SHANGHAI, Sept. 8 (SMM) – SHFE 1511 zinc contract prices opened at RMB 14,730/mt Monday evening, then fell all the way and closed at RMB 14,605/mt, down RMB 150/mt or 1.02%. Total trading volumes were up 9,080 to 39,872 lots, and total positions increased 4,064 to 125,000.
SHFE 1511 zinc contract prices opened at RMB 14,640/mt Tuesday, then fluctuated between RMB 14,580-14,620/mt. In the afternoon, SHFE 1511 zinc contract prices dipped to RMB 14,550/mt, but raced up due to soaring Shanghai Composite Index, and closed at RMB 14,630/mt, down RMB 125/mt or 0.85%. Trading volumes increased 74,298 to 123,000 lots, and Total positions grew 5,062 to 126,000.