Bloomberg Anywhere Login


Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.


Financial Products

Enterprise Products


Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000


Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

Yunnan Tin Rises on Plan to Pay Special Dividend: Shenzhen Mover

June 18 (Bloomberg) -- Yunnan Tin Co., the world’s largest producer of the metal, is poised for the biggest gain in three months in Shenzhen trading after announcing a special dividend following a surge in profit.

The stock gained as much as 5.1 percent to 22 yuan, heading for the biggest gain since March 19. The company ended the morning session 4.6 percent higher at 21.82 yuan, beating the 0.6 percent gain in the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index.

Yunnan Tin will pay 1.30 yuan for every 10 shares held to shareholders registered on June 21, the company said yesterday in an exchange filing. The company is making the payment after profit surged 92 percent to 703 million yuan ($111 million) last year as tin prices rose and it increased sales of lead.

Tin prices on the London Metal Exchange averaged about $25,996 a metric ton last year, up 27 percent from the year before.

To contact Bloomberg News staff for this story: Helen Yuan in Shanghai at

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Rebecca Keenan at

Please upgrade your Browser

Your browser is out-of-date. Please download one of these excellent browsers:

Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera or Internet Explorer.