Here are the prices of some key commodities traded in New York on Thursday:
- Crude oil prices rose more than one dollar to end the day at $75 per barrel.
- Coffee prices gained nearly three cents to close at a bit more than $1.83 a pound.
- Copper prices advanced about two cents to finish at just under $3.49 per pound.
- Cocoa futures fell 16 dollars to hit $2,691 per ton.
Some information for this VOA Report was provided by AP and Bloomberg.