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LME ASIAN WRAP: Copper price down amid thin trading after holiday
April 22, 2014 - 04:32 GMT
The London Metal Exchange copper prices were down during Asian morning trading on Tuesday April 22 as investors remained calm after the long weekend on escalated Ukraine tensions.
At 04:05 London time, three-month copper stood at $6,611 per
tonne, $37.75 lower than the opening price. "Geopolitical
tensions fuelling risk aversion," an analyst in Shanghai said.
China's refined copper imports rose 48% year-on-year to
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