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Downstream Industries—construction,machinery,home appliance,automobile,shipbuilding,transportation,hardware and energy

11 Key PMI Indicators—Input&Output Prices;
Stocks of Steel Purchases and Finished Goods;
Inventory,Shipments,Order Backlogs and Steel Supplier Delivery Times;
Output,New Orders,Export Orders and Employment

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Steel Feature

As 2017 New Year holiday falls on Dec. 31 to Jan. 2, there will be no update on SMM's website during the holiday period. Update will return to normal from Jan. 3.

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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.


China Steel Briefing 20160923

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.


China Steel Briefing 20160708

Production and life, including steel production, along many parts of the Yangtze River has been affected by torrential rains since June 30.


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