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Copper mine production in metric tons, 2018:

The average for 2018 based on 10 countries was 225033 metric tons. The highest value was in Democratic Republic of the Congo: 1225607 metric tons and the lowest value was in Zimbabwe: 9077 metric tons. The indicator is available from 2001 to 2018. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: metric tons; Source: USGS
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Countries Copper production, 2018 Global rank Available data
DR Congo 1225607 1 2001 - 2018
Zambia 854100 2 2006 - 2018
South Africa 48100 3 2001 - 2018
Morocco 30000 4 2001 - 2018
Mauritania 28137 5 2006 - 2018
Eritrea 17000 6 2015 - 2018
Namibia 15177 7 2001 - 2018
Botswana 13128 8 2001 - 2018
Tanzania 10000 9 2001 - 2018
Zimbabwe 9077 10 2001 - 2018



Definition: Copper production in metric tons.
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