The European Copper Institute

European Copper Institute

The European Copper Institute ("ECI") is a joint venture between the world's mining companies (represented by the International Copper Association, Ltd (ICA) and the European copper industry. Our mission: ECI is an industry partnership committed to the expansion and support of copper's end-use markets in Europe. ECI sets the strategy, arranges funding for, and implements market promotion initiatives undertaken on a collective industry basis at European and national level. It will sustain a European infrastructure for the effective implementation of its promotional plan. ECI will undertake to strengthen public awareness of copper's value to society and its role in the environment, based on scientific research.