Higher seaborne prices depress buying interest for imported iron ore in China

Iron ore prices in the seaborne market continued to be higher than prices at China’s ports, which has squeezed the import margins or arbitrage room for various brands, market sources told Fastmarkets.

Fines with discounts gain buying interest

Most iron ore fines from Australia and Brazil have had limited arbitrage room since November 2021. Pilbara Blended fines (PBF), which contributed to the...


Alice Li

February 24, 2022

09:00 GMT