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Copper Declines on Tariff Worries

Why pay a broker mark up? Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. Veteran owned. Competitive prices and delivery. Copper prices dropped Tuesday on fresh worries that a continued tariff fight between the world’s two largest economies will slow global growth and weaken demand for industrial… Read More

Copper Edges Lower as Investors Await Trade Update

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. Copper prices edged lower on Monday as investors awaited an end-of-week meeting between President Trump and Chinese… Read More

METALS-Softer dollar, firm equities spur copper’s gains

Why pay a broker mark up? Deal direct for cast bronze parts or bars made to your exact specifications for any application. Veteran owned. Competitive prices and delivery. * Strong support for copper at $6,150-$6,160 * Premium for zinc cash over 3-month at 21-year high (Recasts, adds comment, changes dateline from Singapore) By Pratima Desai… Read More

METALS-Signs of tight supply push copper and zinc towards weekly gains

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. (Updates prices) By Peter Hobson LONDON, Nov 16 (Reuters) – Copper was set to end the week 2.5 percent higher as signs of supply tightness supported prices,… Read More

The Case For Copper Is Extremely Strong

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. The midterm elections in the U.S. are mostly behind us — with the exception of a few recounts — the end result will be more… Read More

Supply Crunch Looms in Commodities Markets

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. A prolonged period of underinvestment by commodity producers is setting the stage for large price increases in… Read More

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