Non-ferrous base metal markets in London, Shanghai take different directions


Aluminium prices in Shanghai rose on Thursday as talks of fresh output curbs in top producer and consumer China fuelled concerns of disruption in supplies, although the gains were capped by planned release of metals from state reserves.

The most-traded October aluminium contract on the Shanghai Futures Exchange advanced 1.7% to 22,660 yuan ($3,521.75) a tonne at 0417...