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Imported Zinc More Desirable for Chinese Buyers, Spot Zinc Price Gap Expands between Shanghai and Tianjin, SMM Reports
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Jun 7,2017

SHANGHAI, Jun. 7 (SMM) - The price spread on #0 zinc expanded 50 yuan per tonne between Shanghai and Tianjin on June 7 compared to June 6, with zinc prices in Tianjin 100 yuan per tonne above Shanghai prices, SMM data show.

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#0 zinc traded mainly in 21,820-22,100 yuan per tonne range in Shanghai, and 22,000-22,980 yuan per tonne in Tianjin market.

Imported zinc is more popular with buyers due to cheaper prices compared to domestic zinc, SMM understands.

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