Tin spot market flat as orders dwindle

Mar 07, 2013 | 04:01 PM | Suzy Waite

Tags  tin, Grade A tin, tin premiums, LME, London Metal Exchange, tin prices, Suzy Waite

NEW YORK — Tin markets ground to a halt as traders reported zero consumer interest.

"I was just taking a nap. (Business is) almost backwards," one trader told AMM.

"It’s slow. Pure and simple. I don’t know why. It shouldn’t be this time of year. Usually we’re running on all eight cylinders in March. It’s not a good omen," a second trader said. ....

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