‘Zinc-lead switch’ under the spotlight; gap extends beyond $1,000 per tonne

With zinc and lead prices seemingly maintaining an ever wider gap, does the “zinc-lead switch” still have a role to play in assessing the market?

Lead and zinc prices on the London Metal Exchange were more than $1,000 per tonne apart on Tuesday February 14, and this wide gap has become more commonplace in recent...


Albert Mackenzie

February 16, 2023

17:46 GMT