Read here for The Copper Journal’s weekly chart update.

Brought to you by The Copper Journal - Metal Management Services.
The Copper Journal, a monthly publication, is a compendium of key fundamental, economic and financial indicators of the global metals markets.


    Closing values and year-to-date changes are:
                                            Prices                                               Inventories MT
            12/31/08        05/15/09        Change        %            12/31/08        5/15/2009       Change  %

$US / Euro     0.7159         0.7412         0.0253     3.5%
Cx Silver         $11.27         $13.99         $2.72     24.1%
Cx Gold         $883.60         $930.90      $47.30     5.4%
Cx Copper      $1.3950         $2.0280     $0.6330     45.4%             31,075         44,916         13,841      44.5%
LME Copper     $1.3930     $1.9722     $0.5792         41.6%             339,775         357,800         18,025     5.3%
Shanghai Copper                                                                             17,822         35,389     17,567     98.6%
Total Copper                                                                                 388,672         438,105     49,433     12.7%
LME Aluminum     $0.6600     $0.6700     $0.0100     1.5%                 2,328,900         3,935,975     1,607,075     69.0%
LME Lead         $0.4305     $0.6450     $0.2145     49.8%                     45,150             73,250     28,100         62.2%
LME Tin             $4.6970     $6.2482     $1.5512     33.0%                     7,790             13,505     5,715         73.4%
LME Nickel         $4.9033     $5.5701     $0.6668     13.6%                     78,390             110,202     31,812     40.6%
LME Zinc         $0.5080         $0.6622     $0.1542     30.4%                     253,500         323,825     70,325         27.7%                  


Click on the link belowto findThe Copper Journal’s weekly chart update through May 15, 2009.

Note: The green line on the chart is the 200 day moving average. The red lines are points of support and resistance. If one market is closed while the other is open, the prior day settlement will be used for the market that is closed in order to maintain consistency in the price charts.

Links