Base Metals

Submitted by Share Trading on 10 March, 2010 - 19:59

Base Metals refer to some of the common non-ferrous industrial metals that easily corrode or oxidise. Although they are not as expensive as the precious metals like gold, platinum or silver, base metals are considered as some of the most important items of today’s commodity market. Lot of people are getting more and more interested about trading base metals these days since this particular sector offers a lot of potentials for those who are willing to make profit from the price discrepancy of the commodities. You can get all the necessary information about the price of different base metals of the market and their trading strategies online and develop your own strategy based on that.

Some of the most common base metals that are being traded in the market include:

  • Iron
  • Lead
  • Aluminium
  • Nickel
  • Tin
  • Copper
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