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Nickel prices

Below is a list of the nickel and nickel ore prices that are included in the base metals data package. To access these prices, request a call back.

Nickel prices

Symbol Description Frequency
MB-NI-0242 Nickel 4x4 cathode all-in price, delivered Midwest US,
US cents/lb
Daily
MB-NI-0240 Nickel 4x4 cathode premium, delivered Midwest US,
US cents/lb
Weekly
MB-NI-0001 Nickel 4x4 cathode premium, in-whs Rotterdam, $/tonne Weekly
MB-NI-0243 Nickel briquette all-in price, delivered Midwest US, US cents/lb Daily
MB-NI-0241 Nickel briquette premium, delivered Midwest US, US cents/lb Weekly
MB-NI-0002 Nickel briquette premium, in-whs Rotterdam, $/tonne Weekly
MB-NI-0093 Nickel fixing price for LME trade, rand/tonne Daily
MB-NI-0106 Nickel import arbitrage, $/tonne Daily
MB-NI-0107 Nickel import arbitrage, yuan/tonne Daily
MB-NI-0140 Nickel min 99.8% briquette warrant premium,
in-whs East Asia, $/tonne
Weekly
MB-NI-0138 Nickel min 99.8% briquette warrant premium,
in-whs Southeast Asia, $/tonne
Weekly
MB-NI-0142 Nickel min 99.8% full plate premium, cif Shanghai, $/tonne Weekly
MB-NI-0143 Nickel min 99.8% full plate premium, in-whs Shanghai,
$/tonne
Weekly
MB-NI-0139 Nickel min 99.8% full plate warrant premium,
in-whs East Asia, $/tonne
Weekly
MB-NI-0137 Nickel min 99.8% full plate warrant premium,
in-whs Southeast Asia, $/tonne
Weekly
MB-NI-0141 Nickel min 99.8% warrant premium, in-whs North Europe,
$/tonne
Weekly
MB-NIO-0001 Nickel ore 1.8% basis 15-20% Fe water content: 30-35%
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Weekly
MB-NI-0244 Nickel sulfate min 21%, max 22.5%; cobalt 10ppm max,
exw China, yuan/tonne
Weekly
MB-NI-0003 Nickel uncut cathode premium, in-whs Rotterdam, $/tonne Weekly

LME Nickel prices

Nickel
Nickel Date Value
LME Official Cash Ask ($/MT) 15 Jul $13,350.00
LME Official 3M Ask ($/MT) 15 Jul $13,450.00
LME Averages Cash Ask ($/MT) Jun 2019 $11,970.00
LME Averages 3M Ask ($/MT) Jun 2019 $12,034.25
LME Warehouse Stock (Close) 15 Jul 150,324
LME Warehouse Stock (+/-) 15 Jul -516
LME Volumes 15 Jul 150,741
(Data is from previous business day)
Fastmarkets nickel indicative closes
FastMarkets Nickel Indicative Closes Date Value
Nickel Cash (USD/MT) 15 Jul 13,585.00
Nickel 3M (USD/MT) 15 Jul 13,665.00
Nickel Cash (EUR/MT) 15 Jul 12,063.12
Nickel 3M (EUR/MT) 15 Jul 12,042.37
Nickel Cash (GBP/MT) 15 Jul 10,850.81
Nickel 3M (GBP/MT) 15 Jul 10,865.43
Nickel Cash (JPY/MT) 15 Jul 1,465,305.27
Nickel 3M (JPY/MT) 15 Jul 1,463,302.91
Nickel Cash (CNY/MT) 15 Jul 93,434.91
Nickel 3M (CNY/MT) 15 Jul 94,886.46
Nickel Cash (AUD/MT) 15 Jul 19,290.02
Nickel 3M (AUD/MT) 15 Jul 19,344.61
Nickel Cash (CHF/MT) 15 Jul 13,370.49
Nickel 3M (CHF/MT) 15 Jul 13,333.14
Nickel Cash (CAD/MT) 15 Jul 17,723.67
Nickel 3M (CAD/MT) 15 Jul 17,793.53
(Indicative Fastmarkets prices derived from LME data from the previous business day)