Eastern China (Shanghai): 3,540-3,550 yuan ($505-506) per tonne, up 20-30 yuan per tonne
Northern China (Tangshan): 3,540 yuan per tonne, up 20 yuan per tonne
Sellers in eastern China raised their prices after mills in the northern region increased their offers.
The market remained active, with buyers being willing to pay higher prices.
A Tianjin-based trader believes prices would stay strong for a while longer before demand weakens in the winter.
He attributed the recent price...