SMM Ranking by Metal Price Increase (Weekly)2012.2.17

Data Analysis 01:27:07PM Feb 17, 2012 Source:SMM

Base Metals
Name Unit 2/10 2/17 +/- %
A00 Aluminum Ingot RMB/mt 15,920 15,870 -0.3%
#1 Tin Ingot RMB/mt 180,750 177,250 -1.9%
#1 Lead Ingot RMB/mt 15,975 15,625 -2.2%
#1 Refined Copper RMB/mt 60,670 59,275 -2.3%
#0 Zinc Ingot  RMB/mt 15,850 15,400 -2.8%
#1 Refined Nickel  RMB/mt 146,000 139,500 -4.5%
Source:SMM

Minor Metals
Name Unit 2/10 2/17 +/- %
Indium  RMB/kg 3,700 3,800 2.7%
Refined Nismuth RMB/mt 140,750 144,000 2.3%
Selenium Powder  RMB/kg 1,085 1,095 0.9%
Silicon Metal RMB/mt 12,700 12,800 0.8%
EMM  RMB/mt 15,950 16,050 0.6%
#1 Chromium RMB/mt 83,250 83,250 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
Titanium Sponge  RMB/kg 73.5 73.5 0
#1 Tungsten Bar  RMB/kg 380 380 0
#2 Antimony Ingot RMB/mt 81,000 81,000 0
#1 Magnesium Ingot RMB/mt 17,250 17,250 0
Tellurium  RMB/kg 1650 1650 0
#1 Molybdenum RMB/kg 280 280 0
Refined Cobalt RMB/mt 249000 245000 -1.6%
Gallium RMB/kg 2,850 2,800 -1.8%
#0 Cadmium Ingot, Bar  RMB/mt 19,750 19,250 -2.5%
Germanium Ingot  RMB/kg 8,600 8,250 -4.1%
Source:SMM

Rare Earth
Name Unit 2/10 2/17 +/- %
Cerium Oxide RMB/mt 107,500 107,500 0
Dysprosium Oxide RMB/kg 4,950 4,950 0
Lanthanum Metal RMB/mt 132,500 127,500 -3.8%
Praseodymium Oxide RMB/mt 525,000 505,000 -3.8%
Lanthanum Oxide RMB/mt 112,500 107,500 -4.4%
Europium Oxide RMB/kg 11,250 10,750 -4.4%
Praseodymium-Neodymium Alloy RMB/mt 525,000 495,000 -5.7%
Cerium Metal RMB/mt 215,000 202,500 -5.8%
Neodymium Oxide RMB/mt 590,000 555,000 -5.9%
Terbium Oxide RMB/kg 8,550 7,900 -7.6%
Praseodymium Metal RMB/mt 790,000 725,000 -8.2%
Neodymium Metal RMB/mt 890,000 805,000 -9.6%
Praseodymium-Neodymium Oxide RMB/mt 450,000 405,000 -10.0%
Battery Grade Misch Metal RMB/mt 390,000 345,000 -11.5%
Source:SMM

Precious Metals
Name Unit 2/10 2/17 +/- %
Gold  RMB/g 351.95 351.65 -0.1%
#1 Silver  RMB/kg 6995 6925 -1.0%
Platinum  RMB/g 354 349 -1.4%
Palladium  RMB/g 171 167 -2.3%
Source:SMM

Scraps
Name Unit 2/10 2/17 +/- %
Mixed Aluminum Casting RMB/mt 13,200 13,200 0
Profile RMB/mt 13,250 13,250 0
US #2 Copper(including tax) RMB/mt 55,850 55,150 -1.3%
US Brass(including tax) RMB/mt 41,750 41,050 -1.7%
Bare Bright Copper (including tax) RMB/mt 58,850 57,850 -1.7%
Source:SMM

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SMM Ranking by Metal Price Increase (Weekly)2012.2.17

Data Analysis 01:27:07PM Feb 17, 2012 Source:SMM

Base Metals
Name Unit 2/10 2/17 +/- %
A00 Aluminum Ingot RMB/mt 15,920 15,870 -0.3%
#1 Tin Ingot RMB/mt 180,750 177,250 -1.9%
#1 Lead Ingot RMB/mt 15,975 15,625 -2.2%
#1 Refined Copper RMB/mt 60,670 59,275 -2.3%
#0 Zinc Ingot  RMB/mt 15,850 15,400 -2.8%
#1 Refined Nickel  RMB/mt 146,000 139,500 -4.5%
Source:SMM

Minor Metals
Name Unit 2/10 2/17 +/- %
Indium  RMB/kg 3,700 3,800 2.7%
Refined Nismuth RMB/mt 140,750 144,000 2.3%
Selenium Powder  RMB/kg 1,085 1,095 0.9%
Silicon Metal RMB/mt 12,700 12,800 0.8%
EMM  RMB/mt 15,950 16,050 0.6%
#1 Chromium RMB/mt 83,250 83,250 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
Titanium Sponge  RMB/kg 73.5 73.5 0
#1 Tungsten Bar  RMB/kg 380 380 0
#2 Antimony Ingot RMB/mt 81,000 81,000 0
#1 Magnesium Ingot RMB/mt 17,250 17,250 0
Tellurium  RMB/kg 1650 1650 0
#1 Molybdenum RMB/kg 280 280 0
Refined Cobalt RMB/mt 249000 245000 -1.6%
Gallium RMB/kg 2,850 2,800 -1.8%
#0 Cadmium Ingot, Bar  RMB/mt 19,750 19,250 -2.5%
Germanium Ingot  RMB/kg 8,600 8,250 -4.1%
Source:SMM

Rare Earth
Name Unit 2/10 2/17 +/- %
Cerium Oxide RMB/mt 107,500 107,500 0
Dysprosium Oxide RMB/kg 4,950 4,950 0
Lanthanum Metal RMB/mt 132,500 127,500 -3.8%
Praseodymium Oxide RMB/mt 525,000 505,000 -3.8%
Lanthanum Oxide RMB/mt 112,500 107,500 -4.4%
Europium Oxide RMB/kg 11,250 10,750 -4.4%
Praseodymium-Neodymium Alloy RMB/mt 525,000 495,000 -5.7%
Cerium Metal RMB/mt 215,000 202,500 -5.8%
Neodymium Oxide RMB/mt 590,000 555,000 -5.9%
Terbium Oxide RMB/kg 8,550 7,900 -7.6%
Praseodymium Metal RMB/mt 790,000 725,000 -8.2%
Neodymium Metal RMB/mt 890,000 805,000 -9.6%
Praseodymium-Neodymium Oxide RMB/mt 450,000 405,000 -10.0%
Battery Grade Misch Metal RMB/mt 390,000 345,000 -11.5%
Source:SMM

Precious Metals
Name Unit 2/10 2/17 +/- %
Gold  RMB/g 351.95 351.65 -0.1%
#1 Silver  RMB/kg 6995 6925 -1.0%
Platinum  RMB/g 354 349 -1.4%
Palladium  RMB/g 171 167 -2.3%
Source:SMM

Scraps
Name Unit 2/10 2/17 +/- %
Mixed Aluminum Casting RMB/mt 13,200 13,200 0
Profile RMB/mt 13,250 13,250 0
US #2 Copper(including tax) RMB/mt 55,850 55,150 -1.3%
US Brass(including tax) RMB/mt 41,750 41,050 -1.7%
Bare Bright Copper (including tax) RMB/mt 58,850 57,850 -1.7%
Source:SMM