Copper is a noble metal, which is part of the important group of alloys such as bronze and brass
The price of F.COPPER instrument represents the value of one pound of copper in U.S. dollars, where one pound equals to 0.454 kg.
Copper has very good electrical and thermal conductivity, corrosion resistance and can be relatively easily mechanically processed. It is used in the manufacture of electrical and thermal conductors, power distribution, integrated circuits, coolers, etc.
The major copper producers are Chile, Peru, USA, China, Australia, Indonesia and Russia.
Rule of thumb
The price is influences by production volumes, as well as the general macroeconomic condition and demand from the industrial sector. Zobacz: Miedź