CHINA REBAR: Prices in Shanghai fall further on bearish outlook

Rebar prices in eastern China continued to weaken on Wednesday October 9 on inactivity and sustained pessimism, while those in the northern region were unchanged on steady demand.

Domestic Eastern China (Shanghai): 3,720-3,750 yuan ($520-525) per tonne, down 20-30 yuan per tonne Northern China (Beijing): 3,590-3,630 yuan per tonne, unchanged Sellers in eastern China lowered their prices to stimulate sales amid a pessimistic outlook for the market for the remainder of the year, with supply from the northern region expected to be high during a period of weakening demand. But those in northern China were able...

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Jessica Zong

October 09, 2019

10:31 GMT

Shanghai