Index
SMMI(Apr.7)
1,815(+36+2.0236%)
SMMI.PM(Apr.7)
2,094.24(+46.64+2.2778%)
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Rates
USD / RMB(Apr.7)
7.0823(-0.0112-0.1579%)
EUR / RMB(Apr.7)
7.6553(-0.0138-0.1806%)
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Products
Price Range
Avg
Change
Unit
Date
#1 Refined Cu
40,800-40,860
40,830
+1,090
RMB/mt
Apr 7, 2020
Aluminum Ingot
11,620-11,660
11,640
+50
RMB/mt
Apr 7, 2020
#1 Lead
14,000-14,100
14,050
+75
RMB/mt
Apr 7, 2020
0# Zinc
15,880-15,980
15,930
+420
RMB/mt
Apr 7, 2020
#1 Tin Ingot
124,500-127,500
126,000
+1,250
RMB/mt
Apr 7, 2020
SMM #1 Nickel
93,300-95,300
94,300
+600
RMB/mt
Apr 7, 2020
T/C for Domestic Lead Concentrate
2,000-2,400
2,200
-200
RMB/mt
Apr 1, 2020
T/C for Imported Lead Concentrate
140-160
150
-20
US$/dry mt
Apr 1, 2020
Refined Cobalt
240,000-255,000
247,500
-3,500
RMB/mt
Apr 7, 2020
Yangshan Copper Premium(Bill of Lading)
68-80
74
+7
USD/mt
Apr 7, 2020
Yangshan Copper Premium(Warehouse Warrant)
70-82
76
+6
USD/mt
Apr 7, 2020
Nickel mining in Surigao del Norte, Philippines, remains suspended as the region recorded its first COVID-19 case
Nickel mining in Surigao del Norte province, the Philippines has yet to resume, SMM learned, even as a large local miner said Monday its two units in the region will resume ore shipments.
04:09PM Apr 7, 2020
Silicon producers in Chongqing mull production cuts on falling prices
Low-grade silicon producers in South-central China’s Chongqing are mulling production curtailments, as the decline in prices shows no signs of easing despite low social inventories.
02:35PM Apr 7, 2020
China Southern Power Grid to invest 25.1 billion yuan for charging facilities construction in 4 years
The state-owned China Southern Power Grid company has planned to accelerate its investment in new energy vehicle charging facilities in the coming years, as part of the move to develop "new infrastructure" projects for boosting sustainable growth of the economy. 
04:50PM Apr 2, 2020
A Chinese copper smelter entered month-long maintenance for April
A copper smelter in south-west China has put its facilities into month-long maintenance as scheduled, sources told SMM. 
02:43PM Apr 2, 2020
US extended countervailing duties on China's steel wire rod
The US will continue to levy countervailing duties on carbon and certain alloy steel wire rod from China, according to the final determination on the first five-year sunset review on the CVD order by the Department of Commerce released on March 30.
11:49AM Apr 2, 2020
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MMi Daily Iron Ore Report (April 7)
A total of 86 vessels carrying 13.43 million mt of iron ore arrived at major Chinese ports during March 29 to April 4, SMM estimates. This was up 2.43 million mt from the prior week, and up 1.35 million mt from the same period last year.
06:12PM Apr 7, 2020
Data: SHFE, DCE market movement (Apr 7)
The following table shows the ferrous and nonferrous metals movement on the SHFE and DCE on April 7, 2020
03:55PM Apr 7, 2020
Iron ore arrivals at Chinese ports gained 2.43 million mt on week
A total of 86 vessels carrying 13.43 million mt of iron ore arrived at major Chinese ports during March 29 to April 4, SMM estimates.
03:18PM Apr 7, 2020
Zinc social inventories rose 4,800 mt over weekend
Zinc inventories in China rose over the weekend that was extended by the Qingming Festival, as downstream consumers held back on procurement while arrivals remained normal. SMM data showed that social inventories of refined zinc ingots across Shanghai, Tianjin, Guangdong, Jiangsu, Zhejiang, Shandong and Hebei stood at 297,400 mt as of Tuesday April 7, up 4,800 mt from Friday April 3 but down 6,600 mt from Monday March 30.
02:02PM Apr 7, 2020
Primary aluminium inventories fell 41,000 mt over the holiday-extended weekend
SMM data showed that stocks across eight consumption areas in China, including SHFE warrants, decreased 41,000 mt from last Thursday April 2 to 1.635 million mt as of Tuesday April 7.
12:24AM Apr 7, 2020
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Publications
SMM has more than 50 professional industry analysts in copper, aluminum, lead, zinc, nickel, tin and minor metals, and are committed to providing in-depth, professional, as well as timely reports and research.
Besides, over 80 steel professionals engaged in China's steel industry. They have been working on the weekly report China Steel Briefing, the monthly report China Steel PMI-Monthly, a survey of steel downstream.
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2019 SMM London Metals Seminar
2019 SMM London Metals Seminar
Oct 29, 2019
London, England
China International Industry Fair New Materials Forum
China International Industry Fair New Materials Forum
Sep 19 - 20, 2019
Shanghai·China
9th Secondary Lead-acid Battery Industry Summit
9th Secondary Lead-acid Battery Industry Summit
Aug 22 - 23, 2019
Nangchang·China
6th SMM seminar with Bloomberg
SMM's metals seminar during Singapore Iron Ore Week, at the Fullerton Hotel set a big success. In fact, the event marked the launch of SMM’s new price index business – MMi – and feature industry leaders and experts addressing the hottest issues facing th
May 22, 2018
Singapore