CRU Panel discussion on electric mobility and the future of copper

As part of the World Copper Conference 2018, the CRU consulting team are hosting a FREE TO ATTEND panel discussion entitled “How will electric mobility transform future copper markets?”. The session is on Wednesday 11th April from 08:15 - 09:15.

Topics that will be debated include:

  • What are the implications of EVs for copper demand? 
  • How will demand growth for “battery” metals such as Cobalt and Nickel impact copper production?
  • What do these changes mean for future incentive prices and copper market investment?


The panel will be moderated by Dr. Benjamin Jones, Managing Consultant, CRU.  Confirmed speakers include:

  • Christian Clark, Head of Sales - Copper Concentrates, Anglo American
    Luis Felipe Clavel, EV Business Development Manager, Nissan
  • Vanessa Davidson, Director of Copper Research and Strategy, CRU
  • Juan Esteban Fuentes, Head of South America, Consulting

    CRU Refreshments will be served. Audience participation in discussions is strongly encouraged (and Chatham House rules will apply).  

For further information on the panel, please contact Benjamin Jones at (telephone +44 207 9032252)

Please note: The event itself is complementary for all registered delegates to the World Copper Conference.  Attendees at the panel, who are not registered for the main copper conference, will need to register here to gain access to the main copper conference.

Places are limited so please reserve your place at the panel by emailing