Copper futures rise marginally on fresh bets

New Delhi, Jul 31 (PTI) Copper prices on Friday rose by 0.39 per cent to Rs 509.50 per kg in futures trade on pick-up in spot demand.

On the Multi Commodity Exchange, copper contracts for August delivery traded higher by Rs 2, or 0.39 per cent, at Rs 509.50 per kg in a business turnover of 4,059 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