LME OFFICIALS: Base metals prices drift on 'hands off' approach

Market participants are waiting for a clearer direction on the situation in Ukraine before making any major moves, a category I trader told Metal Bulletin during the official session of the London Metal Exchange on Thursday March 6.

Prices drifted down somewhat during the session as activity waned slightly and volumes were relatively low.

Copper prices settled at a three-month level of $7,034/35 per tonne, compared with $7,050/55...


Claire Hack

March 06, 2014

14:16 GMT