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    LME Aluminum to Swing Wildly Next Week, SMM Expects

    (June 25, 6:18) LME aluminum will move in a wide range next week, SMM says.

    LME Copper to Fall Next Week, SMM Says

    (June 24, 12:43) LME copper should fall to $4,550-4,700 per tonne next week due to technical factor, SMM sa...

    Nickel Prices Tumble after UK Leave Result, SMM Says

    (June 24, 10:48) Early week, LME nickel fluctuated at above all moving averages, briefly reaching $9,315 pe...

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    • Banks Foresee FOREX Volatility Ahead of Brexit Results
    • The global currency market is sitting on a knife’s edge as they wait for the results of Britain’s referendum, which will decide whether or not the country will remain a member of the European Union.
    • Jun 24 2016

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    • List of World Top Steel Producers in May 2016
    • According to latest statistics published by the World Steel Association, the world crude steel output by 66 countries reporting to the Association totaled 139.154 Million tonnes during May this year.
    • Jun 23 2016

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    • The prices of obsolete and industrial grades in the domestic ferrous scrap market are being pulled in opposite directions.
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    Product Price Average Change Date
    Copper 36260-36160 36210 240 Jun 23
    YangShan Copper Premium 55-45 (USD/mt) 50 0 Jun 23
    Aluminum 12670-12630 12650 -70 Jun 23
    Lead 12800-12650 12725 -25 Jun 23
    Zinc 15750-15650 15700 40 Jun 23
    Tin 111500-109500 110500 0 Jun 23
    Nickel 71200-70400 70800 -400 Jun 23

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