Tracking the World’s
"Shadow" Metal Inventory

Measurements and indices of production and storage for refined metals including steel, aluminum, copper, zinc, and other commodities.

Free Trial

Satellite Data Collection and Intelligence

Custom monitoring and analysis over one or multiple locations using the world’s leading satellite, aerial, and drone platforms. Accurate data extraction and analytics development through our highly extensible human/machine workflow.

Number of Pixels
Processed Since 2010


MetalSignals aggregates the production and storage data for each location to generate machine-learning based signals that are predictive of exchange metal price and inventory direction 1, 2, and 3 months out, as well as price direction for hundreds of metals-related equites, indices, currencies/FX, and interest rates.

Learn More

Our Partners

Latest tweets

MetalSignals data has proven to be highly correlated to equity performance for zinc-related companies like @TeckResources. Since our downgrade on 2/4/19, $TECK has dropped -9% after missing profit estimates on 2/12/19. #metals #equities #macro #materials #trading RSMetrics photo

"The big data revolution is here, we just need to figure out how to cope..."

China's Caixin Manufacturing PMI badly missed expectations the past two months as anticipated by @RSMetrics #copper data. The stakes are high as the world approaches the March 1st trade deadline: #tariffs #tradewar #metals
RSMetrics photo

"In the near-term particularly, we expect that supply growth will not keep up with consumption... 2018 saw a primary aluminum deficit worldwide and we expect another deficit for 2019." -- Roy Harvey, @Alcoa CEO $AA #aluminum RSMetrics photo

Copper to rally by 10% over next 3-6 months, says Citi via @financialtimes

The Vale disaster is pushing up prices for high-grade #ironore and steering demand toward cheaper Australian supply. At the same time, Chinese steel mill margins are dropping, which also drives demand toward Australia. Producers such as @FortescueNews and @bhp stand to benefit. RSMetrics photo