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LME fees are set annually by the Exchange and agreed by its Board. All fees are standard across membership category or service and apply only to LME members and users of LME systems. Fees charged by LME members to clients are subject to normal commercial negotiation.

These fees are effective from 1 January 2015.

LME brand initial listing charge   Fees (USD)
All brands of metal, except steel billet 65,000
Steel billet


Applications are subject to the relevant guidance notes. Fees are not refundable for unsuccessful or lapsed applications

A complete listing of fees and levies is available. Fees and levies may be subject to VAT and other applicable taxes. For more information please contact us to discuss your enquiry.