Rizhao Iron & Steel raises coke purchase prices a seventh time

East China’s steel major Rizhao Iron & Steel will raise its purchase prices for metallurgical coke by 100 yuan ($15) per tonne from Thursday August 24 onwards, Metal Bulletin has learned.

The Shandong-based mill will pay 2,150 yuan ($323) per tonne for met coke with 58% coke strength after reaction (CSR) and 0.65% sulphur, and 2,100 yuan per tonne for those with 57%...

Published

July Zhang

August 23, 2017

11:11 GMT

Shanghai