MB RESEARCH – COPPER TC/RCs: Mine growth spurt ending, slowing rise in TC/RCs

The growth spurt in global copper mine output may have peaked, with the rate of increase set to slow in the next few years, according to Metal Bulletin Research (MBR). There is unlikely to be much more upside for TC/RCs.

The top 10 copper miners* account for about 60% of world production, and their quarterly reports have tracked the acceleration in global copper mine supply in recent years.

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March 21, 2014

13:50 GMT