LIVE FUTURES REPORT: Comex copper rally halted by potential US rate rise

The Comex copper price tumbled in the morning on Thursday October 18 after the US Federal Reserve indicated another interest rate rise is imminent.

The copper price for December settlement on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange dipped 4.10 cents to $2.7370 per lb. The broad-based weakness in the base metals follows a rebound in the dollar after the minutes from the US Federal Open Market...


Dalton Barker

October 18, 2018

15:35 GMT