Copper plays an instrumental role in the automotive industry. The total weight of copper in a vehicle ranges from 15 kilos for a small size car like hatchbacks to 30 kilos for a high-end car.
Various components such as alternators, motors, actuators and the wire harness system depend on high conductivity which is superbly offered by copper. More copper will be needed as automotive electrical developments increases awareness, safety, comfort and automation.
Supreme quality copper supplied by Birla Copper has helped produce High purity copper wire harness system which is used to carry the current from the battery throughout the vehicle which includes the lights, central locking, on-board computers, satellite navigation systems, etc