The following news item appeared in the international steel industry press.
Title: Chinas iron ore imports hit 10-month low in February on holiday
Date: Thu, 07 Mar 2019 21:39:00 GMT
Report: Tangshan, which accounts for more than 10 percent of Chinas crude steel output, ordered a level 1 smog alert from March 6 until further notice, forcing mills to cut output by 40 percent to 70 percent
Keywords: smog, ore, iron, china, output
Source: Reuters, London, UK.
Press release: see full report.
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