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SMM: China produced 529.3 kt of refined zinc in October 2019, up 2.64% m-o-m and up 15.24% y-o-y. China’s total output during the first ten months of 2019 reached 4.78 mln t, up 7.93% y-o-y.


Domestic refined zinc output growth hit a new high point during October. SMM’s survey of zinc smelters showed most smelters are seeking to reap more profits by increasing raw material input, postponing overhauls and keeping operational rates high driven by higher margins.



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