New Delhi, Feb 13 (PTI) Zinc prices recovered 0.38 per cent to Rs 185.05 per kg in futures market Wednesday after speculators built up fresh positions following pick up in demand at the spot market.

At the Multi Commodity Exchange, zinc for delivery in February was trading higher by 70 paise, or 0.38 per cent, at Rs 185.05 per kg in 2,087 lots.

Marketmen attributed the rise in zinc prices at futures trade to pick up in demand at the spot market and positive overseas cues.

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