China’s domestic premium for copper cathodes surges on low supply

The premium for copper cathodes in China’s domestic spot market has surged, buoyed by low spot availability, market participants told Fastmarkets.

The premium in the Shanghai spot copper market, which is paid on top of the copper contract price on the Shanghai Futures Exchange, was reported at around 1,200 yuan ($188.1)...


Sally Zhang

November 18, 2021

12:34 GMT