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Advertise on Metals Place

Advertising on Metals Place

Metals Place attracts an average of 20,000 unique visitors and 400,000 page views per month; we have over 50,000 registered users. The website allows readers to access live industry Metals News and Metals Prices, as well as view and participate in the Metals Board trading exchange.

As an advertiser, you will increase traffic to your company website, raise brand awareness of your company and promote your products and services.

We offer several advertising packages for small- and large-scale campaigns. The packages differ in ad placement and target audience reach.

We accept both text ads and image banner ads. Image banners can have up to 5 different frames, rotating at no less than 5 second intervals.

The prices below refer to text ads; for image banner ads, please double the price indicated.

You get one month free if you pay for 5 months in advance.

Ad placement

All pages
$1,000 per month, ~400,000 impressions per month

This ad will be visible on all pages of our website.

$300 per month, ~30,000 impressions per month

Your ad will be immediately visible to all Metals Place visitors, who arrive at our homepage.

News, Prices or Board main page
$100 per month, ~5,000 impressions per month

This type of ad will be shown to visitors on the main Metals News listing, or Metals Prices front page, or the first page of the Metals Board, depending on your choice of placement.

Vertical market section
$300 per month, ~40,000 impressions per month

This ad will show on all news, prices and board pages of one specific section of your choice, e.g. Magnesium, Gold, etc.

Vertical market Board section
$150 per month, ~10,000 impressions per month

This ad will show on all Metals Board pages of one specific section of your choice, e.g. Steel Scrap, Copper, Iron Ore Mining, etc.

Ad formats

In designing your ad, you can choose from the following formats:

728x90 pixels

Positioned above the fold, in the centre, below the search box.

468x60 pixels

In the very top-right corner, above the log-in link.

120x540 pixels

Placed above the fold, on the right-hand side, adjacent to the listings.

Click here for examples of ad placement options.


We accept the following payment methods:

  • Credit card
  • Paypal
  • 2CO
  • Bank wire transfer

Contact us

Please contact us should you have any questions. We will be happy to discuss with you the best advertising option for your needs.