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    Mixed Movements Expected in Base Metal Prices This...

    (July 21, 3:05) A series of economic data will be due this week, and with strong speculative activities, b...

    China Jun. ROM Production Data Questionable, SMM S...

    (July 23, 3:39) Steelease, Shanghai Metals Market’s ferrous branch, finds that China’s June ROM output...

    China Aluminum Prices Rise on Falling Inventories,...

    (July 22, 6:49) Aluminum prices are now gathering up the rising momentum due mainly to falling inventories...



    China Aluminum Monthly June, 2014

    Aluminum ingot stocks in Shanghai, Wuxi, Nanhai, and Hangzhou totaled 840,000 mt as of July 10, down 191,000 m...

    China Iron Ore Weekly Monitor 20140722

    Last week, iron concentrate prices in China’s Liaoning and Inner Mongolia remained unimproved, but those in ...

    China Aluminum Industry Chain Weekly 20140721

    Base Metal Prices Mixed on China’s Q2 GDP and Anemic Domestic Demand

    China Lead Weekly 20140721

    Average Operating Rate at Chinese Lead-Acid Battery Producers Rises to 55.69% in June

    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

    2014 (7th) Nickel Summit

    The 2014 SMM Nickel Summit offers you insights into China’s nickel markets in 2013 and 2014, allowing you to have a better knowledge of supply and demand as well as the entire industry chain of nickel. | Mar 21 - 23, 2014

    2014 (9th) SHANGHAI COPPER & ALUMINUM SUMMIT-Aluminum

    SMM China Copper and Aluminum Summit had broad influence and famousness, and it becomes a famous international conference brand step by step in China. About 800 participants will attend the conference every year where you can meet some potential business partners. | Mar 19 - 21, 2014

    2014 (9th) SHANGHAI COPPER & ALUMINUM SUMMIT-Copper

    SMM China Copper and Aluminum Summit had broad influence and famousness, and it becomes a famous international conference brand step by step in China. About 800 participants will attend the conference every year where you can meet some potential business partners. | Mar 19 - 21, 2014

    Metal prices

    (Unit:RMB/mt)

    Product Price Average Change Date
    Copper 50250-50050 50150 320 Jul 22
    Yangshan Copper 95-80 (USD/mt) 87.5 -12.5 Jul 22
    Aluminum 14100-14060 14080 240 Jul 22
    Lead 14050-13950 14000 50 Jul 22
    Zinc 17050-16950 17000 370 Jul 22
    Tin 140000-138500 139250 250 Jul 22
    Nickel 129400-128900 129150 2450 Jul 22

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    SMM Index (Unit:RMB/mt) Jul 23 , 2014

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