You are here: Home » PTI Stories » National » News
Business Standard

Lead futures soften by 1.16% on sluggish demand

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Lead prices eased by 1.16 per cent in futures market Thursday as speculators cut positions amid subdued demand at the spot markets.

At the Multi Commodity Exchange, lead for delivery in current month 1.65, or 1.16 per cent, to Rs 140.65 per kg in a business turnover of 378 lots.

Analysts attributed weakness in lead prices at futures to cutting down of bets by participants due to tepid demand from battery makers at the

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Thu, October 11 2018. 12:25 IST