LIVE FUTURES REPORT 23/04: Comex copper descends amid dollar surge

Comex copper prices were dragged lower on Tuesday April 23 morning in the United States, with a surging dollar and concerns over Chinese growth weighing on the base metals complex.

The copper price for May settlement on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange inched down by 2 cents to $2.8815 per lb. The red metal has been unable to set a clear price direction over the past few weeks, with a volatile dollar providing both support and headwinds to the market. "There has been a...

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Dalton Barker

April 23, 2019

15:50 GMT

Chicago