LIVE FUTURES REPORT 05/04: Comex copper prices dip in final session

The price of copper in the United States was in negative territory in morning trading on Friday April 5 because of reservations about the China-US trade talks.

The copper price for May settlement on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange inched down by 0.30 cents per lb to $2.9070 per lb. Talk of a trade deal had boosted sentiment across the commodities markets, including among the base metals. But without further updates, prices failed to hold up due to a lack of detail concerning the progress of the negotiations. “There is not much new from the...


Dalton Barker

April 05, 2019

15:38 GMT