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Base Metals Investing - Prices, Mining Stocks and News

Nov 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

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Base Metals Mining Companies Listed in All Countries

2018-11-20 / Staff reporter

Compare(Show all)CompanyTickerLast Price (native)Change (native)Change (%)Day LowDay High52 Week Low52 Week HighVolumeMC (M CAD$)  BHP Billiton Ltd.BHP.AX32.360.0400.12%32.2832.5326.9335.684,691,889165,649.0  Rio Tinto Ltd.RIO.AX79.310.1300.16%78.5679.9068.6287.093,265,643126,517.0  Vale S.A.VALE9.970.1401.40%9.8610.187.0011.7217,791,10970,952.8  Southern Co...Read More

Base Metals Historical Price Data

Nov 20, 2018 / FocusEconomics

2012  2013  2014  2015  2016  Aluminium2020.88  1845.86  1867.48  1663.69  1604.6  Alumina433.69  426.39  421.3  387.42  320.71  Copper7954.23  7330.44  6863.26  5508.57  4871.3  Nickel17522.38 &...Read More

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 19/11: LME nickel price falls 1.6% amid trade jitters; tin hits 3-month high

November 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

Nickel futures on the London Metal Exchange continue to trade at their lowest level since December 2017 while supply disruptions from Indonesia are helping boost tin back towards $20,000 per tonne.Nickel futures on the London Metal Exchange continue to trade at their lowest level since December 2017 amid continued pressure from global trade tensions, while persistent supply disruptions from Indone...Read More

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 19/11: Comex copper price dips amid trade worries

November 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

Comex copper prices eased lower in morning trading on Monday November 19 in the United States amid early warning signs of a continuing impasse between that country and China ahead of the meeting of the G20 developed nations later this month.The copper price for December settlement on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange dipped by 0.35 cents per lb to $2.7950 per lb.Despite the po...Read More

INTERVIEW: Antofagasta targets record 2019 output, expects market to swing to deficit - ceo

November 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

Antofagasta will target record copper output in 2019 while expecting the market to head into a small deficit next year, boosting copper prices, its chief executive officer Ivan Arriagada said in an interview with Fastmarkets.The London-listed Chilean copper miner has issued guidance to produce 750,000-790,000 tonnes of copper in 2019, up 8% from this year's expected 705,000-720,000 tonnes."It will...Read More

ASIAN MORNING BRIEF 20/11: Nickel futures hit hard; Shanghai copper premiums may rise; Antofagasta targets record output

November 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

The latest news and price moves to start the Asian day on Tuesday November 20.Nickel futures on the London Metal Exchange continue to trade at their lowest level since December 2017 while supply disruptions from Indonesia are helping boost tin prices back toward $20,000 per tonne. Read more here in our live futures report.Here is how prices looked at the close of trading:Unwavering demand for...Read More

GLOBAL FERRO-SILICON WRAP: Chinese market steady, European prices fall, US shifts focus

November 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

The Chinese ferro-silicon market was stable in the week ended Friday November 16, extending a steady trend in line with supply and demand, while the European price moved downward because the quiet market encouraged lower offer prices. China prices supported on stable fundamentals European prices fall amid quiet market US spot market inactive, focus remains on long-term contract negotiations.China...Read More

INTERVIEW: Antofagasta targets record 2019 output, expects market to swing to deficit - ceo

November 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

Antofagasta will target record copper output in 2019 while expecting the market to head into a small deficit next year, boosting copper prices, its chief executive officer Ivan Arriagada said in an interview with Fastmarkets.The London-listed Chilean copper miner has issued guidance to produce 750,000-790,000 tonnes of copper in 2019, up 8% from this year's expected 705,000-720,000 tonnes."It will...Read More

GLOBAL TUNGSTEN WRAP: Concentrate price continues to move down; APT market remains slow

November 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

The black tungsten concentrate price in China continued to fall in the week to Friday November 16 amid weak demand, while the ammonium paratungstate (APT) market remained slow with participants awaiting further direction. Concentrates price continues downward trend  APT market remains slow  Ferro-tungsten prices in Europe edge up week on week on good spot demand In Europe, Fastmarkets a...Read More

GLOBAL FERRO-SILICON WRAP: Chinese market steady, European prices fall, US shifts focus

November 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

The Chinese ferro-silicon market was stable in the week ended Friday November 16, extending a steady trend in line with supply and demand, while the European price moved downward because the quiet market encouraged lower offer prices. China prices supported on stable fundamentals European prices fall amid quiet market US spot market inactive, focus remains on long-term contract negotiations.China...Read More

GLOBAL SILICON SNAPSHOT: Chinese export price drops amid weak market; US silicon continues downtrend

November 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

Key data from the pricing sessions in Shanghai, New York and London in the week ending on Friday November 16.China  The export price for grade-553 silicon in China continued to drop due to thin spot inquiries amid weak demand.  Rising cargoes at major ports in China added to the additional downward pressure on the price.  Market participants have suggested that demand will resume in...Read More

DAILY SCRAP REPORT: Mills hold back on fear of products surge from China

November 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

Turkish steel producers continued to hold back from the deep-sea scrap market on Monday November 19, because they expect more supplies from China to hit the market in the next few weeks.This is especially so for Chinese rebar, which is widely expected by market participants to be offered in increasing amounts in the near term while its domestic market softens."The price in China is falling....Read More

TURKEY FERROUS SCRAP: Local prices weaken on rising stocks

November 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

Turkish domestic scrap prices have softened over the past week with some mills reducing their buy prices because of high stock levels, sources said on Monday November 19.Fastmarkets' weekly price assessment for domestic auto bundle (DKP grade) ferrous scrap was TRY1,650-1,940 ($309-363) per tonne delivered on Monday, widening downward from last week's TRY1,800-1,940 per tonne.This change in the as...Read More

ASIA COPPER WEEK 2018 - INTERVIEW: Shanghai copper premium to be supported in H1 2019 - Awin Resources

November 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

Unwavering demand for refined copper, following China's ban of category 7 copper scrap imports, and tighter refined copper cathodes supply from overseas may lead to higher spot copper premiums cif Shanghai in the first half of 2019, Awin Resources' deputy general manager Danny Ju told Fastmarkets in a recent interview. The effect of several smelter disruptions in 2018 will be sustained into first...Read More

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 19/11: Comex copper price dips amid trade worries

November 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

Comex copper prices eased lower in morning trading on Monday November 19 in the United States amid early warning signs of a continuing impasse between that country and China ahead of the meeting of the G20 developed nations later this month.The copper price for December settlement on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange dipped by 0.35 cents per lb to $2.7950 per lb.Despite the po...Read More

METALS MORNING VIEW 19/11: Metals disappointed by lack of trade progress, but most prices hold up well

November 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

Disappointment that United States/China trade talks are not making progress has once again dampened sentiment in the London Metal Exchange's three-month base metals prices to the extent there has been little follow through to the strength seen at the end of last week.Nickel has taken the brunt of the disappointment this morning, Monday November 19, and is showing a drop of 1.1% to $11,265 per tonn...Read More

INTERVIEW: Adoption of NCM 811 batteries in EV sector progressing slowly, Beijing Easpring exec says

November 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

Nickel-cobalt-manganese (NCM) 811 batteries are penetrating the electric vehicle (EV) battery market slowly, according to Wang Xiaoming, vice general manager for international sales and purchases at Beijing Easpring Material Technology Co.NCM 811 batteries, which have an 8:1:1 proportion of nickel, cobalt and manganese respectively, are among those striving to attain a dominant position in the EV...Read More

Trade log November 2018: Cobalt Sulfate

November 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

Chinese cobalt sulfate trade log including business, bids and offers reported to Fastmarkets MB.Unless otherwise stated, all prices are yuan per tonne on an ex-works basis. In addition, the cobalt sulfate, Co 20.5% min, China ex-works, adjustment to the low-grade cobalt low-end price at Co 20.5% basis is on a $ per lb basis. Fastmarkets MB prices Click here for Fastmarket MB's price...Read More

RUSSIA FLAT STEEL: Market stays weak despite Temirtau's absence

November 20, 2018 / Staff reporter

The market for hot-rolled and cold-rolled steel sheet in Russia's Central Federal District around Moscow has remained weak despite mill expectations of an improvement in demand after an explosion at Kazakhstan's ArcelorMittal Temirtau. ArcelorMittal Temirtau, which is is the largest supplier of imported flat steel products in Russia, partly suspended operations on Saturday November 10&nb...Read More