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Lower grade iron ore prices hit multi-year highs
Sun, 17 Mar 2019 14:04:00 GMT
In contrast, mid and higher grades fell quite sharply. Steel prices weakened as output restrictions in Tangshan, China's largest steel production hub, were removed. Lower steel prices, helping to
https://au.finance.yahoo.com/news/lower-grade-iron-ore-prices-204649512.html&c=7064775299862472159&mkt=en-gb


Brexit, trade talks amp up ASX jitters
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:08:00 GMT
Demand was further supported after Chinese policymakers relaxed restrictions on sintering output int he steel-making hub of Tangshan. We expect iron ore prices will spike its the $US90s as supply
https://www.smh.com.au/business/markets/brexit-trade-talks-amp-up-asx-jitters-20190315-p514np.html%3fref%3drss&c=17224240243773398442&mkt=en-gb


Iron ore prices tipped to head back above $US90 a tonne as supply ...
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 18:10:00 GMT
Falling steel stockpiles drove optimism that Chinas steel production ... policymakers relaxed restrictions on sintering output in the steelmaking hub of Tangshan. The jump comes after prices for
https://www.theaustralian.com.au/business/markets/iron-ore-prices-tipped-to-head-back-above-us90-a-tonne-as-supply-concerns-simmer/news-story/1c92c2f8a0b20c035b9505562ba01ef4&c=16304086075047304752&mkt=en-gb


Iron ore prices jump as Chinese steel production ramps up
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 14:31:00 GMT
The Chinese steel hub of Tangshan removed emergency restrictions on sinter plants, which had been in place since the start of the month. Tangshan, located in China's Hebei province, its the largest
https://au.finance.yahoo.com/news/iron-ore-prices-jump-chinese-203149027.html&c=10257294789514136556&mkt=en-gb


Hunan man makes concrete pipe inn
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 09:19:00 GMT
The man surnamed Long, 28, used to serve in the army and now runs a home agritainment inn in Shaoshan, Central China's Hunan province ... He used planks to form the tube frame fastened by steel bars
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/a/201903/14/WS5c8a1c91a3106c65c34eea80.html&c=1545576707075236194&mkt=en-gb


China January-February steel output rises from December on strong ...
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 22:12:00 GMT
The cities of Tangshan and Wuan in the major steel-making province of Hebei have already stepped up production restrictions on heavy industry for March. Weekly utilisation rates at steel mills
https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-china-economy-output-steel/china-january-february-steel-output-rises-from-december-on-strong-margins-idUKKCN1QV06X&c=2051566977443533702&mkt=en-gb


Sintering capacity resumes as Tangshan lifts red alert on smog
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:33:00 GMT
SHANGHAI, Mar 14 (SMM) The weather bureau of China's steel capital of Tangshan lifted the red alert on smog for two key areas, on 20:00 CST Wednesday March 13. This allowed local sintering machines
https://news.metal.com/newscontent/100881972/Sintering-capacity-resumes-as-Tangshan-lifts-red-alert-on-smog/&c=11910838069450215169&mkt=en-gb


China January-February crude steel output rises 9 percent on ...
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 20:01:00 GMT
The cities of Tangshan and Wu'an in the major steel-making province of Hebei have already stepped up production restrictions on heavy industry for March. Weekly utilisation rates at steel mills across
https://uk.finance.yahoo.com/news/china-january-february-crude-steel-output-rises-9-022802792--finance.html&c=6798156241348365800&mkt=en-gb


SEAISI Press Release
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Thailand's steel demand to increase to 19 million tons in
http://www.seaisi.org/news_details.php?nid=8403


IRON ORE DAILY: Prices rebound amid futures gains, Vale supply ...
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 20:24:00 GMT
In China, a visit by a deputy minister of ecology & the environment to the Tangshan steel hub led to the dismissal of a local official for poor control over air pollution, according to a Chinese mill
https://www.fastmarkets.com/article/3863709/iron-ore-daily-prices-rebound-amid-futures-gains-vale-supply-concerns&c=11974902710950579963&mkt=en-gb


China iron ore futures hit lowest in March so far on steel curbs
Mon, 11 Mar 2019 09:34:00 GMT
Officials in 28 northern Chinese cities, including in the top steelmaking city of Tangshan, face central government evaluations at the end of March on their performance in curbing air pollution over
http://www.mining.com/web/china-iron-ore-futures-hit-lowest-march-far-steel-curbs/&c=13048999058167988698&mkt=en-gb


Chinas steelmaking raw materials dip on demand concern
Sun, 10 Mar 2019 13:51:00 GMT
Iron ore demand at Chinese steel mills may wane, with the countrys top steelmaking region of Hebei setting capacity reductions in 2019 and 2020 as it seeks to improve air quality. The top steelmaking
https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/chinas-steelmaking-raw-materials-dip-on-demand-concern/&c=1162177798273063693&mkt=en-gb


Look whos ready to fight Trumps trade war now
Sat, 09 Mar 2019 13:11:00 GMT
Even big American capital which, outside of the steel industry ... brought down the Chinese state-owned chipmaking company Fujian Jinhua, which has announced it will have to cease production
http://socialistworker.org/2019/03/09/look-whos-ready-to-fight-trumps-trade-war-now&c=14212982304215298197&mkt=en-gb


Commerce investigates fabricated structural steel imports
Fri, 08 Mar 2019 17:15:00 GMT
A complaint from the American Institute of Steel Construction results in the U.S. Department of Commerce investigating Canada, China, and Mexico for the dumping and subsidization of fabricated structural
https://www.thefabricator.com/blog/commerce-investigates-fabricated-structural-steel-imports


China's iron ore imports hit 10-month low in February on holiday ...
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 21:41:00 GMT
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
https://uk.reuters.com/article/us-china-economy-trade-ironore/chinas-iron-ore-imports-hit-10-month-low-in-february-on-holiday-break-idUSKCN1QP0GF&c=12649547398824804794&mkt=en-gb


China steel rebounds as top producer region Hebei to cut capacity
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 14:35:00 GMT
The province, home to major steel hubs such as Tangshan and Handan, produced more than a quarter of last years output in China, the worlds biggest steelmaker. The most-active construction steel
https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/china-steel-rebounds-as-top-producer-region-hebei-to-cut-capacity/&c=4989605920626684302&mkt=en-gb


Iron ore gets a boost from higher steel prices
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 12:58:00 GMT
Chinese steel and iron ore futures rebounded on the news, but have since given back those gains. Output restrictions in Chinese city of Tangshan were due to be removed on Wednesday. HSBC says recent
https://www.businessinsider.com.au/iron-ore-price-hebei-steel-capacity-tangshan-2019-3&c=18438560735273741011&mkt=en-gb


China's Hebei to cut steel capacity in 2019-2020 to improve air ...
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 20:47:00 GMT
Home to major steel hubs such as Tangshan and Handan, Hebeis average PM2.5 concentration in 2018 was 56 micrograms, according to government air quality data. The annual average was down 13
https://uk.reuters.com/article/us-china-parliament-steel/chinas-hebei-to-cut-steel-capacity-in-2019-2020-to-improve-air-quality-party-official-idUKKCN1QO0A9&c=349243556493800910&mkt=en-gb


Chinas iron ore futures fall as anti-smog measures weigh
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 17:03:00 GMT
Prices of Chinas steel-making raw materials dropped on Wednesday after the top steelmaking city of Tangshan maintained the highest smog alert amid unfavourable weather conditions, while the
https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/chinas-iron-ore-futures-fall-as-anti-smog-measures-weigh/&c=11732141906690111315&mkt=en-gb


China's iron ore futures fall as anti-smog measures weigh
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 13:05:00 GMT
Prices of China's steel-making raw materials dropped on Wednesday after the top steelmaking city of Tangshan maintained the highest smog alert amid unfavourable weather conditions, while the
http://www.mining.com/web/chinas-iron-ore-futures-fall-anti-smog-measures-weigh/&c=9270289061567474464&mkt=en-gb


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