Rizhao Iron & Steel, Hesteel raise coke purchase prices for eighth time

Two Chinese steel majors have raised their purchase prices for metallurgical coke by 100 yuan ($15) per tonne, effective Monday September 4 onwards, Metal Bulletin has learned.

Shandong province’s Rizhao Iron & Steel is now paying 2,250 yuan ($343) per tonne for materials with 58% coke strength after reaction (CSR) and 0.65% sulphur, and 2,200 yuan per tonne for those...

Published

July Zhang

September 04, 2017

08:06 GMT

Shanghai