Copper futures rise on fresh bets

New Delhi, May 15 (PTI) Copper prices on Friday traded 0.39 per cent higher at Rs 403.80 per kg in the futures market on the back of pick-up in spot demand.

On the Multi Commodity Exchange, copper contracts for delivery in May traded higher by Rs 1.55, or 0.39 per cent, at Rs 403.80 per kg in a business turnover of 3,520 lots.

Analysts attributed the rise in copper prices to raising of bets by participants driven by pick-up in spot demand. PTI SHW RUJ RUJ