Nov blister copper RC drops; benchmark negotiations still ongoing

Refining charges (RC) for blister copper imported into China dropped for the fifth consecutive month amid uncertainty over overseas supply and lower spot interest during annual negotiations.

November’s RC for 98-99% blister copper stood at $160-180 per tonne, with deals and offers reported within the range, Fastmarkets assessed. This compares with $170-185 per tonne a month earlier.

Lackluster spot interest was...


Julian Luk

December 07, 2018

13:59 GMT