Aluminium futures up on spot demand

New Delhi, Jan 1 (PTI) Aluminium prices edged up 0.09 per cent to Rs 161.10 per kg in futures trade on Friday as speculators built up fresh positions amid a positive trend in spot market.

On the Multi Commodity Exchange, aluminium contracts for January delivery gained 15 paise, or 0.09 per cent, to Rs 161.10 per kg in a business turnover of 856 lots.

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