Copper and Zinc Storyline Takes Twist on Signs of China Strength

  • Traders bullish on copper as China data signal better demand
  • 2016’s top performer zinc posts second straight weekly decline

Copper is at last getting a moment in the sun. Prices posted the biggest weekly gain in two months as the metal that’s lagged behind its peers this year gets a boost from signs that demand may strengthen in China, the biggest consumer.

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