China’s steel scrap imports in May up 11% month on month

China’s imports of ferrous scrap, excluding stainless steel scrap, totaled 22,714 tonnes in May 2022, up by 11.42% month on month, according to the latest statistics from the country’s customs authorities on Tuesday June 21.

This tonnage was down by a sharp 79.61% year on year, however, due to the high comparison figure for the corresponding month in 2021. “May’s shipments were mainly alloy steel scrap...

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Olivia Zhang

June 21, 2022

12:18 GMT

Shanghai