On April 15, 2013, the price of Chinese primary nickel fell by 3.6 percent, making it the day’s biggest mover.
The 3-month price of nickel weakened by 0.2 percent on the LME, settling at $16,015 per metric ton. On the LME, the nickel spot price fell 0.1 percent to $15,930 per metric ton.
For the fifth day in a row, the prices of Chinese 304 and 316 stainless steel scrap remained essentially flat.
The price of Chinese ferro-chrome was unchanged, as was the price of Chinese ferro-moly.