Eastern China (Shanghai):
3,870-3,900 yuan ($557-561) per tonne, down 10-20 yuan per tonne
Northern China (Tangshan):
3,620 yuan per tonne, narrowing downward by 10 yuan per tonne
The dominant prices in Shanghai fell to 3,880-3,890 yuan per tonne on Friday, down from 3,900-3,920 yuan per tonne several days ago.
Some HRC of smaller thicknesses were sold cheaper, mainly at 3,870 yuan per tonne, due to relatively higher supply, a Shanghai-based trader said.
Most participants believe trading next week will further...