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

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Closing values and year-to-date changes are:
                                        Prices                                           Inventories MT
            12/31/08        09/11/09        Change        %          12/31/08        09/11/2009        Change  %

$US / Euro     0.7159         0.6858     -0.0301     -4.2%
Cx Silver         $11.27         $16.68     $5.41       48.0%
Cx Gold         $883.60         $1,004.90     $121.30     13.7%
Cx Copper     $1.3950         $2.8275     $1.4325     102.7%             31,075             47,722         16,647         53.6%
LME Copper     $1.3930         $2.8531     $1.4601     104.8%         339,775         318,325         -21,450         -6.3%
Shanghai Copper                                                                         17,822         97,396         79,574         446.5%
Total Copper                                                                             388,672        463,443         74,771         19.2%
LME Aluminum     $0.6600     $0.8255     $0.1655     25.1%         2,328,900         4,591,625         2,262,725         97.2%
LME Lead     $0.4305         $0.9566     $0.5261     122.2%                 45,150         123,075         77,925         172.6%
LME Tin         $4.6970         $6.7222     $2.0252     43.1%                     7,790         21,195         13,405         172.1%
LME Nickel             $4.9033     $7.8267     $2.9234     59.6%                 78,390     118,296         39,906     50.9%
LME Zinc         $0.5080         $0.8686     $0.3606     71.0%                 253,500         435,150         181,650     71.7%


Click on the link belowto findThe Copper Journal’s weekly chart update through Sept. 11, 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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