Japan Feb rolled copper output down 4.8 pct yr/yr

TOKYO, March 22 Thu Mar 21, 2013 11:33pm EDT

TOKYO, March 22 (Reuters) - Japan's output of rolled copper product fell to 60,949 tonnes in February on a seasonally adjusted basis, down 4.8 percent from a year earlier, preliminary data showed on Friday.

The figure represents a 1.5 percent increase from January, the Japan Copper and Brass Association said.

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(Reporting by Risa Maeda; Editing by Tom Hogue)