China releases 11th round of scrap metal import quotas

China has issued its 11th round of scrap metal import quotas for 2020, marking the third batch announced during the third quarter.

The latest batch permits 2,610 tonnes of aluminium scrap to enter China, the China Solid Waste & Chemicals Management Bureau said on Tuesday August 18. This adds to the 1,110 tonnes of aluminium scrap allowed under the tenth round of quotas announced on July 24.

So far in 2020, China has allowed importers to buy up to 697,379 tonnes of...

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Hui Li

August 19, 2020

06:30 GMT

Shanghai