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    [Zn Price] Poor Market Fundamentals to Pressure Zinc Prices, SMM Interviews

    (July 1, 9:12) The outlook for zinc market will remain pessimistic for the foreseeable future, Shanghai M...

    Chinese NPI Producers Head for Losses on Tumbling Nickel Prices, SMM Says

    (July 1, 2:42) Chinese middle and high-grade NPI producers are heading for losses after sharp declines in...

    [Zn] Yunnan Luoping Closed Down One Subsidiary for Technical Upgrading

    (July 2, 4:45) Yunnan Luoping Zinc & Electricity shut down its wholly-owned subsidiary Rongxin Rare&Preci...



    China Manganese Monthly - June, 2015

    Operating rates at SiMn alloy producers picked up slightly following favorable power policies by some local go...

    China Steel PMI Monthly - June 2015

    The steel-PMI posted decline for the third straight month, an indication that steel demand continued to weaken...

    China Iron Ore Weekly Monitor 20150630

    Some mines have restarted or plan to restart production despite sluggish prices, which are pushed by local gov...

    China Lead Weekly 20150629

    LME lead rebounded; SHFE 1508 lead fell following a high. China saw weak downstream need and a quick drop in s...

    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 42650-42500 42575 -150 Jul 01
    Yangshan Copper 65-50 (USD/mt) 57.5 0 Jul 01
    Aluminum 12450-12410 12430 -70 Jul 01
    Lead 13200-13100 13150 -100 Jul 01
    Zinc 15280-15180 15230 -150 Jul 01
    Tin 113500-111500 112500 0 Jul 01
    Nickel 88600-87000 87800 3100 Jul 01

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    SMM Index (Unit:RMB/mt) Jul 02 , 2015

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