Copper markets have accelerated increases on the London Metal Exchange and Comex. Contributing factors include the decline of the U.S. dollar, the rise of the Chinese Yuan and an improving global economy. Copper buyers can anticipate continuing volatility as increases continue. Market uncertainties will temper the impact of any year-end market readjustments, which often occur.
The American Supply Association and its Industrial Piping Division is the national organization serving wholesaler-distributors and their suppliers in the industrial and mechanical pipe-valve-fitting industry. As a powerful alliance of channel partners, we provide a forum for your upstream trading partners to exchange critical information and address key issues.
In particular, ASA’s IPD members constantly check the pulse of the materials and commodities they proudly supply to you. ASA’s IPD members are knowledgeable industry leaders, and those who volunteer their service on the IPD Executive Council compile and prepare the IPD Commodity Reports. The reports contain some of the most current and qualified market data and information available from the industry’s leading manufacturers and distributors about emerging trends and other price-influencing actions and events.
This information is an example of how ASA’s IPD manufacturer and distributor members are constantly looking ahead to ensure you have information and resources you need to be successful. Learn more at www.AdvanceYourAbility.com.