LME base metal futures sold off; tin falls 5.6%

Base metal futures on the London Metal Exchange mostly fell steeply at the 5pm close amid a broad base sell off across the complex, mirroring activity in equity markets due to persistent macro-economic headwinds.

“Commodities are now 'catching up' to Wednesday’s equity rout in Thursday’s session, with other variables helping the selling along as well,” ED&F Capital Man head of research Edward Meir said....

Published

Callum Perry

May 12, 2022

17:01 GMT

London