China’s iron ore imports rise 18.9% in March

China imported 102.11 million tonnes of iron ore in March, up by 18.9% compared with 85.91 million tonnes a year earlier, Chinese customs data released on Tuesday April 13 showed.

In the first quarter of 2021, the country imported a total of 283.62 million tonnes of the steelmaking raw material, up by 7.9% from 262.75 million tonnes in the first three months of last year, customs data showed.


Min Li

Zihao Yu

April 13, 2021

09:35 GMT