Links to previous press releases are below.
China Coal Imports
Coal imports into China (all types) totalled 21.7 Mt in April, down 9.2 Mt year-on-year, official customs data showed.
China Iron Ore Imports
Chinese imports of iron ore reached 98.6 Mt in April, up 2.9 Mt year-on-year, official customs data showed. This took the January-April total to 382.2 Mt, up 23.7 Mt year-on-year.
Highest Month for Steel Exports Since 2016
Chinese steel exports in the month of April hit 8.0 Mt, the highest month since November 2016 and up 1.7 Mt year-on-year, official customs data showed. Volumes in the first four months of the year now stand at 25.7 Mt, up 5.1 Mt year-on-year.
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