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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

Crude Oil Lacking Drive, Copper Slumps Ahead Of Chinese Data
Crude oil may struggle to recover lost ground as Iraqi supply disruption fears remain unfounded, while ebbing geopolitical tensions leave gold and silver vulnerable.
Crude Oil Slips As Supply Fears Ease, China Data To Offer Copper Cues
Gold and silver may remain elevated as the USD awaits guidance from the FOMC June Meeting Minutes. While crude oil remains exposed to further falls as supply fears ease.
Crude Oil Aiming Higher On Iraq Conflict, Copper Climbs On China PMI
Elevated geopolitical tensions could continue to act as a source of support for crude oil via fears of supply disruptions, and afford gold a recovery based on safe-haven demand.
Gold Pullback May Prove Short-lived, Copper Looks To China Data
Gold and silver could resume their ascent if the US Dollar remains uninspired by patchy economic data, while copper may be vulnerable to a soft Chinese PMI print.
Crude Oil Nears Key Resistance, Copper Drops Ahead of China Data
Crude oil is teasing traders near critical resistance ahead of key inventories data, while copper’s retreat may continue if upcoming China data disappoints.
Crude Oil Retreats Ahead of US Data, Copper Aims Higher On Inventories
Copper may be set for further gains as inventories drop alongside encouraging Chinese economic data while Crude oil traders look to upcoming key US data for guidance.
Copper Climbs On China Manufacturing PMI, Crude Oil Eyes $105
Copper jumps as Chinese manufacturing data eases demand concerns, while crude oil prices get a boost as traders return to risk-sensitive assets.
Copper Dips As China Data Disappoints, Gold Exposed To USD Recovery
Copper may be vulnerable to a further correction on mounting concerns over Chinese economic growth, following a disappointing set of economic data from the Asian giant.
Copper Soars Ahead Of China Data, Gold Bounces Off Key Support
Copper has vaulted higher ahead of Chinese retail sales and industrial production figures, while the precious metals have pushed off critical support levels.
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