China AM: Ferrous futures mixed in year-end trading lull

China’s ferrous futures were mixed during morning trading on Friday December 29 on wavering sentiment in the physical steel markets during the last trading day of the year.

Futures closing prices – morning session
Shanghai Futures Exchange
May rebar: 3,815 yuan ($583) per tonne, up 7 yuan per tonne
May hot-rolled coil: 3,877 yuan per tonne, down 10 yuan per tonne
Dalian Commodity Exchange
May iron ore: 534 yuan per tonne, up 1 yuan per tonne
May coking coal: 1,320 yuan per tonne, down 7.50 yuan per tonne

May coke: 1,998.50...


Paul Lim

December 29, 2017

04:40 GMT