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Worldwide steel production rose 1.9% year-on-year in August

The crude steel production by South American countries dropped significantly during the month of August this year.

Note: The output data are not available as the National Bureau of Standards (NBS) has stopped releasing such data since March 2016.

  • Major Regions Steel Scrap Price (Weekly)
  • Steel Scrap Import Volume (Monthly)
  • Steel Scrap Export Volume (Monthly)
Products Prices Average Change Unit Date Trend
Bei Jing(Heavy, VAT Included) 1430 1430 0 RMB/mt 3-month old
Guang Zhou(Heavy, VAT Included) 1550 1550.5 47 RMB/mt 3-month old
Shang Hai(Heavy, VAT Included) 1135 1135 40 RMB/mt 3-month old
Zhang Jia Gang(Heavy, VAT Included) 1480 1480 0 RMB/mt 3-month old

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Products Quantity Unit Date Trend
Cast Iron Scrap 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Stainless Steel Scrap 0.03 10,000mt 3-month old
Other Alloy Scrap 0.82 10,000mt 3-month old
Tin-Plated Scrap 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Other Scrap 17.59 10,000mt 3-month old

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Products Prices Average Change Unit Date Trend
Bei Jing(Heavy, VAT Included) 1430 1430 0 RMB/mt 3-month old
Guang Zhou(Heavy, VAT Included) 1550 1550.5 47 RMB/mt 3-month old
Shang Hai(Heavy, VAT Included) 1135 1135 40 RMB/mt 3-month old
Zhang Jia Gang(Heavy, VAT Included) 1480 1480 0 RMB/mt 3-month old

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Products Quantity Unit Date Trend
Cast Iron Scrap 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Stainless Steel Scrap 0.03 10,000mt 3-month old
Other Alloy Scrap 0.82 10,000mt 3-month old
Tin-Plated Scrap 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Other Scrap 17.59 10,000mt 3-month old

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Products Prices Average Change Unit Date Trend
Bei Jing(Heavy, VAT Included) 1430 1430 0 RMB/mt 3-month old
Guang Zhou(Heavy, VAT Included) 1550 1550.5 47 RMB/mt 3-month old
Shang Hai(Heavy, VAT Included) 1135 1135 40 RMB/mt 3-month old
Zhang Jia Gang(Heavy, VAT Included) 1480 1480 0 RMB/mt 3-month old

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Products Quantity Unit Date Trend
Cast Iron Scrap 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Stainless Steel Scrap 0.03 10,000mt 3-month old
Other Alloy Scrap 0.82 10,000mt 3-month old
Tin-Plated Scrap 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Other Scrap 17.59 10,000mt 3-month old

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Products Prices Average Change Unit Date Trend
Bei Jing(Heavy, VAT Included) 1430 1430 0 RMB/mt 3-month old
Guang Zhou(Heavy, VAT Included) 1550 1550.5 47 RMB/mt 3-month old
Shang Hai(Heavy, VAT Included) 1135 1135 40 RMB/mt 3-month old
Zhang Jia Gang(Heavy, VAT Included) 1480 1480 0 RMB/mt 3-month old

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Products Quantity Unit Date Trend
Cast Iron Scrap 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Stainless Steel Scrap 0.03 10,000mt 3-month old
Other Alloy Scrap 0.82 10,000mt 3-month old
Tin-Plated Scrap 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Other Scrap 17.59 10,000mt 3-month old

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Products Prices Average Change Unit Date Trend
Bei Jing(Heavy, VAT Included) 1430 1430 0 RMB/mt 3-month old
Guang Zhou(Heavy, VAT Included) 1550 1550.5 47 RMB/mt 3-month old
Shang Hai(Heavy, VAT Included) 1135 1135 40 RMB/mt 3-month old
Zhang Jia Gang(Heavy, VAT Included) 1480 1480 0 RMB/mt 3-month old

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Products Quantity Unit Date Trend
Cast Iron Scrap 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Stainless Steel Scrap 0.03 10,000mt 3-month old
Other Alloy Scrap 0.82 10,000mt 3-month old
Tin-Plated Scrap 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Other Scrap 17.59 10,000mt 3-month old

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Scrap Publications

Scrap Publications
China Base Metal Briefing 20160909
China Base Metal Briefing 20160909
Over this past week, base metal prices kept diverging, lacking of upward strength.
China Steel Briefing 20160902
China Steel Briefing 20160902
Raw material stocks at end-users rebounded slightly after falling to quite low levels. End-user demand will continue improving in September, but any improvement will be mild.

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China Base Metal Briefing 20160909

Over this past week, base metal prices kept diverging, lacking of upward strength.

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CNY Base Rate

100 units of foreign currencies in CNY

Name Buying Rate Selling Rate Middle Rate
USD 665.92 668.45 666.7
HKD 85.84 86.16 85.96
100JPY 657.6 662.02 661.14
EUR 744.83 749.84 746.98
GBP 868.58 874.42 872
Date: 2016-09-23

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