Copper 1993-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Copper decreased to 6968 USD/MT in September from 7008.50 USD/MT in August of 2014. Copper averaged 4229.07 from 1993 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 10179.50 in February of 2011 and a record low of 1318.25 in November of 2001.




Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
6968.00 7008.50 10179.50 1318.25 1993 - 2014 USD/MT Daily
Chile accounts for over one third of world's copper production followed by China, Peru, United States, Australia, Indonesia, Zambia, Canada and Poland. Major exporters of copper ores and concentrates are Chile, Peru, Indonesia, Australia , Canada, Brazil, Kazakhstan, United States, Argentina and Mongolia. The biggest importers of copper are China, Japan, India, South Korea and Germany. Copper market participants use the COMEX Division of high-grade copper futures and options to mitigate price risk. Copper is the world's third most widely used metal, after iron and aluminum, and is primarily used in highly cyclical industries such as construction and industrial machinery manufacturing. Profitable extraction of the metal depends on cost-efficient high-volume mining techniques, and supply is sensitive to the political situation particularly in those countries where copper mining is a government-controlled enterprise. This page provides - Copper - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Copper - was last refreshed on Tuesday, September 2, 2014.


Energy Actual Previous Change Daily % Weekly % Monthly % Yearly %
Crude oil CL1 97.86 96.44 1.42 1.47 % 2.17 % 0.00 % -9.37 % [+]
Brent crude oil COG1 101.48 101.54 -0.06 -0.06 % -0.12 % -1.77 % -11.94 % [+]
Ethanol DL1 2.27 2.24 0.03 1.34 % 1.34 % 4.61 % -9.20 % [+]
Heating oil HO1 2.86 2.87 -0.01 -0.35 % 0.35 % -1.38 % -9.49 % [+]
Natural gas NG1 4.03 4.02 0.01 0.25 % 2.28 % 7.47 % 12.89 % [+]
Gasoline XB1 2.60 2.70 -0.10 -3.70 % -3.35 % -4.41 % -12.46 % [+]

Metals Actual Previous Change Daily % Weekly % Monthly % Yearly %
Aluminum AL1 2,080.75 2,086.50 -5.75 -0.28 % 0.43 % 6.03 % 16.80 % [+]
Coal Coal 67.70 69.25 -1.55 -2.24 % -2.38 % -1.81 % -13.70 % [+]
Cobalt Cobalt 32,500.00 32,625.00 -125.00 -0.38 % -1.81 % 0.78 % 15.25 % [+]
Gold GC1 1,287.29 1,287.93 -0.64 -0.05 % 0.30 % -0.57 % -7.61 % [+]
Copper HG1 6,968.00 7,008.50 -40.50 -0.58 % -1.51 % -1.70 % -3.42 % [+]
Lead Lead 2,228.25 2,237.25 -9.00 -0.40 % -0.69 % 0.70 % 2.91 % [+]
Molybden Molybden 28,750.00 28,500.00 250.00 0.88 % -0.35 % 0.88 % 36.26 % [+]
Nickel Nickel 18,661.00 18,717.00 -56.00 -0.30 % -1.08 % 1.78 % 36.47 % [+]
Palladium Palladium 911.00 898.00 13.00 1.45 % 2.59 % 4.59 % 25.83 % [+]
Platinum PL1 1,423.00 1,424.00 -1.00 -0.07 % 0.00 % -2.67 % -6.63 % [+]
Silver SI1 1,986.00 1,949.00 37.00 1.90 % 1.90 % -2.36 % -17.15 % [+]
Steel Steel 460.00 450.00 10.00 2.22 % 4.55 % 6.98 % 178.79 % [+]
Tin Tin 21,594.00 21,817.00 -223.00 -1.02 % -1.63 % -3.65 % 1.63 % [+]
Zinc Zinc 2,358.75 2,359.25 -0.50 -0.02 % 0.29 % 0.67 % 26.14 % [+]

Agricultural Actual Previous Change Daily % Weekly % Monthly % Yearly %
Beef Beef 8.08 8.18 -0.10 -1.22 % -1.58 % 5.07 % 23.74 % [+]
Corn C A 362.00 368.00 -6.00 -1.63 % 0.70 % 4.62 % -38.44 % [+]
Cocoa CC1 3,252.30 3,249.29 3.01 0.09 % 0.31 % -0.08 % 31.44 % [+]
Cotton CT1 67.60 67.14 0.46 0.69 % -0.97 % 2.44 % -16.90 % [+]
Coffee KC1 193.94 190.37 3.57 1.88 % 7.51 % 2.86 % 73.63 % [+]
Oat Oat 384.75 383.50 1.25 0.33 % -0.65 % 2.40 % 5.99 % [+]
Rice RR1 12.79 12.85 -0.06 -0.47 % -0.47 % 0.00 % -19.05 % [+]
Rubber Rubber 518.00 521.00 -3.00 -0.58 % -1.71 % -5.22 % -35.45 % [+]
Soybeans S A 1,237.00 1,234.50 2.50 0.20 % -3.09 % 1.98 % -16.67 % [+]
Sugar SB1 16.94 16.99 -0.05 -0.29 % 0.89 % -4.08 % 1.56 % [+]
Wheat W A 530.75 539.50 -8.75 -1.62 % -0.89 % -1.21 % -12.88 % [+]
Wool Wool 1,002.00 999.00 3.00 0.30 % 0.10 % -2.34 % -5.83 % [+]