Erik Heimlich is the Head of Base Metals Supply at CRU. Since joining CRU in 2012, Erik has been involved in the analysis of the copper market with a particular focus on Latin American mine supply.
Erik regularly undertakes site visits to copper operations around the world.
Erik holds an MSc in Economics and Econometrics from Essex University and is based in CRU's Santiago office.
The 2022 copper TC/RC benchmark has reportedly been settled at $65/6.5¢ between Freeport McMoRan and Chinese smelters on 16 December. We understand that Jiangxi Copper...