South Korea’s Al imports little changed in Sep vs prior month

South Korean aluminium imports were little changed in September compared with the prior month but continued to recover from a year earlier, according to data released by the Korea Customs Service.

South Korea imported 242,365 tonnes of aluminium in September, a decrease of 801 tonnes (0.4%) from August. September’s volume marked a year-on-year increase of 5.9%, however.
Imports include unwrought and wrought aluminium and aluminium waste and scrap.

According to the United States International Trade Commission, unwrought aluminium products include units in the form of “ingots, blocks, billets and slabs and are not machined or processed otherwise by basic trimming,...

Published

Liz Ng

October 15, 2021

05:20 GMT

Singapore