Iron ore futures close higher
Iron ore futures closed higher on Monday in daytime trading at the Dalian Commodity Exchange (DCE).
The most active iron ore contract for September 2020 delivery gained 6.5 yuan (92 U.S. cents) to close at 750.5 yuan per tonne.
On Monday, the total trading volume of 11 listed iron ore futures contracts on the exchange was 1.09 million lots, with a turnover of 80.5 billion yuan.
As the world’s largest importer of iron ore, China opened the DCE iron ore futures to international investors in May 2018.