June 2015

COMMENT: Nickel price plunge highlights wildly different fundamental views

Nickel prices were today hovering at their lowest level since 2009, having been weighed down for months by surging London Metal Exchange stocks of the soldering metal and poor demand indicators. But outlooks are diverging.

Rolling LME/SHFE price report 30/06: Base metals prices under pressure across LME complex

Welcome to the rolling base metals price report, tracking the Shanghai Futures Exchange and London Metal Exchange markets on Tuesday June 30. This article will be updated throughout the day with the latest on prices, comments, economic data and analysis.

NORTH AMERICAN MORNING BRIEF: Key news so far on Tuesday June 30

The latest news stories from the metals markets to start the day in North America on June 30.

SHFE vs LME arbitrage: copper, aluminium, zinc

Arbitrage for copper, aluminium and zinc imported into China*

ASIAN MORNING BRIEF: Key updates on Tuesday June 30

The latest metal market news to start the day in Asia on Tuesday June 30.

Rolling LME/SHFE price report 29/06: Three-month nickel ends $605 down compared with Friday's close

Welcome to the rolling base metals price report, tracking the Shanghai Futures Exchange and London Metal Exchange markets on Monday June 29. This article will be updated throughout the day with the latest on prices, comments, economic data and analysis.

SHFE approves Norilsk metal for delivery against futures contracts [UPDATE]

The Shanghai Futures Exchange has approved metal produced by Norilsk Nickel for delivery against its futures contracts, the exchange said.

NORTH AMERICAN MORNING BRIEF: Key news so far on Monday June 29

The latest metal market prices and news for the North American morning on Monday June 29.

SHFE vs LME arbitrage: copper, aluminium, zinc

Arbitrage for copper, aluminium and zinc imported into China*

Rolling LME/SHFE price report 26/06: Base metals drift ahead of crucial Greece meeting

Welcome to the rolling base metals price report, tracking the Shanghai Futures Exchange and London Metal Exchange markets on Friday June 26.