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    [Al Price] LME Aluminum to Fall to $ 1,630-1,660 Next Week

    (July 31, 6:23) LME aluminum will fall to $ 1,630-1,660 per tonne next week, Shanghai Metals Market forese...

    [Zn Price] LME Zinc Price to Remain Range-Bound Next Week

    (July 31, 6:23) LME zinc prices should move between $1,930-2,000 per tonne next week, SMM zinc analyst for...

    [Zn TCs] China Zinc Concentrate TCs Fell

    (July 31, 5:04) TCs of domestic zinc concentrate in Hunan, Sichuan, Guangxi and Yunnan were lowered to 5,3...



    China Steel Briefing 20150731

    Local steel mills contacted by SMM said they have no idea of this news and have received no official notificat...

    China Steel PMI Monthly - July 2015

    The slight rise in Steel-PMI put an end to its three-month losing streak, but still indicated contraction acro...

    China Iron Ore Weekly Monitor 20150728

    SMM sees downward room for concentrate prices in the future but expects prices to hold steady on the horizon.

    China Copper Weekly 20150727

    Copper prices led declines among base metals last week. The most active SHFE copper contract came under great ...

    2015 (10th) Shanghai Lead and Zinc Summit

    10 years of summits, 18 years of industry experience, over 400 participants SMM and Liyuan work together to create a communication platform for market players in lead & zinc industries. | May 13 - 15, 2015

    2015 (10th) SHANGHAI COPPER & ALUMINUM SUMMIT - Copper

    Most popular industry summit! About 800 participants will attend the conference every year where you can meet some potential business partners. Interviews of industry insiders and visit to bonded warehouses in Shanghai Free Trade Zone to help you broaden the horizon and amass a large network of contacts! | Mar 25 - 27, 2015

    2015 (10th) SHANGHAI COPPER & ALUMINUM SUMMIT - Aluminum

    Most popular industry summit! About 800 participants will attend the conference every year where you can meet some potential business partners. Interviews of industry insiders and visit to bonded warehouses in Shanghai Free Trade Zone to help you broaden the horizon and amass a large network of contacts! | Mar 25 - 27, 2015

    2014 China Nonferrous Metals Industry Annual Conference

    The annual conference, attracting over 1,000 market players in nonferrous metals industry each year, will bring togeher the best of brains to share their insights and unique perspectives. It is a golden opportunity you shoud never miss. | Nov 23 - 24, 2014

    Metal prices

    (Unit:RMB/mt)

    Product Price Average Change Date
    Copper 39580-39280 39430 -280 Jul 30
    Yangshan Copper 90-75 (USD/mt) 82.5 0 Jul 30
    Aluminum 12150-12110 12130 -90 Jul 30
    Lead 13350-13200 13275 0 Jul 30
    Zinc 15190-15090 15140 -110 Jul 30
    Tin 112500-110000 111250 0 Jul 30
    Nickel 84600-83500 84050 -450 Jul 30

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    SMM Index (Unit:RMB/mt) Jul 31 , 2015

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