Metal News Global SCRAP REGISTER en-us 2017-04-25T23:54:50+01:00 US Scrap Gold prices fell in line with Gold Futures>uploads/news/2017/4/13821614551493143112 United States gold scrap prices fell on Monday, while silver futures prices at New York Mercantile Exchange ended lower after the outcome of the first round of France’s presidential election eased fears of an outcome that could threaten the country’s membership in the euro and the European Union. Many risks should keep Gold demand at a high level>uploads/news/2017/4/18006465991493127187 Monday’s downdraft in gold became a buying opportunity, with a number of factors continuing to support the market, said Commerzbank. Global apparent refined Copper usage advance in January>uploads/news/2017/4/9110213211493118533 Global apparent refined copper usage is estimated to have increased by around 1.8% in January 2017, according to the latest figures released by the International Copper Study Group (ICSG). Global Copper mine production increases by around 4% in January>uploads/news/2017/4/1174468561493105118 Global copper mine production is estimated to have increased by around 4% in January 2017 year on year, with concentrate production increasing by around 5% and solvent extraction-electrowinning (SX-EW) declining by 2%, According to the International Copper Study Group (ICSG). Macron showing in French Election cuts Gold's risk premium>uploads/news/2017/4/17500930531493103363 A strong performance by Emmanuel Macron during the first round of the French presidential election Sunday wiped away much of gold's risk premium during early-Monday Asian trading, said MKS (Switzerland) S.A. India Aluminium Scrap prices stay steady; Copper Futures end slightly down>uploads/news/2017/4/9893142871493035017 India major aluminium scrap commodities prices stayed steady on Friday, while aluminium futures prices at Multi Commodity Exchange ended down tracking the weakness from the London Metal Exchange. India major Brass, Copper prices up; Copper Futures settle down>uploads/news/2017/4/13741731931493033115 India major brass and copper scrap prices showed an up trend on Friday, while copper futures prices at India's Multi Commodity Exchange settled down mainly due to the worries over political instability and global demand prompted investors to cut bets on higher prices. Global Lead market records deficit during Jan-Feb 2017>uploads/news/2017/4/12833656061493017203 The lead market was in deficit by 81 kilo tons (kt) in January to February 2017 which follows a deficit of 154 kt recorded in the whole of 2016, according to World Bureau of Metal Statistics (WBMS). Bulls remain in control of Gold market>uploads/news/2017/4/1407269931493016852 Bulls maintain the upper hand in the gold market amid worries about a number of geopolitical issues and as traders scale back expectations for tighter Federal Reserve monetary policy, said FXTM research analyst Lukman Otunuga. Global Tin market records tiny deficit during Jan-Feb>uploads/news/2017/4/14569237841492785504 The tin market recorded a deficit of 0.2 kilo ton (kt) during January to February 2017 and there were no DLA deliveries during the period. Total reported stocks fell by 1.2 kt during February and ended the period 2 kt higher than December 2016, according to World Bureau of Metal Statistics (WBMS).