Montana site fouled by copper smelter to get final cleanup

(AP) — a subsidiary of London-based oil giant BP agreed to complete its cleanup of a 300-square mile (776-square kilometer) site in Montana that’s contaminated with arsenic and other pollutants fr…

Zinc gains on potential for further smelter shutdowns

LME copper added 0.7% to $7,595 a tonne but is set to end the quarter with a loss of about 8%, pressured by dollar strength while the U.S. Federal Reserve raised interest rates and China grappled with…

Softer dollar, firmer commodities boost Latam FX

With the dollar weakness propping up crude and metal prices, top copper producer Chile’s peso was on course for its biggest one-day percentage attain in over two months.Data showed the country’s p…

Copper prices likely to rule lower for rest of this year

After being driven to an all-time high of $10,674tonne on March 4 2022 by concerns about supply disruptions after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, copper prices began to fall sharply in late-April 2022…