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Ministry of Commerce: Non-ferrous metal prices rose slightly last week (August 8-9), steel prices rebounded slightly

According to the monitoring of the Ministry of Commerce, last week (August 9-15), the national market price of edible agricultural products rose 0.1% from the previous week (the same below), and the market price of production materials rose 0.5% from the previous week.

Edible agricultural products market: The average wholesale price of 30 kinds of vegetables was 4.46 yuan per kilo, an increase of 0.9% over the previous week. Among them, the wholesale prices of tomatoes, Chinese cabbage, and zucchini increased by 15%, 7.9% and 7.9% respectively. The average wholesale prices of six kinds of fruits dropped slightly, among which the wholesale prices of watermelons, grapes and citrus dropped by 2.2%, 1.2% and 0.7% respectively. Meat prices fluctuated slightly. Among them, the wholesale price of pork was 20.33 yuan per kilogram, down 1.1%, the wholesale price of mutton remained flat, and the wholesale price of beef rose 0.2%. The price of poultry products rose slightly, among which the wholesale prices of eggs and white striped chicken rose by 3.4% and 0.1% respectively. The price of aquatic products dropped slightly, among which the wholesale prices of carp, crucian carp and grass carp dropped by 2.3%, 1.4% and 0.7% respectively. Grain and oil prices rose slightly, among which the wholesale prices of peanut oil, soybean oil, and rapeseed oil rose by 0.3%, 0.2% and 0.1% respectively, and the wholesale prices of rice and flour all rose by 0.2%.

Production means market: The price of coal continued to rise. The prices of coking coal, No. 2 anthracite lump coal and thermal coal were 843 yuan, 1035 yuan and 739 yuan per ton, respectively, up 1.3%, 0.9% and 0.5%. Steel prices rebounded slightly. Among them, the prices of ordinary medium plates, rebars, and high-speed wire rods were 5,584 yuan, 5,194 yuan, and 5,453 yuan per ton, up 0.3%, 0.2%, and 0.2%, respectively. The prices of basic chemical raw materials mainly rose, among which the prices of soda ash, sulfuric acid and methanol rose by 2.8%, 2.6% and 1% respectively, and the price of polypropylene fell by 1.4%. The prices of non-ferrous metals rose slightly, among which the prices of zinc, aluminum and copper rose by 1.1%, 0.9% and 0.6% respectively.Rubber prices fluctuated slightly, with natural rubber prices up 0.4% and synthetic rubber prices down 0.1 %.The price of chemical fertilizer fluctuated slightly, among which the price of urea fell by 0.2%, and the price of ternary compound fertilizer rose by 0.5%.The wholesale price of refined oil continued to fall, with the prices of No. 92 gasoline, No. 95 gasoline and No. 0 diesel all falling by 0.3%.

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