1-8 months coke export port continues to heat up Alashankou demand led to price increases abroad
According to customs statistics Alashankou 1-August total exports of 116,200 tons of coke trade volume $ 31,380,000, real tax 61.12 million yuan, up (below) increased by 1.5 times, 2.1 times and 2.1 times. Among them, 20,700 tons of coke exports in August, trade $ 5,780,000, real tax 11.21 million yuan, an increase of 76.9%, 124.9% and 123.8%. According to the customs statistics, 1-August average price was $ 270.04 coke / ton, an increase of 21.9%. Coke export prices surge main reasons: First, pick up the current pace of the surrounding national steel industry continues to accelerate, increase international market demand for coke, the coke export to China provides a strong impetus; second quarter of this year 2, rising international prices of coking coal, coking coal prices led some companies have chosen to directly import coke from China, the objective to stimulate the export of coke.