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Base Metals Investing - Prices, Mining Stocks and News

Jul 23, 2019 / Staff reporter

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Base Metals Mining Companies Listed in All Countries

2019-07-23 / Staff reporter

Compare(Show all)CompanyTickerLast Price (native)Change (native)Change (%)Day LowDay High52 Week Low52 Week HighVolumeMC (M CAD$)  Wolf Minerals LtdWLF.AX0.0742.01%0.000.000.000.0036,935,500,000.0  Independence Group NLIGO.AX4.780.0100.21%4.734.953.565.172,375,6242,614.3  Labrador Iron Ore Royalty Corp.LIF.TO35.28-0.950-2.69%34.0034.6622.2536.01222,6732,197.0 &nb...Read More

Base Metals Historical Price Data

Jul 23, 2019 / FocusEconomics

2013  2014  2015  2016  2017  Aluminium1845.86  1867.48  1663.69  1604.6  1968.4  Alumina406.26  410.9  377.2  310.14  348.34292307692  Copper7330.44  6863.26  5508.57  4871.3  6171.78  Nickel15022.53...Read More

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 22/07: LME nickel price holds above $14,000/t despite 3% drop; tin climbs higher

July 23, 2019 / Staff reporter

Nickel's three-month price on the London Metal Exchange fell by 3% over the afternoon but held above the $14,000 per tonne support level at the close of trading on Monday July 22, while a predominantly negative complex was upended by tin's 1.3% climb. Nickel's three-month price closed at $14,300 per tonne, while tin futures closed slightly higher on the day at $17,900 per tonne, having reached an...Read More

PRICING NOTICE: Change to frequency of bauxite price assessments

July 23, 2019 / Staff reporter

Fastmarkets has changed the frequency of publication of its fob Guinea and fob Brazil bauxite price assessments to monthly from fortnightly. Following a one-month consultation, the Bauxite, fob Kamsar, Guinea and Bauxite, fob Trombetas, Brazil price assessments will now be published on the third Thursday of every month at 2-3pm London time. The next publication of these prices will be Thursday Aug...Read More

Aluminium billet premium in Italy at its lowest since 2017; market expects 'ugly' Q4 negotiations

July 23, 2019 / Staff reporter

The premium for aluminium billet in Italy has fallen to its lowest in over two years due to aggressively low offers from suppliers and continued poor demand. Fastmarkets assessed the aluminium 6063 extrusion billet premium, ddp Italy (Brescia region), at $330-350 per tonne on Friday July 19, down from $340-360 per tonne the previous week. This is lowest since January 20, 2017, when it was $330-340...Read More

PRICING NOTICE: Change to frequency of bauxite price assessments

July 23, 2019 / Staff reporter

Fastmarkets has changed the frequency of publication of its fob Guinea and fob Brazil bauxite price assessments to monthly from fortnightly. Following a one-month consultation, the Bauxite, fob Kamsar, Guinea and Bauxite, fob Trombetas, Brazil price assessments will now be published on the third Thursday of every month at 2-3pm London time. The next publication of these prices will be Thursday Aug...Read More

CHINA BISMUTH SNAPSHOT: Chinese bismuth market rallies on tight spot supply

July 23, 2019 / Staff reporter

Key data from the pricing sessions in Asia for the week ended Friday July 19.Key drivers- Bismuth prices rebounded after hitting a decade low at 40,500-41,500 yuan ($5,884-6,029) per tonne on July 12. - Some traders reckon that tight supply supported spot prices above 41,000 yuan per tonne...Read More

Trade log July 2019: Cobalt sulfate

July 23, 2019 / Staff reporter

Trade log for cobalt sulfate in China including transactions, bids and offers reported to Fastmarkets MB. Fastmarkets MB prices Click here for Fastmarket MB's price assessment for cobalt sulfate 20.5% Co basis, exw China, yuan/tonneClick here for Fastmarket MB's price assessment for the cobalt sulfate 20.5% Co basis, adjustment to standard-grade cobalt low-end price, exw China, $/IbClick here...Read More

TURKEY FERROUS SCRAP: Domestic market remains slow on summer lull

July 23, 2019 / Staff reporter

The Turkish domestic scrap markets remained mostly quiet last week due to the slow finished steel markets and the seasonal summer slowdown, sources said on Monday July 22.Steel mills kept their buy prices for auto bundle scrap flat, and ship scrap prices were also stable.Fastmarkets' weekly price assessment...Read More

DAILY SCRAP REPORT: Prices up on new Baltic Sea cargo

July 23, 2019 / Staff reporter

A Turkish steel mill has completed the purchase of a new deep sea cargo, moving import prices into the country upward, sources told Fastmarkets on Monday July 22.News of this cargo came to light on Monday but it was reported to have sold on July 19.A steel mill in the Marmara region bought a Baltic Sea cargo comprising 30,000 tonnes of HMS 1&2 (80:20) at $295...Read More

MORNING VIEW: LME base metals prices correct while traders reconsider US rate cut expectations

July 23, 2019 / Staff reporter

Rising tension over Iran and a reduction in expectations on the size of the next US Federal Reserve rate cut were weighing on sentiment this morning, Monday July 22.Last week the market started to price-in a 50-basis-point cut in the US benchmark interest rate at the Federal Open Market Committee's (FOMC) July 30-31 meeting, but now a 25-basis-point cut now seems more likely.Tensions in the Middle...Read More

ERG gives marketing rights for RTR cobalt hydroxide to Telf

July 23, 2019 / Staff reporter

ERG has appointed Telf AG the exclusive offtaker for cobalt hydroxide produced at its Metalkol Roan Tailings & Reclamation (RTR) project in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Fastmarkets understands. Telf will market all saleable material produced at RTR, excluding any sent to Chambishi for refining into metal. Production at Chambishi restarted last month. RTR started production late last yea...Read More

CHINA HRC: Final phase of Tangshan's production curbs lend strength to prices

July 23, 2019 / Staff reporter

China's hot-rolled coil prices regained some strength on Monday July 22 after local authorities in Tangshan, the steelmaking hub in northern China, reiterated production cuts for steelmakers under their jurisdiction.DomesticEastern China (Shanghai): 3,880-3,900 yuan ($564-567) per tonne, up 20 yuan per tonneNorthern China (Tianjin): 3,850-3,860 yuan per tonne, up 10 yuan per tonneSpot prices rose...Read More

US cold-heading quality wire rod prices at 16-month low

July 23, 2019 / Staff reporter

Weaker demand from the automotive market and high mill capacity have softened cold-heading quality (CHQ) wire rod prices, while high carbon wire rod prices remained flat from the previous month. Fastmarkets AMM's monthly pricing assessment for cold-heading quality wire rod North American delivered duty paid Great Lakes region dropped to $39.50 per hundredweight ($790 per short ton) on Fr...Read More

US revises countervailing duties on imports of Turkish rebar

July 23, 2019 / Staff reporter

The United States Department of Commerce has revised the final dumping and subsidy margins, and cash deposit rates, to be imposed on imports of rebar from Turkey.These were based on affirmative final determinations by Commerce and by the US International Trade Administration, published on July 18.Commerce determined that several companies "received countervailable subsidies during the period of re...Read More

CHINA REBAR: Prices rise on expected tightening of production curbs in Tangshan

July 23, 2019 / Staff reporter

China's rebar prices increased slightly on Monday July 22 on concerns that the country's steelmaking hub in the north would tighten production curbs over the remainder of this month.Domestic Eastern China (Shanghai): 3,970-4,000 yuan ($577-581) per tonne, up 10 yuan per tonneNorthern China (Beijing): 3,900-3,930 yuan per tonne, up 10-20 yuan per tonneA steelmaker in Tangshan was reported to have i...Read More

TURKEY FERROUS SCRAP: Domestic market remains slow on summer lull

July 23, 2019 / Staff reporter

The Turkish domestic scrap markets remained mostly quiet last week due to the slow finished steel markets and the seasonal summer slowdown, sources said on Monday July 22.Steel mills kept their buy prices for auto bundle scrap flat, and ship scrap prices were also stable.Fastmarkets' weekly price assessment...Read More

DAILY SCRAP REPORT: Prices up on new Baltic Sea cargo

July 23, 2019 / Staff reporter

A Turkish steel mill has completed the purchase of a new deep sea cargo, moving import prices into the country upward, sources told Fastmarkets on Monday July 22.News of this cargo came to light on Monday but it was reported to have sold on July 19.A steel mill in the Marmara region bought a Baltic Sea cargo comprising 30,000 tonnes of HMS 1&2 (80:20) at $295...Read More

IRON ORE DAILY: Seaborne prices tumble amid restrictions in north China

July 23, 2019 / Staff reporter

Seaborne iron ore prices fell across the board on Monday July 22, amid environmental restrictions imposed on steelmakers in north China.Fastmarkets' index for iron ore 62% Fe fines, cfr Qingdao: $118.33 per tonne, down $3.46 per tonne. Fastmarkets' index for iron ore 62% Fe Pilbara Blend Fines, cfr Qingdao: $118.25 per tonne, down $3.46 per tonne. Fastmarkets' index for iron ore 62% Fe low-alumina...Read More