LNG exports help GDP: Aus shares close higher
06 Jun 2018 – It’s been a positive day of trade for the Australian share market. The market opened stronger then struggled to maintain momentum as it waited for the country’s GDP first quarter results – which were stronger than expected.
Copper prices have surged on concerns that workers at BHP’s mine in Chile could go on strike. And CIMIC Group’s (ASX:CIM) global mining services provider, Thiess, has been awarded a $160 million contract extension.
Source: Finance News Network