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...


Ana de Liz

April 06, 2021

16:58 GMT