Primary producers

Metals news, prices, research and physicals for primary producers 
FastMarkets Professional can provide primary producers with a market data solution that is both functional and simple to use. In addition to metals prices, we offer the broadest physical premiums reporting service, news, research and data to keep you informed on what is happening in the industry and where the market is likely to be heading. We can provide a service that is tailored to display the pricing data, news and reports that are relevant to your company on mobiles, tablets and desktops.

Key Features

  • TC/RC reports

    FastMarkets provides treatment and refining charge reports on copper, zinc and lead, combining prices and qualitative analysis over multiple locations.
  • Weekly physical premium prices

    Weekly premium prices for LME-traded base metals – combining prices, stocks and qualitative analysis over multiple locations.
  • Live metal prices, FX and market data

    Receive live or delayed pricing data from the LME, CME and SHFE quickly as well as FX and additional market data. View available data
  • Metal industry news

    Timely and accurate news reports on the global metals market from our reporters in Singapore, London and Chicago. With a dedicated team covering the global physical markets.
  • Independent metals research

    Daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly reports with fundamental and technical analysis on all of the LME-traded base metals and the precious metals.
  • Mobile, tablet and desktop

    The FastMarkets Professional platform is easy to configure to your viewing needs, whether it is one or multiple screens on a desktop, or via a tablet or mobile phone. No software/app installation necessary.
  • Bespoke data feeds

    With FastMarkets Data Feeds we can take the market data you want, tailor it to your specific company needs and deliver it straight to your IT systems.
  • MyInstruments data feed builder

    This tool, unique to FastMarkets Professional, takes live market data (prices, FX rates, physical premiums) and combines it with your own rules to build custom data feeds.
  • Export to Excel

    Embed our live prices and other market data into your Microsoft Excel spreadsheets using the FastMarkets DDE server to create real-time pricing tools.