Lme Index (24/10/16) 2382.7
LME-PRICES (24/10/16)
Cash Ask Cash Bid 3m Ask 3m Bid 15m Ask 15m Bid
Copper 4620.5 4620 4640.5 4640
Aluminium 1626.5 1626 1633 1632.5
Nickel 10020 10015 10080 10060
Zinc 2291 2290 2305 2303
Lead 2010 2009 2018 2017
Tin 20245 20240 20050 20000 19805 19755
Sec.AL 1545 1535 1560 1550
Steel 325 300 325 300 320 310
Cobalt 28750 28250 28750 28250 29490 28490
Molybdenum 15250 14750 15750 14750 16220 15220
Warehouse stocks (24/10/16)
opening stock live warrants cancelled warrants
Copper 346775 237525 102425
Aluminium 2165700 1369775 812500
Nickel 363408 237972 125316
Zinc 454925 389525 64575
Lead 189725 155650 33275
Tin 2960 1350 1610
Sec.AL 13680 13660 20
Steel 0 0 0
Cobalt 625 539 86
Molybdenum 0 0 0
exhange rate settlements (24/10/16)
exchange rate
EUR 1.0890
GBP 1.2234
Asian benchmark prices (24/10/16)
Copper 4651.3
Aluminium 1635.9
Zinc 2273.3

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London Metal Exchange pricing

“LME setting the global standard”

The London Metal Exchange was founded in the year 1877, but has a history from the year 1571. LME is now the world’s leading market for non-ferrous metals. LME prices are very important for companies who trade in these metals.
 The owner is LME Holdings Limited and is located at Leadenhall Street, City of London, United Kingdom.
 The London Metal Exchange started with copper and very soon lead and zinc followed. After that the trade was extended with aluminium and other metals.
 About $US 11.6 trillion annually is the total value of the trade. 
For commodities most of the deals are made to be delivered in three month’s time. This is an old custom that goes back in time because copper cargoes needed a 3 month’s journey to deliver the copper from Chile.

LME offers futures and options various contracts for aluminium, copper, tin, nickel, zinc, lead, aluminium, alloy, NASAAC (North American Special Aluminium Alloy), steel billet, cobalt and molybdenum. 
Contrary to other exchanges the trade is still in the ring. The LME is in Europe the last exchange where open-outcry trading take place. The prices are based on supply and demand. 
LME has so-called Ring Dealing Members. Only these Ring Dealing Members are entitled to enter the ring and trade during the ring-trading sessions. 
There are twelve companies, who have the exclusive right to trade in the ring.

All companies who work with metals know the phenomena that prices can strongly fluctuate. This fluctuations depend not only from supply and demand but also from expectations and sentiments in the financial world. These prices are often unpredictable and have a big influence on profits of companies. LME offers as well buyers as sellers the opportunity to hedge their material price risk and have protection further future fluctuation in prices.

Real time LME prices

On the internet it is possible to follow the London Metal Exchange pricing with a delay of one day. Companies who are in the metal trading business are interested in real-time London Metal Exchange pricing. We offer these important real time prices such as scrap prices, LME copper and LME aluminum. With this information companies can react immediately on price fluctuations from the London Metal Exchange.

Metal Radar is a software developer and developes real time pricing solutions since 2007. From the three leading exchanges: London Metal Exchange, Chigago Mercantile Exchange and the Shanghai Futures Exchange, Metal Radar is an official developer and distributor. 

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