EUROPEAN MORNING BRIEF: Key stories on December 18

Good morning from Metal Bulletin’s Asian offices. Here is a summary of key news to start your day…

The US dollar strength continues to weigh on commodities.
Federal Reserve chairman Janet Yellen had said that the Fed’s patient approach for interest rate hike meant they would remain unchanged for the next couple of meetings.
Analysts said Yellen’s statement suggested that a hike is likely in mid-2015.

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Deepali Sharma

December 18, 2014

05:05 GMT