Tag: copper exports

August 31, 2012

Copper Market Anxious Despite China’s European Bond Buying Plans

Copper traders are taking a wait-and-see approach ahead of Friday's speech from the Federal Reserve chairman. The red metal did,...
August 10, 2012

Copper Investors Remain Hopeful for China Stimulus

China's industrial output has reached a three-year low. That is seen by some copper traders as a blessing as it...
July 4, 2012

2012 Copper Q2 Market Trends and Outlook

Europe's woes battered copper prices in the second quarter, but analysts are broadly upbeat about the red metal's outlook for...
June 8, 2012

Weekly Round-Up: Commodities Drop Despite China Rate Cut

China's rate cut this week may bolster global growth in the longer term, but investors remain concerned about immediate risks....
November 28, 2011

Congo Stability That Quintupled Copper Output at Risk in Presidential Vote

Bloomberg reported that the Democratic Republic of Congo’s copper output has increased five-fold since the last vote due to the...
March 15, 2011

Copper Resilient to Earthquake Aftermath

Despite copper's slide in price, the metal is holding ground compared to other commodities. Japan's reconstruction efforts are apt to...
February 3, 2011

Copper Mining in Chile: Part I

Chile has the world's largest copper reserves and is also the largest producer and exporter of the metal. In 2011,...