NORTH AMERICAN MORNING BRIEF 12/10: Chuquicamata curbs operations; KIOCL eyes searborne market; China unwrought copper, imports at two-year high

The latest metal markets news and price moves to start the North American day on Friday October 12.

The prices of base metals on the London Metal Exchange were for the most part higher during morning trading, with prices stabilizing after a mid-week sell-off resulted in Asian equity markets falling to a 19-month low, prompting risk-averse investors to curb buying.  While price action across the complex remains volatile, particularly in three-month copper and lead prices this week, a softer dollar and broadly low...


Hassan Butt

October 12, 2018

12:00 GMT