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China Nickel Imports and Exports Data February 2012
Mar 22,2012 13:58CST
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China Nickel Imports and Exports Data February 2012

SHANGHAI,Mar.22 -- The General Administration of China Customs released data of China's February imports and exports of nickel on Mar.21st (Unit: mt)

  Feb. YoY (%) Jan.– Feb. YoY (%)
Imports:        
Unwrought Nickel (Refined Nickel and Its Alloy) 12,164 -7.10 24,940 -15.99
Origins:        
Russia 3,280 -43.03 8,741 -26.80
Canada 3,211 36.01 5,972 5.92
Australia 2,437 11.35 4,935 30.55
Norway 1,736 477.02 2,472 -22.20
Japan 977 80.63 1,601 39.56
Finland 263 -50.44 527 -49.58
The UK 149 5.60 250 -18.54
South Africa 100 -81.47 420 -42.52
North Korea 5 - 11 -
Taiwan (China) 3 -99.59 3 -99.59
The US 3 -38.20 5 -8.86
South Korea 1 -80.65 2 -99.77
         
Nickel Ore 3,371,880 105.10 6,142,736 75.73
Origins:        
Indonesia 2,641,663 94.22 4,784,537 77.17
The Philippines 654,246 159.07 1,250,364 76.19
New Caledonia amount 50,400 - 50,400 -
Australia 23,012 47.56 42,326 15.66
Finland 1,819 110.23 3,573 38.07
South Korea 278 - 344 -
Canada 202 - 412 116.26
South Africa 192 - 192 -
Malaysia 67 - 154 -
Zambia 1 -99.97 3,376 -18.65
         
Exports:        
Unwrought Nickel (Refined Nickel and Its Alloy) 4,799 98.02 5,392 35.35
Destination:        
South Korea 2,011 136.17 2,132 46.28
Singapore 1,626 - 1,746 4,245.83
Malaysia 580 - 580 -
India 443 645.25 443 645.34
Japan 100 -55.73 248 -40.62
The US 18 -94.00 36 -88.04
Thailand 18 - 18 -
The Philippines 3 -57.14 8 -27.27
Australia - - 100 -
Taiwan (China) - - 81 -80.27
Note: “-” means data is unavailable.
(Source: China Customs)
(Edited by SMM)

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