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Spot demand lifts zinc futures by 1.36 per cent
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Zinc prices inched up by 1.36 per cent to 178.70 per kg in the futures market on Wednesday, as traders created fresh positions following upsurge in demand in the spot markets. At the Multi Commodity Exchange, zinc to be delivered in February was trading ...
https://www.thehindubusinessline.com/markets/commodities/spot-demand-lifts-zinc-futures-by-136-per-cent/article26002440.ece


Delivery-based commodity trading starts on a chaotic note
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMT
But on January 2, the MCX put out a circular that aluminium and zinc contracts were being ... a days notice was too short for this, commodity markets experts say. So far, the MCX has been following the price of the London Metal Exchange, but with ...
https://www.thehindubusinessline.com/markets/commodities/delivery-based-commodity-trading-starts-on-a-chaotic-note/article26006720.ece


A New Low For Copper In The New Year - Time To Put SCCO On The ...
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 03:19:01 GMT
In addition, it operates five underground mines that produce zinc, lead ... Copper has a long history as a bellwether commodity, and its price action tends to reflect the health and wellbeing ...
https://seekingalpha.com/article/4232669-new-low-copper-new-year-time-put-scco-radar


Add These 3 Zinc-Rich Foods In Your Diet And Stay Healthy
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMT
If you are not getting enough zinc in your diet, chances are that you might experience rough and dry skin, loss of appetite and even altered vision. Zinc-rich foods are important for the growth and division of cells in the body.
https://www.ndtv.com/food/add-these-3-zinc-rich-foods-in-your-diet-and-stay-healthy-1978082


Why the Perpetual share price has gone NOWHERE since the GFC
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Admittedly, Perpetual is an Australian equity focused business, but equity markets at home have also been robust supported by generally strong commodity prices alongside strong ... The best way we see to play the global zinc shortage Our #1 favourite ...
https://www.fool.com.au/2019/01/15/why-the-perpetual-share-price-has-gone-nowhere-since-the-gfc/


Greenback bull nearing exhaustion buffs metals' shine for 2019
Wed, 02 Jan 2019 19:19:01 GMT
Access the full Bloomberg Commodity ... price discount Industrial metals are discounted relative to favorable demand vs. supply. Our analysis of World Bureau of Metal Statistics demand vs. supply datasets for copper, aluminum, nickel and zinc show the ...
https://www.bloomberg.com/professional/blog/greenback-bull-nearing-exhaustion-buffs-metals-shine-2019/


SEBI begins 2019 with screws on cash-based trading in equity ...
Tue, 01 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMT
SEBI recently pushed commodity bourse MCX to change course and shift to delivery settlement, which is expected to cut Indias dependence on foreign exchanges for price discovery in base metals. MCX will start with delivery trading in zinc and nickel.
https://www.thehindubusinessline.com/markets/sebi-begins-2019-with-screws-on-cash-based-trading-in-equity-commodity/article25883544.ece


Natural Gas, Uranium, Palladium Are Commodity Winners; Base Metals ...
Tue, 01 Jan 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Commodities encompass energy ... are set to remain steady amid smelter cuts in China and weak output in the Americas and Europe. Upside in zinc prices is likely to be limited, given mine supply that has been increasing since 2017. Gold prices are expected ...
https://www.msn.com/en-us/money/markets/natural-gas-uranium-palladium-are-commodity-winners-base-metals-battered/ar-BBREJDs


Commodities: Cocoa tops 2018 gainers, as growth worries roil ...
Mon, 31 Dec 2018 00:00:00 GMT
SINGAPORE Reuters - Cocoa prices ended 2018 with strong gains, leading generally firmer agricultural markets, but the year marked falls for most major commodities ... a toll on zinc, copper ...
https://in.reuters.com/article/commodities-prices-idINKCN1OU08L


The BHP Group share price is up 15% this year: Is it too late ...
Thu, 27 Dec 2018 00:00:00 GMT
This strong result was driven by higher commodity prices and increased production of its key commodities ... The best way we see to play the global zinc shortage Our #1 favourite large-cap miner (hint: its not BHP) one early-stage gold miner ...
https://www.fool.com.au/2018/12/28/the-bhp-group-share-price-is-up-15-this-year-is-it-too-late-to-invest/


Russia: Kuzbassrazrezugol commissions the most powerful excavator
Wed, 26 Dec 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Next year Chelyabinsk Zinc Works intends to increase zinc and alloys output by 4.7% YoY, to 200 thousand tons. This is the maximum capacity of the plant. The further increase of output is as yet impossible. Following a large fire at Electrozinc in October and its subsequent shut down, ChelZinc remains the only UMMC enterprise
https://metalukraine.com/2018/12/26/russia-kuzbassrazrezugol-commissions-the-most-powerful-excavator.html


Russia: Magadan region to raise gold output target in 2019
Tue, 25 Dec 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Electrozinc has started unloading the unfinished products cake and rotary oxides, as well as zinc-containing materials. For this the rotary and hydrometallurgical shops have been put into operation. 345 employees have been attracted to work. These products cant be turned into sellable wares due to the fire destroying the electrolysis shop on October 21.
https://metalukraine.com/2018/12/25/russia-magadan-region-to-raise-gold-output-target-in-2019.html


Metal prices to depend on US-China trade relations, Chinese growth
Mon, 24 Dec 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Vedantas mine in South Africa has plans to double its capacity in 2019. We expect LME Zinc prices to remain weak and move towards $2350 per tonne. The author is a commodity analyst at Narnolia Financial Advisors. Disclaimer: The views and investment ...
https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/commodities/metal-prices-to-depend-on-us-china-trade-relations-chinese-growth-3318651.html


Russia: Mechel prolongs contract to supply coal to Jidong Cement
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Recently some media have circulated information that UGMK has decided to shut down Electrozinc in Vladikavkaz. Citizens of Chelyabinsk are worried that the capacity will be transferred to their town and Chelyabinsk Zinc Works will increase output by a third. But ChelZinc says it has not received any info on the need to increase output
https://metalukraine.com/2018/12/20/russia-mechel-prolongs-contract-to-supply-coal-to-jidong-cement.html


My Complete Silver Price Prediction for 2019
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 00:00:00 GMT
And Bloomberg Intelligence's commodity strategist ... demand dramatically outpaces supply. And the prices of those other metals like copper, zinc, and lead have struggled of late.
https://moneymorning.com/2018/12/19/my-complete-silver-price-prediction-for-2019/


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