Base metals subdued in thin trade as China shut for holiday

Jan 31 (Reuters) – Copper prices were little changed on Monday, while aluminum edged lower on profit-taking in thin Asian trading as Chinese markets were closed for a week-long Lunar New Year holiday. Three-month copper on the London Metal Exchange was virtually flat at $9,503.50 a tonne by 0623 GMT. It hit a three-week low … Read more

U.S. focused on existing metals talks, Tai tells S. Korean trade chief

US Trade Representative Katherine Tai testifies before the Senate Finance Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, US, May 12, 2021. Pete Marovich/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register WASHINGTON, Jan 27 (Reuters) – US Trade Representative Katherine Tai told South Korea’s trade minister on Thursday the United States was … Read more