LME ASIAN WRAP: Copper price up amid light trading

Copper prices on the London Metal Exchange were up on Tuesday December 31amid light trading before the new year.

At 02:32 London time, three-month copper was up $33 per tonne from its opening to trade at $7,388 per tonne. “Copper prices have remained at high levels recently,” a broker said. “Close to the year end, large funds left the market and trading is light. The sentiment about China’s first quarter growth...

Published

Metal NM

December 31, 2013

03:53 GMT