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LME Official Prices ($/MT)
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Copper6850.006820.50
Aluminium1958.502001.00
Zinc2255.002263.00
Lead2103.002115.00
Nickel18255.0018350.00
Tin21150.0021150.00
Al Alloy2115.002125.00
NASAAC2280.002315.00
Steel Billet450.00465.00

(Data is from previous business day)

Sample Base Metals News

LME MORNING - Metals struggle to stem downside, prices bump near multi-week lows
Base metals were battling to stave off downside pressure during Tuesday LME premarket trading, wit...
16-09-2014 MHayes More
Base metals end mixed; bearish FDI number weigh on markets - SHFE CLOSE
Base metals trading on the Shanghai Futures Exchange (SHFE) closed mostly lower barring copper, as j...
16-09-2014 LynetteTan More
LME OPEN - Base metals mostly firmer ahead of FOMC
The base metals open firmer in the London pre-market session on Tuesday, modestly recouping lossess ...
16-09-2014 Eddie vanderWalt More
Metals find support, prices get some lift - METALS MORNING VIEW
Data out Overnight – China Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (ytd/y) fell 1.8%, previous -0.4% Th...
16-09-2014 WAdams More
Metals trim losses; spread activity active as prompt date looms - ASIA METALS
Base metals recovered some of its losses from Monday ahead of active spread activity seen before t...
16-09-2014 LynetteTan More
Base metals prices struggle on weak Chinese data ahead of Sept prompt - LME MORNING
Base metals felt the brunt of more disappointing Chinese data in Monday's LME premarket, with inve...
15-09-2014 IWalker More
China data weighs; base metals prices could see more downside - SHFE CLOSE
Base metals closed in the negative on Monday, after Chinese data out over the weekend raised conce...
15-09-2014 LynetteTan More

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Latest Base Metals Research from FastMarkets Professional

Metals find support, prices get some lift - METALS MORNING VIEW by WAdams - 16-09-2014
Data out Overnight – China Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (ytd/y) fell 1.8%, previous -0.4% Th...
Poor Chinese data weighs on base metals prices - METALS MORNING VIEW by WAdams - 15-09-2014
The base metals consolidated on Friday with average gains of 0.4 percent, with tin leading the reb...
METALS MORNING VIEW - Base metals consolidating again - driven by rise nickel price by WAdams - 12-09-2014
The base metals had another go at pushing lower yesterday, but once again the lower levels attract...
Base metals prices resume their weaker tone - METALS MORNING VIEW by WAdams - 11-09-2014
The base metals prices remained under pressure on Wednesday, but by the close the metals had found...
Technical Analysis - Lead - Falling fast by WAdams - 10-09-2014
We think lead is experiencing some stale long liquidation, which we feel will lead to a lower buying opportunity....
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