LME base metals lack direction; US dollar maintains strength

Base metal prices on the London Metal Exchange were mixed at the 5pm close of trading on Monday September 18, with the market lacking much direction ahead of the release of macroeconomic data later this week.

Three-month future prices at 5pm on Monday, compared with the previous day’s 5pm close:
- Copper: $8,359.50 per tonne, down by 0.5%

- Aluminium: $2,220 per tonne, up...


Imogen Dudman

September 18, 2023

16:54 GMT