Current industrial reports

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Title:
Current industrial reports
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Copper controlled materials
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v. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Language:
English
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United States -- Bureau of the Census
United States -- Bureau of Industrial Economics
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The Bureau :
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Washington, D.C
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Copper industry and trade -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
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statistics   ( marcgt )

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Chemical abstracts
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American statistics index
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Predicasts
Statement of Responsibility:
U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
1st quarter 1979-
Issuing Body:
2nd quarter 1979- issued jointly with the Bureau of Industrial Economics.
Issuing Body:
Vols. for 1987- issued jointly with the Bureau of Domestic Business Development.
General Note:
Previously classed C 3.158:DIB-9008
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Title from caption.

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University of Florida
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notis - AGH1707
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Preceded by:
Copper-base mills and foundry products.

Full Text
C L ITA


U.S. Department of Commerce
BUREAU OF THE CENSUS
INTERNATIONAL TRADE ADMINISTRA


The statistics in this publication are based on a sUrvey of all
known producers of brass mill products, copper-based powder
products, and a 95 percent sample of producers of wire mill
products. The figures represent total U.S. shipments of copper-
base and foundry products.


CURRENT INDUSTRIAL REPORTS


Copper Controlled


iMaterials


FOURTH QUARTER 1985
ITA9008(85)-4
Issued March 1986


A description of the survey methodology and related inform-
ation may be found in the first quarter report, ITA9008(85)-1,
issued June 1985.


Table 1. SUMMARY OF SHIPMENTS OF COPPER-BASE MILL AND FOUNDRY PRODUCTS 1982 TO 19R5


(Millions of pounds


-metal wei 'h


Quarter and year


1985

Total ..............................
Fourth quarter ...........................
Third quarter ............................
Second quarter ...........................
First quarter ............................

1984................................
1983 ................................
1982. ...............................


Total


Brass mill products


__ __ __ __


Allowed


+ 4 -1-


4,773
1 149
1 147
1,239
1,23IP

5,427
4,899
4,951


1,366
316
323
352
375

1,661
1,245
1,247


Copper wire mill products1


Insulated
communi -
cation wire


Other
insulated
wire


1,457
374
349
3 57
377


1,520
1 ,532


Note: Detail may not add to totals due to independent rounding.

Revised by 5 percent or more from previously published figures.

IRepresents copper content weight, rather than metal weight.
3Represents uninsulated, bare, tinned, and/or alloy coated wire.
Source: Bureau of the Census, Current Industrial Report M33E, Nonferrous Castings.


7.. 7W


Brass and
bronze
foundry
products)


r572
r498
444


Address inquiries concerning these figures to U.S. Department of Commerce rernatina Trade Administration, Washington, D.C. 20230, or to the
Bureau of the Census, Industry Division, Washington, D.C. 20233, or call Pamela J. Glekas (301) 763-2529.
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Table 2. SHIPMENTS OF COPPER-BASE MILL AND FOUNDRY PRODUCTS


(Millions of pounds--metal weight)

Fourth Third
Product description quarter quarter
1985 1985

Total shipments................................... ..... ............ .. 1,149 1,147


Copper-base mill products............................................. 549 562

Copper-base alloy:
Sheet and strip1................................................... 126 130
Rod, bar, and wire....................... ......................... 169 169
Tube and pipe................................. ................. ... 21 24

Unalloyed copper:
Sheet and strip...................................... ............ 42 43
Rod, bar, and wire2 ........................... .................... .. 22 22
Tube and pipe....................... .. ......... .................... 169 174

Copper wire mill products ...........................................__ 472 457
Bare wire4 ........................................................... 30 32
Insulated communication wire.................................... ... 68 76
Other insulated wire ....... ............. ............ .... ......... 374 349

Brass and bronze foundry pr ducts .................................... 128 128

Note: Detail may not add to totals due to independent rounding.

Military ammunition cups and iss are included on a net-weight basis, i.e., excluding the weight of the
webbing scrap -enerated in t cupping and discing.
Does not include electrical wire.
3Reported in copper content weight rather than metal weight.
4Represents uninsulated, bare, tinned, and/or alloy coated wire.
5Source: Bureau of the Census, Current Industrial Report M33E, Nonferrous Castings.










Table 3. SHIPMENTS, EXPORTS, IMPORTS, AND APPARENT CONSUMPTION OF COPPER-BASF MILL AND FOUNDRY PRODUCTS: 1985

(Quantity in millions of pounds)

Percent Percent
Exports of exports to imports to
Product description Manufacturers' domestic manufacturers' Imports for Apparent apparent
shipments merchandisel 2 shipments consumption1 3 consumption4 consumption

FOURTH QUARTER 1985
5
Copper-base mill products ...................... 579 20 3 99 658 15
Brass mill products:
Copper-base alloy:
Sheet and strip........................... .. 126 3 2 336 14
Rod, bar, and wire......................... 169 3 2 J
Tube and pipe............................... 21 3 14 14 32 44
Unalloyed copper:
Sheet and strip............................ 42 2 57 78 22
Rod, bar, and wire ......................... 22 1 5 )
Tube and pipe.............................. 169 3 2 15 181 8

Copper wire mill products, bare wire ........... 30 5 17 6 31 19

THIRD QUARTER 1985

Copper-base mill products ..................... 594 29 5 110 675 16
Brass mill products:
Copper-base alloy:
Sheet and strip........................... .. 130 8 6 44 330 13
Rod, bar, and wire......................... 169 5 3
Tube and pipe................................... ... 24 3 13 16 37 43
Unalloyed copper:
Sheet and strip............................. 43 3 78 78 23
Rod, bar, and wire........................... 22 2 9
Tube and pipe .............................. 174 2 1 17 189 9

Copper wire mill products, bare wire ........... 32 6 19 15 41 37


For comparison of domestic manufacturers' shipment, export numbers, and import numbers for conper-base- mill and foundry products, see
table 4 in the first quarter 1985 report, ITA900(8R5)-l, issued June 1985.
2Source: Bureau of the Census report EM 546, U.S. Exports.
3Source: Bureau of the Census report IM 145-X, U.S. Imports for Consumption and General Imports.
4Apparent consumption is derived bv subtracting exports from the total of net shipments plus importf.
5This total does not include either insulated wire and cable or brass and bronze foundry products.







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