Chilean copper shipments delayed due to high swells

Buyers of Chilean copper products have been informed of delayed deliveries after swell warnings were issued for various coasts in Chile, Fastmarkets understands.

Multiple Chinese buyers of Codelco's copper cathode said they were informed of potential delays of up to three weeks, citing difficulties for container ships to approach and dock at ports amid high waves since early January.

Codelco did not respond to Fastmarkets’ requests for comment...


Julian Luk

January 22, 2021

07:46 GMT

Hong Kong