For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the AUD rose 0.29% against the USD and closed at 0.8008.
LME Copper prices declined 1.7% or $108.5/MT to $6418.5/MT. Aluminium prices declined 0.9% or $18.0/MT to $2065.0/MT.
In the Asian session, at GMT0300, the pair is trading at 0.7992, with the AUD trading 0.2% lower against the USD from yesterday’s close.
The pair is expected to find support at 0.7985, and a fall through could take it to the next support level of 0.7979. The pair is expected to find its first resistance at 0.8004, and a rise through could take it to the next resistance level of 0.8017.
Next week, investors will await comments from the Reserve Bank of Australia’s (RBA) Governor, Philip Lowe as well as the latest RBA meeting minutes.
The currency pair is trading below its 20 Hr and 50 Hr moving average