Iron Ore Stories

Rebound in iron ore prices likely to pause as Chinese mills trim output

The monthly analysis report released by the China Iron and Steel Association (CISA) predicts that iron ore prices may drop during rest of the current month.

  • Major Regions Iron Ore Price (Weekly)
  • Imported Iron Ore Spot Price (Weekly)
  • Iron Ore Output by Region (Weekly)
  • Iron Ore Import Volume (Monthly)
Products Prices Average Change Date Trend
India(India(63.5%, FOB)) 38-39 39.15 -1.6 3-month old
India(63.5%, CIF) 48-49 49.15 -1.6 3-month old
Australia(61.5%, FOB) 42-43 42.65 -1.6 3-month old
Australia(61.5%, CIF) 47-48 47.65 -1.6 3-month old
Brazil(65%, FOB) 39-40 40.4 -0.4 3-month old
Brazil(65%, CIF) 50-51 51.4 -1.4 3-month old

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Products output Change Date Trend
Beijing 143.50 13.00 3-month old
Tianjing 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Hebei 5437.90 -26.70 3-month old
Shanxi 495.10 -98.10 3-month old
Inner Mongolia 888.50 54.40 3-month old
Liaoning 1145.80 -358.40 3-month old
Jilin 170.30 -26.00 3-month old
Heilongjiang 27.70 5.30 3-month old
Shanghai 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Jiangsu 13.90 -0.90 3-month old
Zhejiang 4.70 -7.30 3-month old
Anhui 381.60 14.70 3-month old
Fujian 150.00 -1.60 3-month old
Jiangxi 254.20 11.70 3-month old
Shandong 186.60 6.80 3-month old
Henan 140.90 4.30 3-month old
Hubei 282.40 -9.60 3-month old
Hunan 90.20 21.40 3-month old
Guangdong 185.90 2.50 3-month old
Guangxi 40.70 -30.40 3-month old
Hainan 36.70 1.30 3-month old
Chongqing 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Sichuan 1666.50 -46.60 3-month old
Guizhou 26.20 -2.10 3-month old
Yunnan 271.00 7.30 3-month old
Tibet 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Shaanxi 131.70 -60.80 3-month old
Gansu 176.20 -10.70 3-month old
Qinghai 32.70 27.40 3-month old
Ningxia 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Xinjiang 153.90 -112.50 3-month old

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Products Prices Average Change Date Trend
India(India(63.5%, FOB)) 38-39 39.15 -1.6 3-month old
India(63.5%, CIF) 48-49 49.15 -1.6 3-month old
Australia(61.5%, FOB) 42-43 42.65 -1.6 3-month old
Australia(61.5%, CIF) 47-48 47.65 -1.6 3-month old
Brazil(65%, FOB) 39-40 40.4 -0.4 3-month old
Brazil(65%, CIF) 50-51 51.4 -1.4 3-month old

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Products output Change Date Trend
Beijing 143.50 13.00 3-month old
Tianjing 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Hebei 5437.90 -26.70 3-month old
Shanxi 495.10 -98.10 3-month old
Inner Mongolia 888.50 54.40 3-month old
Liaoning 1145.80 -358.40 3-month old
Jilin 170.30 -26.00 3-month old
Heilongjiang 27.70 5.30 3-month old
Shanghai 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Jiangsu 13.90 -0.90 3-month old
Zhejiang 4.70 -7.30 3-month old
Anhui 381.60 14.70 3-month old
Fujian 150.00 -1.60 3-month old
Jiangxi 254.20 11.70 3-month old
Shandong 186.60 6.80 3-month old
Henan 140.90 4.30 3-month old
Hubei 282.40 -9.60 3-month old
Hunan 90.20 21.40 3-month old
Guangdong 185.90 2.50 3-month old
Guangxi 40.70 -30.40 3-month old
Hainan 36.70 1.30 3-month old
Chongqing 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Sichuan 1666.50 -46.60 3-month old
Guizhou 26.20 -2.10 3-month old
Yunnan 271.00 7.30 3-month old
Tibet 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Shaanxi 131.70 -60.80 3-month old
Gansu 176.20 -10.70 3-month old
Qinghai 32.70 27.40 3-month old
Ningxia 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Xinjiang 153.90 -112.50 3-month old

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Products Prices Average Change Date Trend
India(India(63.5%, FOB)) 38-39 39.15 -1.6 3-month old
India(63.5%, CIF) 48-49 49.15 -1.6 3-month old
Australia(61.5%, FOB) 42-43 42.65 -1.6 3-month old
Australia(61.5%, CIF) 47-48 47.65 -1.6 3-month old
Brazil(65%, FOB) 39-40 40.4 -0.4 3-month old
Brazil(65%, CIF) 50-51 51.4 -1.4 3-month old

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Products output Change Date Trend
Beijing 143.50 13.00 3-month old
Tianjing 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Hebei 5437.90 -26.70 3-month old
Shanxi 495.10 -98.10 3-month old
Inner Mongolia 888.50 54.40 3-month old
Liaoning 1145.80 -358.40 3-month old
Jilin 170.30 -26.00 3-month old
Heilongjiang 27.70 5.30 3-month old
Shanghai 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Jiangsu 13.90 -0.90 3-month old
Zhejiang 4.70 -7.30 3-month old
Anhui 381.60 14.70 3-month old
Fujian 150.00 -1.60 3-month old
Jiangxi 254.20 11.70 3-month old
Shandong 186.60 6.80 3-month old
Henan 140.90 4.30 3-month old
Hubei 282.40 -9.60 3-month old
Hunan 90.20 21.40 3-month old
Guangdong 185.90 2.50 3-month old
Guangxi 40.70 -30.40 3-month old
Hainan 36.70 1.30 3-month old
Chongqing 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Sichuan 1666.50 -46.60 3-month old
Guizhou 26.20 -2.10 3-month old
Yunnan 271.00 7.30 3-month old
Tibet 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Shaanxi 131.70 -60.80 3-month old
Gansu 176.20 -10.70 3-month old
Qinghai 32.70 27.40 3-month old
Ningxia 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Xinjiang 153.90 -112.50 3-month old

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Products Prices Average Change Date Trend
India(India(63.5%, FOB)) 38-39 39.15 -1.6 3-month old
India(63.5%, CIF) 48-49 49.15 -1.6 3-month old
Australia(61.5%, FOB) 42-43 42.65 -1.6 3-month old
Australia(61.5%, CIF) 47-48 47.65 -1.6 3-month old
Brazil(65%, FOB) 39-40 40.4 -0.4 3-month old
Brazil(65%, CIF) 50-51 51.4 -1.4 3-month old

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Products output Change Date Trend
Beijing 143.50 13.00 3-month old
Tianjing 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Hebei 5437.90 -26.70 3-month old
Shanxi 495.10 -98.10 3-month old
Inner Mongolia 888.50 54.40 3-month old
Liaoning 1145.80 -358.40 3-month old
Jilin 170.30 -26.00 3-month old
Heilongjiang 27.70 5.30 3-month old
Shanghai 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Jiangsu 13.90 -0.90 3-month old
Zhejiang 4.70 -7.30 3-month old
Anhui 381.60 14.70 3-month old
Fujian 150.00 -1.60 3-month old
Jiangxi 254.20 11.70 3-month old
Shandong 186.60 6.80 3-month old
Henan 140.90 4.30 3-month old
Hubei 282.40 -9.60 3-month old
Hunan 90.20 21.40 3-month old
Guangdong 185.90 2.50 3-month old
Guangxi 40.70 -30.40 3-month old
Hainan 36.70 1.30 3-month old
Chongqing 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Sichuan 1666.50 -46.60 3-month old
Guizhou 26.20 -2.10 3-month old
Yunnan 271.00 7.30 3-month old
Tibet 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Shaanxi 131.70 -60.80 3-month old
Gansu 176.20 -10.70 3-month old
Qinghai 32.70 27.40 3-month old
Ningxia 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Xinjiang 153.90 -112.50 3-month old

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Products Prices Average Change Date Trend
India(India(63.5%, FOB)) 38-39 39.15 -1.6 3-month old
India(63.5%, CIF) 48-49 49.15 -1.6 3-month old
Australia(61.5%, FOB) 42-43 42.65 -1.6 3-month old
Australia(61.5%, CIF) 47-48 47.65 -1.6 3-month old
Brazil(65%, FOB) 39-40 40.4 -0.4 3-month old
Brazil(65%, CIF) 50-51 51.4 -1.4 3-month old

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Products output Change Date Trend
Beijing 143.50 13.00 3-month old
Tianjing 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Hebei 5437.90 -26.70 3-month old
Shanxi 495.10 -98.10 3-month old
Inner Mongolia 888.50 54.40 3-month old
Liaoning 1145.80 -358.40 3-month old
Jilin 170.30 -26.00 3-month old
Heilongjiang 27.70 5.30 3-month old
Shanghai 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Jiangsu 13.90 -0.90 3-month old
Zhejiang 4.70 -7.30 3-month old
Anhui 381.60 14.70 3-month old
Fujian 150.00 -1.60 3-month old
Jiangxi 254.20 11.70 3-month old
Shandong 186.60 6.80 3-month old
Henan 140.90 4.30 3-month old
Hubei 282.40 -9.60 3-month old
Hunan 90.20 21.40 3-month old
Guangdong 185.90 2.50 3-month old
Guangxi 40.70 -30.40 3-month old
Hainan 36.70 1.30 3-month old
Chongqing 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Sichuan 1666.50 -46.60 3-month old
Guizhou 26.20 -2.10 3-month old
Yunnan 271.00 7.30 3-month old
Tibet 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Shaanxi 131.70 -60.80 3-month old
Gansu 176.20 -10.70 3-month old
Qinghai 32.70 27.40 3-month old
Ningxia 0.00 0.00 3-month old
Xinjiang 153.90 -112.50 3-month old

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iron ore Prices Chart

Iron Ore Publications

Iron-ore Publications
China Iron Ore Weekly Monitor 20160202
China Iron Ore Weekly Monitor 20160202
Plattes index closed at USD 42.4/mt last Thursday, up USD 0.8/mt from a week earlier. With demand and supply both weak, imported ore prices should remain steady this week.
China Iron Ore Weekly Monitor 20160126
China Iron Ore Weekly Monitor 20160126
Iron mines in China sat on their inventories against low prices. Both factors pushed up stocks at domestic mines.

Iron Ore Prices Introduction

Iron Ore Publications

China Iron Ore Weekly Monitor 20160202

Plattes index closed at USD 42.4/mt last Thursday, up USD 0.8/mt from a week earlier. With demand and supply both weak, imported ore prices should remain steady this week.

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CNY Base Rate

100 units of foreign currencies in CNY

Name Buying Rate Selling Rate Middle Rate
USD 655.33 657.96 653.14
HKD 84.2 84.52 83.89
100JPY 559.97 563.91 559.77
EUR 732.79 737.93 733.33
GBP 953.49 960.19 954.8
Date: 2016-02-05

Source: spot exchange rate at UTC 10:55 am every day on the website of Bank of China