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Base Metals Mining Companies Listed in All Countries

2021-01-26 / 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

Jan 26, 2021 / 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

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from January 25

January 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

Here are five Fastmarkets stories you might have missed on Monday January 25 that are worth another look.The London Metal Exchange will launch its new cash-settled lithium futures contract on June 14, 2021, settled against Fastmarkets' price assessment for lithium hydroxide monohydrate.Liberty Steel Group has completed...Read More

LME sets launch date for lithium futures contract settled against Fastmarkets price

January 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

The London Metal Exchange will launch its new cash-settled lithium futures contract on June 14, 2021, settled against Fastmarkets' price assessment for lithium hydroxide monohydrate. The exchange will also add another aluminium cash-settled futures contract to its suite with the launch of a new European duty-paid aluminium premium contract settled against Fastmarkets' benchmark Rotterdam premium....Read More

China NPI price up on pre-holiday stockpiling; Fe-Ni market still in deep discount

January 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

The Chinese market price of nickel pig iron (NPI) rose in the week to Friday January 22 amid improved spot activity ahead of the Chinese New Year holiday (February 11-17), sources said.Fastmarkets assessed the price of nickel pig iron, high-grade NPI content 10-15%, spot, ddp China at 1,110-1,140 yuan ($171-176) per nickel unit on Friday, up by 20-40 yuan per nickel unit or 2.7% from 1,090-1,100 y...Read More

PRICING NOTICE: Correction to index for manganese ore 44%, cif Tianjin

January 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

Fastmarkets has corrected its manganese ore 44%, cif Tianjin, index, which was published incorrectly on Friday January 22 due to a calculation error.Fastmarkets' weekly index for MB-MNO-0001 - manganese ore, 44% Mn, cif Tianjin, $ per dmtu, should have been $5.02 per dmtu, but was published at $4.91 per dmtu on January 22. It was corrected on January 25.Fastmarkets' pricing database, MInD, has bee...Read More

China NPI price up on pre-holiday stockpiling; Fe-Ni market still in deep discount

January 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

The Chinese market price of nickel pig iron (NPI) rose in the week to Friday January 22 amid improved spot activity ahead of the Chinese New Year holiday (February 11-17), sources said.Fastmarkets assessed the price of nickel pig iron, high-grade NPI content 10-15%, spot, ddp China at 1,110-1,140 yuan ($171-176) per nickel unit on Friday, up by 20-40 yuan per nickel unit or 2.7% from 1,090-1,100 y...Read More

Shipping delays, high costs persist in run-up to Lunar New Year

January 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

Severe logistical hurdles continue to affect the main seaborne shipping routes out of China, with prohibitively high container freight costs persisting and recent land transport issues adding to the congestion and delays at ports.The continuing shortage of container and vessel space at Chinese main ports has not eased off so far in January, with market participants active in minerals and metals tr...Read More

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from January 25

January 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

Here are five Fastmarkets stories you might have missed on Monday January 25 that are worth another look.The London Metal Exchange will launch its new cash-settled lithium futures contract on June 14, 2021, settled against Fastmarkets' price assessment for lithium hydroxide monohydrate.Liberty Steel Group has completed...Read More

Europe manganese flake price at new high on China shipment delays, tight prompt supply

January 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

Delays to material shipments from China and tightening availability in Europe continued to push manganese flake prices to new highs in the week to Friday January 22.Fastmarkets' price assessment for manganese, 99.7% electrolytic manganese flake, in-whs Rotterdam climbed 1.6% to $2,800-2,940 per tonne on Friday January 22, up from $2,750-2,900 per tonne mid-week when prices had moved up to that lev...Read More

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from January 25

January 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

Here are five Fastmarkets stories you might have missed on Monday January 25 that are worth another look.The London Metal Exchange will launch its new cash-settled lithium futures contract on June 14, 2021, settled against Fastmarkets' price assessment for lithium hydroxide monohydrate.Liberty Steel Group has completed...Read More

Chinese copper buyers continue to switch to high-purity scrap

January 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

Chinese copper importers have continued to favor top quality copper scrap this month to avoid the rejection risk under a new import policy of birch/cliff cargoes, which are traditionally more popular in the country, market sources said."We prefer buying No 1 recyclable copper material because it does not encounter any problems for custom clearance," a Ningbo-based copper importer told Fastmarkets....Read More

European secondary aluminium ingot price retreats from five-year high on reduced Asian buying

January 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

The price range for secondary aluminium ingot across Europe declined by just over 2% at the midpoint on Friday January 22, the downturn coming after market participants reported a dip in purchasing appetite from Asian buyers ahead of China's Lunar New Year holiday next month.Fastmarkets' assessment of the aluminium pressure diecasting ingot DIN226/A380, delivered Europe, fell to 1,940-2,000 ($2,36...Read More

MORNING VIEW: Base metals prices mainly upbeat as dips continue to be bought

January 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

Base metals prices on the London Metal Exchange and Shanghai Futures Exchange were for the most part firmer on Monday January 25, after having dipped on Friday - optimism over US President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion fiscal stimulus plan was outstripping the worrying news about the new Covid-19 cases in China. Asian-Pacific equities and major western pre-market equity index futures were stronger thi...Read More

Traxys takes marketing rights for Wheaton's share of Vale cobalt

January 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

Traxys will market the share of cobalt metal that Wheaton Precious Metals receives from its streaming agreement with Brazil-based miner Vale, Fastmarkets understands.The Traxys deal became effective this month. Canada-based Wheaton is entitled to receive finished cobalt equivalent to 42.4% of future production from Vale's Voisey's Bay mine in the eastern Canadian province of Labrador, under a stre...Read More

LME sets launch date for lithium futures contract settled against Fastmarkets price

January 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

The London Metal Exchange will launch its new cash-settled lithium futures contract on June 14, 2021, settled against Fastmarkets' price assessment for lithium hydroxide monohydrate. The exchange will also add another aluminium cash-settled futures contract to its suite with the launch of a new European duty-paid aluminium premium contract settled against Fastmarkets' benchmark Rotterdam premium....Read More

Aqua Metals in lead recycling partnership with BASF

January 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

Lead recycler Aqua Metals has partnered with German chemical company BASF to supply electrolyte, cooperate commercially, and explore technical improvements to enhance the performance of the US company's lead recycling technology, AquaRefining.BASF will offer AquaRefining to its existing and prospective battery recycling clients, and Aqua Metals will incorporate BASF product into every initial depl...Read More

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: 5 key stories from January 25

January 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

Here are five Fastmarkets stories you might have missed on Monday January 25 that are worth another look.The London Metal Exchange will launch its new cash-settled lithium futures contract on June 14, 2021, settled against Fastmarkets' price assessment for lithium hydroxide monohydrate.Liberty Steel Group has completed...Read More

EUROPE HRC WRAP: Domestic prices start to dip on weaker demand, global declines

January 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

Prices for domestic steel hot-rolled coil decreased in Northern Europe in the week ended Friday January 22, due to slower buying activity among distributors and a global price decrease.Fastmarkets calculated its daily steel hot-rolled coil index, domestic, exw Northern Europe, at 711.25 ($865.61) per tonne on Friday, down by 4.75 per tonne week on week, but up by 46.25 per tonne month on month.The...Read More

Liberty submits firm bid on Thyssenkrupp's steel business

January 26, 2021 / Staff reporter

Liberty Steel Group has completed "due diligence" on Thyssenkrupp Steel Europe and submitted a "firmed up" bid for its acquisition based on the results, the UK-based steel company told Fastmarkets on Monday January 25."On Monday January 25, 2021, Liberty Steel submitted a firmed-up bid for Thyssenkrupp Steel Europe based on the results of the comprehensive due diligence process including multiple...Read More