China’s refined copper exports reach highest level in April since 2017

China’s exports of refined copper rose to their highest level in April since 2017, encouraged by the prospect of good profit margins due to the strong LME price.

The country exported 55,964 tonnes of refined copper in April, up by 57.8% from March, and 133.2% year on year, with 97% of exports going to South Korea and Taiwan,...


Sally Zhang

May 25, 2022

11:40 GMT