22 Nov 2019 | 6:26 PM


Lead futures surge on upbeat demand
Published on 10-18-2019
Lead futures were trading higher during the afternoon trade in the domestic market on Friday as participants built up fresh positions driven by pick-up in demand at the spot market.

Market analysts said fresh positions created by traders due to upsurge in demand by battery-makers mainly helped lead prices to trade higher.

At the MCX lead futures for October 2019 contract is trading at Rs 156.10 per kg up by 0.13 per cent after opening at Rs 155.80 against a previous close of Rs 155.90. It touched the intra-day high of Rs 156.15 (at 12:55 hours).