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    Average Operating Rate at Chinese Copper Smelters ...

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    China Copper Premiums Climb on Tight Spot Availabi...

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    China Aluminum Monthly March, 2014

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    2014 (9th) Lead & Zinc Summit

    9 Years of experience in conference arrangement, 17 Years of industry engagement, 500+ participants, most popular communication platform in lead & zinc industry H1 2014! | May 21 - 24, 2014

    2014 (7th) Nickel Summit

    The 2014 SMM Nickel Summit offers you insights into China’s nickel markets in 2013 and 2014, allowing you to have a better knowledge of supply and demand as well as the entire industry chain of nickel. | Mar 21 - 23, 2014

    2014 (9th) SHANGHAI COPPER & ALUMINUM SUMMIT-Aluminum

    SMM China Copper and Aluminum Summit had broad influence and famousness, and it becomes a famous international conference brand step by step in China. About 800 participants will attend the conference every year where you can meet some potential business partners. | Mar 19 - 21, 2014

    2014 (9th) SHANGHAI COPPER & ALUMINUM SUMMIT-Copper

    SMM China Copper and Aluminum Summit had broad influence and famousness, and it becomes a famous international conference brand step by step in China. About 800 participants will attend the conference every year where you can meet some potential business partners. | Mar 19 - 21, 2014

    Price Assessment (Unit:RMB/mt)

    Product Price Average Change Date
    Copper 48280-47980 48130 90 Apr 23
    Yangshan Copper 120-100 (USD/mt) 110 2.5 Apr 23
    Aluminum 13160-13120 13140 150 Apr 23
    Lead 13950-13800 13875 75 Apr 23
    Zinc 15220-15120 15170 110 Apr 23
    Tin 141500-139500 140500 0 Apr 23
    Nickel 127800-127000 127400 4350 Apr 23

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    SMM Index (Unit:RMB/mt) Apr 24 , 2014

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