SMM Ranking by Metal Price Increase (Weekly)2012.1.13

Data Analysis 02:46:17PM Jan 13, 2012 Source:SMM

Base Metals
Name Unit 1/6 1/13 +/- %
#1 Tin Ingot RMB/mt 160,250 170,750 6.6%
#1 Refined Nickel  RMB/mt 130,500 136,500 4.6%
#0 Zinc Ingot  RMB/mt 14,550 14,950 2.7%
#1 Refined Copper RMB/mt 55,900 57,050 2.1%
#1 Lead Ingot RMB/mt 15,225 15,350 0.8%
A00 Aluminum Ingot RMB/mt 15,975 15,980 0.0%
Source:SMM

Minor Metals
Name Unit 1/6 1/13 +/- %
Selenium Powder  RMB/kg 980 1,010 3.1%
Titanium Sponge  RMB/kg 69 71 2.9%
EMM  RMB/mt 15,650 15,750 0.6%
#1 Chromium RMB/mt 83,750 83,750 0
Potassium (industrial grade) RMB/mt 90,000 90,000 0
Lithium Metal  RMB/mt 405,000 405,000 0
Niobium RMB/kg 840 840 0
Beryllium  RMB/kg 5,750 5,750 0
Arsenic Metal  RMB/mt 8,700 8,700 0
#1 Tungsten Bar  RMB/kg 380 380 0
Germanium Ingot  RMB/kg 8,600 8,600 0
#2 Antimony Ingot RMB/mt 74000 74000 0
Silicon Metal RMB/mt 12700 12700 0
#0 Cadmium Ingot, Bar  RMB/mt 20,250 20,250 0
#1 Molybdenum RMB/kg 280 280 0
Gallium RMB/kg 2950 2950 0
Refined Nismuth RMB/mt 137,500 137,500 0
#1 Magnesium Ingot RMB/mt 17300 17250 -0.3%
Refined Cobalt RMB/mt 239,500 236,500 -1.3%
Indium  RMB/kg 3,450 3,400 -1.4%
Tellurium  RMB/kg 1,800 1,750 -2.8%
Source:SMM

Rare Earth
Name Unit 1/6 1/13 +/- %
Cerium Metal RMB/mt 215,000 215,000 0
Battery Grade Misch Metal RMB/mt 390,000 390,000 0
Neodymium Metal RMB/mt 1,115,000 1,090,000 -2.2%
Praseodymium Metal RMB/mt 1,015,000 990,000 -2.5%
Praseodymium Oxide RMB/mt 645,000 625,000 -3.1%
Dysprosium Oxide RMB/kg 5,950 5,750 -3.4%
Neodymium Oxide RMB/mt 755,000 725,000 -4.0%
Praseodymium-Neodymium Oxide RMB/mt 570,000 545,000 -4.4%
Praseodymium-Neodymium Alloy RMB/mt 660,000 625,000 -5.3%
Europium Oxide RMB/kg 13,500 12,750 -5.6%
Lanthanum Metal RMB/mt 155,000 145,000 -6.5%
Terbium Oxide RMB/kg 11,500 10,750 -6.5%
Cerium Oxide RMB/mt 130,000 120,000 -7.7%
Lanthanum Oxide RMB/mt 125,000 115,000 -8.0%
Source:SMM

Precious Metals
Name Unit 1/6 1/13 +/- %
Platinum  RMB/g 305.5 318.5 4.3%
#1 Silver  RMB/kg 6155 6295 2.3%
Gold  RMB/g 332.3 335.5 1.0%
Palladium  RMB/g 155 151 -2.6%
Source:SMM

Scraps
Name Unit 1/6 1/13 +/- %
US #2 Copper(including tax) RMB/mt 52,050 53,350 2.5%
Bare Bright Copper (including tax) RMB/mt 54,650 55,850 2.2%
US Brass(including tax) RMB/mt 40,750 41,150 1.0%
Profile RMB/mt 13,250 13,300 0.4%
Mixed Aluminum Casting RMB/mt 13,300 13,300 0
Source:SMM

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SMM Ranking by Metal Price Increase (Weekly)2012.1.13

Data Analysis 02:46:17PM Jan 13, 2012 Source:SMM

Base Metals
Name Unit 1/6 1/13 +/- %
#1 Tin Ingot RMB/mt 160,250 170,750 6.6%
#1 Refined Nickel  RMB/mt 130,500 136,500 4.6%
#0 Zinc Ingot  RMB/mt 14,550 14,950 2.7%
#1 Refined Copper RMB/mt 55,900 57,050 2.1%
#1 Lead Ingot RMB/mt 15,225 15,350 0.8%
A00 Aluminum Ingot RMB/mt 15,975 15,980 0.0%
Source:SMM

Minor Metals
Name Unit 1/6 1/13 +/- %
Selenium Powder  RMB/kg 980 1,010 3.1%
Titanium Sponge  RMB/kg 69 71 2.9%
EMM  RMB/mt 15,650 15,750 0.6%
#1 Chromium RMB/mt 83,750 83,750 0
Potassium (industrial grade) RMB/mt 90,000 90,000 0
Lithium Metal  RMB/mt 405,000 405,000 0
Niobium RMB/kg 840 840 0
Beryllium  RMB/kg 5,750 5,750 0
Arsenic Metal  RMB/mt 8,700 8,700 0
#1 Tungsten Bar  RMB/kg 380 380 0
Germanium Ingot  RMB/kg 8,600 8,600 0
#2 Antimony Ingot RMB/mt 74000 74000 0
Silicon Metal RMB/mt 12700 12700 0
#0 Cadmium Ingot, Bar  RMB/mt 20,250 20,250 0
#1 Molybdenum RMB/kg 280 280 0
Gallium RMB/kg 2950 2950 0
Refined Nismuth RMB/mt 137,500 137,500 0
#1 Magnesium Ingot RMB/mt 17300 17250 -0.3%
Refined Cobalt RMB/mt 239,500 236,500 -1.3%
Indium  RMB/kg 3,450 3,400 -1.4%
Tellurium  RMB/kg 1,800 1,750 -2.8%
Source:SMM

Rare Earth
Name Unit 1/6 1/13 +/- %
Cerium Metal RMB/mt 215,000 215,000 0
Battery Grade Misch Metal RMB/mt 390,000 390,000 0
Neodymium Metal RMB/mt 1,115,000 1,090,000 -2.2%
Praseodymium Metal RMB/mt 1,015,000 990,000 -2.5%
Praseodymium Oxide RMB/mt 645,000 625,000 -3.1%
Dysprosium Oxide RMB/kg 5,950 5,750 -3.4%
Neodymium Oxide RMB/mt 755,000 725,000 -4.0%
Praseodymium-Neodymium Oxide RMB/mt 570,000 545,000 -4.4%
Praseodymium-Neodymium Alloy RMB/mt 660,000 625,000 -5.3%
Europium Oxide RMB/kg 13,500 12,750 -5.6%
Lanthanum Metal RMB/mt 155,000 145,000 -6.5%
Terbium Oxide RMB/kg 11,500 10,750 -6.5%
Cerium Oxide RMB/mt 130,000 120,000 -7.7%
Lanthanum Oxide RMB/mt 125,000 115,000 -8.0%
Source:SMM

Precious Metals
Name Unit 1/6 1/13 +/- %
Platinum  RMB/g 305.5 318.5 4.3%
#1 Silver  RMB/kg 6155 6295 2.3%
Gold  RMB/g 332.3 335.5 1.0%
Palladium  RMB/g 155 151 -2.6%
Source:SMM

Scraps
Name Unit 1/6 1/13 +/- %
US #2 Copper(including tax) RMB/mt 52,050 53,350 2.5%
Bare Bright Copper (including tax) RMB/mt 54,650 55,850 2.2%
US Brass(including tax) RMB/mt 40,750 41,150 1.0%
Profile RMB/mt 13,250 13,300 0.4%
Mixed Aluminum Casting RMB/mt 13,300 13,300 0
Source:SMM