Aluminium futures up on spot demand

New Delhi, Feb 1 (PTI) Aluminium prices on Monday rose by 0.15 per cent to Rs 162.50 per kg in futures trade as speculators built up fresh positions amid a positive trend in spot market.

On the Multi Commodity Exchange, aluminium contracts for February delivery gained 25 paise, or 0.15 per cent, to Rs 162.50 per kg in a business turnover of 803 lots.

Analysts said creation of fresh positions by traders on demand from consumer industries supported aluminium prices in futures market. PTI SHW RUJ RUJ