Chile sees copper rising to $3/lb if US-China trade deal holds

Copper prices could return to $3/lb if a deal to end the US-China trade dispute holds, Chile’s Mining Minister Baldo Prokurica said Wednesday.

Copper rose to $2.83/lb Wednesday as after US President Donald Trump and Chinese Vice Premier Liu He signed the deal in Washington to ease trade tensions between the two powers.

“The announcement of the end of the trade war is going to create…

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