Chinese aluminium exports up 14.3% y-o-y in January

Chinese export volumes of unwrought aluminium and aluminium products rose for a third consecutive month and increased by 14.3% on an annual basis in January, according to preliminary Chinese customs data released on Thursday February 8.

China exported 445,000 tonnes of aluminium products last month, compared with 440,000 tonnes in December and 389,000 tonnes in January 2017, customs data showed.

The average value of Chinese aluminium exports in January was $2,877 per tonne, an increase of 5.3% from $2,733 per...


Echo Ma

February 09, 2018

02:55 GMT