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Iran Steel Output Tops 13m Tons
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 16:31:00 GMT
Chinas steel production hit 74.59 million tons in August, registering an 8.7% increase YOY. The giant steelmaker has been growing in output every month and has now topped its July growth by 3.6% points. Brazil, the United States, Germany, France ...
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The graphite fix: Inside China's newest commodity addiction
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 13:01:00 GMT
Graphite electrodes are used to melt scrap in electric arc furnaces to produce new steel. Their main ingredient is high-value ... That's almost 30 percent of China's total capacity, she said, adding that Henan and Shandong provinces have restricted ...
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Shougang Hierro Per S.A.A.
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:52:00 GMT
Shougang Hierro Per S.A.A., a subsidiary of Chinese steel group Shougang Co., is Peru's only iron ore producer. The Lima-based company operates the Marcona mine in Ica region, which is undergoing a US$1bn expansion to produce 10Mt/y by 2016. Shougang is ...
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New study: Global ship plate market forecast to 2022
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 08:32:00 GMT
Xinyu Steel, Hyundai, ArcelorMittal, Shougang Group. Market Segment by Regions, regional analysis covers: North America (USA, Canada and Mexico), Europe (Germany, France, UK, Russia and Italy), Asia-Pacific (China, Japan, Korea, India and Southeast Asia ...
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Sarawak targets RM30b China investments this year
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 08:01:00 GMT
The company is currently conducting a feasibility study on the proposed steel industry, he told reporters here today after receiving a courtesy call from a business delegation from China's Fujian Province. The Chinese delegation was led by Liang ...
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Construction of hull of deep ocean mining vessel completed in ...
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 01:49:00 GMT
Xinhua reported that the construction site of world's first deep ocean mining vessel in southeast China's Fujian Province, the 227-meter-long vessel, upon completion, will be capable of working at depths of 2.5 kilometers and carrying 40,000 tons of.....more
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EDITORIAL COMMENT: Do not let the Luddites win
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 23:29:00 GMT
Not too long ago, government announced plans to revive the Zimbabwe Iron and Steel Company (Zisco), in a $1 billion deal, which could rise to $2 billion, we were told, in terms of a deal with Chinese investors. Ziscos revival fortunes are dependent on ...
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China: Lift in steel production overstated in the official data ...
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 21:30:00 GMT
Despite the higher prices, exports from Australian and Brazil have flat-lined while the marginal players ... as well as a moderation in demand as Chinese growth slows and the steel inventory cycle matures. Our 2018 end points are US$57t for iron ore ...
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New report: Global automotive leaf spring assembly sales industry ...
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 06:45:00 GMT
Mitsubishi Steel, Leopord, Shuangli Banhuang, Standens, Owen Springs, Hayward, Hunan Yitong, Sogefi, Anhui Anhuang, Shandong Fangcheng, Zhengzhou Xinjiaotong, Jiangxi Automobile Leaf Spring, Eagle Suspensions and others. Report available at ...
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Today's Market View - Anglo Asian Mining Plc, Ironridge Resources ...
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 03:27:00 GMT
We suspect steel frame buildings will become more popular as they can ... eases coal-burning operations across 28 cities in the smog-prone provinces of Hebei, Shanxi, Shandong, and Henan. The premature closure of three smelters in Henans province ...
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Aluminium near 6 year high on report of Chinalco cutting output
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:21:00 GMT
Reuters - reported that Shanghai aluminium prices on Wednesday hit their highest in nearly six years on a report that Aluminum Corp of China, known as Chinalco, has started cutting production in Henan province almost two months before official winter r.....more
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Booming demand causes price surge By Meng Fanbin (China Daily)
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT
A worker patrols the steel coil repository at HBIS Group's Hansteel Co. Photo/XinhuaDomestic demand is fueling a rise in steel prices as China reports solid economic data.An increase in heavy truck manufacturing, excavators and robots in the first half of this year has helped drive up consumption....
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Iron ore's recent reversal likely the start of longer slide: ...
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 22:24:00 GMT
Steel rebar inventories display a more seasonal pattern ... with the Australian government forecaster expecting Brazils Vale, the worlds biggest iron ore miner, to increase its output to 400 million tonnes by next year, up from 360-380 million ...
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Braskem Announces Distribution Partnership with Ravago Group's ...
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 13:18:00 GMT
Pegasus Polymers maintains sales offices in Guangzhou, Hong Kong, Fujian, Shanghai, Suzhou ... UTEC is eight times lighter than steel and lasts ten times longer than HDPE. The product is used in a vast array of applications in the following industries ...
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Aluminium reaches highest in five years on China cuts
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 11:08:00 GMT
China's largest state-run aluminium producer Chinalco began reducing output in Henan province almost two months before ... mandating a range of output cuts by steel and aluminium producers. Aluminium manufacturers must cut capacity by more than 30 per ...
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Aluminum hits five-year high as China supply cuts loom
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 06:30:00 GMT
CHINALCO: Chinalco, Chinas largest state-run aluminum producer, started reducing output in Henan province almost two months before ... mandating a range of output cuts by the steel and aluminum producers. Aluminum makers must cut capacity by more ...
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China's projects in Vietnam earn reputation for poor quality ...
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 03:51:00 GMT
These include: the $69 million My Dinh National stadium in Hanoi; the $360 million steel complex expansion in Thai Nguyen ... last year cancelled a contract with China's Xinxing Ductile Iron Pipes, a supplier for the second phase of a pipeline on the ...
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Commodities Buzz: BHP Billiton Iron Ore Prices Increase Due To ...
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 03:35:00 GMT
Iron ore production at private Chinese mines also recovered ... Mining and processing operations at Samarco remain suspended.
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BHP Billiton Top Executives Get No Pay Rise Despite A Profit ...
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 19:50:00 GMT
a sharp jump on the US$2.24 million paid the year before when the CEO didn't receive a short-term incentive following the fatal collapse of a dam at the Samarco iron-ore venture in Brazil. In line with the approach for Mr. Mackenzie, BHP's remuneration ...
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Porsche Design Luxury Yacht Charter & Superyacht News
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 19:36:00 GMT
Container and bulk market The Chinese demand for steel and iron have picked up considerably at the ... PACC Yeuxin Ocean Engineering Shipyard and the Fujian South East Shipyard. Besides navigation & communications technology, Imtech is also involved ...
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