Links to previous press releases are below.
Japanese crude steel output jumped 14.3% year-on-year to reach 8.2 Mt in October, the highest level in five months, data from the Japan Iron and Steel Federation show. At 80.4 Mt, production in January-October...Read More
The International Grain Council downgraded its forecast for Chinese soyabean imports in the 2021/22 trade year (Oct-Sep) by 1.8 Mt to 98.5 Mt citing lower domestic demand, although shipments are still...Read More
Shipments of Algeria’s Saharan Blend crude oil increased by 30% (or 130K b/d) m-o-m to 580K b/d in October, rising to the highest level since August 2019, Argus reports. Exports to northwest Europe...Read More
Chinese Bauxite Imports Climb in October
Chinese bauxite imports experienced a 1.5 Mt year-on-year gain in October, reaching a four-month high of 9.5 Mt, customs data reveal. Despite the increase, imports over January-October were still 5.0 Mt below the corresponding period in 2020.
SSY Futures Ltd has today announced the completion of their first CME listed, carbon offset deal.
The trades were brokered on the CME listed...Read More
Japanese Coal and Iron Ore Imports
At 15.9 Mt, Japanese coal imports climbed 8.2% year-on-year in October, preliminary data from the Ministry of Finance reveal.
Meanwhile, the country’s iron ore imports rose by 10.4% annually to reach 9.9 Mt.