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China's Aug base metals summary

Date 9/27/2017 5:10:27 PM

Sep 26 (Reuters) - The following table shows China's imports and exports of refined copper, aluminium, nickel, lead, zinc and tin in August 2017 and the first 8 months of the year, as provided by China's General Administration of Customs in official customs data. All percentage changes are from a year earlier.

  Aug  Year to date
tonnes pct chg $/tonnes tonnes pct chg
IMPORTS          
Refined copper 254,672 9.77 6,362.40 2,081,683 -18.68
Primary aluminium 7,706 -20.67 2,103.33 85,436 34.55
Refined nickel, alloy 18,159 -39.08 10,318.57 137,061 -52.79
Refined lead 3,700 12,574.65 2,460.39 62,485 37,213.04
Refined zinc 65,609 159.28 2,965.95 314,086 -5.97
Zinc alloy 9,240 1.44 2,867.52 70,641 7.86
Refined tin, alloy 348 -53.83 20,171.21 2,933 -46.34
 
EXPORTS          
Refined copper 31,468 -45.04 5,911.72 217,556 -35.12
Primary aluminium 240 -69.46 2,467.73 10,892 -33.72
Refined nickel, alloy 1,100 -44.5 9,289.90 12,825 34.64
Refined lead 141 4,038.74 2,548.99 2,665 -82.27
Refined zinc 938 -27.8 2,994.68 12,320 -15.21
Zinc alloy 177 167.76 3,110 584 -39.91
Refined tin, alloy 359 35,155.16 5,874.91 1,260 73.83
Edited by SHMET