Like many other commodities, copper prices have been on a tear in recent weeks. But the month of May has not been kind, at least in recent days: even though copper prices are up by +1.43% on the month, they are actually down -7.26% from their high set on May 10. Why might this be?
MCX Copper Tips Today: Copper yesterday settled down by 1.78% at 665.6 as pressure seen as the global world refined copper market showed a 24,000 tonnes surplus in December, compared with a 93,000 tonnes deficit in November, the International Copper Study Group (ICSG) said in its latest monthly bulletin.
Copper prices CMCU3 have extended their sharp recovery last week from the March lockdown lows of $4,371 to $7,973.5 a tonne, the highest since February 2013, buoyed by China’s solid demand and hefty investments by speculators amid monetary policy easing. views the current prices do not reflect fundamentals and the rally has been overdone.
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Shanghai copper prices rose to a near four-week high on Monday as supply worries rose following a fall in inventories and suspension of operations in major producer nations.
BASE METAL TIPS – MCX Copper settled down 0.11% at 440.85 as China’s factory activity is expected to have contracted for a fifth straight month in September. Pressure also seen after the release of a whistleblower complaint against U.S. President Donald Trump added to uncertainties about the global economy, already reeling from the China-U.S. trade war.