The following news item appeared in the international steel industry press.
Title: Chinas August iron ore imports slip as smog curbs hit steel mills
Date: Sun, 09 Sep 2018 14:28:00 GMT
Report: Utilisation rates at blast furnaces at steel mills across China fell to 66.16 percent in mid-August, the lowest level since early April, data from the Mysteel consultancy showed. The countrys main st...
Keywords: smog, ore, iron, china, august, steel, mills
Source: Hellenic Shipping News, Piraeus, Greece.
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