Chile’s copper production fell 6.2% year on year in August

Copper prices rose ¡after data from top producer Chile showed output fell in August, but trading volume was thin due to a holiday in key consumer China from Oct. 1 to 8. Chile’s copper production fell 6.2% year on year to 481,700 tonnes, however, the January-August output of 3.78 million tonnes was up 0.4%.

Source: MarketScreener