LIVE FUTURES REPORT 17/12: Comex copper price dips on trader caution ahead of Fed meeting

The Comex copper price fell in morning trading on Monday December 17 amid quiet trading conditions and uncertainty surrounding the future of American monetary policy.

The copper price for March settlement on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange fell 2.70 cents to $2.7355 per lb. US market participants are awaiting the Federal Reserve's Wednesday decision on another rate hike. Global equity markets have been jostled by the continued trade war between the United States...


Dalton Barker

December 17, 2018

15:12 GMT