8.5 million tonnes
Amount of copper that comes from recycling each year.
Amount of copper originating from recycled sources over the last decade.
80 – 90 percent
Reduction in energy required for recycling copper, which is equivalent to taking 16 million passenger cars off the road.
Copper Demand & Long-Term Availability
More information about how copper meets our future needs
Global View of Copper’s Stocks and Flows
A closer look at the ins and outs of how and where copper is produced and distributed around the world.
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