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China May Copper Concentrate Imports 478,977 Tons, -4.6% On Year

Industry News 02:50:24PM Jun 21, 2010 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, Jun 21, 2010 (Dow Jones Commodities News Select via Comtex) -- China's copper concentrate imports in May declined 4.6% from a year earlier to 478,977 metric tons, the General Administration of Customs said Monday.

The country's imports of copper concentrate fell by 21% from April, when 606,091 tons were imported.

During the January-May period, the world's largest copper consumer brought in 2.8 million tons of copper concentrate, up 15% from a year earlier.
 

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China May Copper Concentrate Imports 478,977 Tons, -4.6% On Year

Industry News 02:50:24PM Jun 21, 2010 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, Jun 21, 2010 (Dow Jones Commodities News Select via Comtex) -- China's copper concentrate imports in May declined 4.6% from a year earlier to 478,977 metric tons, the General Administration of Customs said Monday.

The country's imports of copper concentrate fell by 21% from April, when 606,091 tons were imported.

During the January-May period, the world's largest copper consumer brought in 2.8 million tons of copper concentrate, up 15% from a year earlier.