#Oil price rally and positive #Chinese manufacturing data boost #FTSE 100#Oil prices#Oil producers  | Mining, Drilling and Discovery | Scoop.it
Positive manufacturing data from Caixin's Purchasing Managers' Index helped drive up shares in mining companies. Glencore (GLEN) and Antofagasta (ANTO) led the way with gains of 5% to 301.6p and 3% to 824p respectively. Also in the commodities space, higher oil prices benefited shares in oil producers.