In August Russia imported 631.2 tons of non-refined copper, up by 59.6% MoM and 10-fold YoY.
Kazakhstan increased deliveries from 395.5 tons to 630.9 tons.
In 8 months imports totaled 1.9 thousand tons, up by 12.8% YoY.
In monetary terms since the start of the year the imports have increased by 30%.
Import price in August grew from $14.2 to $15 per kg. (Ukrainian metal)