LIVE FUTURES REPORT 30/01: Positive trade sentiment lifting base metals

The US copper price built on previous momentum with optimism growing ahead of America and Chinese trade talks.

The copper price for March settlement on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange jumped by 4.15 cents to $2.7665 per lb. Scheduled trade talks between the United States and China could be one reason for this, while US Federal Reserve policymakers are expected to hold interest rates after conducting a two-day policy meeting on...


Dalton Barker

January 30, 2019

15:37 GMT