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China Copper Imports and Exports Data Apr 2012

SMM Insight 01:36:16PM May 24, 2012 Source:SMM

 

SHANGHAI, May. 21st -- The General Administration of Customs released on May. 24th China's copper imports and exports in Apr 2012 . (Unit: mt)
Apr. YoY (%) Jan.– Apr. YoY (%)
Imports:
Refined Copper 272,903     70.31    1,329,881     75.86
Origins
Chile 85,379      8.93    505,875     35.33
Japan 27,295     140.45    78,320     44.08
India 23,903     109.74    85,176      21.4
The US 15,944   52,455.64    22,222   30256.26
Belgium 14,358     617.57    51,113    1179.84
The Democratic Republic of Congo 13,309     763.42    73,241     282.56
Zambia 13,157     70.49    55,543     57.11
Australia 11,979     131.97    68,740     65.59
Peru 10,520     424.25    47,303     165.1
Bulgarian   9,302       - 22,792     176.22
South Korea 8,401      2.4    45,401     45.89
Poland 7,569     37.48    36,141     53.69
Russia 6,370       - 24,693    2255.46
Kazakhstan 5,965     -45.08    48,491     19.03
Finland 4,580   508,831.78    31,094   3454773
Germany 3,288       - 39,687    1814.25
South Africa 2,232     457.85    3,855     108.05
Mexico 2,229       - 13,957    1615.02
Sweden 2,016       - 24,176       -
Spain 1,649       - 6,349       -
Brazil 1,178       - 5,764     91.43
Norway 750       - 1,209       -
Holland 501       - 501       -
Laos 493     -0.08    3,467     46.39
The Philippines 324     -97.51    25,931     26.68
Pakistan 115     361.32    166     232.21
North Korea 58      -2.9    279     32.79
Country (Region) Unknown 23       - 1,031       -
Malaysia 7      -30    32     -5.29
Taiwan (China) 7    1,066.67      23     -50.8
China 1     -83.22      1     -91.89
Copper Anode 46,951     38.3   123,121    22.43
Origins
Zambia 16,600     23.13    56,679     15.05
Chile 12,231     38.12    46,817     -3.05
The Democratic Republic of Congo 7,994     61.69    31,615     45.46
Spain 1,006       - 3,010       -
Mexico 616       - 616     -40.4
Taiwan (China) 337     -34.26    1,458      12.7
Nigeria 292       - 342       -
Pakistan 266     159.23     4,147     50.08
Italy 240     137.54    2,195     265.21
the Republic of Kyrgyzstan 190       - 205       -
China 167     91.93    372     170.58
The United Arab Emirates 149       - 636     375.53
Russia 123       - 431     108.61
Iran 89       - 282     114.25
Turkey 85       - 171       -
Thailand 47       - 350       -
Laos 46     -22.44    77     -70.45
The US 27     -56.29    106     -39.94
Lithuania 20       - 60       -
South Korea 4     -44.27     312     955.55
Japan 3     -87.27    69     44.18
Finland 0       - 1     -83.11
copper alloy 4,517 36.82 16,944   59.52
Origins
Turkey 864     246.66    1,832     270.81
Japan 703     39.82    2,312     44.21
South Korea 679     -20.27    2,988     17.13
The US 557     15.73    2,062     34.03
Russia 537       - 2,645    1866.54
Ukraine 319      0.26    1,559     34.41
Tunisia 273       - 502       -
Italy 208     349.35    352     48.28
Taiwan (China) 151     -65.94    767     -33.59
Germany 123     -12.76     708     38.48
France 40       - 140     16.67
Peru 22       - 111       -
the Republic of Kyrgyzstan 21       - 47       -
Kazakhstan 8       - 17     -86.17
Malaysia 8     -33.33      39     105.26
China 4     -8.74     24      21.5
Swiss 1     -36.08     7      3.01
Scrap Copper 430,076    11.09    1,061,779     6.42
Origins
The US 83,210     23.47     316,546     20.29
Hong Kong 63,447     219.69     238,557     326.29
Germany 30,755     -12.54    107,839     -0.19
Australia 28,354     -35.21    103,339     -35.5
Spain 26,765     -56.73    102,022     -55.25
Japan 24,648     26.69    81,745      5.67
Holland 24,268      4.79    83,899      7.18
The UK 16,228     14.56    71,457     35.34
France 8,749     17.15    48,820     105.68
Malaysia 8,194     -73.08    33,306     -70.65
South Korea 6,563     37.73    26,443     39.27
Canada 5,930     17.76     28,522     33.43
Italy 5,702     -40.67    25,012     -25.26
Mexico 5,272     21.43    24,665     46.42
Belgium 4,680     37.62    18,098     23.58
South Africa 2,219     65.29    9,185     99.34
Thailand 1,777      6.86    5,994     98.28
Colombia 1,766     -31.58    10,350     35.84
The United Arab Emirates 1720 56.42    4,407.12     22.84
Macao 1,528    1,387.69     4,862     539.66
The Philippines 1,245     -43.63     4,392     -21.31
Sweden 1,211     33.24    3,659      2.88
Morocco 1,049     132.17     4,390     261.02
Greece 1,007     21.93    5,183     46.02
The Czech Republic 969     -38.77    3,594     -63.72
Rumania 969     51.92    5,266     119.56
New Zealand 926     28.17    3,627     62.67
Finland 735      5.91    2,972     31.39
Chile 696     -24.03    3,382     -11.41
Poland 667     25.75    1,466     -13.12
Norway 635     68.02    2,695      4.26
Israel 617     -30.15    2,696     35.89
Portugal 617     -69.57    2,392     -72.96
Saudi Arabia 484     -54.87    3,781     -9.43
Singapore 436     247.14     1,469     -15.4
Turkey 427     26.99    1,375     67.73
The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico 413     71.54    1,884     178.35
Indonesia 407     62.74    711     -34.02
Ecuador  398     30.25    1,341     -19.92
Hungary 376    1,581.72    2,128     358.23
Dominican Republic 339     -20.34    1,364      9.7
Pakistan 334     371.97    698     227.21
Denmark  315     -21.79    1,767     -29.86
Tunisia 306     225.23    545     99.27
Republic of Trinidad and Tobago 241     -18.82    583     -2.37
Georgia 235     38.52    1,132      22.1
Taiwan (China) 224     -50.21    551     -69.39
Honduras 189     -27.26    745     10.71
Bulgarian   179     -59.69     2,155      4.1
The Oriental Republic of Uruguay 178     253.3     394     76.15
Slovenia 162       - 1,012    1057.57
Peru 156     -56.78    1,092     -1.15
Cyprus 132     426.24    532     21.13
Lithuania 131     238.22    717     166.97
Benin 113     -36.77    722     -45.91
Kenya 112      0.59    411     77.83
Estonia 108     -37.33    618     -36.3
The Republic of Yemen 105     483.75    363     160.15
Brazil 94       - 292    1285.42
Republic of Ghana 89     264.14    447     111.56
The Republic of Panama 85     -17.46     558      61.6
Lebanon 84     -24.89    759      4.25
Costa Rica 80       - 0 0
Copper Ores and Concentrates 474903 2.15 2235158 18.84
Origins
Australia 84637 18.02 218261 51.69
Chile 78819 34.55 536349 28.84
Peru 74012 46.91 373988 38.24
Mongolia 36752 -9.7 190189 12.04
Mauritania 33902 276.2 74036 0.32
Mexico 32018 22.23 186166 52.3
Canada 28478 -24.72 120327 28.02
The Philippines 22127 38.71 80130 19.03
Kazakhstan 12799 48.12 41908 -36.55
Laos 10265 -66.07 60815 -41.05
Iran 10039 - 14462 1614.39
The US 9709 -72.38 100466 -1.02
The Democratic Republic of Congo 7699 723.51 12805 79.46
Turkey 5747 9.36 37608 19.41
Spain 3187 -47.13 17665 -15.7
The Republic of Tajikistan 2691 - 4185 391.11
Namibia 2520 1.2 9777 35.57
Dominican Republic 2514 13.8 19987 85.77
Portugal 2439 - 12807 -
Albania 2370 57.2 11211 116.55
Namibia 2137 - 2137 -
Zambia 2036 194.11 7040 77.46
Indonesia 1761 -91.42 15918 -78.55
North Korea 1541 -42.04 6754 -12.99
Botswana 1075 - 9662 -
Namibia 945 -92.11 15662 -4.42
Copper Semis 57159 -19.2 225091 -16.9
Including:
Copper Bars, Rods and Profiles 6902 -5.22 23554 -13.81
Copper Wires 13423 -38.01 59640 -21.84
Copper Plates, Sheets, and Strips 11337 -19.25 40528 -21.68
Copper Foils 2307 -7.18 92109 -11.06
Copper Pipes and Tubes (Including Accessories) 2179 -15.56 8456 -21.93
Copper Stranded Wires, Cables 1022 38.32 3836 14.61
Exports:
Refined Copper 27420 -38.51 54708 -55.71
Destination
South Korea 19888 80.77 28003 -54.27
Saudi Arabia 3624 - 7516 578.84
Taiwan (China) 1900 2.13 3818 -47.38
Thailand 611 22.58 811 -37.58
Japan 499 -96.84 1886 -89.2
Copper Anode 1 8.5 35 637.7
Destination
North Korea - -100 34 5566.67
copper alloy 0 -86.1 7 -83.1
Scrap Copper 60 -30.69 373 -27.39
Destination
Japan 42 20.48 243 42.51
South Korea 11 -51.21 100 19.68
Copper Ores and Concentrates 457 - 460 35175.13
Destination
Rumania 457 - 457 -
Copper Semis 41746 -8.3 158799 -6
Including:
Copper Bars, Rods and Profiles 521 -25.68 2222 -11.33
Copper Wires 1574 2.31 5509 9.52
Copper Plates, Sheets, and Strips 2321 -11.78 8158 -16.71
Copper Foils 15128 -2.98 62514 -5.15
Copper Pipes and Tubes (Including Accessories) 22014 -11.36 79336 -6.12
Copper Stranded Wires, Cables 140 -15.39 420 -17.15
Note: “-” means data is unavailable.        
(Source: China Customs)        
(Edited by SMM)        

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China Copper Imports and Exports Data Apr 2012

SMM Insight 01:36:16PM May 24, 2012 Source:SMM

 

SHANGHAI, May. 21st -- The General Administration of Customs released on May. 24th China's copper imports and exports in Apr 2012 . (Unit: mt)
Apr. YoY (%) Jan.– Apr. YoY (%)
Imports:
Refined Copper 272,903     70.31    1,329,881     75.86
Origins
Chile 85,379      8.93    505,875     35.33
Japan 27,295     140.45    78,320     44.08
India 23,903     109.74    85,176      21.4
The US 15,944   52,455.64    22,222   30256.26
Belgium 14,358     617.57    51,113    1179.84
The Democratic Republic of Congo 13,309     763.42    73,241     282.56
Zambia 13,157     70.49    55,543     57.11
Australia 11,979     131.97    68,740     65.59
Peru 10,520     424.25    47,303     165.1
Bulgarian   9,302       - 22,792     176.22
South Korea 8,401      2.4    45,401     45.89
Poland 7,569     37.48    36,141     53.69
Russia 6,370       - 24,693    2255.46
Kazakhstan 5,965     -45.08    48,491     19.03
Finland 4,580   508,831.78    31,094   3454773
Germany 3,288       - 39,687    1814.25
South Africa 2,232     457.85    3,855     108.05
Mexico 2,229       - 13,957    1615.02
Sweden 2,016       - 24,176       -
Spain 1,649       - 6,349       -
Brazil 1,178       - 5,764     91.43
Norway 750       - 1,209       -
Holland 501       - 501       -
Laos 493     -0.08    3,467     46.39
The Philippines 324     -97.51    25,931     26.68
Pakistan 115     361.32    166     232.21
North Korea 58      -2.9    279     32.79
Country (Region) Unknown 23       - 1,031       -
Malaysia 7      -30    32     -5.29
Taiwan (China) 7    1,066.67      23     -50.8
China 1     -83.22      1     -91.89
Copper Anode 46,951     38.3   123,121    22.43
Origins
Zambia 16,600     23.13    56,679     15.05
Chile 12,231     38.12    46,817     -3.05
The Democratic Republic of Congo 7,994     61.69    31,615     45.46
Spain 1,006       - 3,010       -
Mexico 616       - 616     -40.4
Taiwan (China) 337     -34.26    1,458      12.7
Nigeria 292       - 342       -
Pakistan 266     159.23     4,147     50.08
Italy 240     137.54    2,195     265.21
the Republic of Kyrgyzstan 190       - 205       -
China 167     91.93    372     170.58
The United Arab Emirates 149       - 636     375.53
Russia 123       - 431     108.61
Iran 89       - 282     114.25
Turkey 85       - 171       -
Thailand 47       - 350       -
Laos 46     -22.44    77     -70.45
The US 27     -56.29    106     -39.94
Lithuania 20       - 60       -
South Korea 4     -44.27     312     955.55
Japan 3     -87.27    69     44.18
Finland 0       - 1     -83.11
copper alloy 4,517 36.82 16,944   59.52
Origins
Turkey 864     246.66    1,832     270.81
Japan 703     39.82    2,312     44.21
South Korea 679     -20.27    2,988     17.13
The US 557     15.73    2,062     34.03
Russia 537       - 2,645    1866.54
Ukraine 319      0.26    1,559     34.41
Tunisia 273       - 502       -
Italy 208     349.35    352     48.28
Taiwan (China) 151     -65.94    767     -33.59
Germany 123     -12.76     708     38.48
France 40       - 140     16.67
Peru 22       - 111       -
the Republic of Kyrgyzstan 21       - 47       -
Kazakhstan 8       - 17     -86.17
Malaysia 8     -33.33      39     105.26
China 4     -8.74     24      21.5
Swiss 1     -36.08     7      3.01
Scrap Copper 430,076    11.09    1,061,779     6.42
Origins
The US 83,210     23.47     316,546     20.29
Hong Kong 63,447     219.69     238,557     326.29
Germany 30,755     -12.54    107,839     -0.19
Australia 28,354     -35.21    103,339     -35.5
Spain 26,765     -56.73    102,022     -55.25
Japan 24,648     26.69    81,745      5.67
Holland 24,268      4.79    83,899      7.18
The UK 16,228     14.56    71,457     35.34
France 8,749     17.15    48,820     105.68
Malaysia 8,194     -73.08    33,306     -70.65
South Korea 6,563     37.73    26,443     39.27
Canada 5,930     17.76     28,522     33.43
Italy 5,702     -40.67    25,012     -25.26
Mexico 5,272     21.43    24,665     46.42
Belgium 4,680     37.62    18,098     23.58
South Africa 2,219     65.29    9,185     99.34
Thailand 1,777      6.86    5,994     98.28
Colombia 1,766     -31.58    10,350     35.84
The United Arab Emirates 1720 56.42    4,407.12     22.84
Macao 1,528    1,387.69     4,862     539.66
The Philippines 1,245     -43.63     4,392     -21.31
Sweden 1,211     33.24    3,659      2.88
Morocco 1,049     132.17     4,390     261.02
Greece 1,007     21.93    5,183     46.02
The Czech Republic 969     -38.77    3,594     -63.72
Rumania 969     51.92    5,266     119.56
New Zealand 926     28.17    3,627     62.67
Finland 735      5.91    2,972     31.39
Chile 696     -24.03    3,382     -11.41
Poland 667     25.75    1,466     -13.12
Norway 635     68.02    2,695      4.26
Israel 617     -30.15    2,696     35.89
Portugal 617     -69.57    2,392     -72.96
Saudi Arabia 484     -54.87    3,781     -9.43
Singapore 436     247.14     1,469     -15.4
Turkey 427     26.99    1,375     67.73
The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico 413     71.54    1,884     178.35
Indonesia 407     62.74    711     -34.02
Ecuador  398     30.25    1,341     -19.92
Hungary 376    1,581.72    2,128     358.23
Dominican Republic 339     -20.34    1,364      9.7
Pakistan 334     371.97    698     227.21
Denmark  315     -21.79    1,767     -29.86
Tunisia 306     225.23    545     99.27
Republic of Trinidad and Tobago 241     -18.82    583     -2.37
Georgia 235     38.52    1,132      22.1
Taiwan (China) 224     -50.21    551     -69.39
Honduras 189     -27.26    745     10.71
Bulgarian   179     -59.69     2,155      4.1
The Oriental Republic of Uruguay 178     253.3     394     76.15
Slovenia 162       - 1,012    1057.57
Peru 156     -56.78    1,092     -1.15
Cyprus 132     426.24    532     21.13
Lithuania 131     238.22    717     166.97
Benin 113     -36.77    722     -45.91
Kenya 112      0.59    411     77.83
Estonia 108     -37.33    618     -36.3
The Republic of Yemen 105     483.75    363     160.15
Brazil 94       - 292    1285.42
Republic of Ghana 89     264.14    447     111.56
The Republic of Panama 85     -17.46     558      61.6
Lebanon 84     -24.89    759      4.25
Costa Rica 80       - 0 0
Copper Ores and Concentrates 474903 2.15 2235158 18.84
Origins
Australia 84637 18.02 218261 51.69
Chile 78819 34.55 536349 28.84
Peru 74012 46.91 373988 38.24
Mongolia 36752 -9.7 190189 12.04
Mauritania 33902 276.2 74036 0.32
Mexico 32018 22.23 186166 52.3
Canada 28478 -24.72 120327 28.02
The Philippines 22127 38.71 80130 19.03
Kazakhstan 12799 48.12 41908 -36.55
Laos 10265 -66.07 60815 -41.05
Iran 10039 - 14462 1614.39
The US 9709 -72.38 100466 -1.02
The Democratic Republic of Congo 7699 723.51 12805 79.46
Turkey 5747 9.36 37608 19.41
Spain 3187 -47.13 17665 -15.7
The Republic of Tajikistan 2691 - 4185 391.11
Namibia 2520 1.2 9777 35.57
Dominican Republic 2514 13.8 19987 85.77
Portugal 2439 - 12807 -
Albania 2370 57.2 11211 116.55
Namibia 2137 - 2137 -
Zambia 2036 194.11 7040 77.46
Indonesia 1761 -91.42 15918 -78.55
North Korea 1541 -42.04 6754 -12.99
Botswana 1075 - 9662 -
Namibia 945 -92.11 15662 -4.42
Copper Semis 57159 -19.2 225091 -16.9
Including:
Copper Bars, Rods and Profiles 6902 -5.22 23554 -13.81
Copper Wires 13423 -38.01 59640 -21.84
Copper Plates, Sheets, and Strips 11337 -19.25 40528 -21.68
Copper Foils 2307 -7.18 92109 -11.06
Copper Pipes and Tubes (Including Accessories) 2179 -15.56 8456 -21.93
Copper Stranded Wires, Cables 1022 38.32 3836 14.61
Exports:
Refined Copper 27420 -38.51 54708 -55.71
Destination
South Korea 19888 80.77 28003 -54.27
Saudi Arabia 3624 - 7516 578.84
Taiwan (China) 1900 2.13 3818 -47.38
Thailand 611 22.58 811 -37.58
Japan 499 -96.84 1886 -89.2
Copper Anode 1 8.5 35 637.7
Destination
North Korea - -100 34 5566.67
copper alloy 0 -86.1 7 -83.1
Scrap Copper 60 -30.69 373 -27.39
Destination
Japan 42 20.48 243 42.51
South Korea 11 -51.21 100 19.68
Copper Ores and Concentrates 457 - 460 35175.13
Destination
Rumania 457 - 457 -
Copper Semis 41746 -8.3 158799 -6
Including:
Copper Bars, Rods and Profiles 521 -25.68 2222 -11.33
Copper Wires 1574 2.31 5509 9.52
Copper Plates, Sheets, and Strips 2321 -11.78 8158 -16.71
Copper Foils 15128 -2.98 62514 -5.15
Copper Pipes and Tubes (Including Accessories) 22014 -11.36 79336 -6.12
Copper Stranded Wires, Cables 140 -15.39 420 -17.15
Note: “-” means data is unavailable.        
(Source: China Customs)        
(Edited by SMM)