Mai Nguyen

METALS-Shanghai copper hits 2020 high on China revival hopes, supply fears

07 Jul 2020

SINGAPORE, July 7 Shanghai copper prices hit a 2020 high on Tuesday as hopes of an economic recovery in China and supply fears underpinned sentiment, while the metal also hit a five-month peak in London before shedding gains.

METALS-Copper rises on hopes of faster recovery in China, more stimulus

06 Jul 2020

SINGAPORE, July 6 Copper and most other base metals rose alongside equities markets on Monday, riding on hopes of a pickup in pace of China's economic recovery and more stimulus steps to support the global economy.

Copper's bull run at risk as China enters slow summer season

03 Jul 2020

SINGAPORE/BEIJING A stunning V-shaped recovery in the price of copper is looking stretched as top consumer China enters its summer construction slowdown and fears of supply disruptions from the coronavirus have been mostly priced into the market.

METALS-Shanghai copper scales 6-month high on Chile supply risk

02 Jul 2020

SINGAPORE, July 2 Shanghai copper prices touched a more than six-month peak on Thursday, supported by mounting supply risks in top producer Chile and upbeat manufacturing data in major economies.

METALS-Shanghai copper hits 5-1/2-month high on potential rate cuts, China data

01 Jul 2020

SINGAPORE, July 1 Shanghai copper prices on Wednesday rose to their highest in more than five months as traders pinned hopes on potential rate cuts in China, while better-than-expected manufacturing numbers in the top consumer also boosted the sentiment.

METALS-Copper rises on supply risks but in choppy trade ahead of holiday in China

24 Jun 2020

SINGAPORE, June 24 Copper prices advanced on Wednesday in thin volume as rising coronavirus cases among the workforce in the top producing region of South America highlighted supply risks.

METALS-London copper slips from 3-month high; markets expect quick rebound

08 Jun 2020

SINGAPORE, June 8 London copper prices dropped on Monday after data showed exports from top consumer China had weakened last month, though markets expect prices of the red metal to rebound amid stimulus measures and prospects of a swift global economic recovery.

METALS-Shanghai copper hits 3-month high as demand recovers

02 Jun 2020

SINGAPORE, June 2 Shanghai copper prices rose to their highest in nearly three months on Tuesday, as demand in top metals consumer China continued to recover, though gains were capped by investor worries over a deepening U.S.-China rift.

METALS-Copper gains on Trump's mild Hong Kong response, China PMI

01 Jun 2020

SINGAPORE, June 1 Copper prices rose on Monday on solid manufacturing data from China and a milder-than-expected response by the U.S. President Donald Trump on China's security legislation for Hong Kong.

RPT-China braces for aluminium import wave as coronavirus recovery upends trade

01 Jun 2020

* Primary aluminium imports could top 100,000 T in May -sources

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