Tight zinc supply pushes premiums up

Aug 02, 2013 | 05:08 PM | Everdeen Mason

Tags  zinc, zinc premiums, special high grade zinc, Everdeen Mason

NEW YORK — A tight zinc supply has caused delivered premiums to inch higher, market sources told AMM.

Delivered premiums for special-high-grade zinc tightened to 9 to 10 cents per pound Aug. 1 from 8 to 10 cents previously.

"It’s certainly not very active in terms of buying," a zinc producer source said. "There doesn’t seem to be a lot of metal though."....

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