LME Lead

Data valid for 24 April 2018

LME Lead OFFICIAL PRICES, US$ PER TONNE

Contract Bid (US$ / Tonne) Offer (US$ / Tonne)*
Cash 2348.00 2348.50
3-months 2354.00 2355.00
Dec 19 2352.00 2357.00
Dec 20 2327.00 2332.00
Dec 21 2327.00 2332.00
* LME Official Settlement Price = cash offer


LME LEAD OFFICIAL PRICES CURVE

LME Lead Official opening stocks in tonnes

Stocks Amount
Opening Stock 131150
Live Warrants 78025
Cancelled Warrants 53125

LME Lead Sterling equivalents

Contract Amount
Lead Cash Seller & Settlement £1681.46
Lead 3-months Seller £1679.03

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LME Lead 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 Lead 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 Lead 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 12:05 - 12:10
2nd Ring 12:45 - 12:50
Kerb Trading* 13:25 - 13:35
Ring trading time - Second session (UK)
3rd Ring 15:00 - 15:05
4th Ring 15:40 - 15:45
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 Lead ceases trading at 16:55.