At around 2.54 pm, Nifty Metal is trading at 4,308.10 higher by 112.10 points or 2.67%.
The index has touched an intraday high and low of 4,322.25 and 4,200.25 respectively.
On the index, SAIL and JSPL were top gainer soaring nearly 5% each. MOIL followed advancing by over 4.5%.
JSW Steel and NALCO jumped by 3.6% each. While Hindalco and Tata Steel zoomed nearly 3% each.
Adani Enterprises and NMDC soared by 2.3% and 2.4% respectively. While Coal India strengthened by 1.9%.
Vedanta and Ratnamani surged over 1% each. Meanwhile, Welspun Corp recorded a marginal upside.
However, Hindustan Zinc and APL Apollo were top underperformers plunging nearly 1% each.
Overnight, at the Shanghai Futures Exchange, Copper dipped 0.23%, aluminium skid 0.17%, zinc shed 2.12%, nickel slipped 2.02%, lead dived 0.44% and tin fell 0.8%. Meanwhile, at the London Metal Exchange, Copper slumped 0.64%, aluminium edged lower 0.09%, zinc and nickel tumbled 2.7% and tin dropped 0.33%, while lead gained 0.41%.