New Delhi, Oct 12 (PTI) Prices of copper and nickel drifted lower by up to Rs 5 per kg at the non-ferrous metal market today on tepid demand from consuming industries.

Traders said subdued demand from consuming industries at domestic spot market mainly attributed the fall in copper and nickel prices.

In the national capital, copper mixed scrap declined by Rs 2 to Rs 368, while nickel plate (4×4)fell by Rs 5 to Rs 775- 785 per kg, respectively.

Following are today’s metal rates (in Rs per kg): Zinc ingot Rs 114-120, Nickel plate (4×4) Rs 775-785, gun metal scrap Rs 227, bell metal scrap Rs 229, copper mixed scrap Rs 368, chadri deshi Rs 295.

Lead ingot Rs 119, lead imported Rs 125, aluminium ingots Rs 154, aluminium sheet cutting Rs 150, aluminium wire scrap Rs 150 and aluminium utensils scrap Rs 148.

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