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Zinc Market Morning Review (2015-9-15)

China’s fixed assets investment in August hit a 15-year low, and investment in the property market rose 3.5%, also falling short of market expectations. This fueled concerns over China’s economy. When combined with weakening crude oil prices, market sentiment was ...

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Nickel Market Morning Review (2015-8-5)

LME nickel prices opened at USD 10,720/mt, then fluctuated between USD 10,700-10,800/mt. As the US dollar index fell in the afternoon, LME nickel prices pulled up and touched the 5-day moving average at one point, touching as high as  RMB 10,970/mt, but ...

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Nickel Market Morning Review (2015-7-31)

US Q2 growth released Thursday was up 2.3% MoM, lower than the 2.5% rise expected. But Q1 growth was revised upwardly from a 0.2% shrink to a 0.6% increase. This boosted the US dollar index. LME nickel prices opened at USD 11,290/mt, ...

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Nickel Market Morning Review (2015-7-28)

Profit at China’s large industrials decreased 0.3% YoY. US durable goods orders in June, however, rose 3.4% MoM, topping market expectations. But the US dollar index continued to fall. LME nickel prices opened at USD 11,305/mt, then hovered between USD 11,250-11,350/mt. China’s ...

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Zinc Market Morning Review (2015-7-6)

LME zinc prices opened at USD 2,030/mt last Friday, then fluctuated between USD 2,010-2,030/mt, and closed at USD 2,024/mt, down USD 3/mt or 0.15%. Trading volumes decreased 4,328 to 5,843 lots, and total positions grew 2,322 to over 300,000. LME zinc inventories ...

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Zinc Market Morning Review (2015-6-11)

LME zinc prices opened at USD 2,164.5/mt and surged to USD 2,191/mt. But weak market fundamentals, combined with mounting selling pressure allowed LME zinc prices to rolled back early day gains and dipped to USD 2,137.5/mt, and closed at USD 2,146.5/mt, down ...

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Zinc Market Morning Review (2015-6-4)

European Central Bank President Mario Dragi expressed his optimism toward eurozone economy, supporting the euro and pushing the US dollar index back down, which bolstered base metals prices. LME zinc prices bottomed at USD 2,145.5/mt then rose to stabilize at USD 2,165-2,175/mt, ...

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Base Metals Market Daily Review (2014-12-11)

Copper  Copper for February delivery on the Shanghai Futures Exchange, the most active contract, hovered at RMB 46,160/mt in Wednesday’s night session after starting at RMB 46,120/mt. The price of the SHFE 1502 copper contract then advanced to RMB 46,330/mt, ...

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SHFE Zinc Prices Close with Declines on Falling LME Zinc (Sept. 11, 2014)

SHFE 1411 zinc contract prices opened at RMB 16,335/mt on Wednesday evening, and soared with LME zinc prices to touch RMB 16,555/mt, then fluctuating between RMB 16,400-16,450/mt and closing at RMB 16,425/mt, up RMB 30/mt or 0.18%. Trading volumes decreased by 84,732 ...

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Base Metals Market Daily Review (2014-8-26)

Copper With the lack of guidance from LME copper, SHFE copper hovered in narrow ranges during Monday’s night session. Copper for October delivery, the most active contract on the Shanghai Futures Exchange, dipped to RMB 50,640/mt after starting at RMB ...

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