LIVE FUTURES REPORT 06/04: LME nickel at highest level since early March, copper above $9,000/t

Nickel’s three-month price on the London Metal Exchange came to its highest level in a month on Tuesday April 6, with a rise of 3%, while there were similar gains for copper and tin.

Copper's intraday high reading was $9,104 per tonne, the highest level since it reached $9,145 per tonne on March 23. It followed a surge on its Chicago Mercantile Exchange price of 3.4% on Monday to $4.15 per tonne. 

It closed at $9,047 per tonne, up 2.9% from Thursday’s reading at the same time and its highest 5pm price since March 22. Copper’s volumes on Tuesday were also at just...

Published

Ana de Liz

April 06, 2021

16:58 GMT

London