Eastern China (Shanghai):
5,990-6,000 yuan ($927-929) per tonne, up 80 yuan per tonne
Northern China (Tangshan)
- weekly assessment: 5,940-5,950 yuan per tonne, up 290-320 per tonne
End users in eastern China increased their demand for HRC over the day to replenish stocks ahead of the weekend, resulting in a price rise of 230 yuan per tonne over the week.