Metal companies gain on optimism ahead of China GDP

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Shares in metal refiners rise with Hindalco Industries gaining over 3.5 percent on optimism ahead of China GDP data due on Wednesday, several traders say.

China's economy probably steadied in the second quarter with annual growth holding firm at 7.4 percent, a Reuters poll showed.

Tata Steel Ltd is up 1.6 percent, Jindal Steel and Power Ltd gains 1.4 percent and JSW Steel Ltd is up 1.6 percent.

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