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Copper substitution risk set to rise

The spectre of aluminium substitution has come up at this year's World Copper Conference because of rising copper prices.

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Copper substitution threat rising, says CRU analyst

The risk of buyers abandoning the red metal was raised by CRU director of copper research and strategy Vanessa Davidson.

"The problem is that we need higher copper prices to encourage ne...