Copper futures fall on weak demand

New Delhi, Mar 15 (PTI) Copper futures on Monday slipped 0.21 per cent to Rs 678.05 per kg as participants cut their positions amid muted demand in domestic market.

On the Multi Commodity Exchange, copper contracts for March delivery eased by Rs 1.45, or 0.21 per cent, to Rs 678.05 per kg in a business turnover of 3,219 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