Published on 29/03/2017 11:01:37 AM | Source: Dion Global Solutions Ltd.

Subdued physical demand bites aluminium

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Aluminium futures were trading lower during morning trade in the domestic market on Wednesday as investors and speculators trimmed their bets in the industrial metal amid sluggish physical demand for aluminium at the domestic spot market.

Further, diminishing physical demand for aluminium at the domestic spot market was due to cut down of positions by traders in the spot markets, influenced aluminium prices at futures trade. At the MCX, aluminium futures for March 2017 contract is trading at Rs 125.75 per kg, down by 0.24 per cent, after opening at Rs 125.70, against a previous close of Rs 126.05. It touched the intra-day low of Rs 125.65 (at 10:50 hours).