Chinese APT exports decline 47% in June vs May; tungsten trioxide, powder shipments up

China exported 40.5 tonnes of ammonium paratungstate (APT) in June, a decrease of 47% from 76.5 tonnes in May, according to Chinese customs data.

June’s volume is also down by around 80% from the 200 tonnes shipped in the month period of 2019. Market sources told Fastmarkets that the limited export volumes are unsurprising because Chinese APT sellers had received very few inquiries from overseas buyers in June. Of the 40.5 tonnes of APT exported in...

Published

Ruby Liu

July 29, 2020

04:26 GMT

Shanghai