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Glencore production cuts fail to boost copper

Slowdown in China's growth and huge inventory buildup may result in further falls in the price of the metal, which is already at a six-year low, say analysts


THE biggest cuts to copper production this year haven't been enough to overcome the drumbeat of China's slowdown.

While copper is still up about 2 per cent after Glencore plc said it would reduce its output, the advance has stalled on renewed fears about consumption in the...

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