SHANGHAI, Sept. 28 (SMM) – There was no night trading on the SHFE last Friday due to the Mid-Autumn Festival.
SHFE 1512 zinc contract prices opened at RMB 13,550/mt on Monday, and touched RMB 13,650/mt in the afternoon due to the exodus of shorts. With growing selling pressure, SHFE 1512 zinc contract prices plunged and closed at RMB 13,450/mt, down RMB 285/mt or 2.07%. Trading volumes were up 5,152 to 147,000 lots. Total positions decreased 79,028 to 86,072.