Eastern China (Shanghai)
: 4,460-4,480 yuan ($690-693) per tonne, down 10-40 yuan per tonne
Northern China (Tangshan)
- weekly assessment: 4,330-4,380 yuan per tonne, down 30 yuan per tonne
Several Shanghai-based traders said trading weakened on Friday following losses on the futures market, with market sentiment hurt by the rising number of Covid-19 cases nationwide.
On Thursday, China reported 103 new Covid-19 cases, which brought the total active cases to 1,674, according to the National Health Commission.
Northern China which posted the biggest increase in Covid-19 cases in the country,...