LIVE FUTURES REPORT 13/12: LME nickel price leads gains; copper softens after setting multi-month high

Nickel ended firmly above $14,000 per tonne in London Metal Exchange trading on Friday December 13 while copper stepped back after peaking earlier at its highest since May.

The three-month nickel price closed at $14,170 per tonne, not far back from an intraday high of $14,270 per tonne. Turnover was at its highest since October 14 at around 11,800 lots by the close. The metal shrugged off inflows of more than 54,000 tonnes of nickel across LME-registered warehouses in Europe and Asia this week although it had fallen to...

Published

Hassan Butt

December 13, 2019

17:46 GMT

London