Base metal prices were mixed on Monday

Base metal prices were mixed on Monday. Nickel rose 1.2% and zinc and tin rose up to 0.4% but other metals fell up to 0.4%. Gold fell on Monday on hopes for a stabilisation of the Greek debt concerns. The Comex futures price fell by US$4.10 or 0.3% to US$1,200.80 per ounce. Iron ore was unchanged at US$63.40 a tonne on Monday.

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