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    AMNT to Resume Copper Concentrate Exports Soon

    (February 27, 9:06) Medco Energi’s subsidiary Amman Mineral Nusa Tenggara (AMNT) reported it will restart co...

    GFMS: Peru Replaces China as World 2nd Largest Copper Producing Country in 2016

    (February 27, 9:02) GFMS said Peru to supplant China as the second largest copper producing country in the wor...

    Operating Rate at China Copper Tube/Pipe Plants to Fall in February, SMM Survey

    (February 27, 3:18) Operating rates at Chinese copper tube/pipe plants are expected to fall further to 65.64% ...

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    • AMNT to Resume Copper Concentrate Exports Soon
    • Medco Energi’s subsidiary Amman Mineral Nusa Tenggara (AMNT) reported it will restart copper concentrate exports soon and resume mining operation at Batu Hijau, according to wenhua.com.
    • Feb 27 2017

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    • Gold traders 'buy the dips'
    • Gold is remaining bid even though the U.S. economy has performed well and markets expect the Federal Reserve to tighten interest rates this year, said TD Securities , these factors normally hurt gold.
    • Feb 24 2017

    Steel

    • India’s steel scrap imports surged 27% in November
    • The latest statistics released by DGCI&S under the Ministry of Commerce, Government of India, indicate that the country’s ferrous scrap surged higher significantly during November last year MoM.
    • Feb 27 2017
    • Baltic Dry Index rises above 800 points
    • The main sea freight index at Baltic Exchange for ships carrying dry bulk commodities rose above 800 points on Wednesday driven by higher cape, panamax and supramax rates.
    • Feb 24 2017

    Scraps Secondary

    • Baltic Dry Index rises above 800 points
    • The main sea freight index at Baltic Exchange for ships carrying dry bulk commodities rose above 800 points on Wednesday driven by higher cape, panamax and supramax rates.
    • Feb 24 2017

    Rare earth

    • Baltic Dry Index rises above 800 points
    • The main sea freight index at Baltic Exchange for ships carrying dry bulk commodities rose above 800 points on Wednesday driven by higher cape, panamax and supramax rates.
    • Feb 24 2017

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    Product Price Average Change Date
    Copper 48480-48120 48300 -175 Feb 23
    YangShan Copper Premium 60-45
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    52.5 0 Feb 23
    Aluminum 13430-13390 13410 -200 Feb 24
    Lead 18800-18700 18750 -200 Feb 24
    Zinc 22570-22470 22520 -630 Feb 24
    Tin 147000-144000 145500 -1750 Feb 24
    Nickel 87300-86650 86975 -1425 Feb 24

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