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'Coal train' seen travelling between North Korea and China could ...
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 17:18:00 GMT
We showed our footage to experts and they immediately identified it was Anthracite, a high quality coal used primarily in the steel industry ... carrying coal had docked in the Chinese Port of Tangshan. China imposed a coal trade embargo on North Korea ...
http://www.itv.com/news/2017-04-27/coal-train-seen-travelling-between-china-and-north-korea-could-be-breaching-trade-embargo/&c=6848312869139804407&mkt=en-gb


Female Entrepreneur's Live-Stream on Party-Building Goes Viral
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 01:39:00 GMT
Xue Rong, who is around 60, serves as president and Party secretary of her own cleaning firm in central China's Henan Province ... Xue's preferred outfit is a pair of high-steel shoes and a stylish Cheongsam, a one-piece body-hugging dress.
http://www.womenofchina.cn/womenofchina/html1/features/spotlight/1704/4567-1.htm&c=10337284310467400124&mkt=en-gb


US steel probe violates principles of fair trade: China industry ...
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT
BEIJING - China's steel industry group has voiced concern over the US probe on steel imports, saying the move sends a signal of protectionism and is against the principles of fair trade. The announcement by China Iron and Steel Association came in response to US President Donald Trump's call for the...
http://topic.chinadaily.com.cn/index/cache/collection/cbsweb/source/Xinhua/title/US+steel+probe+violates+principles+of+fair+trade:+China+industry+group?aid=29113933


Steelmakers continue capacity cuts By Jing Shuiyu (China Daily)
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT
A worker monitors production at an iron and steel plant in Lianyungang, Jiangsu province. Photo by Si Wei/For China DailyChina's steelmakers need to press ahead with capacity cutting and deleveraging, despite the sector's strong performance in the first quarter of the year, an expert said.Gu Jiang...
http://topic.chinadaily.com.cn/index/cache/collection/cbsweb/source/China+Daily/title/Steelmakers+continue+capacity+cuts?aid=29104807


Shanghai Composite Index Rallies With Rest of Asia
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 10:12:00 GMT
A number of companies joined the 10 Percent Gainers Club today: Beijing Capital, Fujian Lonking Co., Tibet Tianlu Co., and ... though are restricted from tapping the onshore bond market. A senior steel industry leader has called publicly for more cuts ...
http://www.economiccalendar.com/2017/04/26/shanghai-composite-index-rallies-with-rest-of-asia/&c=10008729900801513969&mkt=en-gb


Iron Oxide Market is Projected to be Valued at over US$ 2.8 Bn ...
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 01:08:00 GMT
Iron oxide pigments are being widely used in paints and coatings industry for their use as primers for automobiles and steel structures ... Jiangsu Yuxing Industry and Trade Co., Ltd., Hunan Three-ring Pigments Co., Ltd., Yaroslavsky Pigment Company ...
http://www.openpr.com/news/514858/Iron-Oxide-Market-is-Projected-to-be-Valued-at-over-US-2-8-Bn-by-2025.html&c=3653784291852402936&mkt=en-gb


China crude steel output up 4.6% in Q1 (Xinhua)
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Workers load steel products at a logistics park in Yichang, Hubei province. Photo/China DailyBEIJING - China's crude steel output grew 4.6 percent year-on-year to 201.1 million tons in the first quarter of 2017, an industry association said Wednesday. In the first three months, China's steel expor...
http://topic.chinadaily.com.cn/index/cache/collection/cbsweb/source/Xinhua/title/China+crude+steel+output+up+4.6%25+in+Q1?aid=29097872


Buyers stay put as Southeast Asia billet import prices hit 5-month ...
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 06:20:00 GMT
However, a rebound in domestic prices in Chinas Tangshan area, in the north east of Hebei province, on Tuesday, brought some slight optimism to traders who have been trying to get firm bids from customers in the region. Philippines Last week ...
https://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3712063/Carbon-steel/Buyers-stay-put-as-Southeast-Asia-billet-import-prices-hit-5-month-low.html&c=15809684529841672422&mkt=en-gb


China Removes Steel Makers From Qualified List for First Time
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 05:01:00 GMT
The 40 companies who were not delisted but were warned include subsidiaries of steel giants Shougang Group, Benxi Steel Group Corp. Ltd. and Dongbei Special Steel Group Co. Ltd. MIIT said it will consider removing them from the list if they repeat ...
http://www.caixinglobal.com/2017-04-25/101082960.html&c=11067354592258114939&mkt=en-gb


China's production cuts add luster to aluminum prices
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 02:23:00 GMT
To tackle this more than decade-long problem, the government in January announced a 30% production cut in aluminum for Hebei, Shandong, Henan and Shanxi Provinces by the end of November. Beijing previously hinted at cutting production of aluminum ...
http://asia.nikkei.com/Markets/Commodities/China-s-production-cuts-add-luster-to-aluminum-prices&c=12548512700659196359&mkt=en-gb


China's steel industry urged to continue downsizing (Xinhua)
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT
BEIJING A senior figure in the Chinese steel industry has called for further cuts to steel capacity, saying the sector remains saturated, despite increased profits and production of steel mills in the first quarter. The whole industry needs to press ahead with cutting capacity and de-leveraging...
http://topic.chinadaily.com.cn/index/cache/collection/cbsweb/source/Xinhua/title/China's+steel+industry+urged+to+continue+downsizing?aid=29073390


Discover the metal powder market forecast to 2022
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:17:00 GMT
Market competition by top manufacturers, with production, price, revenue (value) and market share for each manufacturer; the top players like Hoganas, GKN Hoeganaes, QMP, Laiwu Iron & Steel, JFE, Jiande Yitong, WISCO PM, Alcoa, Shandong Xinfa, Hunan ...
https://www.whatech.com/market-research/materials-chemicals/293080-discover-the-metal-powder-market-forecast-to-2022&c=183092215799637494&mkt=en-gb


Global steel demand likely to slow down next year
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:13:00 GMT
We expect that Russian Federation and Brazil will finally move out of their recessions. The association said China's steel demand would decelerate as the government tried to retighten its real estate policies, with the country's demand expected to remain ...
http://bulhufas.com/2017/04/25/global-steel-demand-likely-to-slow-down-next-year/&c=15233707990292291083&mkt=en-gb


Nearly 30 Chinese steel firms have licenses revoked for violations: ...
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 23:33:00 GMT
Metallurgical News also said 18 out of 64 firms in China's biggest steel producing city of Tangshan have ceased production or been shut down as a result of the latest campaign.
http://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-steel-idUSKBN17Q08Q%3FfeedType%3DRSS%26virtualBrandChannel%3D11563&c=98530872218291375&mkt=en-gb


Forecast Sees Growing Uncertainty Shaping Global Steel Demand
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 22:22:00 GMT
We expect that Russia and Brazil will finally move out of their recessions. However, China, which accounts for 45% of global steel demand, is expected to return to a more subdued growth rate after its recent short uplift. For this reason, overall growth ...
http://americanmachinist.com/news/forecast-sees-growing-uncertainty-shaping-global-steel-demand&c=1241712180944444903&mkt=en-gb


A taste of Baotou
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 07:17:00 GMT
Known as the steel city in the grassland and the capital of rare earth, Baotou boasts a variety of high-quality mineral resources. It contains many large storage facilities, making it an ideal place to harvest natural resources. 74 different ...
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/food/2017-04/21/content_29029339.htm&c=17867938226186122792&mkt=en-gb


China says enforcing North Korea coal ban seriously, no violation
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 04:59:00 GMT
Data from Thomson Reuters - Eikon confirmed that three North Korean vessels were at the Tangshan port, and others were holding ... especially of the type used for steel making, known as coking coal. In April last year China said it would ban North Korean ...
http://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-northkorea-coal-idUSKBN17N12A&c=17499706479817464435&mkt=en-gb


Asian stocks rise as steelmakers dismiss U.S. probe, euro fretful ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 02:46:00 GMT
Chinas Angang Steel added 0.4 percent, while Baoshan Iron and Steel Co., Beijing Shougang and Hesteel Co. inched down between 0.1 percent and 0.2 percent. The regions other major steel producers posted strong gains, with Nippon Steel & Sumitomo ...
http://www.retailcrowd.co.uk/2017/04/asian-stocks-rise-steelmakers-dismiss-u-s-probe-euro-fretful-french-vote/&c=7692428919279610240&mkt=en-gb


S. Korea needs to consider complaint against US steel protectionism
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 01:03:00 GMT
In September last year, the US International Trade Commission said it would keep in place most of the recent anti-dumping and anti-subsidy duties that have targeted hot-rolled flat steel imports from Australia, Brazil, Britain, Japan, the Netherlands ...
http://www.themalaymailonline.com/money/article/s.-korea-needs-to-consider-complaint-against-us-steel-protectionism&c=17373477102975956846&mkt=en-gb


GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks rise as steelmakers dismiss U.S. ...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:22:00 GMT
China's Angang Steel added 0.4 percent, while Baoshan Iron and Steel Co., Beijing Shougang and Hesteel Co. inched down between 0.1 percent and 0.2 percent. The region's other major steel producers posted strong gains, with Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal ...
http://www.cnbc.com/2017/04/21/reuters-america-global-markets-asian-stocks-rise-as-steelmakers-dismiss-us-probe-euro-fretful-before-french-vote.html&c=15382854994913017777&mkt=en-gb


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