Base metal stocks Articles

Base Metals Mining Companies Listed in All Countries

2020-10-21 / Staff reporter

Compare(Show all)CompanyTickerLast Price (native)Change (native)Change (%)Day LowDay High52 Week Low52 Week HighVolumeMC (M CAD$)  Wolf Minerals LtdWLF.AX0.0742.01%0.000.000.000.0036,935,500,000.0  Sundance Resources Ltd.SDL.AX0.0124.22%0.000.000.000.002,190,240,000.0  BHP Billiton Ltd.BHP.AX42.040.0400.10%42.0742.3330.3142.334,028,709197,087.0  Rio Tinto Lt...Read More

Base Metals Historical Price Data

Oct 21, 2020 / FocusEconomics

2015  2016  2017  2018  2019  Aluminium1663.69  1604.6  1968.4  2107.64  1794.37  Alumina377.2  310.14  348.34292307692  472.02134615385  333.93521072797  Copper5508.57  4871.3  6171.78  6527.31  6008.57 &...Read More

WEEKLY BASE METAL PREMIUMS REPORT: 20/10

October 21, 2020 / Staff reporter

A summary of base metals premiums from across the globe for the week to Tuesday October 20.Please click...Read More

PRICING NOTICE: Proposal to amend criteria for aluminium P1020A (MJP) quarterly premium settlement

October 21, 2020 / Staff reporter

Fastmarkets is proposing to amend the settlement criteria for its MB-AL-0001 aluminium P1020A (MJP) quarterly premium, cif Japan, $ per tonne.This year, and in part due to the consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic, market dynamics have shifted, and fewer participants engaged in the MJP quarterly contractual discussions, with some choosing not to take part at all.Fastmarkets believes that there may...Read More

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 20/10: LME nickel price breaches $16,000/t; copper hits fresh high

October 21, 2020 / Staff reporter

London Metal Exchange three-month base metals prices except aluminium were trading up at the close on Tuesday October 20, buoyed by an upswing in United States equities markets. US stock markets opened higher today, bolstered by the looming deadline for a regional stimulus package to fight the fallout of Covid-19. So while talks in the US senate went down to the wire, LME buyers and sellers had th...Read More

GLOBAL CHROME SNAPSHOT: Weak buying interest weighs on seaborne UG2 market

October 21, 2020 / Staff reporter

An overview of the chrome ore and alloy markets and their latest price moves.China UG2 chrome ore prices fell on subdued buying interest with buyers reportedly holding ample stocks while considerable port inventories and lower portside prices weighed on the market. ...Read More

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from October 20

October 21, 2020 / Staff reporter

Here are five Fastmarkets stories you might have missed on Tuesday October 20 that are worth another look....Read More

Weak demand from aerospace sector 'will keep pressure on tantalum'

October 21, 2020 / Staff reporter

Weak demand from the aerospace sector will maintain the pressure on the tantalum sector in the short term, Dharam Kotecha, director at minerals trader Halcyon, said during a virtual conference hosted by the Tantalum-Niobium International Study Centre last week."In terms of short-term demand, in what was a buoyant aerospace industry, [Covid-19] will create a big hole when the international travel i...Read More

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from October 20

October 21, 2020 / Staff reporter

Here are five Fastmarkets stories you might have missed on Tuesday October 20 that are worth another look....Read More

Mexican ferrous scrap prices stay on upswing but US steady

October 21, 2020 / Staff reporter

Ferrous scrap prices in Mexico stayed on an uptrend in the week ended October 16, with increases on all grades and in all regions, on high demand for the steelmaking raw material.Sources reported price increases of 100-300 pesos ($5-14) per tonne for both prime and obsolete scrap between late last week and early this week.In addition, some companies that had been quiet in Mexico's central Bajo reg...Read More

DAILY STEEL SCRAP: Market static but further trades in prospect

October 21, 2020 / Staff reporter

Turkish steel mills have steered clear of the deep-sea scrap market for a second day this week, with no new bookings heard on Tuesday October 20.The day before, the market reported two bookings which had came to light from the previous week, at slightly higher prices, but no further cargoes were booked on Monday.One market participant was hopeful that prices would inch higher following a...Read More

US hot-rolled coil index passes $670/t; mills hoping for $700/t

October 21, 2020 / Staff reporter

Hot-rolled coil prices in the United States have crossed the $33.50-per-hundredweight ($670-per-short-ton) threshold, and most signs indicate that they will continue to march upward, market participants said.Fastmarkets' daily steel hot-rolled coil index, fob mill US was calculated $33.54 per cwt ($670.80 per ton) on Tuesday October 20, up by 0.4% from $33.39 per cwt on Monday October 19 and...Read More

EUROPE HRC: Prices static; buyers expect higher offers on reduced availability

October 21, 2020 / Staff reporter

Domestic hot-rolled coil prices in Northern Europe were largely unchanged on Tuesday October 20, but buyers expect producers to increase their official offers soon, sources told Fastmarkets. The offer prices will rise, they added, based on the combination of reduced availability and solid demand.Fastmarkets calculated its daily steel hot-rolled coil index, domestic, exw Northern Eur...Read More

NLMK to upgrade steel plate mill in Belgium

October 21, 2020 / Staff reporter

Novolipietsk Steel (NLMK) - the largest steel producer in Russia - will start the rolling mill modernization at its Belgian subsidiary NLMK Clabecq, the company said on Tuesday October 20.A 30 million ($35 million) plate rolling mill upgrade will include the installation of a new descaling system with two new descalers and the modernization of the four-stand finishing mill, NLMK said.Despite the c...Read More

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from October 20

October 21, 2020 / Staff reporter

Here are five Fastmarkets stories you might have missed on Tuesday October 20 that are worth another look....Read More

GULF STEEL BILLET, REBAR: Rebar prices keep falling, billet price holds

October 21, 2020 / Staff reporter

The domestic United Arab Emirates rebar price fell again on Tuesday October 20 after deals concluded at lower levels, while the import price weakened amid a lack of construction demand. Domestic rebar The country's biggest steel producer, Emirates Steel, continued to offer rebar at 1,936 dirhams ($527) per tonne ex-works for orders to be produced in October, stable since September 15. Fellow steel...Read More

CIS LONG STEEL: Mills in no hurry to make concessions

October 21, 2020 / Staff reporter

Rebar and wire rod producers from the Commonwealth of Independent States were in no hurry to make concessions to customers amid a number of positive factors in the market last week, sources told Fastmarkets.Market participants cited higher raw materials costs, comparatively higher prices from Turkish wire rod suppliers and consistently strong domestic demand for finished long steel products in som...Read More

Mexican ferrous scrap prices stay on upswing but US steady

October 21, 2020 / Staff reporter

Ferrous scrap prices in Mexico stayed on an uptrend in the week ended October 16, with increases on all grades and in all regions, on high demand for the steelmaking raw material.Sources reported price increases of 100-300 pesos ($5-14) per tonne for both prime and obsolete scrap between late last week and early this week.In addition, some companies that had been quiet in Mexico's central Bajo reg...Read More

DAILY STEEL SCRAP: Market static but further trades in prospect

October 21, 2020 / Staff reporter

Turkish steel mills have steered clear of the deep-sea scrap market for a second day this week, with no new bookings heard on Tuesday October 20.The day before, the market reported two bookings which had came to light from the previous week, at slightly higher prices, but no further cargoes were booked on Monday.One market participant was hopeful that prices would inch higher following a...Read More

Vale's iron ore, pellet output rises in Q3 after restart of several operations

October 21, 2020 / Staff reporter

Vale's iron ore production increased both year on year and quarter on quarter in the three months to September as a result of the resumption of previously halted operations in several mining sites, it said late on Monday October 19.The Brazilian mining major produced 88.68 million tonnes of iron ore in the third quarter, up by 2.3% from the 86.70 million tonnes produced a year earlier, and 31.2% h...Read More