LIVE FUTURES REPORT 12/03: Comex copper starts week in negative territory

Comex copper prices came under selling pressure on the morning of Monday March 12 in the United States, with markets awaiting to assess the impact of import tariffs that President Donald Trump will sign into law within the next fortnight.

Copper for May settlement on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange dipped by 0.95 cents or 0.3% to $3.1265 per lb. “While further selling pressure cannot be ruled out in the coming days, we expect dips will eventually be bought,” Metal Bulletin analyst Boris Mikanikrezai said. “The...


Dalton Barker

March 12, 2018

14:26 GMT