Eastern China (Shanghai):
3,760-3,770 yuan ($535-536) per tonne, down 10-30 yuan per tonne
Northern China (Tangshan):
3,630 yuan per tonne, down 10 yuan per tonne
A Shanghai-based trader said trading weakened in the spot market on Friday, partly because some securities companies reduced their procurement rates after seeing prices drop in the futures market – securities companies often do spot and futures trading simultaneously...