China's bauxite imports rise 7% in February

China’s bauxite imports rose 7.1% year-on-year in February, the latest Chinese customs data shows.

Bauxite imports fell by 39.2% from the previous month to 3.2 million tonnes, which market participants attributed to decrease in supply from Malaysia. “Supply from Malaysia fell a lot in February, as an ongoing rainy season curtailed output, while the local government is also...

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Linda Lin

March 24, 2016

03:40 GMT

Shanghai