Futures closing prices – morning session
Shanghai Futures Exchange
January rebar: 3,594 yuan ($546), up 13 yuan
January hot rolled coil: 3,869 yuan, up 4 yuan
Dalian Commodity Exchange
January iron ore: 441 yuan, down 1 yuan
January coking coal: 1,119 yuan, up 24.50 yuan
January coke: 1,833 yuan, up 10 yuan
The following were obtained from market sources:
Rio Tinto, tender, 170,000 tonnes of 61% Fe Pilbara Blend fines, laycan October 27-November 5 (closes at 3pm Beijing time).
Vale, tender, 112,248 tonnes of 61.2% Fe Standard Sinter Feed Guaiba, bill of lading September 19 (miner is inviting bids at fixed prices or against Metal Bulletin’s 62% Fe index and Fe value in use; closes at...