Christine Meilton has worked in Base Metals at CRU for many years, specialising in metal supply and the raw materials markets (concentrates and scrap).
After spending 12 years working on copper supply, Christine has recently returned to CRU’s Lead and Zinc team, working on lead supply and market analysis. As well as writing the monthly Lead Monitor she contributes to the team’s other work on lead market analysis.
Christine attended London University where she gained a BSc and an MSc in Economics.
South Korea is the third largest producer of refined lead after China and the USA, and is also home to the world’s largest producer, Korea Zinc’s Onsan smelter and...