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Wholesale Price of Copper, Lake for New York, NY (M0415AUS35620M267NNBR)


Dec 1912: 17.6  
Updated: Aug 16, 2012


Cents per Pound,
Not Seasonally Adjusted


1Y | 5Y | 10Y | Max


Source: National Bureau of Economic Research  

Release: NBER Macrohistory Database  

Units:  Cents per Pound, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Monthly


Series Has Been Subdivided Into Two Variables: (1)-- Original Data, Lake Copper, 1860-1912; (2)-- Original Data, Electrolyte Copper, 1911-1955. Lake Copper Is From Native Copper Mines Of The Lake Superior District. The Standard Range Of Conductivity Is 99.5%. Electrolyte Copper Is Refined By The Electrolytic Process And Runs From 99.93% And Upwards For Cathodes. Source: 1860-1893:"Mineral Industry", 1893, P.253, And Following Issues; 1894-1955:"Engineering And Mining Journal", January 4, 1896, P. 5, And Following Issues (Also Available In "Mineral Industry" A Supplementary Publication Of "E & M Journal")

This NBER data series m04015a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 4 at

NBER Indicator: m04015a

Suggested Citation:

National Bureau of Economic Research, Wholesale Price of Copper, Lake for New York, NY [M0415AUS35620M267NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis;, February 5, 2023.


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