Slab import prices in Asia stable amid Chinese holiday

Import prices for steel slab in Southeast Asia and East Asia were stable over the past week due to sluggish trading activity amid a week-long holiday in China to mark the country’s 70th anniversary.

Market participants are waiting to see how Chinese steel prices will change when its markets re-open on October 8, a trader in Taiwan said.

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Lee Ken Kiat

October 07, 2019

11:33 GMT

Singapore