by China's economic data boosted optimism, half weeks of zinc continue to rise, the two cities many times to refresh the 10 months since the highest, Aaron zinc weeks hitting $1958 / ton, Shanghai zinc main 1606 contract up to 15460 yuan/ton, investors lock in profits into the second half of the week, fell back of zinc, by the end of week acquisition of zinc fell to near $1900 / ton, Shanghai main of zinc back to 1.
Near 50000 yuan/ton.
So far, zinc weekly gains about 1.
Of zinc 8%, Shanghai first week 0.
Inventory, zinc LME inventories fell to 410000 tons, slightly reduce 500 tons from last week.
Zinc concentrate market
figure 2: zinc concentrate on charts
domestic zinc concentrate (
50%, tax included)
Price with zinc first after magnified, as of Friday's 9200 - yunnan zinc concentrate
9400 yuan/tons of metal, 10000 - hunan zinc concentrate
10200 yuan/tons of metal, gansu province, 9700 -
9900 yuan/tons of metal, 9600 - in guangxi
9800 yuan/tons of metal, both from last week raised $200.
Zinc concentrate prices, zinc miner delivery enthusiasm, but the downstream smelter receiving caution, as zinc prices fall, the downstream manufacturers a small amount of inventory, this week the whole, zinc concentrate market clinch a deal is fair.
In march, according to customs data China imported 193020 tons of zinc ore, year-on-year decline in 18.
3%, since the beginning of the year, import zinc concentrate processing, hit the enthusiasm of domestic manufacturer to import zinc.
The spot market
table 1: the spot price (
0 # zinc prices in Shanghai this week to 1.
Above 50000 yuan/ton, the highest to 15090 -
15190 yuan/ton, smelter and traders delivery enthusiasm high, but the downstream manufacturers high receiving hesitation, the market has a price no city, clinch a deal between traders.
As of Friday in the Shanghai area 0 # 14960 - zinc
15060 yuan/ton, up 170 yuan from last week, now the zinc to Shanghai main zinc premium at post 110 -
Guangdong region, reported 14700-0 # zinc price
15000 yuan/ton, raised $150 from last week, the market trading atmosphere is more active, every fall inventory parts manufacturer.
Tianjin region now offer 15070-0 # zinc
15170 yuan/ton, weeks to rise faster than Shanghai and guangdong area, is 250 yuan.
3, afternoon to predict
long profit left, the two cities of zinc highs, and the federal reserve will hold a meeting next week, markets were cautious, weak term of zinc movements, but losses were limited, good economic data to support the zinc prices at home and abroad.
Focus on the fed's policy-setting meeting next week as a result, the range of 1850 - Aaron zinc attention
1 $1950 / ton, Shanghai zinc.
550000 yuan/ton, in operation, short test.