China ponders relaxation of copper concs import inspections; cloud over blending market

The Chinese government is considering relaxing its inspections of heavy metals concentrate imports – including copper concentrates – which could see cargoes with high levels of harmful chemicals enter the country as a result, Metal Bulletin has learned.

According to a statement released by the Standardisation Administration of China in January, the government is proposing that inspections to detect harmful chemical elements in heavy metal concentrates imports should...

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Kiki Kang

February 07, 2017

13:45 GMT

Shanghai