Scrap Monster

Copper News

USW Strikes at Five Asarco Copper Locations
The USW voted on 11 October to strike at the five locations and provided 48…
October 15th 2019
World Refined Copper Market in Deficit During H1 2019
The world copper mine production has declined by 1.4% from January to June this year,…
September 24th 2019
Global Copper Market Ended in Marginal Deficit
The global consumption dropped marginally from 13.78 million tonnes in Jan-July ’18 to 13.29 million…
September 20th 2019
UPDATE- ISRI 2019 Commodities Roundtable Forum on Copper
The conference was held Sept. 11-13 at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Chicago.
September 17th 2019
Copper falls as slumping China auto sales signal weak demand
Copper prices dipped on Wednesday after a sharp fall in Chinese auto sales underlined fears…
September 11th 2019
Copper prices drift lower on softer China data
Copper eased on Tuesday as downbeat factory data from top producer China highlighted the impact…
September 10th 2019
Copper finely poised between negative macro and robust micro: Andy Home
Copper last week hit a year-to-date low of $5,518 per tonne in the London market…
September 9th 2019
Excerpts From ICSG August 2019 Copper Bulletin
The world refined copper output declined by around 1.0% in Jan-May ‘19.
August 23rd 2019
World Refined Copper Market Ended in Marginal Surplus
The world copper mine production totaled 8.43 million tonnes during Jan-May ’19.
July 24th 2019
Chile and India Accounted for Sharp Dip in Refined Copper Output
The primary contributor to the fall in refined production was the 33% decline in Chilean…
July 24th 2019