Spot Copper Price Movement (2013-4-24)-Shanghai Metals Market

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Spot Copper Price Movement (2013-4-24)

SMM Insight 01:14:34PM Apr 24, 2013 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, Apr. 24 (SMM) – Spot copper in Shanghai was quoted at a premium of RMB 150-250/mt over SHFE 1305 copper contract on Wednesday. Traded prices for standard-quality copper were between RMB 50,250-50,430/mt, and RMB 50,300-50,550/mt for high-quality copper. SHFE 1308 copper contract staged a big rally, leaving little room for arbitrage. Spot copper suppliers held back goods while holding offers firm. The most active SHFE copper contract rose nearly RMB 400/mt towards mid-day, and spot copper premium remained firm. Middlemen continued to watch from the sidelines, while downstream producers purchased to need.
 

Spot Copper Price Movement (2013-4-24)

SMM Insight 01:14:34PM Apr 24, 2013 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, Apr. 24 (SMM) – Spot copper in Shanghai was quoted at a premium of RMB 150-250/mt over SHFE 1305 copper contract on Wednesday. Traded prices for standard-quality copper were between RMB 50,250-50,430/mt, and RMB 50,300-50,550/mt for high-quality copper. SHFE 1308 copper contract staged a big rally, leaving little room for arbitrage. Spot copper suppliers held back goods while holding offers firm. The most active SHFE copper contract rose nearly RMB 400/mt towards mid-day, and spot copper premium remained firm. Middlemen continued to watch from the sidelines, while downstream producers purchased to need.