LME Zinc

Data valid for 12 October 2018

LME ZINC OFFICIAL PRICES, US$ PER TONNE

Contract Bid (US$ / Tonne) Offer (US$ / Tonne)*
Cash 2676.00 2677.00
3-months 2634.00 2635.00
Dec 19 2573.00 2578.00
Dec 20 2493.00 2498.00
Dec 21 2403.00 2408.00
* LME Official Settlement Price = cash offer


LME Zinc Official Prices Curve

LME ZINC OFFICIAL OPENING STOCKS IN TONNES

Stocks Amount
Opening Stock 190775
Live Warrants 139850
Cancelled Warrants 50925

LME ZINC SETTLEMENT EXCHANGE RATES

Currency Exchange rate
GB Pounds Sterling 1.3209
Japanese Yen 112.30
Euro 1.1579

LME ZINC ASIAN REFERENCE PRICE, US$ PER TONNE

Metal Price
Zinc 3-months ABR 2641.79

LME Zinc Historical Prices graph

LME Zinc Contract specifications

Every metal traded on the LME must conform to strict specifications regarding quality, lot size and shape. 

Each LME tradeable contract is likewise governed by rules covering (but not limited to) prompt dates, settlement terms, traded and cleared currencies and minimum tick size. 

LME Zinc contract specifications

This is a summary of the contract specifications. For full contract specification details, please refer to the LME Rulebook and for other information, please refer to our disclaimer page. 

Note that all contracts are subject to the LME’s rules and regulations and LME Clear span margining.

LME Zinc can be traded on LMEselect from 01.00 - 19.00 London time, 24 hours a day on the inter-office telephone market and during the below times on the Ring:

Ring trading time - First session (UK)
1st Ring 12:10 - 12:15
2nd Ring 12:50 - 12:55
Kerb Trading* 13:25 - 13:35
Ring trading time - Second session (UK)
3rd Ring 15:05 - 15:10
4th Ring 15:45 - 15:50
Kerb Trading** 16:15 - 17:00
* All metals can be traded during the 13:25 - 13:35 Kerb trading session.


** Whilst Kerb trading takes place from 16:15 - 17:00 LME Zinc ceases trading at 16:25.