Materials Up as Metals Prices Rebound -- Materials Roundup

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Shares of miners and other commodities producers rose as oil and metals prices rebounded. Copper futures gained after strong industrial production data from China, the world's largest consumer of the industrial metal. Cocoa futures rose as violence flared in Ivory Coast, a major producer of the bean used in the production of chocolate, as soldiers mutinied over pay.

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-Rob Curran, rob.curran@dowjones.com

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May 15, 2017 16:13 ET (20:13 GMT)