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Expensive copper could be replaced by plastic

The heady prices that have been gained for certain grades of copper in the last few months could have an adverse effect on the materials standing. While a shortage of types such as dry bright wire and greasy bright wire have led to the commodity trading at unprecedented levels, evidence from the USA suggests that this may impact heavily on its attractiveness to buyers. On the other side of the Atlantic, huge rises in the worth of the metal has seen ...