Copper futures fall on weak demand

New Delhi, Oct 26 (PTI) Copper futures slipped 70 paise to Rs 533.40 per kg on Monday as participants reduced their positions amid muted demand in the domestic market.

On the Multi Commodity Exchange, copper contracts for November delivery eased by 70 paise, or 0.13 per cent, to Rs 533.40 per kg in a business turnover of 4,586 lots.

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