CLOSE TO CLOSE: Base metals prices regain ground on stronger equity markets

Base metals prices crept higher during kerb trading on the London Metal Exchange on Tuesday April 22, as stronger equity markets boosted risk taking.

Three-month aluminium closed at $1,891 per tonne up from its previous close at $1,855 per tonne. "Everything is a bit stronger today. It is a combination of a risk on mode in the market with equity markets on the rise […] and also stock changes we have witnessed over the recent days, with copper inventories sliding, tin cancelled warrants on the rise and nickel inventories dragging down, have also...


Chloe Smith

April 22, 2014

17:45 GMT