Copper prices have recovered slightly from early-week lows. However, the red metal has once again fallen victim to concerns over the federal stimulus plans, sliding back from a 9-day high to $7,080.25 per tonne on the London metal exchange (LME).
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Copper prices took a fall after weak data emerged from China and the Eurozone.
Here is a look at what copper juniors were up to in October.
Copper prices have had a rough week, with hints of a slowdown in China taking hits at the red metal. Plus, share your thoughts on the copper surplus.
Speculation that the United States government could reach an agreement on the debt ceiling breathed some life back into copper prices on Thursday.
It has been a good first few days of October for Nevada Copper (TSX:NCU), which has released several pieces of positive news since the start of the month.
In Africa, copper production comes primarily from Zambia, South Africa and the Democratic Republic of the Congo's Katanga Province.
Industrial minerals like copper and nickel are essential to global economic expansion. But everywhere you look, grades are getting lower, and costs are getting much, much higher. Is there a way out? Rick Mills says mining companies need to look to Greenland. In this interview with The Metals Report, the owner and host of Ahead of the Herd.com lauds the world's largest island for its vast resources, its one-stop regulatory system and its year-round access to ocean transportation.
Copper junior VMS Ventures and Hudbay Minerals, its joint venture partner, are one step closer to full production at the Reed copper project.