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Diverging trends for China's copper supply mix

China’s copper supply for the rest of this year looks to be a tale of two trends, as domestic production of the industrial metal is on course to reach new heights while imports will cool from last year’s historic volumes.

Diverging trends for China's copper supply mix Diverging trends for China's copper supply mix Diverging trends for China's copper supply mix Diverging trends for China's copper supply mix Diverging trends for China's copper supply mix

Slowing Chinese copper demand on account of uneven economic growth forecasts for the second half of this year looks set to squeeze imports going forward.