Copper down as other non-ferrous base metals post gains


Prices of London copper fell on Monday as the dollar held firm, while weaker-than-expected demand from top metals consumer China weighed on investor sentiment.

Three-month copper on the LME was down 0.2% at $9,624.00 a tonne, as of 0740 GMT, while the most-traded January copper contract on the Shanghai Futures Exchange...