Wider losses to lower Yangshan copper import premiums

As of Feb 12, Yangshan copper premiums stood at $60-76/mt for warehouse warrants and $59-74/mt for bill of lading

Smm Insight

11:56:35AM Feb 13, 2019

Market commentary Copper Yangshan copper premiums
Low inventories, post-holiday demand to shore up copper prices

SHFE copper inventories stood at 142,700 mt as of Feb 1, up 23,000 mt from Jan 25

Smm Insight

08:06:53PM Feb 11, 2019

Market commentary Copper
Restocking demand lowers copper concentrate TCs

TCs for spot clean copper concentrate stood at $80-88/mt as of Friday Feb 1, down $7/mt from a week ago

Smm Insight

11:56:58AM Feb 02, 2019

Market commentary Copper Copper concentrate TCs
China copper downstream PMI falls to 48.43 ahead of CNY

SMM copper downstream PMI fell to 48.43 for Jan, down from 50.14 in Dec

Smm Insight

02:38:23PM Feb 01, 2019

Copper PMI
Smaller price spread between scrap, futures lowers copper scrap consumption in Dec

China's copper smelters and processors consumed some 201,000 mt of copper scrap in Dec, down 3.76% from Nov

Data Analysis

06:06:56PM Jan 23, 2019

Market commentary Copper scrap
Slack demand lowers 2018 operating rates across wire, cable producers

Rates averaged 81.73% in 2018, down 1.27 percentage points from 2017

Smm Insight

11:25:55AM Jan 07, 2019

Wire and cable Copper
China copper downstream PMI rebounds above 50 in Dec

Downstream copper industries grew moderately in Dec after they contracted for six consecutive months

Smm Insight

10:46:43AM Jan 02, 2019

Copper PMI
Economic slowdown, trade disputes to keep SHFE copper weak in Jan

The most-traded copper contract on the Shanghai Futures Exchange is likely to trade at 47,500-50,200 yuan/mt in Jan

Smm Insight

04:59:05PM Dec 28, 2018

Market commentary Copper
Weaker demand, high scrap prices lower Nov operating rates at scrap-using copper rod producers

The rates fell 2.17 percentage points month on month to stand at 59.37% in Nov

Data Analysis

11:29:24AM Dec 14, 2018

Operation update Copper Copper rod Copper scrap
Exclusive: China's base metals output in Nov

This is a roundup of China's base metals output in Nov

Smm Insight

06:43:57PM Dec 07, 2018

Production data Copper Alumina Aluminium Nickel Nickel pig iron NPI Nickel sulphate Lead Zinc Tin
Wider losses to lower Yangshan copper import premiums

Wider losses to lower Yangshan copper import premiums

As of Feb 12, Yangshan copper premiums stood at $60-76/mt for warehouse warrants and $59-74/mt for bill of lading

11:56:35AM Feb 13, 2019

Smm Insight

Market commentary Copper Yangshan copper premiums
Low inventories, post-holiday demand to shore up copper prices

Low inventories, post-holiday demand to shore up copper prices

SHFE copper inventories stood at 142,700 mt as of Feb 1, up 23,000 mt from Jan 25

08:06:53PM Feb 11, 2019

Smm Insight

Market commentary Copper
Restocking demand lowers copper concentrate TCs

Restocking demand lowers copper concentrate TCs

TCs for spot clean copper concentrate stood at $80-88/mt as of Friday Feb 1, down $7/mt from a week ago

11:56:58AM Feb 02, 2019

Smm Insight

Market commentary Copper Copper concentrate TCs
China copper downstream PMI falls to 48.43 ahead of CNY

China copper downstream PMI falls to 48.43 ahead of CNY

SMM copper downstream PMI fell to 48.43 for Jan, down from 50.14 in Dec

02:38:23PM Feb 01, 2019

Smm Insight

Copper PMI
Smaller price spread between scrap, futures lowers copper scrap consumption in Dec

Smaller price spread between scrap, futures lowers copper scrap consumption in Dec

China's copper smelters and processors consumed some 201,000 mt of copper scrap in Dec, down 3.76% from Nov

06:06:56PM Jan 23, 2019

Data Analysis

Market commentary Copper scrap
Slack demand lowers 2018 operating rates across wire, cable producers

Slack demand lowers 2018 operating rates across wire, cable producers

Rates averaged 81.73% in 2018, down 1.27 percentage points from 2017

11:25:55AM Jan 07, 2019

Smm Insight

Wire and cable Copper
China copper downstream PMI rebounds above 50 in Dec

China copper downstream PMI rebounds above 50 in Dec

Downstream copper industries grew moderately in Dec after they contracted for six consecutive months

10:46:43AM Jan 02, 2019

Smm Insight

Copper PMI
Economic slowdown, trade disputes to keep SHFE copper weak in Jan

Economic slowdown, trade disputes to keep SHFE copper weak in Jan

The most-traded copper contract on the Shanghai Futures Exchange is likely to trade at 47,500-50,200 yuan/mt in Jan

04:59:05PM Dec 28, 2018

Smm Insight

Market commentary Copper
Weaker demand, high scrap prices lower Nov operating rates at scrap-using copper rod producers

Weaker demand, high scrap prices lower Nov operating rates at scrap-using copper rod producers

The rates fell 2.17 percentage points month on month to stand at 59.37% in Nov

11:29:24AM Dec 14, 2018

Data Analysis

Operation update Copper Copper rod Copper scrap
Exclusive: China's base metals output in Nov

Exclusive: China's base metals output in Nov

This is a roundup of China's base metals output in Nov

06:43:57PM Dec 07, 2018

Smm Insight

Production data Copper Alumina Aluminium Nickel Nickel pig iron NPI Nickel sulphate Lead Zinc Tin