Copper Prices Bounced Up As Slowing US Services Weigh On US Dollar Index, Copper Inventory Below The Same Period Last Year For The First Time

Copper rebounded slightly as the US dollar fell due to slowing services data. LME copper prices closed at $8,328.5/mt overnight, a rise of 0.98%. Trading volumes were 18,000 lots and open interest stood at 250,000 lots. The most active SHFE 2307 copper contract finished at 66,640 yuan/mt overnight, up 0.89%. Trading volume was 57,000 lots and open interest stood at 186,000 lots.