Industrial metals looking firmer, gold prices consolidate

Industrial metals looking firmer, gold prices consolidate

The base metals put in a very strong performance yesterday with average gains of 2.6 percent, with a 4.4 percent gain in nickel, four percent rise in zinc, while copper closed up 2.5 percent at $4,823.50. Precious metals were mixed, palladium was strong, it climbed 2.5 percent to $569, gold prices fell 0.9 percent to $1,312.70 while silver and platinum were little changed. Read article by Will Adams, fastmarket.com

2016-06-29 13:32