Analysis - Copper


5 Year Copper Prices - Copper Price Chart
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Copper (chemical symbol: Cu) used to be the thermometer of the world economy (hence its nickname "Dr. Copper") as it is used in all sorts of manufacturing, but especially construction and everything connected to electric power, which translates obviously to activity.

Growth in copper consumption has been dominated by China for the last two decades.




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