What's currently affecting copper prices? "Expectations of tighter supply in the market have briefly calmed the slide in copper prices. Glencore, one of the world's largest copper producers, recently announced a suspension to its operations in DR Congo and Zambia. Rio Tinto, in contrast, plans to press ahead with new projects, such as expansion of its Oyu Tolgoi mine in Mongolia ..." (Portion of text from the June 2015 issue).
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