Aluminium futures up on spot demand

New Delhi, Jan 12 (PTI) Aluminium prices rose by 0.03 per cent to Rs 164.10 per kg in futures trade on Tuesday as speculators built up fresh positions amid a positive trend in spot market.

On the Multi Commodity Exchange, aluminium contracts for January delivery gained 5 paise, or 0.03 per cent, to Rs 164.10 per kg in a business turnover of 873 lots.

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