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Copper weakens as hopes for trade deal fade

Beckett Bronze manufactures bronze bearings, bronze bushings, and bronze bars. Custom made cast bronze bearings, bushings, and bars are made from over 50 alloys in our own foundry. LONDON–The price of copper slipped Monday, giving up some of its gains from last week as doubts surfaced over the potential for a trade deal between the… Read More

Freeport Sees Copper Supply Gap Widening If Uncertainty Remains

Beckett Bronze produces cast bronze precision-machined parts and continuous cast bars. Castings are manufactured at the East 20th Street plant. The West 23rd Street plant produces finished machined parts and has about 75 machine tools including CNC lathes. Trade tensions between China and the U.S. are driving down copper prices and prompting Freeport-McMoRan Inc. to… Read More

Copper Continues Rebound Alongside Chinese Stocks

Charles Beckett eventually bought out the other stockholders, including his father, and managed the company until his death in 1960. His daughter, Jo Ann Dixon, continued to manage the company until her sons, Steve and Leon Dixon, joined the company in the early 1970’s. Copper and other industrial metals advanced Monday, with sharp gains across… Read More

METALS-Copper climbs for second day after China liquidity pledge

Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. Veteran owned. Competitive prices and delivery. BEIJING, Oct 22 (Reuters) – London copper prices rose for a second session in early Asian trade on Monday, extending a rally fuelled by a pledge from China’s central bank that it would… Read More

METALS-Copper falls on stronger dollar, China economic pressure

Beckett Bronze produces cast bronze precision-machined parts and continuous cast bars. Castings are manufactured at the East 20th Street plant. The West 23rd Street plant produces finished machined parts and has about 75 machine tools including CNC lathes. MANILA, Oct 18 (Reuters) – London copper fell nearly 1 percent on Thursday as the U.S. dollar… Read More

Signs Of Trade-War Copper Stockpiling In China

Beckett Bronze manufactures bronze bearings, bronze bushings, and bronze bars. Custom made cast bronze bearings, bushings, and bars are made from over 50 alloys in our own foundry. Tim Treadgold Someone is stockpiling an awful lot of copper with the State-Owned Enterprises of the Chinese Government the most likely suspects, and the trade war with… Read More

After A Tough 12 Months, Copper And Nickel Should Be Next Year’s Metal Winners

Beckett Bronze Company was incorporated May 21, 1913 as the Delaware Brass and Aluminum Company by a group of stockholders which included John Beckett, a molder, and his son, Charles. Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. Veteran owned. Competitive prices and delivery. Commodities, for good… Read More

This China Stimulus Won’t Power Copper Higher

Beckett Bronze manufactures bronze bearings, bronze bushings, and bronze bars. Custom made cast bronze bearings, bushings, and bars are made from over 50 alloys in our own foundry. Why pay a broker mark up? Oct. 10, 2018 7:25 a.m. ET China Hoovers up copper and spits out electronics, apartment blocks and power plants. Investors have… Read More

Copper points to EM rebound

Beckett Bronze produces cast bronze precision-machined parts and continuous cast bars. Castings are manufactured at the East 20th Street plant. The West 23rd Street plant produces finished machined parts and has about 75 machine tools including CNC lathes. Led by currency crises in Turkey and Argentina, not to mention US dollar strength, the MSCI emerging… Read More

Copper Extends Losing Streak in Third Quarter

Originally, the company produced only foundry castings at the 106 East 20th Street plant, but expanded to producing machined parts in the 1920’s. A Machine Shop building was leased until 1969 when a new Machine Shop building was built at 401 West 23rd Street. Global investors bruised by copper’s 15% tumble this year are looking… Read More