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Copper, nickel retreat after touching one-week highs

London copper prices have bounced along in a US$4,800-US$5,400 range since late August when they plumbed six-year lows.


COPPER fell on Friday, retreating from a one-week high after a strong US dollar offset optimism stemming from top metals consumer China cutting interest rates to boost its slowing economy.

Prices on the London Metal Exchange (LME) had surged after the People's Bank of China