Links to previous press releases are below.
China’s net new bank loans rose to 1.69 trillion yuan in March, up 0.57 trillion yuan year-on-year, according to data from the People’s Bank of China.
Meanwhile, Chinese industrial production...Read More
South Korean Steam Coal Imports Slide in March
At 7.3 Mt, South Korean steam coal imports (incl. anthracite) in March fell to their lowest level since May 2010, down 2.1 Mt year-on-year, according to IHS. Imports in the year to date totalled 28.8 Mt, 1.2 Mt below the year ago level.
A jump in February shipments from Australia (+1.2 Mt year-on-year to 3.1 Mt) and Guinea (+1.0 Mt to 4.4 Mt) helped push Chinese bauxite imports 3.3 Mt above the year-ago level to 9.4 Mt, customs data...Read More