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ZINC RISES AS STOCKPILES DROP THE MOST SINCE 2007

  NEGOTIATOR’S TAKE: As zinc rises, expect galvanized steel products to follow suit.   04.11.16 – Largest decline in 8 years Zinc rallied with other industrial metals as inventories in warehouses tracked by the London Metal Exchange declined the most

METAL PRICES TO BOTTOM OUT: MOST ANALYSTS HOPEFUL

  NEGOTIATOR’S TAKE: It might be a good time to lock in prices for metal products.   February 2016 – The price collapse stops here When will base metal prices stop falling?  They have been trending lower for months, even

Dramatic rise in Zinc and Nickel prices in 2015

“Global supply and demand conditions for refined zinc are in deficit in 2014,” Scotiabank economist Patricia Mohr reports in August’s Scotiabank Commodity Index . “For nickel, the world supply and demand balance will shift into a marked deficit in 2015, as

Zinc advances to 3-year peak

Zinc for delivery in three months on the London Metal Exchange climbed as much as 1.1% to $2,288.75 per tonne, the highest since August 31st 2011 and traded at $2,286.75 in Hong Kong. The metal used for galvanizing steel has

Indonesia slaps ban on mineral ore exports

“The President has signed a decree stipulating that beginning January 12, all raw mineral or ores are banned from being exported,” Hatta Rajasa, the coordinating economic minister, said after a limited cabinet meeting led by President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono at

World’s metal slipping into the shadows

As of October, a record seven to ten million tons of aluminum were being housed in a hidden system of shadow warehouses, in countries as far apart as Malaysia and the Netherlands, according to estimates from several analysts. The amount

Toward a bull run for lead and zinc?

From aluminum to copper, prices of almost all metals have been in decline since the beginning of the year, plagued by stocks and surpluses. But two of them have moved in the opposite direction: lead and zinc prices are on the rise,