China’s steel plate export prices dip on subdued demand

Export prices for Chinese steel plate dipped in the past week amid a softening of demand from Southeast Asia due to a resurgence of Covid-19 cases.

Fastmarkets’ price assessment for August shipment of steel heavy plate export, fob China main port was $910-930 per tonne on Tuesday June 8, widening downward $10 per tonne from $920-930 per tonne a week earlier.

A source at northern China’s Minmetals Yingkou Medium Plate Co told Fastmarkets on Tuesday...

Published

Min Li

June 09, 2021

08:45 GMT

Shanghai