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China Copper Imports and Exports Data March 2015
Apr 22,2015 15:51CST
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The General Administration of Customs released on April.22 China's copper imports and exports in March 2015 . (Unit: mt)

SHANGHAI, April.22 (SMM) -- The General Administration of Customs released on April.22 China's copper imports and exports in March 2015 . (Unit: mt)
 

  Mar. YoY (%) Jan.– Mar. YoY (%)
imported
Refined Copper 306710 -5.45 818561 -18.24
Origins
Chile 107982 32.81 321182 6.25
Japan 31525 103.86 64271 37.45
Australia 28995 12.34 61779 -25.87
India 24627 -12.02 68231 -34.54
Poland 18129 -10.8 36730 -21.98
Kazakhstan 14280 -3.49 47201 0.53
Peru 14120 16.16 25726 -41.87
South Korea 13336 68.28 32700 27.75
The Philippines 9916 - 17483 2496.83
Brazil 7695 -59.03 17090 -53.84
Indonesia 4902 1532.71 8903 456.54
The Democratic Republic of Congo 4695 -62.45 16477 -32.01
The US 4510 -39.22 8981 -57.27
Bulgarian   3148 -42.51 9440 -64.39
Laos 2500 178.95 5600 81.2
Spain 2500 -0.34 2525 -44.1
Zambia 2475 -85.27 11227 -75.85
South Africa 2068 297.64 4916 58.63
Belgium 1800 -90.26 16850 -63.11
Norway 1160 -59.59 5628 -18.02
Tanzania 996 148.63 2290 471.7
Sweden 986 -34.33 986 -75.84
Myanmar 966 61 966 -3.4
The United Arab Emirates 774 126.99 2280 248.8
The Republic of Congo 501 - 3164 -
Singapore 498 - 506 -
Ukraine 422 18.77 790 122.51
Germany 403 -97.69 6989 -79.66
China 260 -93.69 3267 -83.82
Finland 252 -95.74 255 -97.83
North Korea 160 33.33 420 -20.75
Mongolia 100 - 1102 -
The Gabonese Republic, La République Gabonaise 21 - 21 -
Malaysia 10 -28.57 18 -53.83
Copper Anode 47338 23.06 144856 -15.59
Origins
Zambia 16516 -12 55968 -20.1
Chile 15889 78.74 50010 -24.39
The Democratic Republic of Congo 5868 21.01 16043 13.03
Spain 2104 - 2856 277.83
Tanzania 1669 - 2403 202.52
Italy 1147 - 1147 14.57
Germany 992 - 2007 100.49
South Africa 703 812.5 2115 237.34
the Republic of Kyrgyzstan 616 - 1508 -
Taiwan (China) 335 -32.18 1036 -27.01
Pakistan 303 -78.53 4046 -10.97
South Korea 229 4664.6 769 63.48
Nigeria 165 - 208 787.69
Mexico 161 -37.4 233 -11.57
Thailand 123 -78.93 778 -46.53
The Gabonese Republic, La République Gabonaise 115 - 184 -
Hong Kong 99 - 458 -
Vietnam 99 - 211 -45.14
The United Arab Emirates 73 -94.65 567 -85.69
Russia 39 - 39 -
Laos 38 567.25 232 3980.67
Georgia 24 - 43 89.18
Iran 19 -59.22 588 263.93
Japan 8 -71.94 27 -64.95
The US 6 -20.3 68 48.57
Malaysia 1 -91.32 3 -91.96
copper alloy 3352 -30.43 8017 -37.01
Origins
South Korea 1042 95.45 1760 -8.85
Japan 421 -31.65 1303 -20.8
Ukraine 364 -57.52 859 -59.17
Lebanon 308 - 513 297.99
Turkey 224 64.2 294 -48.09
Russia 203 -63.87 696 -42.19
Taiwan (China) 136 -64.67 337 -50.65
Estonia  107 -83.92 350 -73.18
The US 102 -72.81 471 -44.58
Germany 100 -32.52 290 -37.99
France 80 300 100 65.84
The UK 67 - 135 196.99
Spain 62 - 161 13319.75
Peru 23 1.26 23 -74.96
The United Arab Emirates 23 -74.85 96 -83.06
Italy 23 -31.46 60 -29.77
Canada 20 9965.98 20 9719.6
Mexico 19 44.59 37 -24.32
Malaysia 11 37.5 26 -14.75
Kazakhstan 10 23.7 20 -16.34
Austria 4 - 12 299.2
China 2 113.01 6 564.15
South Africa 0 -98.92 18 -52.44
         
Scrap Copper 287655 -5.21 781198 -10.53
Origins        
Hong Kong 53941 55.2 131035 36.22
The US 51642 -24.37 137872 -27.56
Australia 24875 -22.79 69733 -29.01
Holland 22686 67.17 55597 1.39
Malaysia 20249 -39.17 55938 -38.89
Germany 19488 14.01 50759 -2.02
The UK 13795 -1.02 41164 -11.77
Japan 11978 -39.16 37623 -19.49
France 10032 57.31 25028 62.9
Mexico 4885 26.22 12674 -0.81
Belgium 4449 -12.81 10036 -13.93
The Philippines 4250 112.74 17276 402.28
Canada 4250 -26.78 10560 -31.82
Spain 4063 -14.34 13503 -17.61
South Korea 3655 -47.5 8697 -44.89
Italy 3580 5.41 14929 7.57
Colombia 2633 73.92 6780 23.32
The United Arab Emirates 2264 14.33 5570 1.45
Saudi Arabia 2231 139.15 6266 63.05
South Africa 1794 -31.98 5821 -21.61
Macao 1765 789.29 8366 185.44
Chile 1153 12.22 3830 27.38
Portugal 1097 -16.47 2720 5.32
The Czech Republic 983 126.31 2395 84.49
Morocco 940 -2.77 2026 -9.76
New Zealand 828 51.26 1844 -14.39
Finland 811 12.34 2135 2.61
Denmark  792 90.69 2877 127.14
Ecuador  698 182.51 1369 14.52
Greece 652 -32.99 1982 -26.59
Pakistan 567 5.29 1588 -1.09
Taiwan (China) 528 -4.19 1041 40.87
Georgia 515 41.58 974 -29.22
Peru 453 302.95 789 -3.11
Brazil 441 -24.21 2109 160.09
Tunisia 436 84.53 1230 59.66
Rumania 435 -55.62 1807 -31.6
Norway 418 -39.58 1620 -35.16
Honduras 377 61.02 626 37.16
Paraguay 373 72.42 1005 -15.45
Dominican Republic 359 -48.26 1280 1.84
Benin 347 1.98 628 -24.5
Thailand 327 -91.2 1880 -75.92
The State of Kuwait 326 85.15 968 214.93
The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico 313 -36.54 1101 -11.47
Hungary 301 -55.77 1044 -14.61
Poland 295 -49.48 1313 1.66
China 280 70.68 342 4.78
Bulgarian   274 -47.62 989 -27.93
Israel 229 -46.14 777 -34.53
Nigeria 212 -67.55 590 -69.37
Sweden 206 -74.26 1254 -47.95
Qatar 192 12.62 743 22.05
The Slovak Republic 192 13.57 518 40.9
The Republic of Panama 174 -5.08 446 -18.61
Libya 164 603.04 191 -8.52
Turkey 160 -74.22 280 -87.05
Estonia  153 -56.5 582 -11.72
Tanzania 152 39.73 378 29.11
Latvia 152 55.39 705 108.86
The Republic of Haiti 151 -2.41 448 3.97
Lithuania 137 -14.8 409 37.17
Costa Rica 128 204.96 301 42.46
The Kingdom of Bahrain 119 491.89 333 142.85
Kenya 113 5.61 250 -45.81
Russia 111 119.33 473 210.01
Cuba 108 -33.57 272 1.44
         
copper concentrate 1322560 44.81 3008138 11.23
Origins:
Chile 406926 61.83 826612 2.08
Peru 223692 49.73 487871 8.82
The US 121769 303.29 239143 90.86
Mongolia 103283 233.6 285116 338.37
Mexico 91156 67.31 181693 -14.13
Canada 62876 82 121816 27.65
Australia 56416 -52.68 181347 -33.16
Eritrea 31490 -7.78 64019 -0.27
The Philippines 30479 89.94 33302 5.27
Kazakhstan 26008 -2.58 64164 -31.34
Taiwan (China) 20427 184.16 23572 171.94
Indonesia 20116 93.7 30662 -19.47
Spain 19722 - 19722 275.14
Armenia 12396 522.8 30184 423.83
Oman 11299 - 32937 245.35
Brazil 10925 3.75 22327 -60.57
Laos 10197 -66.37 49325 -46.66
Mauritania 9773 72.83 44788 66.9
Turkey 9563 -63.27 35768 -25.6
Bolivia 8298 3901.18 16795 6634.26
Rumania 6465 8335.92 11706 14
Portugal 4918 - 26695 174.9
Morocco 4435 12567.25 5989 198.45
Dominican Republic 4167 35.16 12196 11.74
South Africa 3717 -55.49 3869 -58.56
Albania 3127 -0.37 4972 -26.34
North Korea 3034 120.34 5888 79.73
Ecuador  1994 446.07 3341 158.64
Pakistan 1179 65.39 2501 2.12
Iran 995 546.81 55093 3516.96
Myanmar 817 -45.84 2301 -87.23
Zambia 605 -85.23 2728 -83.49
Tanzania 119 -60.28 1225 -31.44
The Republic of Namibia 97 -97.53 3600 -56.35
Madagascar 50 -60 207 -54.48
The Democratic Republic of Congo 29 -99.71 11366 12.8
         
Copper Semis 50165 -0.6 133165 -9.9
Including
Copper Bars, Rods and Profiles 5945 -6.48 15406 -15.57
Copper Wires 14332 27.13 36152 1.52
Copper Plates, Sheets, and Strips 10576 -1.39 27820 -7.73
Copper Foils 17589 -13.12 49141 -15.79
Copper Pipes and Tubes (Including Accessories) 1412 -13.18 3930 -16.13
Copper Stranded Wires, Cables 1095 33.44 2906 6.38
         
Exports:
Refined Copper 17598 25.87 57777 4
Destination
Taiwan (China) 5558 -10.6 12852 -41.01
Malaysia 3689 367.49 15765 490.87
Vietnam 1951 -26.34 10308 88.16
Thailand 1588 166.2 3788 48.43
South Korea 1498 274.84 4666 -65.28
Japan 1101 453.09 1301 -50.75
Bangladesh 701 66.58 1197 105.96
Hong Kong 521 - 1222 -
Indonesia 300 -85.32 1000 -73.23
Spain 202 - 402 -
Poland 200 0.18 400 -33.58
The Philippines 135 - 269 -
Pakistan 102 - 501 402.27
Singapore 49 -87.55 3947 896.12
The US 3 -53.6 8 -31.61
The Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka - -100 150 272.75
         
Copper Anode 1259 433978.28 4556 9397.95
Destination
South Korea 1259 - 4056 -
India - - 500 -
         
copper alloy 25 894.32 30 475.33
Destination:
The United Arab Emirates 21 - 21 -
Thailand 4 - 6 500
Australia - - 3 -
         
Scrap Copper 11 -82.67 32 -85.77
Destination
South Korea 6 -85.42 15 -82.49
Hong Kong 4 -1.55 5 -43.43
Japan - -100 12 -90.18
         
copper concentrate 26 - 10318 38920.47
Destination
Italy 26 - 26 -
The Philippines - - 10292 -
         
Copper Semis 37278 -18.1 118627 2.1
Including
Copper Bars, Rods and Profiles 729 29.38 2292 47.65
Copper Wires 2825 3.64 8425 33.73
Copper Plates, Sheets, and Strips 2402 -8.98 7382 11.75
Copper Foils 12155 -26.1 34642 -14.36
Copper Pipes and Tubes (Including Accessories) 18879 -17.14 64930 7.53
Copper Stranded Wires, Cables 200 39.79 1012 106.06
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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