday September 26 amid a downturn in the dollar index, although trade tensions continue to stifle commodity investment.

SHFE vs LME physical arbitrage 26/09: Copper, aluminium, zinc, nickel

The arbitrage for copper, aluminium, zinc and nickel imported into China on Wednesday September 26*

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 26/09: SHFE base metals consolidate ahead of FOMC meeting

Base metals prices on the Shanghai Futures Exchange were mixed during Asian morning trading on Wednesday September 26, with many investors taking to the sidelines ahead of the US Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting later.

WEEKLY BASE METAL PREMIUMS REPORT: 25/09

A summary of base metals premiums from across the globe for the week to Tuesday September 25.

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 25/09: Dollar weakness fails to prompt LME base metals price gains; Ali firm

Base metals prices on the London Metal Exchange were mostly lower at the close of trading on Tuesday September 25, with dollar weakness having little effect against the market impact of further tariffs between the US and China.

PRICING NOTICE: Metal Bulletin raises minimum tonnage for European zinc premium assessments

Metal Bulletin has raised the minimum tonnage for the assessments of its zinc premiums for European countries to 100 tonnes from 25 tonnes.

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 25/09: Comex copper flat, dollar weakness persists

Comex copper prices were little changed Tuesday September 25 morning in the US, with market participants awaiting further clarity on the ongoing trade war.

PEOPLE MOVES: Nizi recruits Luis Dedios from Cliveden to concentrates team

Luxembourg trader Nizi International has recruited Luis Dedios, formerly of Cliveden, to help diversify the company’s refined-product focused portfolio into a raw materials business.

SHFE vs LME physical arbitrage 25/09: Copper, aluminium, zinc, nickel

The arbitrage for copper, aluminium, zinc and nickel imported into China on Tuesday September 25*

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 25/09: LME base metals dip on US-China trade rift; zinc supported despite 2% drop

The prices of base metals on the London Metal Exchange were lower across the board during morning trading on Tuesday September 25, with the recent exchange of trade tariffs between the United States and China continuing to stagger market activity.