Aluminium futures up on spot demand

New Delhi, Jan 5 (PTI) Aluminium prices rose 0.15 per cent to Rs 164.10 per kg in the futures trade on Tuesday as speculators built up fresh positions amid a positive trend in the spot market.

On the Multi Commodity Exchange, aluminium contracts for the January delivery gained 25 paise, or 0.15 per cent, to Rs 164.10 per kg in a business turnover of 727 lots.

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