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Copper staves off substitution: ICA

Copper remained the preferred material for a range of applications in 2018, with substitution of the metal by various alternatives at only 0.8% of total use.

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Copper substitution was low in 2018, particularly in China

This was the primary finding of research commissioned by the International Copper Association (ICA) and carried out by DMM Advisory Group.