LIVE FUTURES REPORT 24/12: SHFE base metals mixed; lead takes the lead

There were no clear trends for base metals prices on the Shanghai Futures Exchange (SHFE) during the morning trading session on Tuesday December 24, with lead’s 0.8% increase making it the best performer of the lot.

The most-traded February lead contract ended the session at 14,920 yuan ($2,128) per tonne, up 125 yuan per tonne from Monday’s close of 14,795 yuan per tonne. Other SHFE base metals prices were split, with the benchmark February copper...

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Anna Xu

December 24, 2019

05:32 GMT

Shanghai