Nickel review: the downstream procurement thin nickel prices rally to continue
the futures market: overnight nickel closed up, and the latest closing price for $8580, up $30, up to 0. 35%; Today Shanghai nickel open slightly higher, the current month opening price 68800 yuan rise 520 yuan 1602 contracts, nickel 09:20 Shanghai 1602 latest contract price at 68400 yuan, up 120 yuan. China's poor data and the price of crude oil continues to market cautious, Shanghai nickel consolidation is expected today.
London metal exchange ( LME） 19 Aaron ni latest inventory of 452742 metric tons, 19068 metric tons more than the previous session.
is expected: recent nickel prices high, but supported nickel prices rising factors are gradually weakened, as at the end of the year approaches, the downstream procurement is becoming more and more light, macro data and market substantial slowdown in demand, the current rally or continue hard, nickel spot to decline is expected today.
【 Nickel information 】 Foreign media on January 19, the international nickel research organization, according to data released Tuesday 1-2015 In November, the global nickel excess supply quantity level cut half year-on-year to 53200 tons. 1 - INSG, according to data released Global nickel consumption rose in November 1. By 4% to 1738500 tons; Compared with global primary nickel production fell 1. By 6% to 1791700 tons. The report also shows that in November, the global nickel for the supply of 3400 tons, while October to the excess supply of 5300 tons. In November, global primary nickel production fell by 4. 5% to 157600 tonnes, compared with native nickel consumption has increased to 161000 tons.