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China Imports and Exports of Base Metals in January 2012

SMM Insight 03:25:26PM Feb 21, 2012 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, Feb. 21 -- On Feb 21, China Customs released imports and exports of refined copper, primary aluminum, and other base metals in January 2012 (unit: mt):

  Jan. YoY (%) Jan.– Jan. YoY (%)
Imports:        
Refined Copper 335,480 36.59 335,480 36.59
Primary Aluminum 46,660 37.61 46,660 37.61
Unwrought Nickel (Refined Nickel+Nickel Alloy) 12,776 -23.01 12,776 -23.01
Refined Lead 56 -88.38 56 -88.38
refined zinc 47,933 46.70 47,933 46.70
zinc alloy 7,274 -36.19 7,274 -36.19
Refined Tin + Tin Alloy 1,678 111.54 1,678 111.54
         
Exports:        
Refined Copper 51 -99.78 51 -99.78
Primary Aluminum 15,646 6,554.06 15,646 6,554.06
Refined Lead 32 -98.53 32 -98.53
refined zinc 511 -77.98 511 -77.98
Unwrought Nickel (Refined Nickel+Nickel Alloy) 593 -62.02 593 -62.02
Refined Tin + Tin Alloy 0 -96.94 0 -96.94
(Source: China Customs)
(Edited by SMM)

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49450.0
20.0
(0.04%)
Yangshan Copper Premium(Bill of Lading)
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51.5
0.0
(0.00%)
Yangshan Copper Premium(Warehouse Warrant)
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50.5
0.0
(0.00%)
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67.0
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73.5
-6.0
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China Imports and Exports of Base Metals in January 2012

SMM Insight 03:25:26PM Feb 21, 2012 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, Feb. 21 -- On Feb 21, China Customs released imports and exports of refined copper, primary aluminum, and other base metals in January 2012 (unit: mt):

  Jan. YoY (%) Jan.– Jan. YoY (%)
Imports:        
Refined Copper 335,480 36.59 335,480 36.59
Primary Aluminum 46,660 37.61 46,660 37.61
Unwrought Nickel (Refined Nickel+Nickel Alloy) 12,776 -23.01 12,776 -23.01
Refined Lead 56 -88.38 56 -88.38
refined zinc 47,933 46.70 47,933 46.70
zinc alloy 7,274 -36.19 7,274 -36.19
Refined Tin + Tin Alloy 1,678 111.54 1,678 111.54
         
Exports:        
Refined Copper 51 -99.78 51 -99.78
Primary Aluminum 15,646 6,554.06 15,646 6,554.06
Refined Lead 32 -98.53 32 -98.53
refined zinc 511 -77.98 511 -77.98
Unwrought Nickel (Refined Nickel+Nickel Alloy) 593 -62.02 593 -62.02
Refined Tin + Tin Alloy 0 -96.94 0 -96.94
(Source: China Customs)
(Edited by SMM)