Copper up on China demand, low inventory

Copper up on China demand, low inventory

Copper prices climbed overnight, reinforced by lower inventories and robust consumption in top consumer China, though any further rally is likely to require signs of demand recovery in the rest of the world, analysts said. Benchmark copper on the London Metal Exchange...
Copper up on China demand, low inventory

Aluminium and zinc hit by inventory gains

Aluminium and zinc prices retreated overnight after inventories climbed, reminding investors that weak demand because of the coronavirus pandemic is likely to result in large surpluses. Some other industrial metals also slipped into the red along with oil and European...