Last year was a rough one for the industrial metals we cover. Prices trended downward and, in some cases, flirted with multiyear lows, but 2016 has been a different story thus far with every single base metal up in price year-over-year.
While there is a glimmer of optimism as metal price trends are concerned, we are holding our collective breath to see a breakdown in the U.S. dollar, further strength in oil prices and signs of a turnaround in China.
For a comprehensive look at our research and analysis for the metals you source in Q1 2016, claim your complimentary copy of our Annual Metals Outlook. Our data is based on and assimilates all of the current fundamental information supported by historic price movement.