On Thursday, March 6, the Indian aluminum cash price fell by 3.5 percent, making it the day’s biggest mover. The cash price of primary aluminum climbed 3.2 percent on the LME to $1,741 per metric ton. At $1,786, the 3-month price of aluminum finished the market day on the LME up 3.1 percent.
Chinese aluminum prices were flat for the day. The price of Chinese aluminum scrap was unchanged. For the fifth day in a row, the price of Chinese aluminum billet remained essentially flat. The price of Chinese aluminum bar remained essentially flat. The Chinese aluminum cash price held steady.