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China Copper Imports and Exports Data May 2014
Jun 23,2014 15:23CST
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Source:SMM
The General Administration of Customs released on Jun. 23 China's copper imports and exports in May 2014

SHANGHAI, Jun. 23 (SMM) -- The General Administration of Customs released on Jun. 23 China's copper imports and exports in May 2014 . (Unit: mt)
 

  May. YoY (%) Jan.– May. YoY (%)
imported
Refined Copper 282969 21.89 1625508 48.84
Origins
Chile 109092 115.64 551396 55.69
Zambia 22172 131.42 83580 111.84
Australia 21656 -30.59 130524 59.06
India 20988 68.3 152573 76.02
Japan 19842 0.68 84965 -25.13
Kazakhstan 13378 -37.85 73403 -11.97
Peru 13208 99.53 67977 75.75
Belgium 10560 1.8 66292 56.37
The Democratic Republic of Congo 10084 96.8 50555 135.79
Poland 6246 11.25 66640 62.28
South Korea 6000 -63.36 41163 -37.79
Bulgarian   5944 44.05 40816 68.88
The Philippines 5934 -62.17 6657 -80.58
Canada 3356 - 4942 -
Brazil 3167 -15.08 46598 312.63
China 2937 -64.77 26226 195.95
Norway 2212 - 10285 -
Russia 1633 1225.91 2555 1974.72
Germany 1080 -75.01 43322 151.24
Laos 801 -27.2 5688 38.9
Myanmar 700 - 2300 64.29
The US 486 -37.91 24830 2668.44
Sweden 483 391.5 4565 4544.91
South Africa 322 -68.59 3985 -5.92
Indonesia 301 -39.98 1901 8.61
North Korea 200 42.86 998 -30.55
Copper Anode 46642 -19.55 270061 11.2
Origins
Zambia 21246 -20 111658 7.54
Chile 13327 -27.94 103973 32.22
The Democratic Republic of Congo 6905 -0.39 23388 -40.39
South Africa 1098 - 1800 -
Italy 754 - 1999 -
Taiwan (China) 558 38.74 2376 -13.99
Germany 501 - 1503 7444.28
Thailand 487 192.67 2352 319.76
The United Arab Emirates 445 -20.03 5437 316.31
Republic of Zimbabwe 434 - 434 -
Singapore 227 - 309 -
The Republic of Congo 224 -28.1 815 102.64
Turkey 118 -78.69 708 27.89
Vietnam 103 - 600 -
Georgia 94 - 187 -
South Korea 72 -17.63 553 154.37
The US 26 -61.98 76 -46.69
Japan 10 -56.73 115 166.44
Mexico 10 - 275 -54.49
Malaysia 3 -77.54 55 -12.72
copper alloy 4300 -11.94 21386 -4.02
Origins        
Ukraine 1099 111.1 3720 43.97
South Korea 708 -33.24 3109 -30.65
Japan 581 -23.43 2845 -5.72
Russia 533 -27.69 2567 -20.73
Estonia  367 1211.81 2033 1168.79
Germany 190 -40.17 757 -26.89
Taiwan (China) 146 -60.78 991 -30.27
The US 146 -54.05 1357 -32.69
Turkey 144 19.17 902 -21.6
Lebanon 98 - 243 -
Peru 49 92.79 188 64.34
France 40 - 120 -37.34
Latvia 28 0.16 256 266.34
The UK 23 - 113 -27.32
Morocco 22 - 115 62.01
The Republic of Sudan 22 - 22 -
Spain 20 - 21 -12.07
Nigeria 19 -5.05 19 -5.05
Lithuania 18 -57.63 38 -74.09
Italy 13 -35.89 127 -30.88
Mexico 11 -78 100 101.17
New Zealand 10 - 10 -46.42
Kazakhstan 8 32.15 32 165.83
Austria 3 - 7 -
China 1 -65.9 3 -92.91
Hong Kong 1 -97.66 5 -83.26
Australia 1 61.09 25 431.98
Chile 1 -21.13 3 -66.62
         
Scrap Copper 303189 -16.31 1495910 -13.44
Origins        
The US 66018 -19.36 322222 -13.37
Hong Kong 41650 35.71 176627 -2.43
Australia 31493 -9.91 160514 1.52
Holland 22434 -6.65 96506 -10.49
Japan 21419 -5.96 84924 -16.96
Malaysia 21074 -29.45 140017 20.9
The UK 16728 -2.95 82770 -7.42
Germany 14353 -58.27 85994 -37.47
South Korea 9025 115.52 30546 5.67
Mexico 5177 -10.93 22740 -17.95
The Philippines 5037 749.05 11933 268.53
Italy 4759 -55.29 27210 -30.83
Canada 4406 -41.23 24377 -26.23
Spain 4315 -67.46 28656 -56.62
France 4296 -28.37 26730 -40.67
South Africa 3311 73.46 13353 17.13
Belgium 2924 -55.33 20133 -25.38
Colombia 1950 -45.07 9807 -44.45
Taiwan (China) 1462 101.43 3330 54.47
The United Arab Emirates 1389 -45.35 9507 -30.13
Saudi Arabia 1176 32.36 6496 39.01
Chile 1127 64.07 5412 19.79
Sweden 1043 49.06 4656 -10.96
Thailand 876 -54.69 10111 -41.85
The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico 848 196.58 2749 11.75
Finland 813 134.53 3620 3.57
New Zealand 795 -8.37 3701 -39.24
Rumania 767 -33.39 4061 -5.68
Norway 767 -22.96 3900 -12.23
Greece 700 -31.91 4963 -18.65
Ecuador  695 71.6 2524 -6.45
Nigeria 677 73.28 3212 169.96
Poland 625 18.01 2499 -12.53
Portugal 623 -54.49 4111 -26.8
Peru 531 46.01 2107 4.82
Denmark  520 10.83 2033 -21.89
Paraguay 502 46.95 1965 18.43
Dominican Republic 373 39.89 2167 26.29
Benin 336 95.16 1474 176.69
Bulgarian   330 -34.26 2062 2.19
Georgia 295 1.04 2101 3.63
Brazil 286 -50.33 2148 -50.29
Honduras 285 35.27 937 -1.82
The Czech Republic 283 -70.45 1975 -60.06
Singapore 271 -67.05 1911 -42.27
The Republic of Panama 265 520.18 989 56.99
Tunisia 259 22.52 1340 21.84
Morocco 256 -60.25 3053 34.68
Turkey 255 -45.9 3102 53.81
Hungary 206 -53.01 1826 7.95
The Oriental Republic of Uruguay 205 62.45 590 -20.68
The Republic of Haiti 200 62.8 756 20.99
The State of Kuwait 178 93.57 544 -14.28
China 167 712.37 630 126.98
Israel 159 -52.74 1862 34.94
Lebanon 156 -54.28 1376 -23.86
Lithuania 145 -18.31 636 4.39
Cyprus 139 -36.58 573 -39.43
Qatar 134 -28.34 963 24.48
Pakistan 132 -50.58 1964 -3.27
Cuba 131 205.61 588 129.39
The Republic of Guatemala 122 198.69 467 40.77
The Slovak Republic 121 24.99 612 24.78
Republic of Ghana 116 7.26 470 58.62
The Republic of Cote d'ivoire 116 - 403 78.15
Jamaica  116 70.75 580 750.07
Republic of Trinidad and Tobago 89 111.5 606 7.75
Indonesia 87 -59.97 684 9.36
Slovenia 86 -73.24 617 -4.34
Macao 82 -80.55 3099 -86.74
The Republic of Togo, La Republique Togolaise 69 - 336 486.16
Costa Rica 65 -69.5 427 -42.73
Jordan 61 8.68 698 149.57
The Republic of Nicaragua 41 97.88 232 12.15
Estonia  41 -73.82 967 34.08
Bolivia 38 -9.7 101 -20.09
Tanzania 23 -72.81 403 -39.72
Albania 22 - 45 -
Latvia 22 -90.25 628 -23.37
Libya 21 - 229 -52.46
The Republic of Senegal 21 7.41 183 33.74
The Republic of Yemen 21 -90.05 148 -82.62
Kenya 21 -71.23 744 110.13
The Republic of Mozambique 20 - 40 -
The Kingdom of Bahrain 18 -55.2 174 -40.88
         
copper concentrate 705613 -2.99 4440778 17.3
Origins
Chile 149956 -16.74 1206958 12.74
Mongolia 104726 123.36 244249 13.63
Peru 77111 -40.35 749271 8.23
Mexico 60591 110.83 359948 105.37
Australia 57504 -12.07 389795 3.58
The US 27169 -54.66 218077 27.99
Spain 26651 10.15 57910 6.3
The Philippines 24708 15.31 68466 -32.19
Kazakhstan 23553 145.56 161464 147.98
Canada 21550 -43.38 194207 -14.45
Turkey 19755 -17.88 84634 -47.81
Brazil 17174 2126.15 84297 109.96
Indonesia 10986 5.88 49553 48.24
Eritrea 10933 - 95399 -
Mauritania 10817 -27.47 40957 -56.92
Malaysia 10597 360.33 21394 746.98
Zambia 8850 268.71 26844 181.35
Saudi Arabia 7259 - 14967 10.16
Armenia 6681 269.6 16238 201.09
Portugal 5150 -13.55 14850 -29.8
Albania 3906 -33.19 13677 -0.55
Dominican Republic 3670 -6.92 18636 -20.92
Myanmar 3264 2284.29 22680 342.89
North Korea 3257 61.66 8225 -6.52
Botswana 1946 - 10239 -46.44
The Republic of Namibia 1935 -44.96 12154 80.15
Pakistan 1453 14.81 5557 42.7
Rumania 1432 -66.88 15733 -15.63
Ecuador  636 126.76 2023 16.65
Morocco 448 28.38 2701 167.35
South Africa 428 -87.42 10113 -9.52
Iran 394 -97.36 3280 -78.11
Bulgarian   271 - 21086 -10.5
Bolivia 247 - 569 -2.98
Thailand 177 -66.75 227 -88.38
Tanzania 176 23.62 2060 22.07
Nigeria 133 156.33 492 -53.38
India 52 -26.02 227 -60.72
Madagascar 50 -33.18 529 -43.42
the Republic of Kyrgyzstan 19 - 19 -
         
Copper Semis 50712 -20.1 249826 -5.5
Including
Copper Bars, Rods and Profiles 6600 8.24 30555 10.04
Copper Wires 11504 -25.03 58069 -13.78
Copper Plates, Sheets, and Strips 10531 -13.46 52625 3.49
Copper Foils 20216 -28.1 99574 -8.95
Copper Pipes and Tubes (Including Accessories) 1624 10.97 7834 0.4
Copper Stranded Wires, Cables 842 -5.25 4618 4.82
         
Exports:
Refined Copper 28149 94.87 105204 -37.58
Destination
Taiwan (China) 11042 138.92 38575 67.87
Holland 4989 - 4989 -
Vietnam 3303 341.51 11701 157.64
South Korea 2394 696.54 23423 66.18
Malaysia 1770 -60.07 5733 -93.79
Hong Kong 1678 - 1827 -76.59
Indonesia 1005 - 6037 821.32
India 799 698.87 1498 -6.34
Thailand 400 303.21 3748 83
Saudi Arabia 250 -74.97 501 -94.52
Pakistan 199 - 299 -
The Republic of Angola 105 1078.35 105 347.3
Bangladesh 104 -47.86 883 76.71
Japan 100 99760 2939 51.47
The US 7 16.11 19 -20.26
The Democratic Republic of Congo 4 - 4 -
         
Copper Anode - -100 48 1055.05
Destination
Turkmenistan - - 1 -
Singapore - - 46 43766.67
         
copper alloy 3 -44.57 15 26.45
Thailand 3 - 9 85200
Hong Kong - - 3 -
Singapore - - 1 -66.67
Iran - - 1 -
         
Scrap Copper 115 -14.44 453 -7.55
Destination
Japan 88 209.31 274 27.82
Belgium 20 - 65 -
South Korea 4 -92.85 92 -54.36
Vietnam 1 - 1 -
Hong Kong 1 - 12 -
Australia - - 1 -
Poland - - 5 -
India - - 3 -
         
copper concentrate - -100 53 -40.32
Destination
Italy - - 52 -
         
Copper Semis 50183 1.9 216419 1.2
Including
Copper Bars, Rods and Profiles 893 13.44 3268 6
Copper Wires 3326 40.83 12449 37.32
Copper Plates, Sheets, and Strips 3203 44.01 12874 15.38
Copper Foils 15408 -19.48 72335 -8.9
Copper Pipes and Tubes (Including Accessories) 27037 10.97 113930 3.84
Copper Stranded Wires, Cables 211 19.98 934 28.5
Note: “-” means data is unavailable.        
(Source: China Customs)        
(Edited by SMM)        
China copper imports and exports
China imports and exports of copper

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