Copper futures fall on weak demand

New Delhi, Jan 27 (PTI) Copper futures on Wednesday slipped by 0.64 per cent to Rs 606.40 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 3.90, or 0.64 per cent, to Rs 606.40 per kg in a business turnover of 4,422 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