SMM Ranking by Metal Price Increase (Monthly) 2012.6

SMM Insight 03:05:53PM Jun 29, 2012 Source:SMM

Base Metals
Name Unit 5/31 6/30 +/- %
#1 Refined Copper RMB/mt 55,425 54,950 -0.9%
#0 Zinc Ingot  RMB/mt 14,700 14,350 -2.4%
#1 Refined Nickel  RMB/mt 123,050 119,850 -2.6%
A00 Aluminum Ingot RMB/mt 15,950 15,490 -2.9%
#1 Lead Ingot RMB/mt 15,100 14,650 -3.0%
#1 Tin Ingot RMB/mt 154,500 147,000 -4.9%
Source:SMM

Minor Metals
Name Unit 5/31 6/30 +/- %
Germanium Ingot  RMB/kg 7,400 8,550 15.5%
Indium  RMB/kg 3,375 3,525 4.4%
#1 Magnesium Ingot RMB/mt 17,800 18,000 1.1%
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 6,750 6,750 0
Arsenic Metal  RMB/mt 8,600 8,600 0
#1 Molybdenum RMB/kg 270 270 0
EMM  RMB/mt 15,350 15,200 -1.0%
Refined Nismuth RMB/mt 137,500 135,250 -1.6%
#1 Tungsten Bar  RMB/kg 345 335 -2.9%
Silicon Metal RMB/mt 11850 11450 -3.4%
#1 Chromium RMB/mt 78,250 74,750 -4.5%
Refined Cobalt RMB/mt 235,000 224,000 -4.7%
Titanium Sponge  RMB/kg 69.5 65.5 -5.8%
#0 Cadmium Ingot, Bar  RMB/mt 18,000 16,500 -8.3%
Gallium RMB/kg 2050 1850 -9.8%
Selenium Powder  RMB/kg 895 790 -11.7%
#2 Antimony Ingot RMB/mt 77,750 68,500 -11.9%
Tellurium  RMB/kg 1,050 925 -11.9%
Source:SMM

Rare Earth
Name Unit 5/31 6/30 +/- %
Lanthanum Metal RMB/mt 112,500 125,000 11.1%
Praseodymium Oxide RMB/mt 510,000 510,000 0
Lanthanum Oxide RMB/mt 82,500 80,000 -3.0%
Cerium Oxide RMB/mt 82,500 80,000 -3.0%
Neodymium Oxide RMB/mt 525,000 490,000 -6.7%
Terbium Oxide RMB/kg 6,550 6,050 -7.6%
Praseodymium Metal RMB/mt 685,000 625,000 -8.8%
Praseodymium-Neodymium Alloy RMB/mt 525,000 475,000 -9.5%
Neodymium Metal RMB/mt 715,000 645,000 -9.8%
Praseodymium-Neodymium Oxide RMB/mt 425,000 375,000 -11.8%
Europium Oxide RMB/kg 8,250 7,250 -12.1%
Dysprosium Oxide RMB/kg 4,550 3,950 -13.2%
Cerium Metal RMB/mt 195,000 167,500 -14.1%
Battery Grade Misch Metal RMB/mt 255,000 210,000 -17.6%
Source:SMM

Precious Metals
Name Unit 5/31 6/30 +/- %
Gold  RMB/g 321.25 320.9 -0.1%
Platinum  RMB/g 305 303 -0.7%
#1 Silver  RMB/kg 5870 5625 -4.2%
Palladium  RMB/g 145 137 -5.5%
Source:SMM

Scraps
Name Unit 5/31 6/30 +/- %
US #2 Copper(including tax) RMB/mt 52,450 52,750 0.6%
Bare Bright Copper (including tax) RMB/mt 54,650 54,850 0.4%
US Brass(including tax) RMB/mt 39,150 39,250 0.3%
Mixed Aluminum Casting RMB/mt 13,300 13,100 -1.5%
Profile RMB/mt 13,300 13,000 -2.3%
Source:SMM

Relative News

SMM Ranking by Metal Price Increase (Monthly) 2012.6

SMM Insight 03:05:53PM Jun 29, 2012 Source:SMM

Base Metals
Name Unit 5/31 6/30 +/- %
#1 Refined Copper RMB/mt 55,425 54,950 -0.9%
#0 Zinc Ingot  RMB/mt 14,700 14,350 -2.4%
#1 Refined Nickel  RMB/mt 123,050 119,850 -2.6%
A00 Aluminum Ingot RMB/mt 15,950 15,490 -2.9%
#1 Lead Ingot RMB/mt 15,100 14,650 -3.0%
#1 Tin Ingot RMB/mt 154,500 147,000 -4.9%
Source:SMM

Minor Metals
Name Unit 5/31 6/30 +/- %
Germanium Ingot  RMB/kg 7,400 8,550 15.5%
Indium  RMB/kg 3,375 3,525 4.4%
#1 Magnesium Ingot RMB/mt 17,800 18,000 1.1%
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 6,750 6,750 0
Arsenic Metal  RMB/mt 8,600 8,600 0
#1 Molybdenum RMB/kg 270 270 0
EMM  RMB/mt 15,350 15,200 -1.0%
Refined Nismuth RMB/mt 137,500 135,250 -1.6%
#1 Tungsten Bar  RMB/kg 345 335 -2.9%
Silicon Metal RMB/mt 11850 11450 -3.4%
#1 Chromium RMB/mt 78,250 74,750 -4.5%
Refined Cobalt RMB/mt 235,000 224,000 -4.7%
Titanium Sponge  RMB/kg 69.5 65.5 -5.8%
#0 Cadmium Ingot, Bar  RMB/mt 18,000 16,500 -8.3%
Gallium RMB/kg 2050 1850 -9.8%
Selenium Powder  RMB/kg 895 790 -11.7%
#2 Antimony Ingot RMB/mt 77,750 68,500 -11.9%
Tellurium  RMB/kg 1,050 925 -11.9%
Source:SMM

Rare Earth
Name Unit 5/31 6/30 +/- %
Lanthanum Metal RMB/mt 112,500 125,000 11.1%
Praseodymium Oxide RMB/mt 510,000 510,000 0
Lanthanum Oxide RMB/mt 82,500 80,000 -3.0%
Cerium Oxide RMB/mt 82,500 80,000 -3.0%
Neodymium Oxide RMB/mt 525,000 490,000 -6.7%
Terbium Oxide RMB/kg 6,550 6,050 -7.6%
Praseodymium Metal RMB/mt 685,000 625,000 -8.8%
Praseodymium-Neodymium Alloy RMB/mt 525,000 475,000 -9.5%
Neodymium Metal RMB/mt 715,000 645,000 -9.8%
Praseodymium-Neodymium Oxide RMB/mt 425,000 375,000 -11.8%
Europium Oxide RMB/kg 8,250 7,250 -12.1%
Dysprosium Oxide RMB/kg 4,550 3,950 -13.2%
Cerium Metal RMB/mt 195,000 167,500 -14.1%
Battery Grade Misch Metal RMB/mt 255,000 210,000 -17.6%
Source:SMM

Precious Metals
Name Unit 5/31 6/30 +/- %
Gold  RMB/g 321.25 320.9 -0.1%
Platinum  RMB/g 305 303 -0.7%
#1 Silver  RMB/kg 5870 5625 -4.2%
Palladium  RMB/g 145 137 -5.5%
Source:SMM

Scraps
Name Unit 5/31 6/30 +/- %
US #2 Copper(including tax) RMB/mt 52,450 52,750 0.6%
Bare Bright Copper (including tax) RMB/mt 54,650 54,850 0.4%
US Brass(including tax) RMB/mt 39,150 39,250 0.3%
Mixed Aluminum Casting RMB/mt 13,300 13,100 -1.5%
Profile RMB/mt 13,300 13,000 -2.3%
Source:SMM