From Theaustralian.news.com.au: Copper gained nearly 3 per cent, recovering from its previous session’s 3-year low amid a global recovery in equity markets. Strong US housing data this week also helped to improve sentiment about economic growth.
Copper for three month delivery on the London Metal Exchange closed at $US4130 per tonne, up $US110 from the previous session, after rallying to a session high of $US4193 a tonne. …. Full Article: Source