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China Zinc Imports and Exports Data Apr 2012
May 22,2012 12:00CST
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China Zinc Imports and Exports Data Apr 2012

SHANGHAI, May.21st -- The General Administration of Customs on May.21st released China's imports and exports of refined zinc and other zinc products for Apr(unit: mt):
  Apr. YoY (%) Jan.– Apr.
Imports:      
refined zinc 29,106 -1.92 160,093
Origins:      
Kazakhstan 5,583 -28.61 20,824
Australia 5,545 10.78 39,756
Japan 5,167 637.45 14,879
India 4,696 100.14 24,028
Peru 3,498 -49.32 25,012
South Korea 3,463 -18.14 22,663
Canada 530 163.05 1,261
North Korea 480 -64.82 6,356
The US 70 -34.87 141
Iran 47 - 71
Taiwan (China) 26 - 32
       
zinc alloy 11,801 -5.32 40,113
Origins:      
Australia 5,388 -2.53 18,941
South Korea 3,843 -18.01 12,873
Japan 1,241 171.65 3,568
Taiwan (China) 676 -24.24 2,263
Canada 472 -32.02 1,745
Belgium 64 382.53 163
China 49 -48.07 144
Hong Kong 44 -48.72 259
Thailand 19 - 40
Malaysia 5 - 5
       
zinc ore 123,790 -44.98 658,155
Origins:      
Australia 24,792 -61.10 223,467
Peru 23,981 -69.12 80,570
Russia 13,736 60.41 39,582
Namibia 11,382 -54.05 26,278
#N/A 9,250 - 18,543
Turkey 8,599 1448.04 42,039
Mongolia 8,174 1.43 38,549
Belgium 7,993 - 7,993
Myanmar 3,134 -45.98 18,553
Spain 3,042 - 10,829
Iran 2,242 -30.93 9,431
Kazakhstan 2,211 -24.04 15,444
North Korea 1,513 116.40 4,302
Nigeria 1,449 -39.58 5,221
Mexico 940 - 2,791
Thailand 700 -28.70 2,732
Indonesia 466 1315.29 1,361
Argentina 146 -70.91 799
Malaysia 40 - 40
The US 0 - 5,786
       
Exports:      
refined zinc 1,904 -89.66 4,792
Destination:      
India 852 23.49 2,123
Thailand 600 18.29 600
Indonesia 350 42.86 951
Vietnam 102 - 303
Note: “-” means data is unavailable.
(Source: China Customs)
(Edited by SMM)

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