Metals, miners soar in London

RESOURCE stocks could receive a boost today on the Australian Securities Exchange after metals in London jumped in Friday trade.

Tin jumped a whopping 6.6% to $US21,725 per tonne, closely followed by nickel, which soared by 6.2% to $17,739/t.

Lead, zinc and aluminium each gained more than 4% while copper added almost 3.

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