Monday, January 03, 2011
Copper sets new record on first trading day of 2011
Copper closed at a record $4.4830/lb ($9,883 a tonne) on the New York exchange today, the first trading day of 2011. Mineweb.com attributes the 33% since the start of 2010 to "expectations of sustainable growth in top metal consumer China."
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