LIVE FUTURES REPORT 10/02: SHFE base metals subdued on mounting coronavirus concerns

Base metals prices on the Shanghai Futures Exchange largely fell during morning trading on Monday February 10 on growing concerns over the spread of the novel coronavirus in China.

The uncertainties, coupled with a lack of trade data, had investors keeping their distance from the market. Last Friday, China’s customs agency said it would not be releasing trade data – which typically comprises statistics for the country’s trade balance, imports and exports, and foreign exchange reserves - for January. Instead, it will combine last month’s data with this month for release on March 7....


Karen Ng

February 10, 2020

06:08 GMT