May 2015

Rolling LME/SHFE price report 29/05: Base metals prices finish the week on a weak note

Welcome to the rolling base metals price report tracking the Shanghai Futures Exchange and London Metal Exchange markets on Thursday May 28. This article will be updated throughout the day with the latest on prices, comments, economic data and analysis.

Fanya launches online financing platform Fanrong

The Fanya Metal Exchange’s online financing platform started operation on Friday May 29.

SHFE vs LME arbitrage: copper, aluminium, zinc

Arbitrage for copper, aluminium and zinc imported into China*

ASIAN MORNING BRIEF: News and price moves on May 29

Key news and price moves to get you off to a good start during the Asian morning on May 29.

Rolling LME/SHFE price report 28/05: Cu, Al prices regain some strength; Sn, Ni edge down

Welcome to the rolling base metals price report tracking the Shanghai Futures Exchange and London Metal Exchange markets on Thursday May 28. This article will be updated throughout the day with the latest on prices, comments, economic data and analysis.

Nickel premiums up in China on hopes that SHFE will approve foreign brands

Premiums for imported nickel rose quickly in China this week, amid growing hopes for approval of foreign brands for settlement against the Shanghai Futures Exchange nickel contract.

SHFE vs LME arbitrage: copper, aluminium, zinc

Arbitrage for copper, aluminium and zinc imported into China*

EUROPEAN MORNING BRIEF: Key stories on May 28

Good morning from Metal Bulletin’s offices in Asia, bringing the latest news and pricing stories affecting the metals market.

ASIAN MORNING BRIEF: News and price moves on May 28

Key news and price moves to get you off to a good start on May 28.

Rolling LME/SHFE price report 27/05: Cu, Al prices down further in LME kerb; Ni, Sn see gains

Welcome to the rolling base metals price report tracking the Shanghai Futures Exchange and London Metal Exchange markets on Wednesday May 27. This article will be updated throughout the day with the latest on prices, comments, economic data and analysis.