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China Aluminum Imports and Exports Data April 2015
May 25,2015 09:29CST
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Source:SMM
The General Administration of Customs on ,May.22 released China's imports and exports of primary aluminum,alumina,aluminum semis and bauxite in April 2015 (unit: mt):

SHANGHAI,May.25 (SMM) - The General Administration of Customs on ,May.22 released China's imports and exports of primary aluminum,alumina,aluminum semis and bauxite in April 2015 (unit: mt):
 

  Apr. YoY (%) Jan.– Apr. YoY (%)
Imports:
Primary Aluminum 17,530 -50.20 39,984 -78.78
Origins
#N/A 5,018 67.33 5,059 -36.74
Iran 3,387 - 3,387 -46.07
New Zealand 2,030 - 4,034 -
India 2,017 - 8,614 -54.82
Oman 1,914 -39.07 5,902 -70.42
Australia 1,271 -84.98 8,650 -84.44
Russia 1,207 -91.68 1,931 -95.58
The United Arab Emirates 528 - 1,584 -28.05
aluminum alloy 5,005 -26.99 16,956 -41.80
Origins
The United Arab Emirates 1,281 -22.69 4,429 -40.61
Taiwan (China) 902 -48.12 3,977 -43.46
Germany 683 550.56 1,230 131.59
China 658 90.92 1,887 57.10
Malaysia 387 -37.22 883 -65.65
Nigeria 251 121.44 528 -45.04
Japan 211 -22.40 976 -13.58
South Korea 191 -56.66 888 -33.34
Mongolia 158 - 158 -85.43
North Korea 122 144.35 324 155.65
scrap aluminum 190,535 -1.64 663,294 -12.72
Origins
The US 56,252 -14.62 190,500 -26.18
Australia 35,128 69.38 122,140 50.28
Hong Kong 27,793 -9.07 96,082 -16.45
Malaysia 17,135 -28.45 58,070 -48.27
Germany 11,049 -24.90 20,853 -56.16
The UK 8,981 8.55 34,415 6.73
Holland 6,053 48.14 20,698 15.51
France 4,301 38.49 34,564 238.28
Canada 4,221 39.53 17,048 11.59
Belgium 3,861 -24.49 15,118 6.97
The Philippines 3,859 388.21 11,130 781.76
Italy 1,645 -5.71 5,270 18.27
Japan 1,414 1.95 4,127 -41.26
Sweden 1,246 159.15 3,956 51.73
Taiwan (China) 991 423.52 1,999 34.31
Colombia 908 -26.18 2,519 -33.34
South Korea 902 24.14 1,874 -29.58
Spain 826 -61.52 3,725 -35.51
Norway 714 306.95 2,934 50.23
Finland 603 132.40 2,301 117.29
Denmark  372 4.69 2,004 49.59
New Zealand 367 17.75 1,359 10.03
Ecuador  226 3.71 623 7.60
Macao 219 - 3,692 112.89
alumina 315,947 -46.97 1,249,064 -39.94
Origins
Australia 182,132 -53.79 637,558 -59.59
India 82,112 -10.10 250,873 37.64
Vietnam 47,804 72.30 171,885 19.74
Japan 1,769 156.19 5,046 49.18
France 980 21.79 2,730 -32.57
Germany 879 375.51 4,721 575.03
The US 191 40.70 10,586 -69.21
Bauxite  4,718,987 198.80 14,774,637 2.40
Origins
Malaysia 2,065,140 - 4,554,843 9,202.05
Australia 1,623,971 59.44 6,559,932 60.02
India 657,938 379.96 2,713,990 702.89
Brazil 230,665 340.20 388,839 71.11
Republic of Ghana 57,314 0.91 275,279 5.56
Solomon Islands 46,461 - 133,671 -
Guyana 37,499 - 37,500 43,667.44
aluminum semis 41,166 -7.50 156,667 -0.80
Including
Aluminum bar, rod, and profile 6,180 21.16 22,265 14.13
Aluminum wire  739 18.09 2,581 -0.96
Aluminum plate, sheet, and strip 27,467 -12.75 109,264 -1.22
aluminum foil  5,741 8.10 18,433 -0.44
Aluminum tube (including accessories) 928 -51.12 3,719 -37.90
Aluminum structure and components -43 19,607.31 -23 0.00
Aluminum stranded wire, cable 1 35.88 5 -50.36
  Apr. YoY (%) Jan.–  YoY (%)
Exports:
Primary Aluminum 1,613 -85.32 18,913 -45.18
Destination
Taiwan (China) 583 -74.93 1,569 -32.52
Vietnam 500 - 2,003 -
Thailand 300 - 300 -
Japan 179 52.35 592 -48.92
aluminum alloy 52,992 1.99 179,899 15.21
Destination
Hong Kong 19,541 14.88 67,098 29.02
Japan 15,467 -32.06 60,173 -9.95
Malaysia 4,256 66.69 6,678 54.62
South Korea 3,579 77.59 8,640 69.52
Vietnam 2,301 -6.27 9,102 5.37
Thailand 1,709 59.73 5,302 85.21
Taiwan (China) 1,457 32.42 4,843 41.21
Australia 1,349 41.76 5,322 65.51
Brazil 977 - 2,037 55.06
Indonesia 683 118.97 1,684 -20.64
The Philippines 418 -27.67 1,679 -17.69
India 279 -56.57 2,170 55.81
Holland 247 65.83 1,059 11.01
scrap aluminum 91 -23.55 345 13.08
Destination
South Korea 71 -40.29 295 3.54
India 20 - 20 -
The United Arab Emirates - - 13 -
Japan - - 17 -
alumina 1,504 -62.26 11,403 -78.19
Destination
South Korea 224 45.92 3,828 -15.18
The US 158 -64.23 1,211 -19.15
Vietnam 147 100.39 667 112.00
Japan 132 -39.06 733 -13.21
Russia 125 14.68 414 46.78
Nigeria 120 - 228 442.24
Uzbekistan 116 - 126 8.25
aluminum semis 380,000 39.90 1,450,000 46.40
Including
Aluminum bar, rod, and profile 112,167 105.89 294,423 59.54
Aluminum wire  2,270 34.43 9,243 45.02
Aluminum plate, sheet, and strip 166,455 29.82 776,904 60.38
aluminum foil  83,661 9.38 309,692 16.05
Aluminum tube (including accessories) 14,599 48.72 56,923 24.73
Aluminum structure and components 66,857 18.76 248,716 30.00
Aluminum stranded wire, cable 13,122 50.88 80,750 99.94
Note:“-”meansdataisunavailable.        
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