Nickel edges up on scattered demand

NEW DELHI, July 28: Nickel prices inched up by Rs 2 per kg at the non-ferrous metals market today on mild demand.
Traders said some demand from alloy-makers at domestic spot market, mainly attributed the rise in nickel prices.
In the national capital, nickel plate (4×4) edged up by Rs 2 to Rs 912-915 per kg.
Following are today’s metal rates (in Rs per kg):
Zinc ingot Rs 139-145, nickel plate (4×4) Rs 912-915, gun metal scrap Rs 227, bell metal scrap Rs 229, copper mixed scrap Rs 442, chadri deshi Rs 295.
Lead ingot Rs 144, lead imported Rs 151, aluminium ingots Rs 168, aluminium sheet cutting Rs 164, aluminium wire scrap Rs 164 and aluminium utensils scrap Rs 162. (PTI)