LIVE FUTURES REPORT 19/07: Base metals crash amid dollar uptick

Base metals prices finished in negative territory amid a stronger dollar on Thursday July 19, with no updates on the trade war front.

Earlier this morning, the dollar climbed to a high of 95.66 on the dollar index - its highest point since June 2017. Metals had been in consolidation mode over the past few sessions, but the gains were erased this morning. "After a very strong day yesterday, we have rolled back pretty much all of the gains we saw - plus some,"...

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Dalton Barker

July 19, 2018

17:52 GMT

Chicago