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  1. Business - Commodities - Copper

    Copper rises on brighter China factory data

    Posted Oct 24th 2013, 05:30pm by Reuters in Singapore

    ... Reuters in Singapore Copper prices increase in London on positive indications China's economy may have stabilised London copper climbed on Thursday from the near one-week lows touched ... tightening since Q2 and because of that we’re expecting slower growth and that does feed into our bearish copper view.” Three-month copper on the London Metal Exchange was trading up 0.53 per cent ...

  2. Copper

    Posted Jun 13th 2010, 12:00am by Kavita Daswani

    ... Kavita Daswani Alongside brass, hammered silver and brushed pewter, copper can be found in many households- in the shape of cooking pots, kitchen canisters, vases, trays and urns. The burnished sheen of copper makes it an attractive accent and designers are using it to develop new aesthetic sensibilities. Dutch designer Aldo Bakker (aldobakker.com) has created the Copper ...

  3. Dark rumours of black magic in the copper market

    Posted Jul 30th 2009, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... with Tom Holland Dark rumours have been swirling on the London Metal Exchange. As the price of copper has soared recently- with the spot price climbing to US$5,625 a tonne on Monday, 103 ... rogue trader Yasuo Hamanaka's disastrous 1996 bid to manipulate the copper price- an attempt that ended up costing his employer Sumitomo Corp a massive US$2.6 billion- and argue something ...

  4. Jiangxi Copper up 9.5pc on earnings surprise

    Posted Aug 28th 2008, 12:00am by Carol Chan

    ... Carol Chan Shares of Jiangxi Copper surged yesterday after the mainland's biggest integrated copper producer reported better than expected first-half earnings and forecast solid selling prices. Jiangxi Copper's H shares jumped 9.53 per cent to close at HK$12.64, while its A shares rose 4.02 per cent to 16.55 yuan (HK$18.90). Chairman Li Yihuang said the price ...

  5. Business - Commodities - COMMODITIES

    Copper prices stay robust despite falling demand and a production glut

    Posted Sep 26th 2014, 11:48am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London Despite production surging and China demand waning, the metal's prices have not collapsed The mysterious case of the hidden copper surplus September has been a cruel ... has arguably been copper, down "only" 3.6 per cent over the same period as of Wednesday's closing valuation of US$6,742 per tonne. This is strange since copper, like iron ore, ...

  6. Business - Commodities - METALS

    China's copper and aluminium output hits record high in August

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 05:39am by Reuters

    ... Reuters Mainland copper output hits new high The mainland's production of refined copper and primary aluminium hit record highs in August as the world's top producer continued to build new capacity. High production on the mainland, also the world's top consumer of the two metals, could cut demand for imports. Refined copper production rose 7.4 per cent in August ...

  7. Business - Commodities - COMMENT

    China may lose position as copper price driver

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 10:33am by Reuters

    ... in driving copper price China has in recent years been viewed as the main driver of the global copper market, and while its influence remains strong, it is possible that the rest of the world will take over in the short term. Copper is currently one of the more divisive commodities among analysts, with opinions split over whether the industrial metal will continue its recent rally ...

  8. Business - Commodities - EARNINGS

    Jiangxi Copper first-half profit down 3.6pc on lower metals prices

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 10:39am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng eric.mpng@scmp.com Shares of Jiangxi Copper, China’s largest smelter of the industrial metal, fell 0.28 per cent to HK$14.26 on Thursday morning after it posted a 3.6 per cent drop in first-half net profit on Wednesday night on the back of lower copper and gold prices and higher finance costs. First-half net profit declined to 1.19 billion yuan (HK$1.5 billion) from 1.24 billion ...

  9. Business - Commodities - RESOURCES

    Zijin Mining not optimistic on gold and copper prices

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 02:11pm by Eric Ng

    ... are depleting, although a layer of copper ore lies beneath the gold belt. “In the next few years, Zijinshan will undergo a transitory period towards copper mining, but the profitability of copper does ... on year to 1.79 billion yuan. Gold contributed 38.4 per cent of Zijin’s operating profit in the first half, down from 55.8 per cent in the same period last year, while copper contributed 39.4 per ...

  10. Business - Commodities - METALS

    Small Chinese importers delay term copper shipments amid lending cuts

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 03:10pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters Small buyers delay term shipments after probe Small importers of refined copper in China are likely to delay term shipments, at least in the coming two months, as local banks cut lending following a probe into an alleged metal financing scam in Qingdao, trading sources said. Fewer term copper shipments going to the world’s top copper consumer could create extra supply ...




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