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LME panel tips copper as base metal to watch in 2021

The likely continuation of China’s stimulus program coupled with an increased focus on green technology in a number of major Western economies puts copper in pole position to thrive in 2021, viewers of a webinar panel hosted by the London Metals Exchange heard on Monday.

LME panel tips copper as base metal to watch in 2021 LME panel tips copper as base metal to watch in 2021 LME panel tips copper as base metal to watch in 2021 LME panel tips copper as base metal to watch in 2021 LME panel tips copper as base metal to watch in 2021

An LME panel has tipped copper to be the best performing base metal in 2021

Max Layton, head of EMEA commodities research at Citi, said copper had been the "flavour of the day" in his recent client conversations.