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Copper Prices

Copper Prices are widely followed in the commodity sector. Copper is an essential industrial metal used worldwide. Copper prices are followed in financial markets around the globe and the metal is growing in popularity. Copper is widely used in construction and because of its electrical properties is found in wires and circuit boards. Copper is mined in open mines around the world, with Chile and the United States leading in overall copper production. The demand for copper is increasing as countries such as China and India continue to develop, while the supply remains tight. The growing demand and constrained supply is likely to keep copper prices volatile in the near future. Copper prices are commonly quoted in USD.

Copper Price Chart (USD)

Copper Price News, Analysis, and Forecast

Commodities Steady Post Rally with Support from Extra China Stimulus
Commodities found support at elevated levels with newly announced stimulus measures from China, after propelled by stock gains overnight
Oil and Copper Rally with Stocks. Gold Subdued before Jackson Hole
Oil, Copper are rising toward this week’s highs following equity rallies in US and Asia. Gold is subdued before a central bankers’ summit.
Copper Retreats Depsite China Measures. Gold Fades Safety Bets
China’s measures to revive stocks and economy failed to prop up copper though oil sustained gains. Gold lost appeal as safety bets shifted
Commodities Recover alongside Asian Stocks as Investors Re-Position
Dramatic recovery spread across Asian stocks and lifted commodities after Monday’s wild crash. Gold pared safe-haven gains
Commodities Sink on Risk-Off Trades with Chinese Stocks in Free Fall
Gloomy economic sentiment triggered heavy selling in risky assets like equities, commodities. Oil, copper at six-year lows. Gold steadied
Gold Up on Safe-Haven Buys. Copper, Oil Drop as China Factories Slow
Gold surged as China factory slowdown prompted safe-haven buys additional to bets on US rate rise delay. Oil, copper fear demand risk
Gold Surges on Bets of US Rate Rise Delay, Oil Consolidates Post Crash
Gold surged as Fed’s Minutes casted doubt on chances for a September hike. Oil consolidated after crash due to excessive inventories
Oil Rebounds on Inventories Drop, Copper Weighed by China Stock Rout
WTI Oil rebounded after API reported a drop in last week’s inventories, eyeing EIA report today. Copper fell alongside Chinese stocks
Oil Fall Pauses at 41.60, Awaits Inventories. Gold Elevated by Soft US Data
WTI Oil’s decline paused at 41.60 before US inventory reports. Gold held gains as soft US data reduced chances of September rate hike
Oil Weighed by Supply-Demand Gap, Gold Loses As China Calms Market
Oil weighed by US’s supply-demand imbalance, China demand concerns, and dollar strength. Gold lost safe-haven status after the PBoC reassured market. Copper flat amid mixed impacts from a weaker yuan