China’s finished steel exports rise 31% in H1, imports drop 35%

China’s finished steel exports increased sharply in the first six months of 2023, but imports decreased over the same period, according to data released by country's General Administration of Customs on Thursday July 13.

Exports totaled 7.51 million tonnes in June, down by 0.7% year on year from 7.56 million tonnes and by 10.2% from 8.36 million tonnes in May.


Jessica Zong

July 13, 2023

14:50 GMT