The year is 2192

Click here to read the chinese version 想象我们是在2192年 LME nickel future unable to hold price levels. News from Indonesia coming thick and fast. Nickel market in focus at the LME week in London. Brokers receive a questionnaire from the LME. A return to normal is probably...

Big Brother is watching you

Für chinesische Version hier klicken 老大哥正在关注你 LME nickel prices still firm despite macroeconomic weaknesses. Backwardation and warehouse stocks development suggest shortages in short-term supplies. But there are other reasons. Exchange warehouse stocks for nickel in...

Beverage can with side supports

Solid advance of nickel prices to USD 18,500.00/mt and higher. Recent correction due to technical profit taking and risk off after the drone attacks in Saudi Arabia. Surprisingly Indonesia has brought forward its export ban on nickel ores. China is hit the most as...

“Like Phoenix out of the ashes” or trivial

Für chinesische Version hier klicken 是“灰烬中飞出金凤凰”还是小巫见大巫 The casino is back in the nickel market. Shanghai Futures Exchange is the first. A higher nickel demand in China was at first given as the reason for the quick price rise. According to rumours Indonesia is...

Minor deviations from the budget

Click here to read the chinese version 小幅偏离预算 Nickel prices much firmer. Few fundamental reasons. Fantasy of interest rate cuts in USA and elsewhere. Indonesia wants to tighten up on the export ban again for nickel ores as of 2022. Game changer NPI is relevant short...

The revolving door effect

Click here to read the chinese version 旋转门效应 Nickel with no new impulses. Trade war discussions without results. LME nickel warehouse stocks falling continuously. However, suggestions around about relocations. LME Management would prefer higher stock levels, and in...