Zinc – FastMarkets reported that zinc is up about 0.6 percent, noting that in the sell off that has taken place recently it is the only metal that has breached the low that it hit in April.
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Zinc – Shanghai Metals Market reported that SHFE zinc prices moved higher after Chinese April trading data boosted the Shanghai Composite Index. SHFE zinc prices later fell, only to rebound on the back of rising LME zinc prices.
Zinc – Shanghai Metals Market reported that of the market players it surveyed, 60 percent think that LME zinc prices are set to move in the range of US$1,860 to 1,900 per metric ton.
Zinc – MetalMiner reported that Hindustan Zinc Ltd.'s (BSE:500188) zinc and lead production for the year ended March 31, 2013 improved significantly compared to the previous year on the back of higher prices for the two metals as well as a drop in production costs.
Zinc – Shanghai Metals Market reported that zinc prices on the London Metal Exchange dropped sharply during China's May Day holiday, brought down by economic data indicating that demand from China, Europe and the US is lackluster.
Zinc – Some Peruvian projects have been affected by local troubles, but zinc miners on the whole look strong.
Zinc – Reuters reported that zinc have failed to recover since falling to its lowest level in 5 months last week. It closed at $1,879 on Tuesday.
Zinc – Bloomberg reported that zinc has finally recovered from a 5-month low, rising as much as 0.8% as US factory data shows an improved economy and stronger demand for industrial metals.
Zinc – By-product price signals may be telling miners to keep pumping out zinc — even at depressed prices and with oversupply looming.
Zinc – The zinc market needs higher prices, a prominent analyst believes, but producers are battling an ever-softening market.