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IME Sunday Trade at $48m

IME Sunday Trade at $48mIME Sunday Trade at $48m

About 119,000 tons of commodities worth more than $48 million were traded at Iran Mercantile Exchange on Sunday. As IME reported, 860 tons of white sugar, 110 tons of Brazilian corn and 2 kg of saffron were sold on the agricultural trading floor. The industrial and mining trading floor saw the trade of 31,000 tons of steel slab C priced at 11,200 rials per kg, 1,700 tons of rebar A3 and 12 at the base price of 14,500 rials per kg, 60 tons of aluminum ingots of 99.75-percent purity priced at 57,535 rials per kg as well as 62,292 tons of various types of steel sheets. Elsewhere, 10,503 tons of bitumen, 4,742 tons of chemicals, 5,500 tons of vacuum bottoms, 1,000 tons of lube-cut oil and 40 tons of liquidated argon gas were traded on the oil and petrochemical trading floor. The export trading floor witnessed the sales of 520 tons of bitumen 85100, 1,000 tons of bitumen 6070 and 220 tons of roof insulation.