China’s zinc imports plunge in Dec as Chinese participants eye reexport opportunities to Europe

China’s zinc imports fell by 82% in December 2021 from a year earlier, with Chinese participants taking advantage of reexporting opportunities to the European market, sources told Fastmarkets.

China imported 10,334 tonnes of zinc last month, according to the latest Chinese customs data, also marking a 51% drop from the 21,054 tonnes imported in November 2021.

Published

Jinfan Yang

January 21, 2022

12:17 GMT

Shanghai