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Increase in Steel Production to Boost the Global Niobium Market ...
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 09:13:00 GMT
The HSLA steel segment accounted for close to 90% of the market share in 2016. According to Ajay Adikhari, a lead analyst at Technavio for metals and minerals research, The global production of mineral concentrates of niobium is concentrated in Brazil ...
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Friendly policy toward Zimbabwe wont change China
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 07:24:00 GMT
In August, Zimbabwes government said a Chinese company planned to invest up to two billion dollars to revive operations at Zimbabwe Iron and Steel Company (ZISCO), which ceased production in 2008 at the height of Zimbabwes economic meltdown.
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BRIEF-Anyang Iron & Steel to upgrade business via asset swap ...
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 02:58:00 GMT
* Says it plans to upgrade steel capacity output via asset swap, to set up mixed-ownership firm with private investors Source text in Chinese: http://bit.ly/2zKZLk3 Further company coverage: (Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)
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China iron-ore, steel prices rise ahead of output curbs
Tue, 14 Nov 2017 12:23:00 GMT
Top steel cities Tangshan and Handan earlier ordered their steel mills to reduce capacity from the start of October, while more cities in smog-prone northern areas have issued alerts ahead of bouts of smog, asking steel mills to temporarily cut production ...
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LIVE FUTURES REPORT 13/11: LME base metals firmer; nickel bounces ...
Tue, 14 Nov 2017 02:09:00 GMT
The metal has come under pressure recently on rising stainless steel stocks, falling stainless steel prices ... With the 15th nearing, smelters in Chinas Henan province have started cutting production. But with no news of Shandong smelters cutting ...
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China's avg daily steel output falls in October m/m-stats bureau
Mon, 13 Nov 2017 19:20:00 GMT
Steel mills in big producing cities including Tangshan and Handan in Hebei province have been ordered to largely cut production in the winter months as the government tries to crack down pollution and clear its skies. The fall is within expectations due ...
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Brazils vulnerability is a big opportunity for Chinese investors
Mon, 13 Nov 2017 16:45:00 GMT
In a second phase, around 2014, investments diversified into manufacturing and other industries focused on Brazils domestic market, with China looking for an outlet for excess industrial capacity in the steel, automotives and other industries at home.
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China steel futures rise, output cuts support
Sun, 12 Nov 2017 23:31:00 GMT
It has ordered steel mills in major cities including Tangshan and Handan in the north to cut output in winter months. Steelmaking raw materials were supported by firming steel prices, Bai added. Iron ore on the Dalian Commodity Exchange rose 1.1 percent to ...
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LIVE FUTURES REPORT 13/11: SHFE base metals prices diverge; nickel ...
Sun, 12 Nov 2017 21:29:00 GMT
While the demand and supply fundamentals for nickel have not changed, nickel prices have come under pressure on rising stainless steel stocks ... With the 15th nearing, smelters in Chinas Henan province have started cutting production.
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Kill the vices of procrastination
Sat, 11 Nov 2017 16:34:00 GMT
For example, a vibrant (Zimbabwe Iron and Steel Company) Zisco can guarantee efficient and sufficient steel production necessary for the upscaling of our foundry industries and other downstream manufacturing entities throughout the country. However ...
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COLUMN-Caution needed over weakness in China's imports of iron ...
Thu, 09 Nov 2017 04:29:00 GMT
The major steel-making province of Hebei will limit steel and iron output by 50 percent in major producing cities including Tangshan, Handan and Shijiazhuang in the winter period from November to March, the official Xinhua News agency reported on Nov. 3.
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COLUMN-China's iron ore appetite stays voracious even as steel ...
Mon, 06 Nov 2017 22:25:00 GMT
It would seem logical that if steel mills are forced to cut production in order to ... Imports from the top three suppliers to China, namely Australia, Brazil and South Africa, totalled 80.4 million tonnes in October, up from 78.5 million in September.
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