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Closing values and year-to-date changes are:
                                    Prices                                                           Inventories MT
        12/31/08        10/30/09        Change        %                   12/31/08            10/30/2009                Change          %

$US / Euro 0.7159     0.6795         -0.0364     -5.1%
Cx Silver     $11.27     $16.25         $4.98        44.2%
Cx Gold     $883.60    $1,039.70     $156.10     17.7%
Cx Copper $1.3950     $2.9475       $1.5525     111.3%                 31,075             55,760             24,685         79.4%
LME Copper  $1.3930   $2.9824     $1.5894     114.1%                339,775             372,200             32,425         9.5%
Shanghai Copper                                                                        17,822             102,835             85,013         477.0%
Total Copper                                                                            388,672             530,795             142,123         36.6%
LME Aluminum $0.6600     $0.8632    $0.2032     30.8%                 2,328,900          4,559,025             2,230,125         95.8%
LME Lead     $0.4305   $1.0532     $0.6227     144.6%                     45,150             129,850             84,700         187.6%
LME Tin     $4.6970     $6.6928     $1.9958         42.5%                     7,790             26,610             18,820         241.6%
LME Nickel     $4.9033     $8.3756     $3.4723     70.8%                     78,390             126,822         48,432         61.8%
LME Zinc     $0.5080     $0.9956     $0.4876         96.0%                     253,500             428,925         175,425         69.2%


Click on the link belowto findThe Copper Journal’s weekly chart update through Oct. 30, 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.

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