The LME cash price of primary aluminum closed as the biggest mover for Friday, August 2. Switching from a downward trend, the metal closed at $1,776 per metric ton following a 2.6 percent increase.
The aluminum 3-month price is back up, rising by 2.5 percent on the LME last Friday to close at $1,822 per metric ton.
The cash price of primary Indian aluminum declined 0.3 percent, after two days of improvement.
Chinese aluminum bar, billet, scrap and cash prices closed flat for the day.