According to Shanghai Tinplate News, tinplate prices continue steady, closing weak. Feedbacks from the recent tinplate market show that local tinplate trading is stepping into warmly situation along with an increasing number of inquiries. However, those inquiries were mainly for industrial application of low-quality iron, and inquire of tinplate cans for food contact is much less. From the perspective of steel mills, they are not very confirmed about raising the price, and are still analyzing the relevant policies. However, orders from February and March went normal, which means the price for April and following months are expected to rising gradually.