Chinese aluminium exports up 4.5% in 2017 vs 2016; higher average value rises

China exported 4.79 million tonnes of unwrought aluminium and aluminium products in the whole of 2017, up 4.5% on a yearly basis, according to preliminary Chinese customs data released on Friday January 12.

The average value of Chinese aluminium exports in 2017 was $2,733 per tonne, an increase of 1.4% from $2,695 per tonne in 2016, according to the data.

“The whole export condition is better in 2017 because the recovery of the world...

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Echo Ma

January 12, 2018

12:03 GMT

Shanghai