Metals under pressure in quiet trading conditions

Metals under pressure in quiet trading conditions

The metals consolidated further on Friday with copper prices trading either side of $4,800, it closed at $4,808, aluminium was off 0.8 percent at $1,669, lead was off 0.3 percent, while tin was up 0.8 percent, nickel was up 0.2 percent and zinc was unchanged. Precious metals are weaker across the board led by a 2.1 percent drop in silver to $19.30, while gold closed off 0.8 percent at $1,341.30. Read more at fastmarkets.com

2016-08-22 13:21