LIVE FUTURES REPORT 29/06: LME lead above $2,300/t, all metals except copper rise

All prices on the London Metal Exchange except for copper finished the day on June 29 at higher prices than Monday, with lead showing the biggest gains and setting a new year-to-date high, and aluminium up by 2.5%.

Copper was the only price to close lower on Tuesday, falling 0.6% to $9,334.50 per tonne from Monday's $9,388 per tonne. 
The three-month price of lead rose by 3.2% to $2,305 per tonne on Tuesday at 5pm, having been at $2,233 per tonne on Monday at the same time. 

Earlier in the day, the metal hit a new year-to-date high of $2,322 per tonne, the highest level since June 2018, overtaking its previous 2021 peak of $2,258.50 per tonne from May 10....

Published

Ana de Liz

June 29, 2021

16:34 GMT

London