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East China Aluminum: Spot Trading Light on Lack of Market Optimism

SMM Insight 01:26:20PM Apr 09, 2013 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, Apr. 9 (SMM) – Spot aluminum was traded at RMB 14,480-14,500/mt in Shanghai on Tuesday, a discount of RMB 60-80/mt over SHFE 1304 aluminum contract prices. Low-iron aluminum was trade around RMB 14,650/mt. SHFE 1306 aluminum contract prices extended gains on declining inflationary pressure, but spot aluminum mainstream traded prices failed to rise above RMB 14,500/mt. Traders rushed to move goods, while downstream producers purchased as needed, leaving overall trading light.
 

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Aluminum Ingot
Oct.18
14000.0
40.0
(0.29%)
Aluminum Ingot - Fo Shan
Oct.18
13960.0
30.0
(0.22%)
Aluminum Ingot - Wu Xi
Oct.18
14000.0
20.0
(0.14%)
Aluminum Ingot - Hang Zhou
Oct.18
14040.0
55.0
(0.39%)
Aluminum Ingot - Chong Qing
Oct.18
13980.0
60.0
(0.43%)

East China Aluminum: Spot Trading Light on Lack of Market Optimism

SMM Insight 01:26:20PM Apr 09, 2013 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, Apr. 9 (SMM) – Spot aluminum was traded at RMB 14,480-14,500/mt in Shanghai on Tuesday, a discount of RMB 60-80/mt over SHFE 1304 aluminum contract prices. Low-iron aluminum was trade around RMB 14,650/mt. SHFE 1306 aluminum contract prices extended gains on declining inflationary pressure, but spot aluminum mainstream traded prices failed to rise above RMB 14,500/mt. Traders rushed to move goods, while downstream producers purchased as needed, leaving overall trading light.