East Asia's stainless steel prices down on weak Chinese market

East Asia’s stainless steel prices moved down in the past week amid a weakening of China’s domestic market and cheaper nickel.

Prices for February/March shipments of benchmark 304 stainless 2mm cold rolled coil were assessed at $2,200-2,230 per tonne cif East Asian ports on Friday January 13, down $20 per tonne from last week.

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Jessica Zong

January 13, 2017

05:22 GMT