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NBS: China's Output of Base Metals in February 2012
Mar 12,2012 09:13CST
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NBS: China's Output of Base Metals

SHANGHAI,Mar.12 -- On Mar.9, the National Bureau of Statistics released China’s output of base metals in February 2012, with details listed below (unit: mt):

  Feb. YoY (%) November MoM (%) Jan.– Feb. YoY (%)
Refined Copper 437,000 9.5 433,000 0.9 870,000 6.9
Primary Aluminum 1,536,000 15.7 1,477,000 4.0 3,013,000 14.0
zinc 402,000 2.8 370,000 8.6 772,000 -1.9
Lead 308,000 8.5 271,000 13.7 579,000 2.3
Nickel  21,391 71.0 21,841 -2.1 43,232 36.5
Tin  11,844 3.4 9,815 20.7 21,659 -4.7
Magnesium 46,000 -11.5 3,038,000 4.5 90,000 -3.2
Titanium Sponge    9,000 50.0 4,000 125.0 13,000 0.0
             
Metal Content in Ores            
Copper  103,000 21.2 96,000 7.3 199,000 16.4
alumina 2,844,000 7.4 3,038,000 -6.4 5,882,000 10.7
Zinc 299,000 48.8 278,000 7.6 577,000 34.5
Antimony and Antimony-products 13,613 25.7 12,158 12.0 25,771 15.3
(Source: National Bureau of Statistics)

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