Copper futures fall on weak demand

New Delhi, Dec 24 (PTI) Copper futures on Thursday slipped by 45 paise to Rs 603.40 per kg as participants cut down their positions amid muted demand in domestic market.

On the Multi Commodity Exchange, copper contracts for December delivery eased by 45 paise, or 0.07 per cent, to Rs 603.40 per kg in a business turnover of 3,691 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