Comilog offered Gabonese manganese lump and ore, for November delivery to China, at $4.3/mtu and $4.05/mtu respectively, both flat from offers for October.
Imports of aluminium scrap stood at 72,000 mt in August, decreasing 22.2% from July and down 48.9% from a year earlier, according to the latest customs data.
Shanghai base metals all cruised higher on Tuesday morning, holding onto overnight gains, as the dollar retreated from a two month high, while their counterparts on the LME traded mixed as investors await the first debate between President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden.
The dollar pulled back from a two-month high against a basket of currencies on Monday as equities rallied after four straight weeks of declines ahead of a slew of economic data and political developments in the United States.
SHFE nonferrous metals closed higher across the board on Monday September 28.
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