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Praying for the Church in China without missing the point
Thu, 24 May 2018 02:42:00 GMT
During the past few months, the Henan provincial administration has launched a campaign ... officials in Jiangsu province in order to contain over-investment in China's steel industry. Even though the efficacy of the approach is debatable, a centralist ...
https://www.ucanews.com/news/praying-for-the-church-in-china-without-missing-the-point/82400&c=8255781876333019841&mkt=en-gb


Trump Trade War - Texas oil producers fight steel tariffs and ...
Wed, 23 May 2018 22:12:00 GMT
Those requested exemptions include the European Union, Canada, Mexico, South Korea, Argentina, Brazil and Japan. However, China is not part of that request. Trump this week said he's putting the steel tariffs on hold as trade negotiations with China continue.
https://steelguru.com/steel/trump-trade-war-texas-oil-producers-fight-steel-tariffs-and-quotas/510091&c=17645554331260263135&mkt=en-gb


Sierra Leone News: Over 400 senior Shandong staff to get benefits
Wed, 23 May 2018 07:26:00 GMT
Shandong Iron and Steel Group Co. Ltd. is a Chinese state-owned enterprise, established in March 2008 with its Jinan based Iron & Steel Company Ltd. It is engaged in the smelting, processing, and sale of steel products. It acquired in 2015, African ...
https://awoko.org/2018/05/23/sierra-leone-news-over-400-senior-shandong-staff-to-get-benefits/&c=10576255049382833412&mkt=en-gb


Beyond Samarco, Randolph charts Boart revival
Wed, 23 May 2018 06:05:00 GMT
Ask BHP's former iron ore and coal boss Marcus Randolph about the homicide charges that hang over his head, and he will turn the focus to those he says have been worse affected by the Samarco tailings dam failure of 2015. That of course includes the ...
http://www.afr.com/business/mining/beyond-samarco-randolph-charts-boart-revival-20180522-h10fbd&c=15380155448048810771&mkt=en-gb


Texas energy sector wants steel tariff relief
Wed, 23 May 2018 02:32:00 GMT
To alleviate the negative impacts, the trade group said it was asking for exemptions for Argentina, Brazil, Canada, the European Union, Japan, Mexico and South Korea. John Tintera, the president of the trade group, said that steel tariffs would cause the ...
https://www.upi.com/Texas-energy-sector-wants-steel-tariff-relief/6681526984652/&c=2287522766073768418&mkt=en-gb


Iron ore quality differentials evolve as market fundamentals ...
Wed, 23 May 2018 01:33:00 GMT
With the thinning out of low-alumina iron ore supply, mills were actively seeking low alumina ... historically the largest supplier of pellets into China prior to the Samarco incident. High alumina levels can hurt productivity in the short term in ...
http://blogs.platts.com/2018/05/23/iron-ore-quality-differentials-evolve/&c=2945429374773248884&mkt=en-gb


Brazil imposes huge CVD on HR steel imports from China but delays ...
Tue, 22 May 2018 22:12:00 GMT
Xinhua reported that Chinas Ministry of Commerce has welcomed the decision by Brazil to refrain from anti-subsidy measures against imports of hot-rolled steel plate products. Wang Hejun, head of the ministry's trade remedy and investigation bureau, said ...
https://steelguru.com/steel/brazil-imposes-huge-cvd-on-hr-steel-imports-from-china-but-delays-implementation-by-one-year/509986&c=10508496253703364278&mkt=en-gb


Mnuchin: China will still be subject to tariffs on steel, aluminum
Tue, 22 May 2018 20:54:00 GMT
Brazil, Argentina and Australia but not with the remaining three the European Union, Canada and Mexico. Although China is generally blamed for creating global excess capacity in both the steel and aluminum sectors, the United States imports relatively ...
https://www.politico.com/story/2018/05/22/china-tariffs-steel-aluminum-602664&c=18279329342732005672&mkt=en-gb


China welcomes Brazil's anti-subsidy ruling on hot-rolled steel ...
Tue, 22 May 2018 18:21:00 GMT
China welcomes the decision by Brazil to refrain from anti-subsidy measures against imports of hot-rolled steel plate products, the Ministry of Commerce said in an online statement Tuesday. The statement came after Brazil Monday put on hold anti-subsidy ...
http://www.china.org.cn/business/2018-05/23/content_51493385.htm&c=15599827595353249966&mkt=en-gb


Steel Tariffs Raise Costs For Texas Oil Producers
Tue, 22 May 2018 16:30:00 GMT
In the comments to the U.S. Department of Commerce, the Texas alliance asked for exemptions for the following countries supplying oilfield steel goodsCanada, Mexico, the European Union, South Korea, Argentina, Brazil, and Japan. China did not make the list.
https://oilprice.com/Energy/Energy-General/Steel-Tariffs-Raise-Costs-For-Texas-Oil-Producers.html&c=13053971019918379531&mkt=en-gb


Brazil imposes countervailing duty on some Chinese steel, but ...
Tue, 22 May 2018 14:18:00 GMT
Brazil's Camex trade secretariat has imposed a countervailing duty of up to $425.22/mt flat-rolled steel from China for five years. In a posting Monday on Brazil's official gazette, Camex verified the existence of subsidies on exports of hot-rolled flat ...
https://www.platts.com/latest-news/metals/saopaulo/brazil-imposes-countervailing-duty-on-some-chinese-10441867&c=6854105053651497910&mkt=en-gb


Brazil regulator investigates dispute between CSN, shareholder
Mon, 21 May 2018 05:59:00 GMT
SAO PAULO, May 21 Reuters - Brazils CVM securities regulator has opened an administrative ... was secretly serving the interests of notorious (CSN) opponent Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp , adding that CSN executives acted lawfully.
https://www.reuters.com/article/siderurgica-naci-lawsuit/brazil-regulator-investigates-dispute-between-csn-shareholder-idUSL2N1SS0DV%3ffeedType%3dRSS&c=2180638935759723509&mkt=en-gb


Steel company looks like artist's palette from high in the sky
Fri, 18 May 2018 16:01:00 GMT
Crude steel production reaches 7.18 million tons annually here ... To insure that each source of iron ore, which comes from countries such as Australia or Brazil, is of high quality and to evenly balance out the finished product, it is necessary to ...
http://www.asahi.com/ajw/articles/AJ201805180047.html&c=14911761370419016567&mkt=en-gb


Turkey to respond to US over steel, aluminum tariffs: Economy ...
Fri, 18 May 2018 08:52:00 GMT
The White House also said it had reached a deal with South Korea over steel imports. Other deals were reached with Argentina, Australia and Brazil, with details to come once the agreements are finalized.
http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/turkey-to-respond-to-us-over-steel-aluminum-tariffs-economy-ministry-sources-132000&c=17328396759761355978&mkt=en-gb


Paxocean, Newport Shipping Group sign cooperation agreement
Thu, 17 May 2018 23:29:00 GMT
Newport Shipping Group already has cooperation agreements in place with the Zhoushan Longshan and Fujian Huadong shipyards in China, and the Cicek Shipyard, in Tuzla, Turkey. The company is also in the process of finalising agreements with other yards ...
https://steelguru.com/logistic/paxocean-newport-shipping-group-sign-cooperation-agreement/509691&c=17043983988766157879&mkt=en-gb


New report examines the iron ore fines market
Thu, 17 May 2018 03:00:00 GMT
Vendors mentioned as Metso, Vale, Arya Group, Gulf Industrial Investment, National Iranian Steel, Australasian Resources, Baotou Iron & Steel, Stemcor Holdings, Companhia Siderurgica Nacional, LKAB, Kemira Iron Ore Fines Market Leading vendors (Key Players ...
https://www.whatech.com/market-research/industrial/469748-new-report-examines-the-iron-ore-fines-market&c=442459948034842890&mkt=en-gb


Chinese steel mills face tough 2020 emissions targets under draft ...
Thu, 17 May 2018 02:22:00 GMT
However, the Hebei cities of Tangshan and Handan, where hundreds of steel plants are located, may apply for an extension until 2022, the document said. It said these cities faced a heavy task to complete ultra-low emission upgrading. Signs of smog ...
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/2146553/chinese-steel-mills-face-tough-2020-emissions-targets&c=8432123376251287356&mkt=en-gb


BHP Billiton to be sued by investors over dam collapse that caused ...
Wed, 16 May 2018 19:26:00 GMT
When the Fundo dam broke in 2015, waste from an iron ore mine operated by Samarco, a joint venture between BHP and its partner Vale, devastated the local area in Minas Gerais state. A red wave of clay, sand and water polluted miles of river, killing ...
https://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/news/bhp-billiton-samarcoi-dam-collapse-legal-action-brazil-environmental-disaster-a8354126.html&c=2596041344298136498&mkt=en-gb


Steel Ingot Market Growth 2018 Outlook, Trends, Forecast and ...
Wed, 16 May 2018 17:30:00 GMT
U.S. Steel Corporation, IMIDRO, Rizhao Steel, Fangda Steel, EVRAZ, MMK, Baotou Steel. Download Sample Brochure of Steel Ingot Market spread across 122 pages, profiling 30 companies and supported with Tables & Figures is now available at https ...
http://www.sbwire.com/press-releases/steel-ingot-market-growth-2018-outlook-trends-forecast-and-analysis-to-2025-977370.htm&c=8175195829895513134&mkt=en-gb


China's Weichai to buy 20-pct stake in fuel cell maker Ceres ...
Wed, 16 May 2018 09:22:00 GMT
JINAN, May 16 (Xinhua) -- Weichai Power ... and is manufactured using conventional materials such as steel, meaning that it can be mass produced at an affordable price. China has set very ambitious targets to significantly reduce air pollution, and ...
http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-05/16/c_137184311.htm&c=16102515754390442031&mkt=en-gb


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