LIVE FUTURES REPORT 18/12: Comex copper price tumbles to mid-November low

The Comex copper price tumbled to a multi-week low in morning trading on Tuesday December 18, with reduced liquidity, trade war fears and questions about US monetary policy pressuring the price lower.

The copper price for March settlement on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange tumbled 5.35 cents to $2.7010 per lb. The contract hit a low of $2.6930 per lb, its weakest since November 14, earlier today. Ahead of the...


Dalton Barker

December 18, 2018

15:35 GMT