Published on 12/01/2018 2:13:11 PM | Source: Dion Global Solutions Ltd

Nickel futures up on increasing demand

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Nickel futures were trading higher during the noon trade in the domestic market on Friday as participants widened their bets, driven by pick-up in demand in the spot market. Analysts attributed rise in nickel futures to building-up of positions by traders due to pick up in demand from alloy- makers in the spot market.

At the MCX, nickel futures for January 2018 contract is trading at Rs 803.50 per kg, up by 0.09 per cent, after opening at Rs 803.10, against a previous close of Rs 802.80. It touched the intra-day high of Rs 806.40 .