EUROPEAN MORNING BRIEF 22/09: Nickel leads SHFE base metals lower; Sherritt’s Moa mine resumes normal ops; copper market flips to deficit in H1

Date: Sep 22, 2017

Good morning from Metal Bulletin’s offices in Shanghai, bringing the latest news and pricing stories on Friday September 22.

Base metal prices on the Shanghai Futures Exchange (SHFE) were weaker across the board during the Asian morning session on Friday, with nickel giving the worst performance as soft demand from China’s stainless steel sector weighed on prices. Check Metal Bulletin’s live futures report here. …

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