SMM see tin price breaching US$ 20,000 in 2020

According to Shanghai Metals Markets (SMM), tin prices on the Shanghai Futures Exchange (SHFE) are likely to rebound to above US$ 20,000/tonne by the end of the year on the back of tight supply. SMM data, as well as ITA figures, indicate that refined tin production in...

SHFE trading platform introduction drives tin stocks rise

On 18th October, a standard warehouse warrant trading platform for tin, lead, zinc and nickel was launched by the Shanghai Futures Exchange (SHFE). Along with initial incentive schemes this has driven delivery of physical inventory into exchange warehouses. SHFE has...

Positive outlook for China’s tin market

Representatives of Yunnan Tin Company (YTC) and Shanghai Futures Exchange (SHFE) presented a positive outlook for China’s tin industry at the International Tin Conference in Budapest in April. Consumption prospects are positive and better access for foreign...

Exchanges outline new tin contract developments

Speakers from the Shanghai Futures Exchange (SHFE) and the Indonesian Commodity and Derivatives Exchange (ICDX) both outlined upcoming changes to their respective tin contracts in presentations at ITRI’s 2017 Asia Tin Week in Kunming last week. Dr. Zhang...