Eastern China (Shanghai):
3,480-3,500 yuan ($497-499) per tonne, unchanged
Northern China (Tangshan):
3,360-3,380 yuan per tonne, widening upward by 20 yuan per tonne
China's Ministry of Finance announced on Tuesday night that China’s HRC export rebate will rise from 10% to 13% from Friday March 20, which means domestic HRC prices will rise due to declining supplies when more stock is diverted to the export market, several sources said.