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METALS-Copper eases on virus fears, U.S. stimulus uncertainty

27 Oct 2020

Oct 27 Copper prices dipped on Tuesday amid caution over surging global coronavirus infections and the uncertainty around a new U.S stimulus package ahead of the Nov. 3 presidential election.

METALS-Copper falls as dollar firms ahead of U.S. election

23 Oct 2020

Oct 23 London copper prices declined on Friday as investors' caution ahead of the U.S. presidential election fuelled support for the dollar, making greenback-priced metals more expensive for buyers using other currencies.

METALS-Copper dips as virus cases, U.S. stimulus uncertainty weigh

20 Oct 2020

Oct 20 London copper prices fell on Tuesday as a spike in coronavirus infections in Europe and uncertainty about a U.S. stimulus deal raised worries about the prospect of a sustained global economic recovery.

METALS-Copper gains on supply risks from Chile, China demand hopes

14 Oct 2020

Oct 14 Copper prices rose in London on Wednesday, as the threat of supply disruptions in top producer Chile and hopes for stronger consumption by leading consumer China supported prices.

METALS-Shanghai aluminium at 2-1/2-year high as supply concerns lift prices

13 Oct 2020

Oct 13 Shanghai aluminium prices on Tuesday climbed to their highest in two-and-a-half years as a smelter curtailment in Spain fuelled worries about supply, although demand from top consumer China remained weak.

METALS-London copper rises for 5th day on hopes of China demand, U.S. stimulus

12 Oct 2020

Oct 12 Copper prices in London gained for a fifth straight session on Monday, buoyed by expectations of higher demand in top consumer China and hopes of additional U.S. stimulus.

METALS-Copper set for biggest weekly jump in 3 months on U.S. stimulus hopes, Chile strike

09 Oct 2020

Oct 9 Copper prices in London were on track for their biggest weekly gain in three months on Friday over hopes for more U.S. stimulus and a labour strike at a mine in top producer Chile.

METALS-Copper slips as China absent from market

08 Oct 2020

Oct 8 Copper prices on Thursday slipped from a near one-week high hit in the previous session, as top consumer China was absent from the market due to a major holiday.

METALS-Copper up on U.S. airlines, payroll aid hopes after stimulus deal stalls

07 Oct 2020

Oct 7 Copper prices edged up on Wednesday as U.S. airlines and payroll aid hopes helped the metal recover from earlier losses following an end to talks on a large U.S. coronavirus stimulus bill.

METALS-Copper rises as Trump returns to White House

06 Oct 2020

Oct 6 London copper rose on Tuesday as investor sentiment improved on U.S. President Donald Trump's return to the White House after receiving COVID-19 treatment at a hospital, allaying concerns over political uncertainty.

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