Copper futures rise marginally on fresh bets

New Delhi, Jan 13 (PTI) Copper prices on Wednesday rose by 0.11 per cent to Rs 611.65 per kg in futures trade on a pick-up in spot demand.

On the Multi Commodity Exchange, copper contracts for January delivery traded higher by 70 paise, or 0.11 per cent, at Rs 611.65 per kg in a business turnover of 4,135 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