New Delhi, Nov 13 (PTI) Prices of copper and nickel rose by upto Rs 5 per kg at the non-ferrous metal market today due to pick up in demand from consuming industries.

Traders said uptick in demand from consuming industries at domestic spot market, mainly led to rise in copper and nickel prices.

In the national capital, copper mixed scrap and nickel plate (4×4) rose by Rs 2 and Rs 5 to Rs 382 and Rs 775-785 per kg respectively.

Following are today’s metal rates (in Rs per kg): Zinc ingot Rs 116-122, Nickel plate (4×4) Rs 775-785, gun metal scrap Rs 227, Bell metal scrap Rs 229, copper mixed scrap Rs 382, chadri deshi Rs 295.

Lead ingot Rs 121, lead imported Rs 127, aluminium ingots Rs 154, aluminium sheet cutting Rs 150, aluminium wire scrap Rs 150 and aluminium utensils scrap Rs 148.

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