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China Copper Imports and Exports Data December 2016
Jan 23,2017 15:57CST
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Source:SMM
The General Administration of Customs released on Jan. 23 China's copper imports and exports in Dec. 2016. (Unit: mt)

SHANGHAI, Jan. 23 (SMM) -- The General Administration of Customs released on Jan. 23 China's copper imports and exports in Dec. 2016. (Unit: mt)

  Dec. YoY (%) Jan.– Dec. YoY (%)
Imports:        
Refined Copper 359838 -14.97 3629061 -1.33
Origins        
Chile 110380 -20.19 1305395 0.39
India 48553 6.29 194294 -33.15
Mainland China 38544 267.91 127342 193.45
Japan 25545 111.82 282470 11.31
Australia 19792 -34.89 241457 -19.44
Kazakhstan 17689 22.99 205182 24.31
South Korea 14499 -29.14 122006 -21.06
Congo 11803 -54.79 167267 -14.5
Peru 11504 -48.8 163327 25.04
Myanmar 9904 664.23 28004 387.87
Poland 7266 -32.93 95861 -23.66
Brazil 6862 -27.7 95364 3.8
Belgium 5269 -33.29 67595 2.59
Bulgarian   4700 -17.49 47749 -27.76
Indonesia 4450 262.62 15098 -1.01
Mexico 4448 -50.07 44267 89.25
Zambia 4217 -59.3 60493 -23.49
Iran 3943 - 31241 3057.93
Laos 2407 140.83 23856 -1.03
South Africa 1915 -37.02 22982 17.1
Russia 1758 -90.96 88527 -23.1
Uzbekistan 1032 - 15867 7857.37
Norway 905 -44.67 11716 -53.33
Mongolia 801 -68.25 9707 91.99
The US 669 3094.44 9257 -27.32
North Korea 409 208.2 2625 32.22
Spain 300 -88 20348 40.09
The Philippines 149 -98.56 34906 -31.76
The Gabonese Republic 51 9.28 99 44.74
Cameroon 27 6.17 721 237.3
The United Arab Emirates 23 -97.6 17134 122.61
Republic of the Congo 23 -96.91 1496 -90.51
Malaysia 2 - 76 -86.79
         
Copper Anode 66398 26.13 706965 33.38
Origins        
Zambia 29205 32.28 350944 60.29
Chile 28207 43.81 253127 43.8
Canada 2617 - 5945 169.08
Congo 2377 -37.35 41776 -15.3
South Africa 1398 -41.48 12918 -25.66
The Republic of Namibia 612 - 3574 -
Pakistan 491 -62.86 12263 -17.93
South Korea 475 60.18 3176 -5.58
Taiwan (China) 447 -16.96 4176 -11.32
Mexico 237 738.87 1550 167.26
Thailand 194 12.81 1966 -20.16
Indonesia 74 - 99 -
The US 30 22.35 265 7.27
The Gabonese Republic 24 -65.16 218 -52.49
Japan 9 37.47 52 -61.68
         
copper alloy 3689 24.07 48503 24.16
Origins        
South Korea 942 172.89 8359 8.26
Russia 541 577.06 5747 136.98
Lithuania 377 - 3888 1439.37
Japan 319 -35.66 5036 1.18
Ukraine 303 47 2253 -34.03
Nigeria 164 - 519 -
Taiwan (China) 149 -41.21 2357 37.89
The United Arab Emirates 144 100.48 1045 22.9
The US 141 -34.48 1436 -60.16
Latvia 81 -0.31 1266 4.43
Spain 81 32.57 906 15.95
Yemen 60 -68.9 1487 283.43
Estonia 47 -12.77 1507 -9.86
Turkey 47 -88.17 3594 41.87
Germany 44 7.38 615 -33.74
Libya 28 - 28 24.77
Venezuela 27 - 190 -
The Arab Republic of Egypt 26 - 408 362.77
Brazil 26 -2.28 131 -70.82
Cameroon 26 - 207 78.17
Lebanon 24 -87.86 2077 26.85
Peru 23 - 116 22.5
France 20 -49.86 722 97.02
Malaysia 15 51.62 118 14.16
Mexico 11 -28.1 171 6.53
Kazakhstan 10 -76.56 1145 605.5
Singapore 6 - 6 -
Italy 2 -93.1 366 -51.28
Austria 2 - 31 -10.15
Canada 0 -60 79 34.2
Swiss 0 -70 3 357.93
Hong Kong 0 -50.97 2 -54.84
Australia 0 -62.75 1 -78.58
Chile 0 - 1 -41.75
Mainland China 0 -99.65 6 -88.55
South Africa 0 39.57 1 -96.88
         
Scrap Copper 328594 -13.53 3348113 -8.48
Origins        
Hong Kong 57514 10.4 663795 20.12
Australia 56566 50.72 522963 38.57
The US 42796 -48.37 530879 -22.74
Japan 35473 99.87 206615 -4.17
Holland 16943 -48.7 204609 -13.5
Malaysia 14465 -40.51 182325 -38.04
South Korea 14229 167 91820 35.38
The UK 12415 -37.16 175938 -5.56
Thailand 11112 156.04 86119 355.42
Germany 10382 -62.15 142603 -40.91
The Philippines 8675 169.82 35075 -63.51
Italy 8135 9.24 60219 -5.62
France 4384 -47.42 44571 -42.92
Spain 4121 -47.86 51933 -18.81
Mexico 3928 -8.15 46275 -13.58
Canada 3704 -55.76 43808 -24.1
Belgium 3436 -43.2 39830 -19.02
Colombia 2725 79.06 20549 -32.62
Lithuania 1123 91.18 5661 47.73
The United Arab Emirates 1033 -55.33 15732 -31.93
Taiwan (China) 998 60.48 6434 -12.65
Singapore 958 174.49 6891 69.09
Chile 942 -43.96 12368 -12.33
Portugal 797 -14.39 9691 -17.06
Sweden 768 -29.94 6505 -11.51
Saudi Arabia 741 -44.31 4399 -70.83
Greece 729 0.29 5102 -25.47
South Africa 716 -60.7 7189 -63.89
Norway 609 -57.26 6200 -24.42
Ecuador  597 59.77 4049 -13.85
Brazil 512 -73.45 8704 -41.69
Denmark  501 -15.21 5413 -42.19
New Zealand 432 -62.71 6647 -22.49
The Czech Republic 431 -38.94 5160 -32.17
Bulgarian   335 16.44 2695 -28.84
Rumania 334 -54.79 6730 -7.74
Venezuela 296 - 2323 -
Poland 293 -43.97 5950 -4.87
Qatar 279 -24.18 2388 -10.08
Dominican 275 -39.16 2964 -44.41
Indonesia 264 99.15 2046 68.32
Peru 261 -37.96 2964 -11.36
Hungary 255 -46.82 2814 -38.73
Honduras 216 14.18 1707 -20.66
Republic of Liberia 201 119.17 734 100.05
Paraguay 198 -7.13 1857 -37.52
Turkey 185 -20.66 1542 -39.87
Georgia 183 -31.11 1974 -53.85
Lebanon 164 -1.57 2520 16.61
The Slovak Republic 140 99.72 1510 -5.17
Israel 134 -67.16 1776 -46.99
The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico 129 -51.23 2503 -41.65
Cuba 114 152.98 1246 0.14
Malta 110 - 927 106.42
Finland 107 -94.71 5834 -41.33
Austria 103 35.89 835 57.29
Latvia 101 -75 3123 -6.33
The Republic of Guatemala 99 58.39 1074 -16.58
Macao 90 245.68 1429 -83.81
Yemen 77 - 905 390.66
The Oriental Republic of Uruguay 71 -52.74 1305 40.88
Republic of Trinidad and Tobago 64 35.15 379 -5
Mainland China 63 -47.78 4315 239.04
Estonia 59 -73.54 917 -33.84
Nigeria 53 -80.96 1634 -30.8
Slovenia 50 -45.91 483 -8.76
Vietnam 46 177.53 730 474.48
The Republic of Panama 42 -79.2 1104 -41.92
The Republic of Nicaragua 42 -59.69 679 -8.58
The Kingdom of Bahrain 39 -48.14 283 -73.26
Costa Rica 38 -53.28 570 -42.41
Jordan 37 - 162 -35.6
Swiss 26 - 301 142.48
The Republic of Haiti 24 -68.71 933 -31.1
Barbados  23 - 23 37.42
The State of Kuwait 23 -85.9 506 -81.25
Jamaica  20 -35.31 349 -37.97
The Independent State of Papua New Guinea 19 - 120 -40.81
Kenya 19 - 106 -82.36
         
copper concentrate 1665261 12.72 16963288 27.6
Origins        
Peru 598055 56.05 4530626 70.7
Chile 424651 -2.29 4743967 26.73
Mongolia 98258 -30.76 1498360 5.64
Mexico 82920 143.2 992964 53.46
Spain 73779 606.57 493549 175.91
Iran 56444 -5.41 503385 117.86
The US 49481 24.44 468205 -30.26
Australia 47135 -53.08 759417 -10.58
Kazakhstan 42136 109.38 344532 51.45
Indonesia 39894 441.25 300613 87.85
Canada 38069 -25.71 459325 5.18
Laos 20288 -50.46 326930 29.03
Armenia 16850 -20.31 193054 36.18
The Philippines 16696 109.99 145327 7.29
Taiwan (China) 10936 96.87 67395 -17.17
Mauritania 7509 -39.73 186200 -19.05
Turkey 6529 -22.09 168735 13.06
North Korea 6060 40.46 52414 54.34
Brazil 6050 694.37 62057 -17.32
Malaysia 5217 -74.32 32543 -15.86
Portugal 4912 8.11 108045 -3.04
Rumania 4237 -36.22 32976 2.47
South Africa 2651 - 22620 472.16
Bolivia 1277 -87.09 31487 -58.12
Myanmar 1049 - 8770 -60.15
Russia 981 -79.62 6439 -32.73
Zambia 936 -27.8 10872 -39.05
The United Arab Emirates 849 - 25280 -
Ecuador  634 -53.13 11511 4.8
Morocco 510 -52.7 48489 42.11
Thailand 127 - 6463 33.59
Madagascar 75 -57.12 1394 -33.57
Kenya 44 - 500 899.71
Nigeria 26 - 418 -19.9
         
Copper Semis - - - -
Including        
Copper Bars, Rods and Profiles 5908 -13.99 59522 -13.3
Copper Wires 14176 0.74 145476 -5.33
Copper Plates, Sheets, and Strips 12926 20.98 121283 5.74
Copper Foils 21144 11.93 211131 2.21
Copper Pipes and Tubes (Including Accessories) 1846 31.84 20720 24.28
Copper Stranded Wires, Cables 1521 -2.04 16247 10.79
         
Exports:        
Refined Copper 29067 38.75 425620 101.17
Destination        
Taiwan (China) 12427 42.44 82219 14.07
Singapore 7818 - 104744 1215.86
Malaysia 3074 54.61 38830 1.11
Indonesia 1796 198.76 17333 227.06
Vietnam 1029 -49.27 15930 -35.06
Japan 1001 234.38 3722 -39.89
Pakistan 776 - 7936 317.72
Bangladesh 594 - 4372 32.48
Thailand 400 -77.67 9778 -37.25
The Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka 150 0.21 1801 33.83
South Korea 0 - 136601 704.27
         
anode copper 0 -99.99 2647 -58.52
         
copper alloy 6 -67.7 41 -81.73
Destination 0 0 0 0
Hong Kong 6 195 9 203.23
         
Scrap Copper 52 85.83 206 29.86
Destination        
Japan 40 - 79 54.76
Hong Kong 10 216.67 31 37.29
South Korea 3 -88.38 21 -65.33
         
copper concentrate 88 - 4314 -69.37
Destination        
Cuba 87 - 87 -
Germany 1 - 1 -
         
Copper Semis - - - -
Including        
Copper Bars, Rods and Profiles 709 -11.94 8075 -8.06
Copper Wires 3740 7.82 41708 18.25
Copper Plates, Sheets, and Strips 2911 -5.42 31992 5.87
Copper Foils 10235 -2.04 122938 -6.97
Copper Pipes and Tubes (Including Accessories) 21,440 -6.63 244165 -4.77
Copper Stranded Wires, Cables 241 -13.41 2555 -30.25
Note: “-” means data is unavailable.        
(Source: China Customs)        
(Edited by SMM)        
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