CHINA HRC: Domestic market softens ahead of weekend

China’s hot-rolled coil prices fell on Friday January 5 following weakness in the paper market.

Eastern China (Shanghai): 4,250-4,280 yuan ($654-658) per tonne, down by 20 yuan per tonne
Northern China (Tianjin): 4,110-4,140 yuan per tonne, down 30 yuan per tonne

Trading activity thinned in both the eastern and northern regions after the futures market weakened during the...


Gladdy Chu

January 05, 2018

11:10 GMT