China’s plate export prices stable after buying slows down

China’s export plate prices were largely stable over the past week with trading activity thinning from a week earlier.

Fastmarkets’ price assessment for October/November shipments of steel heavy plate export, fob China main port was $470-475 per tonne for the week ended Tuesday September 10, unchanged from a week earlier. South Korean buyers accounted for the bulk of the transactions over the past week. A trader in eastern China said he had heard of a northern China-based mill selling to South Korea last week at $470-475 per tonne fob. He did...

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Miranda Song

September 11, 2019

08:17 GMT

Shanghai