Blister copper RC at 2-year high as Chinese demand drops

Blister copper refining charges (RCs) in China rose in March to their highest level since January 2019, with spot buying interest in the country decreasing.

Fastmarkets’ assessment of the copper blister 98-99% RC, spot, cif China, was $170-185 per tonne on Tuesday March 31, compared with $160-170 per tonne at the start of the month.

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Julian Luk

March 31, 2021

14:42 GMT