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Three Major Low-carbon Sectors to Promote China’s Copper Demand

Price Review & Forecast 09:39:07AM Dec 04, 2017 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, Dec.4 (SMM)-Expert says three major low-carbon sectors including renewable energy, electric cars and energy efficiency will become importance impetus to promote China’s copper demand in the future. Particularly speaking, electric cars will be the sector of fastest growth of copper demand in the future. Copper application includes copper foil in battery thermal management system, copper rotor motor of driving system and copper pipe of heat pump air-conditioning system, which make electric cars run more stably, enduringly and energy-efficiently. According to research of International Copper Association, replacement of coal-fired boiler with air source heat pump will greatly reduce air pollution in Chinese cities and stimulate copper demand increase.


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Key Words:  copper   demand 

Three Major Low-carbon Sectors to Promote China’s Copper Demand

Price Review & Forecast 09:39:07AM Dec 04, 2017 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, Dec.4 (SMM)-Expert says three major low-carbon sectors including renewable energy, electric cars and energy efficiency will become importance impetus to promote China’s copper demand in the future. Particularly speaking, electric cars will be the sector of fastest growth of copper demand in the future. Copper application includes copper foil in battery thermal management system, copper rotor motor of driving system and copper pipe of heat pump air-conditioning system, which make electric cars run more stably, enduringly and energy-efficiently. According to research of International Copper Association, replacement of coal-fired boiler with air source heat pump will greatly reduce air pollution in Chinese cities and stimulate copper demand increase.


The article is edited by SMM and is provided for information purpose only. It does not mean SMM agrees with its views and SMM assumes no liability for accuracy of information contained or quoted in the article.
 

Key Words:  copper   demand