Published on 20/03/2017 12:04:36 PM | Source: Dion Global Solutions Ltd.
Aluminium futures slip 0.64% on muted physical demand
Aluminium futures were trading lower during morning trade in the domestic market on Monday as investors and speculators remained on the sidelines in the industrial metal amid muted physical demand for aluminium at the domestic spot market.
Further, a fall in physical demand for aluminium at the domestic spot market was due to trimming 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 124.10 per kg, down by 0.64 per cent, after opening at Rs 124.50, against a previous close of Rs 124.90. It touched the intra-day low of Rs 123.95 (at 11:00 hours).