Copper weakens on low demand

NEW DELHI, Dec 30:  Copper prices eased by Rs 2 per kg at the non-ferrous metal market today on low demand from consuming industries.

Traders attributed the slide in copper prices to easing demand from consuming industries at domestic spot market.

In the national capital, copper mixed scrap shed Rs 2 to Rs 393 per kg.

Following are today’s metal rates (in Rs per kg):

Zinc ingot Rs 120-126, Nickel plate (4×4) Rs 755-760, gun metal scrap Rs 227, Bell metal scrap Rs 229, copper mixed scrap Rs 393, chadri deshi Rs 295.

Lead ingot Rs 121, lead imported Rs 127, aluminium ingots Rs 154, aluminium sheet cutting Rs 150, aluminium wire scrap Rs 150 and aluminium utensils scrap Rs 148. (PTI)