After much anticipation regarding the election here in the states, the dust has finally settled. With so much uncertainty behind Trumps campaign, we expected commodities to take a somewhat downward turn. The complete opposite has happened. There seems to be a lot of optimism pushing the markets up. Nickel is over $5 for the first time in well over a year and Copper has got up to almost $2.50.
To say Nickel has been volatile the last 60 days would be an understatement. With prices having a spread from $4.30 (9,555/ton) up to as high as $5.50 (11,630/ton) it has been a roller coaster. However, with the constant swings in prices daily, one thing has remained steady: demand. Vacuum and Arc M...Nickel/Tungsten Markets & Upcoming Shows