Tag: copper surplus

July 9, 2013

Chile Drops Production, Price Forecasts for 2013

Mining Weekly reported that Chile has cut its copper output forecast for 2013 to 5.53-million tonnes, although overall production is...
March 22, 2013

Copper Rises from Seven-month Low as Chinese Manufacturing Expands

Copper was put through the wringer this week, pushed to a seven-month low as Cyprus considered — and rejected —...
February 1, 2013

Chile Sees 2013 Copper Production Boost Contributing to Global Surplus

Chile’s copper output could hit a new record this year as BHP Billiton squeezes more life out of the world’s...
November 2, 2012

Copper Miners Weigh Price vs. Volume as Output Drops and Shortfall Looms — Or Not

After a drop in third-quarter copper production, miners are signalling that they will increase production while placing large projects on...
July 18, 2012

Copper Surplus Will 85% Less Than 124,000 Tons

Business Week reported that according to the median of 22 analyst estimates compiled by Bloomberg, copper surplus will 85% less...