Eastern China (Shanghai)
: 3,850-3,870 yuan ($559-562) per tonne, widening upward by 10 yuan per tonne
Northern China (Tianjin)
: 3,850-3,860 yuan per tonne, up 20 yuan per tonne
Spot prices tracked the movement of the futures market during the day, after the National Bureau of Statistics announced that the country’s gross domestic product had grown by 6.3% in the first half of the year. This is in line with the Chinese government’s target, and, as the bureau...