December 2011

Warehouses will increase rent on LME zinc

Warehousing companies approved by the London Metal Exchange (LME) will increase the rent they charge clients to store zinc at their facilities, according to a notice from the exchange on Friday December 30.

Warehouses increase rent on LME lead

Warehousing companies approved by the London Metal Exchange will increase the rent they charge on storing LME grade lead from April, according to a notice from the exchange on Friday December 30.

LME-approved warehouses will raise cobalt rent to 53 cents per day

Warehousing companies approved by the London Metal Exchange will increase the rent they charge on storing LME grade cobalt to 53 cents from April, according to a notice from the exchange on Friday December 30.

LME-approved warehouses set to increase rent for steel billet in April

London Metal Exchange (LME)-approved warehouses will increase their rents for steel billet from April 2012, according to data from the bourse.

LME-approved warehouses to increase nickel rent

Warehousing companies approved by the London Metal Exchange will increase the rent they charge clients to store nickel at their facilities, according to a notice from the exchange on Friday December 30.

Copper prices up in LME officials on positive US data

Copper prices rose during official trading on the London Metal Exchange on Friday December 30, buoyed by better-than-expected US housing market data.

LME billet three-month and cash officials rise at week end

Billet prices on the London Metal Exchange (LME) increased this week with both the cash and three-month contract bid/offer spreads narrowing further on Friday.

LME-approved warehouses will increase rent on aluminium

Warehousing companies approved by the London Metal Exchange will increase the rent they charge clients to store aluminium at their facilities by as much as 6 cents, according to a notice from the exchange on Friday December 30

LME-approved warehouses will raise copper rents

Warehousing companies approved by the London Metal Exchange will raise the rents they charge clients to store copper at their facilities, according to a notice from the exchange on Friday December 30.

2012 FORECAST: China’s rare earth export quotas, production to fall

China’s rare earth export quotas will fall in the first half of 2012 alongside domestic production, according to market participants polled by Metal Bulletin.