Spot trading in China picks up on copper price decline; premiums mostly flat globally

The decline in the London Metal Exchange copper price renewed interest in the red metal in China during the week to Tuesday August 9, but the overall market remained cautious.

Meanwhile, the US spot market was still muted and European premiums were stable amid a lack of liquidity in the spot market.

Spot trading picked up slightly after some...


Sally Zhang

Yasemin Esmen

Albert Mackenzie

August 09, 2023

10:56 GMT

New York, Shanghai, London