BHP forgets to mention its 'take-off' case for copper in spurned OZ tilt

BHP is not alone in believing that the world faces a mighty copper and nickel supply challenge to meet the net-zero by 2050 decarbonisation imperative, writes Barry FitzGerald.

BHP forgets to mention its 'take-off' case for copper in spurned OZ tilt BHP forgets to mention its 'take-off' case for copper in spurned OZ tilt BHP forgets to mention its 'take-off' case for copper in spurned OZ tilt BHP forgets to mention its 'take-off' case for copper in spurned OZ tilt BHP forgets to mention its 'take-off' case for copper in spurned OZ tilt

BHP CEO Mike Henry. Image: Thomas Graham

It's why in recent presentations, it talks about global copper production having to more than double over the next 30 years compared to the last 30 years, and nickel having to increase fourfold.