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SMM Morning Review - 2012/6/12 Zinc Market

SMM Insight 10:29:37AM Jun 12, 2012 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, Jun. 12 (SMM) – LME zinc prices overnight opened at USD 1,890/mt during Asian trading hours and touched an intraday high of USD 1,907/mt due to the weak US dollar index, and fluctuated above the 10-day moving average during the day. As the US dollar index rebounded later in the day, LME zinc prices plummeted below the 5-day moving average, and touched an intraday low of USD 1,877.8/mt. Due to strong support at lower prices, LME zinc prices rose and finally closed at USD 1,890/mt, up USD 21/mt or 1.12%.

LME zinc prices should fall to USD 1,875-1,895/mt today, and SHFE three-month zinc contract prices should move between RMB 14,750-14,900/mt, with spot discounts remaining between RMB 70-100/mt.
 

Key Words:  LME zinc prices 

SMM Morning Review - 2012/6/12 Zinc Market

SMM Insight 10:29:37AM Jun 12, 2012 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, Jun. 12 (SMM) – LME zinc prices overnight opened at USD 1,890/mt during Asian trading hours and touched an intraday high of USD 1,907/mt due to the weak US dollar index, and fluctuated above the 10-day moving average during the day. As the US dollar index rebounded later in the day, LME zinc prices plummeted below the 5-day moving average, and touched an intraday low of USD 1,877.8/mt. Due to strong support at lower prices, LME zinc prices rose and finally closed at USD 1,890/mt, up USD 21/mt or 1.12%.

LME zinc prices should fall to USD 1,875-1,895/mt today, and SHFE three-month zinc contract prices should move between RMB 14,750-14,900/mt, with spot discounts remaining between RMB 70-100/mt.
 

Key Words:  LME zinc prices