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    Base Metals to See Diverging after Tuesday’s Surge, SMM Says

    (October 26, 9:54) Base metal prices on the SHFE are expected to diverge on Wednesday after Tuesday’s cross...

    World Bank Expects Zinc to Top Gains in 2017

    (October 26, 7:34) World Bank raised its 2017 price outlook for metals and oil in its latest Commodity Market...

    China Baiyin to Build 1 Mln tonne-Stainless Steel Plant in Philippines

    (October 26, 4:52) China’s Baiyin Nonferrous Group will build an integrated #200 stainless steel plant in t...

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    • Is Nickel Setting Up For a New Rally?
    • Most base metals fell this month, pressured by a rising US dollar. Meanwhile, Nickel prices traded almost flat. Why does this matter? This means that despite downward pressure in the metal complex thi
    • Oct 26 2016

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    • Indian Gold demand likely to advance in coming months
    • Gold consumption per capita for key markets China and India are still relatively small, but are expected to rise, said analysts at Citi in a research note on their takeaways from last week’s London Bu
    • Oct 26 2016
    • Now Is The Time To Acquire Gold Projects - Brent Cook
    • Gold prices are expected to struggle to the end of the year as the market prepares for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates in December, but one mining analyst continues to see potential in the
    • Oct 26 2016
    • Dollar takes some shine away from Gold
    • While gold futures have been a strong performer in 2016, prices lately have run up against some headwinds from the stronger US dollar, said optionsXpress.
    • Oct 25 2016


    • US issues final dumping duties on Steel pipe from UAE
    • The US Department of Commerce on issued an affirmative final determination in its antidumping investigation of circular welded carbon-quality steel pipe from Oman, Pakistan, the UAE and Vietnam, and i
    • Oct 26 2016

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    Metal prices


    Product Price Average Change Date
    Copper 38250-37970 38110 520 Oct 25
    YangShan Copper Premium 95-85 (USD/mt) 90 5 Oct 25
    Aluminum 13940-13900 13920 460 Oct 25
    Lead 16200-16050 16125 400 Oct 25
    Zinc 19130-19030 19080 820 Oct 25
    Tin 133500-133000 133250 2000 Oct 25
    Nickel 81300-80700 81000 1300 Oct 25

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