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India

Pratima Desai

METALS-Copper drops as China trade data reinforces negative mood

14 Oct 2019

* GRAPHIC-2019 asset returns: http://tmsnrt.rs/2jvdmXl (Updates prices)

Shanghai aluminum prices outperform LME on China shortfall

09 Oct 2019

LONDON A shortage of aluminum in China as domestic supplies fall has boosted prices in Shanghai, which are outperforming those on the London Metal Exchange where weaker demand in the rest of world is reflected, a divergence expected to dominate for some time.

METALS-Copper buoyed, focus on U.S.-China trade talks

09 Oct 2019

* Copper prices weighed down by weak demand https://tmsnrt.rs/2LT2gIL

METALS-Copper buoyed, focus on U.S.-China trade talks

09 Oct 2019

* Copper prices weighed down by weak demand https://tmsnrt.rs/2LT2gIL

Satellites to spy on smelters for copper traders

08 Oct 2019

LONDON A service will launch next week for funds managers, traders and miners that uses satellites to keep copper smelters under surveillance to get quick word of when they shut down and ramp up.

Codelco agrees copper premium at $98/T for Europe, flat from 2019

04 Oct 2019

LONDON The world's biggest copper miner, Codelco, has agreed its 2020 physical copper premium to European buyers at $98 a tonne, the same level as for 2019, copper industry sources said on Friday.

METALS-Copper slips, weak demand prospects dominate mood

30 Sep 2019

* Premium for cash zinc over 3-month hits 3-month high (Updates prices)

U.S.-funded clean minerals project raises concerns in Congo

27 Sep 2019

LONDON/GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo, Sept 27 (Reuters) - D emocratic Republic of Congo plans to look into potential conflicts of interest in a U.S.-funded project to certify mines that produce minerals such as gold and tin responsibly, a Congolese official told Reuters.

METALS-Copper hits 2-1/2 week low, U.S.-China trade war dominates sentiment

23 Sep 2019

* Premium for cash to 3-month nickel hits highest since 2009 (Updates prices)

METALS-LME copper declines on weak demand and a guarded Fed

19 Sep 2019

* Premium for cash over 3-month nickel flares out (Updates prices)

World News

White House acknowledges strings attached in Trump withholding Ukraine aid

President Donald Trump's withholding of $391 million in military aid to Ukraine was linked to his request that the Ukrainians look into a claim - debunked as a conspiracy theory - about the 2016 U.S. election, a senior presidential aide said on Thursday, the first time the White House acknowledged such a connection.