Eastern China (Shanghai):
3,470-3,500 yuan ($492-496) per tonne, up by 10 yuan per tonne
Northern China (Beijing):
3,410-3,440 yuan per tonne, up by 10 yuan per tonne
Buyers actively procured cargoes during the day, which gave prices a slight upward push.
Early gains in the futures market provided additional support to spot prices as well.