LIVE FUTURES REPORT 24/11: Weak dollar, industrial action boost Comex copper price

Comex copper prices climbed on Friday November 24, buoyed by reports of industrial action and a weaker dollar.

Copper for December delivery on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange rose 0.92% to $3.166 per lb. The Escondida copper mine in Chile has laid off about 120 workers, a decision that prompted unionized workers to initiate a 24-hour strike on Thursday in protest. “The...


Alice Mason

November 24, 2017

16:05 GMT