You are here: News > SMM Insight > Copper > China Base Metal Output Data in May 2017, SMM Exclusive Data

China Base Metal Output Data in May 2017, SMM Exclusive Data

SMM Insight 11:27AM Jun 09, 2017 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, Jun. 9 (SMM) – SMM surveys major producers in China’s base metal market every month to get first-hand production data, and the following table shows latest output data for May 2017.

 

 

May (Preliminary Data)

YoY

Jan.-May

 

YoY

Apr.

(Final Data)

Jun. (E)

Copper cathode

625

0.31%

3178.5

1.65%

646

659

Alumina

5678

23.3%

28001

23.7%

5695

5590

Aluminum

3173

21.5%

15205

21.9%

3044

3087

Primary lead

233.23

-21.5%

1158.93

-9.5%

214

213

Refined zinc

407

-5.92%

2118

0.18%

413

446

Refined nickel

12.5

-17.7%

63.4

-11%

12.9

12.7

NPI

27.4

-6.7%

157.1

11.76%

30.6

29.6

Refined tin

13.7

-3.8%

73

10.8%

14.8

15.6

Source: SMM

Unit: 1,000 tonne

Notes: 1. Data in final column (marked with an asterisk) has been revised. 2. NPI output refers to output in Ni content.

For reasons behind the change, please see SMM reports.

For news cooperation, please contact us by email: sallyzhang@smm.cn or service.en@smm.cn.