China Imports and Exports of Copper and Aluminum in May-Shanghai Metals Market

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China Imports and Exports of Copper and Aluminum in May

Industry News 10:35:31AM Jun 10, 2010 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, June 10 -- According to the preliminary data from General Administration of Customs on June 10th, China's imports of unwrought copper and copper semis were 396,712 mt during May, with YTD imports of 1,903,696 mt, up 8.2% YoY; imports of scrap copper were 330 kt in May, with YTD imports of 1.68 million mt, up 15% YoY.

China's imports of unwrought aluminum and aluminum semis were 94,487 mt during May, with YTD imports of 444,878 mt, down 57% YoY; alumina imports were 460 kt in May, with YTD imports of 2.21 million mt, up 2.5% YoY; imports of scrap aluminum were 230 kt during May, with YTD imports of 1.16 million mt, up 69.5% YoY; China's exports of unwrought aluminum were 73,895 mt in May, with YTD exports of 279,918 mt, up 430.6% YoY.

(Edited by SMM)
 

China Imports and Exports of Copper and Aluminum in May

Industry News 10:35:31AM Jun 10, 2010 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, June 10 -- According to the preliminary data from General Administration of Customs on June 10th, China's imports of unwrought copper and copper semis were 396,712 mt during May, with YTD imports of 1,903,696 mt, up 8.2% YoY; imports of scrap copper were 330 kt in May, with YTD imports of 1.68 million mt, up 15% YoY.

China's imports of unwrought aluminum and aluminum semis were 94,487 mt during May, with YTD imports of 444,878 mt, down 57% YoY; alumina imports were 460 kt in May, with YTD imports of 2.21 million mt, up 2.5% YoY; imports of scrap aluminum were 230 kt during May, with YTD imports of 1.16 million mt, up 69.5% YoY; China's exports of unwrought aluminum were 73,895 mt in May, with YTD exports of 279,918 mt, up 430.6% YoY.

(Edited by SMM)