China Oct iron ore imports fall from previous month -customs

SHANGHAI, Nov 8 (Reuters) - China's iron ore imports fell 22.7 percent to 79.49 million tonnes in October from a record-high hit the month before, customs data showed on Wednesday.

Chinese steel exports dropped 3 percent on-month to 4.98 million tonnes in October, data from the General Administration of Customs showed. (Reporting by Ruby Lian and Josephine Mason)