China’s finished steel exports in August at six-month low
Published: Tuesday, 10 September 2019
Exports in August and the first eight months of the year were both down year on year due to weak overseas demand.
By Jessica Zong
China exported 5.01 million tonnes of finished steel in
August, the lowest volume the country has shipped since March,
according to preliminary Chinese customs data released on
Sunday September 8.
Last month’s shipments are also down 14.8% from a