Copper to stay volatile, in deficit but at elevated levels for now, says Antofagasta CEO

Copper prices are expected to stay volatile and at current elevated levels for the time being, although the likelihood of slowing global growth in the future will see prices revert to lower levels, the chief executive officer of Chilean miner Antofagasta said.

According to Iván Arriagada, a number of factors are expected to slow global growth including supply chain disruptions, the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic in China and other parts of the world,...

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Andrea Hotter

March 29, 2022

06:00 GMT

Santiago