LIVE FUTURES REPORT 08/05: Comex copper selloff persists in midweek trading

The Comex copper price dipped in US morning trading on Wednesday May 8 with lingering fears over the global trade war pressuring metal prices downward.

The copper price for July settlement on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange inched down 0.80 cents to $2.7775 per lb. The red metal has seen heavy selling pressure over the past few weeks with a stronger dollar and uncertain trade war developments weighing on the base metals complex. Despite news on Tuesday...

Published

Dalton Barker

May 08, 2019

15:59 GMT

Chicago