Copper dips below $9,000/t as LME base metals all open lower

All base metals contracts on the London Metal Exchange opened lower on Thursday May 12, with the copper price dipping below $9,000 per tonne.

“Market participants are worried about demand, chiefly with respect to China. Coronavirus cases are rising again in Shanghai, which means that the lockdown is likely to remain in place and...


Carrie Bone

May 12, 2022

09:45 GMT