LME base metals prices rise through day despite weak start

Base metals prices on the London Metal Exchange were largely trading higher at the 5pm close of trading on Monday June 20, despite copper and aluminium both hitting new year-to-date lows earlier in the day.

“What we are seeing is a slowdown in selling pressure close to the month-end,” Fastmarkets analyst Andy Farida said. “We should see a bounce for the month-end, but the market...


Imogen Dudman

June 20, 2022

16:52 GMT