COPPER CONCS SNAPSHOT: Price rally raises concerns; annual talks begin

Fastmarkets copper concentrate treatment charge/refining charge (TC/RC) edged down this week, with few inquiries for spot tonnages, sources said on Friday October 15.

TCs for smelters remain in the low-to-mid $60s, a level still well below the Chinese pricing floor of $70 per tonne/7 cents per lb.

As for trader purchases, a tender for Escondida concentrate...


Julian Luk

Sally Zhang

October 15, 2021

14:51 GMT

London, Shanghai