SHANGHAI, Apr. 3 (SMM) – SHFE 1506 zinc contract prices opened at RMB 16,050/mt Thursday evening, then inched up to as high as RMB 16195/mt, and closed the day at RMB 16,130/mt, up RMB 140/mt or 0.88%. Trading volumes were up 42,340 to 91,248 lots, and total positions increased 8,302 to 133,072.
SHFE 1506 zinc contract prices opened at RMB 16,135/mt on Friday, and fluctuated between RMB 16,100-16,160/mt and closed at RMB 16,160/mt, up 1.06%. Trading volumes increased 46,874 to 149,792 lots, and total positions grew 8,372 to 133,142. SHFE 1506 zinc contract prices are expected to rise further in the near term.