MUMBAI, March 20 (Reuters) - India gold futures are likely
to open lower on Tuesday morning, tracking global markets, with
investors watching the rupee for further direction, analysts
* The most-active gold for April delivery on the
Multi Commodity Exchange last ended 0.11 percent higher at
27,901 rupees per 10 grams.
* Spot gold in international market was trading down
at $1,656.89/1,657.70 an ounce from the previous close of
$1,660.40/1,664.40. U.S. gold inched down 0.62 percent
* The rupee, which opened little changed, plays an important
role in determining the landed cost of the dollar-quoted yellow
Copper futures are likely to open a tad lower on Tuesday,
tracking global markets, where weak demand expectations from
China weighed on the red metal.
* Three-month copper on the London Metal Exchange
fell 0.41 percent to $8,535 per tonne, having taken aim at
$8,600 earlier in the session.
* The most-active copper for April delivery on the
MCX last ended 0.61 percent higher at 434.85 rupees per kg.
(Reporting by Siddesh Mayenkar; Editing by Aradhana Aravindan)