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China’s iron ore futures hit lowest in ten weeks on weak demand outlook


Iron ore futures in China sank to their lowest in 10 weeks on Wednesday, extending losses along with coke, after mining giant BHP Group gave a gloomy outlook for the prices of the steelmaking raw material.

The most-traded iron ore on the Dalian Commodity Exchange , for January 2020 delivery, fell for a fifth session in a row, closing down 4.3 per cent at 589.50 yuan a tonne, its weakest finish since June 10. It slid as much . . .

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