On 19 December 2017, the LME confirmed that its amendments to Part 6 of the Rulebook – Special Contract Rule for Copper-Grade A will not come into effect until 2 January 2019. Its notice is as follows:-
“To: All members, warehouse companies and their London agents Ref: 17/409 Classification: Rulebook
Date: 19 December 2017
AMENDMENTS TO -PART 6 OF THE RULEBOOK – SPECIAL CONTRACT RULE FOR COPPER-GRADE A
1. Further to Notice 17/321 detailing the amendments to be made to Part 6 of the Special Contract Rules for Copper-Grade A, please note that the amendments will not come into effect until 2 January 2019.
Amendments to Part 6 of the Rulebook. Special Contract Rules for CopperGrade A
1. The layout has been reformatted.
2. A rule has been added stating that the production batch reference must be indelibly marked on the top cathode of every bundle.
Brands Listing Manager
cc: Board directors, Copper Committee”