S&P Global Platts is proposing to discontinue two daily price assessments for the European aluminum market from November 1, 2020, due to a lack of liquidity and changes in product flows.
Russian material is included within the "Good Western" specification for Platts' daily duty-paid (AALVE00) duty-unpaid (AALVI00) European aluminum premium assessments,
Details of the assessments proposed for discontinuation are as follows:
Description Code WAvg MAvg YAvg
A7E duty unpaid IW Rdam AALVL00 AALXL00 AALVN00 AALVN16
A7E FOB St Petersburg AALVO00 AALXM00 AALVQ00 AALVQ16
The last assessment day would be Friday, October 30, 2020.
The assessments are published in Platts Metals Daily, on page 0421 of Platts Metals Alert, in the Platts Market Center and in the Platts price database under the codes listed above.
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