Aluminium futures up on spot demand

New Delhi, Nov 12 (PTI) Aluminium prices on Thursday edged up by 0.44 per cent to Rs 158.25 per kg in futures trade as speculators built up fresh positions amid positive trend in the spot market.

On the Multi Commodity Exchange, aluminium contracts for the November delivery gained 70 paise, or 0.44 per cent, to Rs 158.25 per kg in a business turnover of 1,265 lots.

Analysts said fresh positions created by traders after some demand from consumer industries supported aluminium prices. PTI SHW HRS