China’s finished steel exports down 2% in April

China’s finished steel exports decreased slightly on the year in April, though they remained similar to volumes shipped in March.

The country exported 6.33 million tonnes of finished steel last month, down 2.3% from 6.48 million tonnes a year earlier, according to preliminary Chinese customs data released on Wednesday May 8. April’s shipments are steady compared with those made in March. Overseas buyers kept their procurement rates for Chinese steel products steady in April due to their prices becoming...

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Jessica Zong

May 08, 2019

09:55 GMT

Shanghai