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Daily prices for 18 December 2014

LME Official Prices, US$ per tonne

Contract Aluminium Alloy Aluminium Copper Lead Nickel Tin Zinc NASAAC
Cash Buyer 1965.00 1888.00 6349.50 1853.50 15500.00 19175.00 2121.00 1904.00
Cash Seller & Settlement 1975.00 1888.50 6350.50 1854.00 15505.00 19200.00 2121.50 1905.00
3-months Buyer 1985.00 1916.50 6318.00 1867.00 15500.00 19200.00 2129.00 1935.00
3-months Seller 1995.00 1917.00 6318.50 1868.00 15525.00 19225.00 2130.00 1940.00
Dec 1 Buyer 1985.00 1955.00 6275.00 1892.00 15585.00 2152.00 2000.00
Dec 1 Seller 1995.00 1960.00 6285.00 1897.00 15685.00 2157.00 2010.00
15-months Buyer 19235.00
15-months Seller 19285.00
Dec 2 Buyer 1987.00 6250.00 1930.00 15540.00 2142.00
Dec 2 Seller 1992.00 6260.00 1935.00 15640.00 2147.00
Dec 3 Buyer 2030.00 6215.00 1942.00 15540.00 2132.00
Dec 3 Seller 2035.00 6225.00 1947.00 15640.00 2137.00

LME Official Opening stocks in tonnes

Stocks Aluminium Alloy Aluminium Copper Lead Nickel Tin Zinc NASAAC
Opening Stock 26560 4271625 170900 220800 406722 12190 681700 80020
Live Warrants 26500 2007375 140725 211625 303714 9780 575250 68480
Cancelled Warrants 60 2264250 30175 9175 103008 2410 106450 11540

Settlement Exchange Rates

Currency Exchange rate
GB Pounds Sterling 1.5634
Japanese Yen 118.81
Euro 1.2296

Sterling equivalents

Contract Amount
Copper Cash Seller & Settlement £4061.98
Copper 3-months Seller £4044.10
Lead Cash Seller & Settlement £1185.88
Lead 3-months Seller £1195.60

LME Index value 2936

LME Asian Benchmark, US$ per tonne

18 December 2014

Metal Price
Aluminium 3-months ABR 1907.71
Copper 3-months ABR 6332.33
Zinc 3-months ABR 2113.47

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Please note a 15 month prompt is published for LME Tin. One forward December prompt: LME Aluminium Alloy and LME NASAAC. Three forward December prompts: LME Aluminium, LME Copper, LME Lead, LME Nickel and LME Zinc.

The date of the Official Opening Stocks detailed above, refers to the date that the value is evaluated by the LME, rather than the date the information is published to the market in real-time stock movement reports.

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