World Economy

Metals Finish Mixed

Metals Finish MixedMetals Finish Mixed

The base metal prices on the London Metal Exchange (LME) closed mixed Friday. The Copper price closed higher as the speculation that demand would enhance after a report showed the economy expanded at the fastest rate since Y 2011 in the United States, the world’s 2nd-biggest consumer of the metal, China is the No. 1 user, Live Trading reported. Germany’s Gfk consumer climate fell more-than-expected in October, data showed. In a report, research group Gfk said that its index of Germany’s consumer climate fell to 8.3, from 8.6 in the previous month.