Metals consolidate on broader market weakness, but most still upbeat

Base metals prices on the London Metal Exchange and the Shanghai Futures Exchange were mixed on the morning of Wednesday January 19 amid headwinds from stronger bond yields and weakness in equities.

• United States 10-year treasury yields rise to 1.87%; market starting to anticipate a faster tightening of monetary policy. • Geopolitical tensions over Russia, Ukraine running hot. Base metals Three-month contracts on the LME...


William Adams

January 19, 2022

07:48 GMT