Automotive MMI®: US Platinum Price Closes Week With 3.3% Rise

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A 3.3 percent improvement on the weekly Automotive MMI® made US platinum bar the biggest mover. US palladium bar gained a slight 2.7 percent this past week.

The price of US HDG finished the week down 1.9 percent.

Closing out the third week of declining prices, the copper 3-month price dropped by 1.0 percent on the LME, finishing at $6,906 per metric ton. The primary copper cash price dropped 0.9 percent on the LME this week, closing out the third consecutive week of falling prices at $6,870 per metric ton.

today's metal prices - MetalMiner IndXThe Chinese lead price fell 0.2 percent over the past week. This was the third week in a row of declining prices. Korean 5052 coil premium over 1050 sheet prices held steady from the previous week.

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