Platts Metals Daily

Bringing together the latest global non-ferrous metal markets news, data, and analysis, Platts Metals Daily is packed with insights to help you improve your bottom line. With access to daily benchmark price assessments, including the US Aluminum Transaction and the US A380 Secondary Aluminum Alloy, you’re equipped to analyze your markets, whether they’re up or down.


  • Stay on top of market developments, including regulation and quotas, and focus on increasing margins and negotiating profitable deals
  • Strengthen your negotiations, manage price risk with confidence, and capitalize on market fluctuations throughout the aluminum, copper, molybdenum and other non-ferrous value chains
  • Create your own context and develop more robust strategies with supply and demand forecasts for the non-ferrous market
  • Gain competitive insights and respond to emerging trends with our concise daily, weekly and monthly reports for base, light and precious metals
  • Benchmark your company’s activity against your chosen market, sign index-linked contracts at market price, reject inaccurate offers, or explore new opportunities to diversify your portfolio, with unique reporting of bids, offers and trades (‘heards’)
  • Validate your books with accuracy, audit with ease, and gain a deeper understanding with access to our rationale for any price move


  • Daily metal price movements, including the London and US close prices
  • Weekly global supply and demand outlooks
  • Monthly metal price averages
  • Daily and historical spot and contract prices for:
  • Aluminum
  • Copper
  • Molybdenum and other base, light and precious metals