Copper

$9641.95 (AUD/tonne)
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About Copper

  • Australia has the world’s second largest economic resources of copper and is the 7th largest producer and third largest exporter of copper ores and concentrates.
  • The average home contains 180 kilograms of copper and an average car contains more than 20 kilograms of copper.
  • Copper is 100 per cent recyclable. Nearly 80 per cent of the copper that has been produced is still in use today.(Source; Dept of IIS, 2019)
  • Australian copper exports were valued at $5.9 billion in 2018