Featured LME prices

US$: 17 December 2018
LME Aluminium 1,937.50
LME Copper 6,095.50
LME Zinc 2,580.00
LME Nickel 10,935.00
LME Lead 1,912.00
LME Tin 19,500.00
LME Aluminium Alloy 1,420.00
LME NASAAC 1,400.00
LME Cobalt 52,000.00
LME Gold 1,247.90
LME Steel Scrap 292.50 *
LME Steel Rebar 472.00 *


*Ferrous daily settlement prices established basis 16.25 - 16.30 LMEselect trading.

LME Gold spot price, per troy ounce, established basis 18.28 - 18.30 LMEselect trading.

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