LIVE FUTURES REPORT 05/07: Pressure mounts against LME base metals; nickel steady

Base metals on the London Metal Exchange were mixed at the close of trading on Thursday July 5, pressured by macroeconomic uncertainty amid continued sell-offs in copper, zinc and tin prices.

While zinc prices continue to be hampered by a flurry of short-covering, the metal’s three-month price avoided another drop below the nearby support level of $2,700 per tonne at the...


Hassan Butt

July 05, 2018

17:55 GMT