LME base metal prices falter after gains on Monday

Three-month base metal prices on the London Metal Exchange were all down at the open of trade on Tuesday September 12, coming under selling pressure following gains on Monday that were driven primarily by a rally in the yuan and weakness in the US dollar.

Three-month prices at 9.15am London time on Tuesday, compared with Monday’s 5pm close, were as follows:
• Copper: $8,397 per tonne, down by 0.1%

• Aluminium: $2,195...


Josh Fulton

September 12, 2023

09:40 GMT