Means of production market: Non-ferrous metal prices rose slightly, including zinc, copper and aluminium prices rose by 1.1%, 0.9% and 0.9%, respectively. Steel prices rebounded slightly, including high-speed wire rod, threaded steel, ordinary medium plate and hot-rolled strip prices of 4103 yuan, 3974 yuan, 4103 yuan and 4071 yuan per ton, respectively, rising by 0.9%, 0.9%, 0.3% and 0.2%. Rubber prices rose slightly, including natural rubber and synthetic rubber prices rose by 0.7% and 0.1%, respectively. Coal prices rebounded slightly, including power coal and anthracite prices were 581 yuan and 895 yuan per ton, respectively, up 0.2%, coking coal prices were 769 yuan per ton, the same as the previous week. Fertilizer prices dropped slightly, including urea and ternary compound fertilizer prices dropped by 0.1%. Prices of basic chemical raw materials fluctuated slightly, with sulfuric acid falling by 1.8%, soda ash, polypropylene and methanol rising by 0.6%, 0.5% and 0.3%, respectively.
Source: Wang Xiaowu_NF, Responsible Editor of Beijing Newspaper