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West China to be Important Mineral Resource Base, SMM Says

Activity in the mining market slackened in 2016. As of December 2016, the number of valid mineral exploration licenses was 26,904, a drop of 9.3% year-on-year, according to statistics of the Ministry

Note: The output data are not available as the National Bureau of Standards (NBS) has stopped releasing such data since March 2016.

  • Major Regions Pig Iron Price (Weekly)
  • Pig Iron Output by Region (Monthly)
  • Pig Iron Import Volume (Monthly)
Products Prices Average Change Unit Date Trend
Lin Yi(Pig Iron, VAT Included) 2060 2060 140 RMB/mt 3-month old
Tang Shan(Pig Iron, VAT Included) 2080 2080 160 RMB/mt 3-month old

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Products output Change Unit Date Trend
Beijing 0.00 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Tianjing 110.50 -7.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Hebei 1347.50 -93.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Shanxi 236.30 -16.30 10,000mt 3-month old
Inner Mongolia 100.20 -7.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Liaoning 462.90 -32.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Jilin 59.60 -4.10 10,000mt 3-month old
Heilongjiang 20.30 -1.40 10,000mt 3-month old
Shanghai 135.40 -9.30 10,000mt 3-month old
Jiangsu 547.30 -37.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Zhejiang 66.50 -4.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Anhui 155.40 -10.80 10,000mt 3-month old
Fujian 68.00 -4.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Jiangxi 145.50 -10.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Shandong 543.80 -37.60 10,000mt 3-month old
Henan 209.60 -14.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Hubei 178.40 -12.40 10,000mt 3-month old
Hunan 131.60 -9.10 10,000mt 3-month old
Guangdong 108.90 -7.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Guangxi 95.00 -6.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Hainan 0.00 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Chongqin 27.00 -1.90 10,000mt 3-month old
Sichuan 124.70 -8.60 10,000mt 3-month old
Guizhou 23.30 -1.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Yunnan 90.70 -6.20 10,000mt 3-month old
Tibet 0.00 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Shaanxi 36.70 -2.60 10,000mt 3-month old
Gansu 39.50 -2.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Qinghai 7.90 -0.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Ningxia 1.70 -0.20 10,000mt 3-month old
Xinjiang 19.50 -1.30 10,000mt 3-month old
National 5093.90 -351.40 10,000mt 3-month old

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Products Prices Average Change Unit Date Trend
Lin Yi(Pig Iron, VAT Included) 2060 2060 140 RMB/mt 3-month old
Tang Shan(Pig Iron, VAT Included) 2080 2080 160 RMB/mt 3-month old

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Products output Change Unit Date Trend
Beijing 0.00 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Tianjing 110.50 -7.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Hebei 1347.50 -93.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Shanxi 236.30 -16.30 10,000mt 3-month old
Inner Mongolia 100.20 -7.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Liaoning 462.90 -32.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Jilin 59.60 -4.10 10,000mt 3-month old
Heilongjiang 20.30 -1.40 10,000mt 3-month old
Shanghai 135.40 -9.30 10,000mt 3-month old
Jiangsu 547.30 -37.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Zhejiang 66.50 -4.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Anhui 155.40 -10.80 10,000mt 3-month old
Fujian 68.00 -4.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Jiangxi 145.50 -10.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Shandong 543.80 -37.60 10,000mt 3-month old
Henan 209.60 -14.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Hubei 178.40 -12.40 10,000mt 3-month old
Hunan 131.60 -9.10 10,000mt 3-month old
Guangdong 108.90 -7.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Guangxi 95.00 -6.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Hainan 0.00 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Chongqin 27.00 -1.90 10,000mt 3-month old
Sichuan 124.70 -8.60 10,000mt 3-month old
Guizhou 23.30 -1.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Yunnan 90.70 -6.20 10,000mt 3-month old
Tibet 0.00 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Shaanxi 36.70 -2.60 10,000mt 3-month old
Gansu 39.50 -2.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Qinghai 7.90 -0.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Ningxia 1.70 -0.20 10,000mt 3-month old
Xinjiang 19.50 -1.30 10,000mt 3-month old
National 5093.90 -351.40 10,000mt 3-month old

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Products Prices Average Change Unit Date Trend
Lin Yi(Pig Iron, VAT Included) 2060 2060 140 RMB/mt 3-month old
Tang Shan(Pig Iron, VAT Included) 2080 2080 160 RMB/mt 3-month old

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Products output Change Unit Date Trend
Beijing 0.00 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Tianjing 110.50 -7.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Hebei 1347.50 -93.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Shanxi 236.30 -16.30 10,000mt 3-month old
Inner Mongolia 100.20 -7.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Liaoning 462.90 -32.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Jilin 59.60 -4.10 10,000mt 3-month old
Heilongjiang 20.30 -1.40 10,000mt 3-month old
Shanghai 135.40 -9.30 10,000mt 3-month old
Jiangsu 547.30 -37.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Zhejiang 66.50 -4.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Anhui 155.40 -10.80 10,000mt 3-month old
Fujian 68.00 -4.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Jiangxi 145.50 -10.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Shandong 543.80 -37.60 10,000mt 3-month old
Henan 209.60 -14.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Hubei 178.40 -12.40 10,000mt 3-month old
Hunan 131.60 -9.10 10,000mt 3-month old
Guangdong 108.90 -7.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Guangxi 95.00 -6.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Hainan 0.00 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Chongqin 27.00 -1.90 10,000mt 3-month old
Sichuan 124.70 -8.60 10,000mt 3-month old
Guizhou 23.30 -1.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Yunnan 90.70 -6.20 10,000mt 3-month old
Tibet 0.00 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Shaanxi 36.70 -2.60 10,000mt 3-month old
Gansu 39.50 -2.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Qinghai 7.90 -0.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Ningxia 1.70 -0.20 10,000mt 3-month old
Xinjiang 19.50 -1.30 10,000mt 3-month old
National 5093.90 -351.40 10,000mt 3-month old

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Products Prices Average Change Unit Date Trend
Lin Yi(Pig Iron, VAT Included) 2060 2060 140 RMB/mt 3-month old
Tang Shan(Pig Iron, VAT Included) 2080 2080 160 RMB/mt 3-month old

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Products output Change Unit Date Trend
Beijing 0.00 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Tianjing 110.50 -7.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Hebei 1347.50 -93.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Shanxi 236.30 -16.30 10,000mt 3-month old
Inner Mongolia 100.20 -7.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Liaoning 462.90 -32.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Jilin 59.60 -4.10 10,000mt 3-month old
Heilongjiang 20.30 -1.40 10,000mt 3-month old
Shanghai 135.40 -9.30 10,000mt 3-month old
Jiangsu 547.30 -37.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Zhejiang 66.50 -4.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Anhui 155.40 -10.80 10,000mt 3-month old
Fujian 68.00 -4.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Jiangxi 145.50 -10.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Shandong 543.80 -37.60 10,000mt 3-month old
Henan 209.60 -14.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Hubei 178.40 -12.40 10,000mt 3-month old
Hunan 131.60 -9.10 10,000mt 3-month old
Guangdong 108.90 -7.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Guangxi 95.00 -6.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Hainan 0.00 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Chongqin 27.00 -1.90 10,000mt 3-month old
Sichuan 124.70 -8.60 10,000mt 3-month old
Guizhou 23.30 -1.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Yunnan 90.70 -6.20 10,000mt 3-month old
Tibet 0.00 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Shaanxi 36.70 -2.60 10,000mt 3-month old
Gansu 39.50 -2.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Qinghai 7.90 -0.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Ningxia 1.70 -0.20 10,000mt 3-month old
Xinjiang 19.50 -1.30 10,000mt 3-month old
National 5093.90 -351.40 10,000mt 3-month old

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Products Prices Average Change Unit Date Trend
Lin Yi(Pig Iron, VAT Included) 2060 2060 140 RMB/mt 3-month old
Tang Shan(Pig Iron, VAT Included) 2080 2080 160 RMB/mt 3-month old

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Products output Change Unit Date Trend
Beijing 0.00 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Tianjing 110.50 -7.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Hebei 1347.50 -93.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Shanxi 236.30 -16.30 10,000mt 3-month old
Inner Mongolia 100.20 -7.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Liaoning 462.90 -32.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Jilin 59.60 -4.10 10,000mt 3-month old
Heilongjiang 20.30 -1.40 10,000mt 3-month old
Shanghai 135.40 -9.30 10,000mt 3-month old
Jiangsu 547.30 -37.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Zhejiang 66.50 -4.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Anhui 155.40 -10.80 10,000mt 3-month old
Fujian 68.00 -4.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Jiangxi 145.50 -10.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Shandong 543.80 -37.60 10,000mt 3-month old
Henan 209.60 -14.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Hubei 178.40 -12.40 10,000mt 3-month old
Hunan 131.60 -9.10 10,000mt 3-month old
Guangdong 108.90 -7.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Guangxi 95.00 -6.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Hainan 0.00 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Chongqin 27.00 -1.90 10,000mt 3-month old
Sichuan 124.70 -8.60 10,000mt 3-month old
Guizhou 23.30 -1.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Yunnan 90.70 -6.20 10,000mt 3-month old
Tibet 0.00 0.00 10,000mt 3-month old
Shaanxi 36.70 -2.60 10,000mt 3-month old
Gansu 39.50 -2.70 10,000mt 3-month old
Qinghai 7.90 -0.50 10,000mt 3-month old
Ningxia 1.70 -0.20 10,000mt 3-month old
Xinjiang 19.50 -1.30 10,000mt 3-month old
National 5093.90 -351.40 10,000mt 3-month old

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pig iron Prices Chart

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The Steel-PMI was 55.26 in September, up 0.75 MoM and 4.01 YoY. On a seasonally adjusted basis, the Steel-PMI came in at 51.13, down 3.18 MoM, but up 3.87 YoY.

SMM learned most truck drivers have stopped work. Mines, steel mills, traders and downstream producers are all complaining that it is now difficult to find vehicles.

Pig Iron Prices Introduction

Pig Iron Publications

China Steel PMI Monthly - Sep 2016

The Steel-PMI was 55.26 in September, up 0.75 MoM and 4.01 YoY. On a seasonally adjusted basis, the Steel-PMI came in at 51.13, down 3.18 MoM, but up 3.87 YoY.

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CNY Base Rate

100 units of foreign currencies in CNY

Name Buying Rate Selling Rate Middle Rate
USD 686.01 688.75 686.93
HKD 88.4 88.74 88.55
100JPY 597.13 601.33 598.05
EUR 731.61 736.75 732.3
GBP 846.7 852.65 848.25
Date: 2017-01-20

Source: spot exchange rate at UTC 10:55 am every day on the website of Bank of China