ASIAN MORNING BRIEF: News and price moves on December 23

Key news and price moves to bring you up to speed on Wednesday December 24.

After starting the day down alongside Chinese equity markets, base metal prices finished flat on the London Metal Exchange as most market participants in the west sought to square their books before heading off on holiday.
Prices at the 17:00 close were as follows:
Aluminium $1,869
Copper $6,330
Zinc $2,161
Lead $1,860
Nickel $15,450

Tin $18,395...

Published

Mark Burton

December 23, 2014

22:30 GMT

London