LIVE FUTURES REPORT 14/03: Comex copper price extends recovery on positive Chinese data

Comex copper prices hit a multi-week high in Wednesday morning trading in the United States after the publication of positive Chinese data.

Copper for May settlement on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange climbed 4.7 cents or 1.5% to trade recently at $3.1850 per lb Earlier this morning, China’s industrial production grew 7.2% year on year in January-February 2018, a full percentage point above the forecast reading. The country’s fixed asset investment was similarly strong, rising by...


Dalton Barker

March 14, 2018

14:38 GMT