Japan ramps up rebar exports to South Korea on non-competitive China prices

Japan-origin reinforcing bar has been sold to South Korea over the last week due to highly uncompetitive prices from China, market sources have told Fastmarkets.

South Korea is a major buyer of Chinese rebar and imported a total 820,164 tonnes of rebar and wire rod from China in 2020, statistics from the International Steel Statistics...


Lee Allen

April 09, 2021

10:50 GMT