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NBS: China's Output of Base Metals in May 2012

Industry News 02:08:43PM Jun 11, 2012 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI,Jun.11 -- On Jun.11, the National Bureau of Statistics released China’s output of base metals in May 2012, with details listed below (unit: mt):

  May. YoY (%) November MoM (%) Jan.– May. YoY (%)
Refined Copper 484,000 5.0 491,000 -1.4 2,378,000 8.1
Primary Aluminum 1,683,000 9.1 1,537,000 9.5 7,818,000 10.5
zinc 386,000 -4.7 385,000 0.3 1,934,000 -7.0
Lead 374,000 13.3 358,000 4.5 1,609,000 -5.2
Nickel  17,761 7.8 21,766 -18.4 77,412 2.3
Tin  11,560 -12.5 10,967 5.4 57,928 -7.2
Magnesium 60,000 0.0 3,160,000 3.4 26,000 -6.1
Titanium Sponge    10,000 11.1 9,000 11.1 43,000 16.2
             
Metal Content in Ores            
Copper  134,000 16.5 131,000 2.3 595,000 14.4
alumina 3,456,000 14.7 3,160,000 9.4 15,557,000 9.2
Zinc 469,000 46.9 429,000 9.3 1,876,000 22.2
Antimony and Antimony-products 17,914 -1.7 17,734 1.0 76,683 1.1
(Source: National Bureau of Statistics)

NBS: China's Output of Base Metals in May 2012

Industry News 02:08:43PM Jun 11, 2012 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI,Jun.11 -- On Jun.11, the National Bureau of Statistics released China’s output of base metals in May 2012, with details listed below (unit: mt):

  May. YoY (%) November MoM (%) Jan.– May. YoY (%)
Refined Copper 484,000 5.0 491,000 -1.4 2,378,000 8.1
Primary Aluminum 1,683,000 9.1 1,537,000 9.5 7,818,000 10.5
zinc 386,000 -4.7 385,000 0.3 1,934,000 -7.0
Lead 374,000 13.3 358,000 4.5 1,609,000 -5.2
Nickel  17,761 7.8 21,766 -18.4 77,412 2.3
Tin  11,560 -12.5 10,967 5.4 57,928 -7.2
Magnesium 60,000 0.0 3,160,000 3.4 26,000 -6.1
Titanium Sponge    10,000 11.1 9,000 11.1 43,000 16.2
             
Metal Content in Ores            
Copper  134,000 16.5 131,000 2.3 595,000 14.4
alumina 3,456,000 14.7 3,160,000 9.4 15,557,000 9.2
Zinc 469,000 46.9 429,000 9.3 1,876,000 22.2
Antimony and Antimony-products 17,914 -1.7 17,734 1.0 76,683 1.1
(Source: National Bureau of Statistics)