LIVE FUTURES REPORT 18/05: Comex copper price plummets amid Washington turmoil

Comex copper prices tumbled to a one-week low in early morning trading on Thursday May 18 with the current investigations in the USA’s capital weighing on the entire commodities sector.

Copper for July delivery on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange tumbled 5.50 cents or 2.1% to $2.4915 per lb. Earlier, the price touched $2.4845, the lowest since May 10. Turning to precious metals, Comex gold for June settlement also declined 70 cents or 0.1% to $1,258.0 per...


Dalton Barker

May 18, 2017

14:25 GMT