119290Canadian Dollar Hits 7-week High8/4/2020 7:30:32 PMUSDCAD decreased to a 7-week low of 1.3331canadacurrencyUSDCAD/canada/currency
119289Lithium Prices Remain Under Pressure8/4/2020 7:29:06 PM"Lithium remained at record low levels in August, trading below 41,000 yuan per tonne as demand remained subdued in China’s lithium market even after economic activity resumed following coronavirus-induced lockdowns. Still, lithium prices are poised for a rally in the next few years, mainly because EV sales are expected to jump, driven by the so-called green recovery plans."commoditycommodityLITHIUM/commodity/lithium
119288Copper Prices Remain Supported8/4/2020 7:24:35 PM"Copper prices have been hovering around $2.89 per tonne in August, not far from a more than one year high of $2.98 touched in July, on investor hopes for a recovery in metals demand following global efforts to quickly restart economic activity from the coronavirus-induced slump. On the supply side, the pandemic raised questions over the biggest copper producer’s ability to maintain output levels in the coming years to satisfy growing global demand."CommodityCommodityHG1/commodity/copper
119287Steel Prices Ease from 6-Month High8/4/2020 6:41:29 PM"Steel prices in August have been hovering around 3,750 Yuan/MT, below July’s six-month high of 3,800 Yuan/MT, but still backed by stronger demand from China, the world’s largest steelmaker, after the economy opened up following months of virus-induced lockdown. China will increase its infrastructure construction in the third quarter of the year to offset the negative impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the economy."CommodityCommoditySteel/commodity/steel
119286Iron Ore Hold Above $1008/4/2020 6:25:33 PM"Iron ore remained above $100 per tonne in August, trading close to highs not seen in a year, as robust steel production in China, the world's top metals consumer, has increased demand for raw ingredient iron ore. The Chinese government recently pledged to increase spending on infrastructure construction to offset the impact of the pandemic on the economy."CommodityCommodityIRONORE/commodity/iron-ore