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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    New Greek Deal Boosts Copper Prices +1% on London Metal Exchange

    On July 13, copper for immediate delivery was quoted at $5,606 per metric ton on the London Metal Exchange. Copper prices rose by roughly 1% on a possible Greek-debt deal.

    By Mohit Oberoi, CFA
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Copper Consumption Fell on Weak Chinese Demand

    Global apparent consumption fell 1.5% in the first three months of 2015. This was largely due to a 40% fall in Russia’s apparent copper consumption.

    By Mohit Oberoi, CFA
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Copper Prices Lose 2.5% in May as Commodities Pare Gains

    With its mammoth copper consumption, China has been the key driver of copper prices in recent years. Lower copper prices negatively impact copper producers.

    By Mohit Oberoi, CFA
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Will Chinese Copper Demand Pick Up in the Coming Months?

    China’s real estate sector is a key driver of global copper demand. The current slowdown in Chinese construction activity will negatively impact future copper demand.

    By Mohit Oberoi, CFA
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    US Dollar Correction: Why It’s Positive for Copper Producers

    US-based copper producers have another reason to celebrate when the US dollar weakens. Their overseas revenue increases when the US dollar weakens.

    By Mohit Oberoi, CFA
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    China’s Refined Copper Production Increased 4% in April

    China produced 607 thousand tonnes of refined copper in April. Although the copper production in April increased on a YoY basis, it declined compared to March.

    By Mohit Oberoi, CFA
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    China’s Real Estate Climate Index Drifted Lower in April

    The decline in China’s real estate climate index is another indicator that construction activity slowed down in China. The index has been on an downward trend.

    By Mohit Oberoi, CFA
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Strong US Copper Demand to Benefit Thompson Creek Metals

    Higher vehicle sales bode well for the US copper demand. Copper content in an average mid-sized vehicle is around 50 pounds.

    By Mohit Oberoi, CFA
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Is Doctor Copper Healing the Economy?

    Analysts see copper prices as a reflection of the health of the global economy. For that reason, copper has been dubbed Doctor Copper.

    By Mohit Oberoi, CFA
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