Fastmarkets iron ore indices
62% Fe fines, cfr Qingdao:
$86.77 per tonne, down $0.57 per tonne
62% Fe low-alumina fines, cfr Qingdao:
$87.64 per tonne, down $1.18 per tone
58% Fe fines high-grade premium, cfr Qingdao:
$75.62 per tonne, down $0.73 per tonne.
65% Fe Brazil-origin fines, cfr Qingdao:
$102.20 per tonne, down $1.20 per tonne
62% Fe fines, fot Qingdao:
668 yuan per wet metric tonne (62% Fe China Port Price:
$86.24 per dry tonne), unchanged.
Crude steel production by members of the China Iron & Steel Association (Cisa) stood at 1.84 million tonnes over the March 11-20 period, up 1.55% compared with the previous 10-day period. Steel inventories at plants fell 7.40% in the same comparison to 19.82 million tonnes.