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Copper5505.005465.00
Aluminium1837.501847.00
Zinc2111.502115.00
Lead1843.501860.50
Nickel14785.0014825.00
Tin19250.0019200.00
Al Alloy1880.001890.00
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Steel Billet500.00500.00

(Data is from previous business day)

Sample Base Metals News

Base metals prices spurt higher on rumour of Chinese rate cut - LME MORNING
Base metal prices came off session lows in Friday's LME premarket amid talk of a Chinese rate cut, t...
30-01-2015 KRetourne More
Base metals prices end lower, Shanghai lead stocks fall to lowest in a year - SHFE CLOSE
Base metals trading on the Shanghai Futures Exchange (SHFE) ended Friday lower, with the copper pric...
30-01-2015 LynetteTan More
Metal prices lacking direction, copper negotiates recent multi-year low - ASIA METALS
Base metals traded mixed on Friday during Asian hours, with the copper price hovering near the $5,35...
30-01-2015 LynetteTan More
CHINESE WEBCAST - Base metals suffer as euro-sentiment sours
受到欧元持续走弱的影响,以及市场对欧元区经济不稳定性的担忧,有色金...
30-01-2015 ninalu More
Base metals softer as euro wobbles, copper price flops around $5,400/t - LME MORNING
Base metals prices struggled with souring sentiment and a weakening dollar in Thursday's LME premark...
29-01-2015 KRetourne More
Base metals prices lower on bullish Fed, strong dollar - ASIA METALS
Base metals opened lower in Asia this Thursday, as a bullish Fed drove the dollar higher, pressuring...
29-01-2015 LynetteTan More
FED FOCUS - 'Patient' FOMC is upbeat but acknowledges sluggish inflation
The Federal Reserve stayed the course on Wednesday, releasing a bland and mostly repetitive policy s...
28-01-2015 TJennemann More

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LME Week 2014

LME Week - Opera, karaoke and chasing the blues away by KRetourne - 23-10-2014
LME Week 2014 is drawing to a close, with metals market participants starting to return home to dige...
Chatter up and down the Lane - LME WEEK 2014 by MHayes - 22-10-2014
The annual LME Week, the metal world's biggest annual gathering, started on Monday with a busy five ...
LME WEEK 2014 - Chatter up and down the Lane by KRetourne - 22-10-2014
London 20/10/2014 - The annual LME Week, the metal world's biggest annual gathering, started on Mo...
Base metal prices lower, volumes low as LME Week kicks in - LME OPEN by LynetteTan - 20-10-2014
Base metals prices were mostly lower before the London open, with volumes lower than usual as the an...
LME WEEK 2014 WEBCAST - Hot topics of the week by KRetourne - 17-10-2014
LME Week 2014 kicks off where metal participants will arrive in London to discuss the industry LME C...

Sample Base Metals Research

Base metals on back foot, copper price falls - METALS MORNING VIEW by WAdams - 30-01-2015
Base metals were also under pressure yesterday with copper and lead leading the downside they were d...
Copper acting as a drag on the other base metals prices - METALS MORNING VIEW by WAdams - 29-01-2015
Metals started on a quiet note yesterday, then changed up a gear to set average gains at the day's h...
Copper's dip in price finds support again - METALS MORNING VIEW by WAdams - 28-01-2015
Market waiting for today's FOMC statement The base metals prices struggled again yesterday afte...
Technical Analysis - Aluminium - Rebound edges higher by WAdams - 27-01-2015
The sell-off in aluminium was looking overdone. We now expect prices to work higher.
METALS MORNING VIEW - Copper support retested, it generally held - some room for optimism by WAdams - 27-01-2015
S&P downgrades Russian debt to junk The base metals opened on a weak footing in London on M...

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