On Friday, December 6, the day’s biggest mover was the cash price of primary aluminum, which saw a 1.6 percent increase on the LME to $1,728 per metric ton. On the LME, the aluminum 3-month price inched up 1.5 percent to $1,773 per metric ton. The Indian aluminum cash price fell 0.5 percent.
Chinese aluminum prices were flat for the day. The cash price of Chinese aluminum held steady. Chinese aluminum scrap saw little change in its price last Friday. Chinese aluminum billet stayed flat. The price of Chinese aluminum bar remained essentially flat.