Nickel review: the world nickel supply shortage supported nickel prices
the futures market: Microsoft earnings boosted the three major U. S. stock indexes, the European and American stock market rally late supporting sentiment, nickel dip rebounded, late rose $95, the latest closing price quote $10570, or 0. 91%; Shanghai nickel on main 1609 contract today opening price 81080 yuan down 500 yuan, nickel 09:20 Shanghai 1609 contracts to 81820 yuan, up 240 yuan. Strong reducing support of supply, prices, or movements.
London metal exchange ( LME） 20 Aaron ni latest inventory of 377202 metric tons, less than the previous trading day 546 metric tons.
is expected: the world metal statistics ( WBMS） The latest monthly report, according to the 1-2016 In may, the world nickel supply shortage 4. The excess supply of 260000 tons, 2015 4. 50000 tons. Affected by the shortage of data, short-term nickel or obtain a new support, is expected to spot nickel edged up today.
【 Nickel information 】
according to Anglo in the second quarter report, the first half of 2016 to produce copper 29. 070000 tons, 4% year-on-year drop, the second quarter to produce copper 14. 420000 tons, 8% year-on-year drop. In the first half of the nickel production 2. 1 230000 tons, compared with 2015. 30000 tons of sharply increased by 72%, including 1 2 quarter nickel production. 6300 tons, 110000 tons, in the second quarter of 2015 compared to the sharply increased by 76%, the main reason for the 2015 start of Barro Alto nickel smelting furnace factory reconstruction work has been completed.