March 2016

UK secondary aluminium prices up on strong exports

UK secondary aluminium prices tightened on Wednesday March 30 as sellers continued to do strong export business in both ingot and scrap raw material.

MB NON-FERROUS UK SCRAP AND FOUNDRY INGOT PRICE CHANGES

The following MB UK non-ferrous scrap and foundry ingot prices changed on Wednesday March 30:

METAL BULLETIN DAILY PDFs

Daily PDFs will be downloadable until Friday March 25. After that, because of the UK’s Easter holidays, the next daily PDF will be downloadable on Wednesday March 30.

PRICING NOTICE: Metal Bulletin's pricing schedule for 2016

Download a PDF of the Metal Bulletin pricing schedule showing the days in the year ahead when price assessments will be rolled over, due to UK and Asian holidays.

MB NON-FERROUS UK SCRAP AND FOUNDRY INGOT PRICE CHANGES

The following MB UK non-ferrous scrap and foundry ingot prices changed on Wednesday March 23:

SHANGHAI LEAD & ZINC CONF: Chinese secondary lead industry growing strongly – CNIA

The use of secondary lead has been replacing the use of primary lead in China over the past five-year plan, as the country has battled lead pollution.

INTERVIEW – GARRY JONES: LME will expand incentive programmes into other metals, may include money managers

The London Metal Exchange will extend its incentive programmes into other metals and could broaden the scope of the schemes to include money managers, the exchange's ceo said.

IN FIGURES: China's base metals imports in February

Summary of China’s base metal imports figures for February.

MB NON-FERROUS EUROPEAN SCRAP PRICE CHANGES

The following MB non-ferrous European free market scrap prices changed on Friday March 18:

MB NON-FERROUS UK SCRAP AND FOUNDRY INGOT PRICE CHANGES

The following MB UK non-ferrous scrap and foundry ingot prices changed on Wednesday March 16: