Eastern China (Shanghai):
5,770-5,790 yuan ($890-894) per tonne, up 40-50 yuan per tonne
Several Shanghai-based traders said spot sellers in the city had secured orders at higher prices than a day earlier after a strengthening of the futures market.
The futures market’s strength was attributed to investors increasing their positions on expectations that prices had bottomed out after falling a day earlier.
On Wednesday, China’s HRC prices fell in response to the government...