Iron ore stockpiles continued to build at 25 major ports ending August. 6 despite signs of stabilizing prices

Inventories of imported iron ore at the ports stood at 98.76Mt, up by 420kt week on week. Prices have fallen more than 15% since the beginning of the year, but imported iron ore prices were temporarily supported by efforts to replenish stocks.

Source: China Metals e-mail infochn@public.bta.net.cn