Originally Posted by Kestral
This is the begining of a world wide shortage of copper. brass . lead etc,so if you can still buy it it will be a hell of a lot more expensive in a few months than it is now.Might be a good time to stock up.
I'm no fan of tariffs or blocking trade, but China is buying up huge amounts of these (and other) metals and our scrap dealers are happy to sell to them. China is NOT our friend.