LIVE FUTURES 26/07: Copper 3% jump sets pace on LME, tin at new all-time high

Copper’s three-month price on the London Metal Exchange rose to $9,809.50 per tonne at the close of trading on Monday July 26, an increase which led most other prices in the complex higher as well.

The red metal closed near its intraday high of $9,826.50 per tonne, the highest for copper since June 15. Intense buying took its volumes on Monday to 24,000 lots traded by 5pm, also the highest since that date.
Tin’s three-month price, meanwhile, reached a new all time high on the LME, at $34,805 per tonne on Monday, jumping from Friday’s closing price of $34,500 per tonne.

An uncertain supply situation together with growing demand for the metal continued to support prices. “Supply is worse than...


Ana de Liz

July 26, 2021

17:15 GMT