China’s imports of copper concentrates hit record high in May; supplies from Peru decline

Monthly imports of copper concentrates in China rose to their highest level since 2017 in May, according to the latest customs data from China's National Bureau of Statistics (NBS).

The country imported around 2.19 million tonnes of copper concentrates in May, up by 16.2% from April and a 12.5% increase compared with a year earlier, according to NBS data....

Published

Sally Zhang

June 23, 2022

09:31 GMT

Shanghai