Aluminium July contract traded at Rs 110.70 per kg, up Re 0.45 at 10:27 AM IST and opened the session at Rs 110.50 per kg. It so far moved between Rs 110.80- 110.50 per kg. Volumes were 275 lots.
Copper August contract traded at Rs 436.35 per kg, up Rs 1.35 and traded in the range of Rs 436.40- 434.70 per kg. Volumes so far traded were 3,070 lots.
Lead July contract currently traded at Rs 121.35/kg, up Re 0.65. The session opened at Rs 120.80 per kg and so far fluctuated in the range of Rs 121.40- 120.70 per kg. So far 1,044 lots were traded.
Nickel July contract traded at Rs 1,081.20/kg, up Rs 5.10 and moved between Rs 1,081.50- 1,076.00 per kg. It had opened the session at Rs 1,076.70 per kg. Volumes were 1,482 lots.
Zinc July contract traded at Rs 106.10, up Re 0.75 and traded between Rs 106.10- 105.40 per kg. Volume so far was 735 lots.
August crude oil at New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX) traded at USD 96.92/barrel, down 0.32.
MCX crude oil July contract traded at Rs 4,313 [-16.00] a barrel. Far month August and September contracts traded at Rs 4,355 [-14.00] and at Rs 4,398 [-13.00] a barrel respectively.
Crude oil futures displayed a steady tone during the early hours of trading on Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) Monday tracking slight losses at the Nymex counter. Concern of European debt crisis continues to weigh on global prices.