The Nifty Metal index rose 2% to 2,109 levels, outperforming other sectoral indices on the NSE. The index has added 3.03% in three sessions.
Buying seen in Hindustan Copper, NMDC, JSW Steel and MOIL which has gained over in the range of 5-4%, respectively.
Tata Steel, SAIL, Ratnamani and Coal India has also climbed over 3%, followed by APL Apollo, Welspun Corp, Jindal Steel and Vedanta were also surged in the metal index.
According to the media reports, London copper fell today amid US-China relations and rising coronavirus infections that could dampen global economic recovery and demand for metals.
Three-month copper on the London Metal Exchange fell $0.2% to $6,426.50 a tonne.
Meanwhile, Fitch Solutions remained bullish about the base metals sector, citing better-than-expected Chinese demand, supply disruption, stimulus measures and economic re-openings around the world, the media reports added.