LME OFFICIALS: Base metals prices drift down on stronger US dollar

London Metal Exchange base metals prices drifted lower in official trading on Thursday October 31 as the US dollar firmed up.

The US currency strengthened because the US Federal Reserve’s latest policy announcement was not as downbeat as had been expected, sources said.

Three-month copper prices settled at $7,240/241 per...


Chloe Smith

October 31, 2013

15:46 GMT