WBMS: Global Lead Supply Remains in Deficit of 172,000 Tonnes in January-May 2017-Shanghai Metals Market

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WBMS: Global Lead Supply Remains in Deficit of 172,000 Tonnes in January-May 2017

SMM Insight 09:41:29AM Jul 20, 2017 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, Jul. 20 (SMM) – Global lead market still reported supply deficit at 172,000 tonnes in the first five months of 2017, which was flat at the level seen in 2016, according to World Bureau of Metal Statistics (WBMS).

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WBMS: Global Copper Demand Outstrips Supply in January-May 2017

Lead inventory grew 29,000 tonnes as of late May, compared to late 2016.

Refined lead output was 4.909 million tonnes in January-May 2017 in worldwide, up 12.3% YoY, while demand expanded 658,000 tonnes at the same period.

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Key Words:  SHFE lead  LME lead  lead prices 

WBMS: Global Lead Supply Remains in Deficit of 172,000 Tonnes in January-May 2017

SMM Insight 09:41:29AM Jul 20, 2017 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, Jul. 20 (SMM) – Global lead market still reported supply deficit at 172,000 tonnes in the first five months of 2017, which was flat at the level seen in 2016, according to World Bureau of Metal Statistics (WBMS).

Ignition Battery Producers Cut Output by 20% amid High Temperature, SMM Reports

WBMS: Global Copper Demand Outstrips Supply in January-May 2017

Lead inventory grew 29,000 tonnes as of late May, compared to late 2016.

Refined lead output was 4.909 million tonnes in January-May 2017 in worldwide, up 12.3% YoY, while demand expanded 658,000 tonnes at the same period.

The article is edited by SMM and is provided for information purpose only. SMM assumes no liability and does not warrant the accuracy, reliability or completeness of information contained or quoted in the article, either express or implied. SMM further disclaims any liability for losses in connection with the information contained or quoted in the article.

For news cooperation, please contact us by email: sallyzhang@smm.cn or service.en@smm.cn. 

Key Words:  SHFE lead  LME lead  lead prices