Minister of Mining projects price of copper to reach over $2.5 a pound

Despite the fact that the global economic scenario is rather uncertain, the Minister of Mining, Baldo Prokurica, assured that the price of copper has a high probability of reaching over US $2.5 a pound in the second half of the year. In June, the aggregate increase reached 8.8%, closing this Wednesday at US $2,631 a pound, a price that had not been seen since February 17.

Source: La Tercera