Nickel review: a drop in oil prices on the market sentiment nickel uplink blocked
the futures market: U. S. crude oil inventories and Iranian or further news production increase market worries, evening pressure on oil prices tumbled, nickel fluctuated violently, and tail slightly closed down $5, the latest closing price to $9820; Volume 5404, holdings 262607 hand cut 1172 hands. Shanghai nickel on main 1701 contract today opening price 77980 yuan down 580 yuan, nickel 09:30 Shanghai contract to 78640 rose $1701 to $80. Investors to assess the prospect of the fed to raise interest rates, within Shanghai nickel or shock consolidation.
London metal exchange ( LME） 30 Aaron ni latest inventory of 370860 metric tons, 294 metric tons more than the previous session.
is expected: nickel in July after figures showed China's imports have fallen sharply, China's imports from the Philippines in July 316. 30000 tons of nickel ore and concentrate, reduce year-on-year 35. 9%. This year 1 - July imports totaled 13. 84 million tons, year-on-year decline in 27. 3%. Now the Philippines environmental review has ended, and the Philippines recently no new mines shut down, in the second half of the supply or recover gradually. Nickel market risk premium is weakened, short-term Shanghai nickel or consolidation, this spot nickel or not.
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the world's second largest producer - - - - - - - Russia Norilsk nickel industry co. , LTD. ( Norilsk Nickel） Released on Monday, according to the first half of its core revenue fell 34%, weighed down by falling prices and one-time production losses caused by write-downs. In February, nickel prices fell to its lowest level since the 2008 financial crisis, the nickel in the first half of the company sales of 120000 tons, 12% increase over last year. , according to the company in the first half net profit fell 13% to $1. 3 billion, while revenue fell 22% to $3. 8 billion.