Copper TC/RCs fall as traders target market tightness in Q219

Treatment and refining charges (TC/RCs) for spot copper concentrates fell in mid-January as the market began to price second-quarter tonnages at lower levels.

The Fastmarkets copper concentrate TC/RC index dropped to $82.3 per tonne / 8.23 cents per pound, down for the third fortnight.

Liquidity in the market has slowed ahead of China’s...

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Anna Xu

Archie Hunter

Julian Luk

January 17, 2019

13:37 GMT