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    SMM Update of Chinese NPI Projects in Indonesia

    (April 17, 3:55) How Chinese NPI projects in Indonesia progress? Shanghai Metals Market gives you the lates...

    Lead Price May Extend Rebound on Tight Supply and Growing Long Positions

    (April 17, 2:18) Markets now expect lead prices to continue trending up on tightening supply.

    SHFE Nickel Prices closed at RMB 95,850/mt (Apr. 17, 2015)

    (April 17, 11:45) SHFE 1507 nickel contract prices opened at RMB 96,280/mt Thursday evening, and touched as ...



    China Steel Briefing 20150417

    The country’s finished steel exports will remain strong, against the backdrop of anti-dumping in overseas ma...

    China Nickel Monthly - March 2015

    Chinese NPI Projects in Indonesia: April Progress Update; SMM Sees China’s Stainless Steel Exports down 10% ...

    China Iron Ore Weekly Monitor 20150415

    China’s State Council decided to cut resource tax on iron mines to just 40% of the statutory rate, effective...

    China Aluminum Industry Chain Weekly 20150413

    Base Metal Prices to Hold Steady; the most active contract bounced back above RMB 13,200/mt later as some bear...

    2015 (10th) SHANGHAI COPPER & ALUMINUM SUMMIT - Copper

    Most popular industry summit! About 800 participants will attend the conference every year where you can meet some potential business partners. Interviews of industry insiders and visit to bonded warehouses in Shanghai Free Trade Zone to help you broaden the horizon and amass a large network of contacts! | Mar 25 - 27, 2015

    2015 (10th) SHANGHAI COPPER & ALUMINUM SUMMIT - Aluminum

    Most popular industry summit! About 800 participants will attend the conference every year where you can meet some potential business partners. Interviews of industry insiders and visit to bonded warehouses in Shanghai Free Trade Zone to help you broaden the horizon and amass a large network of contacts! | Mar 25 - 27, 2015

    2014 China Nonferrous Metals Industry Annual Conference

    The annual conference, attracting over 1,000 market players in nonferrous metals industry each year, will bring togeher the best of brains to share their insights and unique perspectives. It is a golden opportunity you shoud never miss. | Nov 23 - 24, 2014

    2014 (9th) Lead & Zinc Summit

    9 Years of experience in conference arrangement, 17 Years of industry engagement, 500+ participants, most popular communication platform in lead & zinc industry H1 2014! | May 21 - 24, 2014

    Metal prices

    (Unit:RMB/mt)

    Product Price Average Change Date
    Copper 43580-43460 43520 390 Apr 16
    Yangshan Copper 70-50 (USD/mt) 60 0 Apr 16
    Aluminum 13040-13000 13020 60 Apr 16
    Lead 13250-13150 13200 100 Apr 16
    Zinc 16480-16380 16430 170 Apr 16
    Tin 115000-111500 113250 -750 Apr 16
    Nickel 95500-93700 94600 550 Apr 16

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    SMM Index (Unit:RMB/mt) Apr 17 , 2015

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