CHINA REBAR: Domestic prices edge up amid shortlived gains in futures market

China’s domestic rebar prices picked up some strength on Tuesday July 16 on early gains in the futures market, but the export segment continued to soften on weak demand.

Eastern China (Shanghai): 3,970-4,000 yuan ($577-582) per tonne, widened upward by 10 yuan per tonne
Northern China (Beijing): 3,890-3,920 yuan per tonne, up 20 yuan per tonne
Traders raised prices during the day in response to early gains in the futures market and Monday’s active market.

But buyers took a...


Jessica Zong

July 16, 2019

10:35 GMT