Copper futures rise on fresh bets

New Delhi, Mar 17 (PTI) Copper prices on Wednesday rose by 0.45 per cent to Rs 672.30 per kg in futures trade on a pick-up in spot demand.

On the Multi Commodity Exchange, copper contracts for March delivery traded higher by Rs 3, or 0.45 per cent, to Rs 672.30 per kg in a business turnover of 3,112 lots.

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