Zinc Market News Directory

Zinc Hits 35-month High of $2,318.50 per MT

Bloomberg reported that London Metal Exchange zinc for three-month delivery today reached a 35-month high of $2,318.50 per metric ton (MT). It ultimately closed at $2,282 per MT.

US Zinc Production Up 19 Percent in Q1 2014

Mineweb reported that according to the US Geological Survey, US recoverable zinc mine production hit 207,000 metric tons in the first quarter of this year, up 19 percent from the year-ago quarter.

LME Zinc Enjoys Weekly Gain of 4.3 Percent

The Wall Street Journal reported that on Friday, London Metal Exchange (LME) zinc for delivery in three months jumped $24, or 1.1 percent, hitting $2,177 per metric ton. For the week, the base metal gained 4.3 percent.