Nickel futures up on rising demand
17/05/2018 13:05
Nickel futures were trading higher during the noon trade in the domestic market on Thursday as participants widened their bets, driven by pick-up in demand in the spot market.

Analysts attributed rise in nickel futures to building-up of positions by traders due to pick up in demand from alloy- makers in the spot market.

At the MCX, nickel futures for May 2018 contract is trading at Rs 983.80 per kg, up by 0.55 per cent, after opening at Rs 981.30, against a previous close of Rs 978.20. It touched the intra-day high of Rs 985(at 13:05 hours)