LME Zinc

Data valid for 16 February 2018

LME ZINC OFFICIAL PRICES, US$ PER TONNE

Contract Bid (US$ / Tonne) Offer (US$ / Tonne)*
Cash 3617.00 3618.00
3-months 3585.00 3586.00
Dec 19 3358.00 3363.00
Dec 20 3132.00 3137.00
Dec 21 2867.00 2872.00
* LME Official Settlement Price = cash offer


LME Zinc Official Prices Curve

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LME ZINC OFFICIAL OPENING STOCKS IN TONNES

Stocks Amount
Opening Stock 151650
Live Warrants 83700
Cancelled Warrants 67950

LME ZINC SETTLEMENT EXCHANGE RATES

Currency Exchange rate
GB Pounds Sterling 1.4048
Japanese Yen 106.26
Euro 1.2474

LME ZINC ASIAN REFERENCE PRICE, US$ PER TONNE

Metal Price
Zinc 3-months ABR 3578.50

LME Zinc Historical Prices graph

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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.