Nickel review: the mine production and purchasing and reportedly supported nickel prices sharply higher
the futures market, oil prices jumped to prop up the European and American stock market strength, London nickel vibration increase dramatically, the latest closing price of $8865, up $330, up to 3. 87%; Today Shanghai high nickel, 1609 contract main month opening price of 69070 yuan, up 590 yuan, nickel 09:20 Shanghai 1609 contracts to 70680 yuan, up 2200 yuan. Data more positive impetus empty entry today, is expected to days Shanghai nickel market strong.
London metal exchange ( LME） 12, Aaron ni latest inventory of 428640 metric tons, 198 metric tons more than the previous session.
is expected: the recent rumors about China accept purchasing and continuous fermentation, if the two rounds of purchasing and the rumors are true, China will total 2016 purchase 60000 tons of refined nickel, although the stockpile is low, but the short-term bullish spirits got a boost, today Shanghai leave high to go high nickel, nickel material spot with rose sharply.
【 Nickel information 】 According to market speculation, the SRB plans to purchase in the first half of this year, more than 30000 tons of nickel. Market also believe that the second half of this year, the SRB will also be in the domestic spot market to buy another 30000 tons of refined nickel. The market believes that China's state reserve bureau ( SRB) Will purchase of refined nickel, is a domestic nickel prices over the past two weeks is China April electrolytic nickel stainless steel exchange contract premium increases. However, given the large nickel stocks around the world, and the news on the London metal exchange ( LME) And the Shanghai futures exchange nickel contract support is very limited.