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 15 Apr 2024
Within our own business and in the metals industries more widely, we are committed to both driving and lending support to sustainability initiatives.
Responsible sourcing
We have introduced new rules that apply to all our listed brands to ensure that metal delivered against LME contracts is responsibly sourced.
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As set out in the LME Strategic Pathway, the LME is building new risk-management tools for electric vehicle battery materials.
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“Steel Scrap Markets – a Bird’s Eye View” is a new report commissioned by the London Metal Exchange, designed to give market participants a unique perspective on the highly fragmented and often opaque world of ferrous scrap markets.

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