China Imports and Exports of Base Metals in May 2013-Shanghai Metals Market

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China Imports and Exports of Base Metals in May 2013

Data Analysis 02:48:53PM Jun 21, 2013 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, June. 21 -- On June. 21, China Customs released imports and exports of refined copper, primary aluminum, and other base metals in May 2013 (unit: mt):

  May. YoY (%) Jan.– May. YoY (%)
Imports:        
Refined Copper 232,155 -23.15 1,092,115 -33.08
Primary Aluminum 21,816 -36.67 81,066 -68.94
Unwrought Nickel (Refined Nickel+Nickel Alloy) 11,138 -13.38 74,787 21.45
Refined Lead 46 -97.50 483 -87.09
refined zinc 55,413 154.05 244,050 34.16
zinc alloy 12,514 -6.90 48,647 -9.16
Refined Tin + Tin Alloy 1,406 -16.39 8,121 -30.18
         
Exports:        
Refined Copper 14,445 -85.89 168,940 7.55
Primary Aluminum 9,442 1.74 45,812 -11.64
Refined Lead 1,165 4,541.74 7,125 1,212.14
refined zinc 613 10.12 1,779 -66.74
Unwrought Nickel (Refined Nickel+Nickel Alloy) 5,844 198.44 15,871 8.58
Refined Tin + Tin Alloy 29 -85.55 1,282 25.44
(Source: China Customs)

China Imports and Exports of Base Metals in May 2013

Data Analysis 02:48:53PM Jun 21, 2013 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, June. 21 -- On June. 21, China Customs released imports and exports of refined copper, primary aluminum, and other base metals in May 2013 (unit: mt):

  May. YoY (%) Jan.– May. YoY (%)
Imports:        
Refined Copper 232,155 -23.15 1,092,115 -33.08
Primary Aluminum 21,816 -36.67 81,066 -68.94
Unwrought Nickel (Refined Nickel+Nickel Alloy) 11,138 -13.38 74,787 21.45
Refined Lead 46 -97.50 483 -87.09
refined zinc 55,413 154.05 244,050 34.16
zinc alloy 12,514 -6.90 48,647 -9.16
Refined Tin + Tin Alloy 1,406 -16.39 8,121 -30.18
         
Exports:        
Refined Copper 14,445 -85.89 168,940 7.55
Primary Aluminum 9,442 1.74 45,812 -11.64
Refined Lead 1,165 4,541.74 7,125 1,212.14
refined zinc 613 10.12 1,779 -66.74
Unwrought Nickel (Refined Nickel+Nickel Alloy) 5,844 198.44 15,871 8.58
Refined Tin + Tin Alloy 29 -85.55 1,282 25.44
(Source: China Customs)