Adjacent chart shows price movement of MCX Zinc continuous contract. In the short term, zinc was trading in a downward sloping channel. However, in Tuesday’s trading session, it closed above the upper end of the channel thereby reversing its downtrend. On the way up, zinc can rise higher towards 194 – 198 in the forthcoming trading sessions. On the way down, 181 – 174 will act as support. The trend shall remain bullish as long as it does not close below the swing low of 174.50. The daily momentum indicator is bullish.