Copper futures fall on weak demand

New Delhi, Jan 29 (PTI) Copper futures on Friday slipped by 0.74 per cent to Rs 596.15 per kg as participants cut down their positions amid muted demand in domestic market.

On the Multi Commodity Exchange, copper contracts for February delivery eased by Rs 4.45, or 0.74 per cent, to Rs 596.15 per kg in a business turnover of 4,413 lots.

Analysts said trimming of positions by speculators due to muted demand in spot market mainly led to the fall in copper prices here. PTI SHW RUJ RUJ