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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.

Articles from our industry expert


Can the lead mine project pipeline step up?

After several years of surplus, the refined lead market is moving into deficit this year, driven largely by shortfalls in primary raw material availability.  The global...

By Christine Meilton 14 July 2017