New Delhi, Apr 4 (PTI) Prices of zinc and lead drifted lower by Rs 2 per kg at the non-ferrous metal market today owing to slackened demand from consuming industries.

Traders said sluggish demand from consuming industries at domestic spot market, mainly weighed on zinc and lead prices.

In the national capital, zinc ingot, lead ingot and lead importedwere down by Rs 2 each to Rs 124-130, Rs 123 and Rs 130 per kg respectively.

Following are today’s metal rates (in Rs per kg): Zinc ingot Rs 124-130, nickel plate (4×4) Rs 820-825, gun metal scrap Rs 227, bell metal scrap Rs 229, copper mixed scrap Rs 420, chadri deshi Rs 295.

Lead ingot Rs 123, lead imported Rs 130, aluminium ingots Rs 154, aluminium sheet cutting Rs 150, aluminium wire scrap Rs 150 and aluminium utensils scrap Rs 148.

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