Indian iron ore exports to China rebound in Q1; pellet shipments to Indonesia surge in March

Indian iron ore fines exports to China more than tripled year on year in the first quarter of 2023 to reach 8.56 million tonnes, compared with 2.42 million tonnes over the same period in 2022, while iron pellet shipments to Indonesia nearly doubled in March, according to government statistics.

According to data from India's Ministry of Commerce & Industry, the country exported 3.27 million tonnes of iron ore fines in March, up from 1.47 million tonnes in March 2022. Other...


Paul Lim

May 16, 2023

09:28 GMT