Australian copper cargoes stranded at Chinese ports under unofficial ban

Some copper concentrates cargos from Australia are now stranded at different Chinese ports under an unofficial ban, sources told Fastmarkets on Friday December 4.

The stranded cargos were booked by Chinese copper smelters and traders before they were verbally informed in early November to comply with restrictions on Australian material entering the country amid an escalating trade row between the two nations.

The cargos, which arrived after November 6, are...

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Julian Luk

December 04, 2020

08:17 GMT

Hong Kong