China’s manganese ore imports up in August, but volumes from Australia sharply lower

China’s manganese ore imports totalled 1.46 million tonnes in August, up 7.6% month-on-month and up 1% year-on-year despite a sharp fall in shipments from Australia.

Source: Metal Bulletin, Chinese customs data Sharp decrease of imports from Australia Market participants attributed the sharp decrease in Australian manganese ore imports in August to South32 keeping tight control over...


Ellie Wang

September 30, 2015

07:54 GMT