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Copper Slump Continues on Latest Trade Threats

Custom made cast bronze bearings, bushings, and bars are made from over 50 alloys in our own foundry. Beckett Bronze manufactures bronze bearings, bronze bushings, and bronze bars. Copper prices fell for the fifth time in the past six sessions on Thursday after the U.S. turned up the heat on China, with the Trump administration… Read More

Copper Drops on New Tariff Threats

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 fell Wednesday as the trade dispute between the U.S. and China intensified. Front-month contracts for… Read More

Dr. Copper’s Summer Cold Will Take Time to Fix

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. July 25, 2018 5:51 a.m. ET No one likes falling ill when the sun is shining, but a speedy recovery in the copper market is no sure… Read More

Why investors should worry about plunging copper and soybean prices

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. Wall Street might not be freaking out about the trade war between China and the United States, but serious cracks are forming in the commodities market. Check… Read More

METALS-Copper picks up from near 1-year low; nickel surges

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. MELBOURNE/BEIJING, July 12 (Reuters) – London copper shrugged off an early… Read More

Copper Slips as Dollar Rises

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 prices fell Tuesday, erasing some of their Monday gains as… Read More

Copper Rebounds From Losses Fueled by Trade Fears

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. Updated July 9, 2018 3:34 p.m. ET Copper prices climbed Monday, as investors second-guessed some of the industrial metal’s heavy losses of recent weeks. Copper for September… Read More

METALS-Copper snaps back from one-year low as dollar slips

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. MELBOURNE, July 9 (Reuters) – London copper rebounded on Monday from a near one-year low hit in… Read More

Copper’s Collapse Deepens as Trump Escalates Spat With 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. Copper’s flashing a powerful warning about expectations for global growth as the trade war between the world’s two biggest economies escalates. Prices have lost more than $1,000… Read More

Copper Prices Hit Lowest Level in Nearly a Year

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 fell to their lowest level in nearly a year, weighed down by weak global manufacturing data and a rising dollar. Copper for September delivery fell… Read More