Arrange the following in the ascending order of largest copper producer in the world?
2. United States of America
Correct Answer : d ) 4-2-1-3Explanation :
Copper is a soft, malleable, and ductile metal with very high thermal and electrical conductivity. Chile is the largest producer of copper in the world, followed by Peru & China. United States of America holds 5th rank in copper production. India is one of the lowest producers of copper in the world.
The domestic demand for copper and its alloys is met through domestic production, recycling of scrap and imports.
Hence, option (d) is correct.