China’s import pig iron prices widen in thin trading

Chinese import prices for basic pig iron widened in the fortnight to Thursday August 31, but activity was largely subdued over the period because Chinese participants had limited interest in seaborne cargoes given price weakness in the domestic market, sources said.

Fastmarkets’ fortnightly price assessment for pig iron, import, CFR China, was $370-385 per tonne on Thursday, widening from $375-380 per tonne on August 17.

The wider range reflects a widening...


Shu Yi Zheng

August 31, 2023

15:42 GMT