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China to halt capacity swaps in steel industry from January 24
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 00:00:00 GMT
China will stop approving new capacity and capacity swaps for steel projects from Jan. 24, the countrys state planner said on Thursday, as the government wants to review all the projects first. Crude steel production in China, the worlds top steel producer, climbed to a record high just shy of 1 billion tonnes last year despite Beijings efforts to ease oversupply as some mills used swaps as an excuse to add new capacity. The country has eliminated more than 150 million tonnes of outdated
https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/china-to-halt-capacity-swaps-in-steel-industry-from-january-24/


Official: Iran to Export 10mln Tons of Steel by Yearend
Thu, 23 Jan 2020 04:09:00 GMT
A major global producer and exporter of steel, Iran has sought to increase output despite economic woes that have affected downstream sections of the industry. IMIDRO announced in September that
https://en.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx%3fnn%3d13981103000532&c=13907372870984006293&mkt=en-gb


BHP flags slow down in coal production in Oz due to fires
Wed, 22 Jan 2020 03:07:00 GMT
BHP said approval of the corrective Operating Licence for Samarcos operating activities at its Germano Complex was received ... It said natural gas production also fell 8 percent while iron ore
https://www.iol.co.za/business-report/companies/bhp-flags-slow-down-in-coal-production-in-oz-due-to-fires-41064484&c=3372790380017299832&mkt=en-gb


Bushfires and air quality take toll on BHP coal output
Tue, 21 Jan 2020 04:47:00 GMT
BHP's Australian iron ore output for the three months ending December 30 was 68 million tonnes ... exploration expenses to rise by $US231 million and the group is accounting for a further US$793
https://www.smh.com.au/business/companies/global-miner-bhp-signs-off-on-solid-quarter-as-iron-ore-output-dips-20200121-p53t7j.html&c=6729958509103985935&mkt=en-gb


SEAISI Press Release
Thu, 16 Jan 2020 00:00:00 GMT
China prohibits new capacity in steel sector in 2020
http://www.seaisi.org/news_details.php?nid=9529


SEAISI Press Release
Tue, 14 Jan 2020 00:00:00 GMT
Alarm bells in Beijing as steel production reaches all-time high
http://www.seaisi.org/news_details.php?nid=9511


SEAISI Press Release
Thu, 09 Jan 2020 00:00:00 GMT
China's steel production likely to grow by 4-5% this year: analyst
http://www.seaisi.org/news_details.php?nid=9490


METALS-Shanghai aluminum slips to 2-week low; nickel dives
Thu, 02 Jan 2020 20:34:00 GMT
ALUMINIUM: Chinese supply, meanwhile, continues to rise, with Henan Shenhuo Group putting its new smelter in Yunnan into production ... NICKEL: The metal used to make stainless steel briefly crashed 3
https://www.cnbc.com/2020/01/02/reuters-america-metals-shanghai-aluminum-slips-to-2-week-low-nickel-dives.html&c=10286088131719680&mkt=en-gb


Global crude steel production falls 1.0% in November
Thu, 02 Jan 2020 00:00:00 GMT
Brazils production totaled 2.6 million tons, marking a decline of 10.5%. In early December, U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to impose steel and aluminum tariffs on imports of Brazilian
https://agmetalminer.com/2020/01/02/global-crude-steel-production-falls-1-0-in-november/&c=4730270474475706586&mkt=en-gb


Brazilian Steel Sees 2020 As Turning Point For Demand
Mon, 30 Dec 2019 10:55:00 GMT
A possible positive surprise could come from higher production volumes in the auto industry. The construction industry responsible for 34% of steel consumption in Brazil was hit by a strong
https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/brazilian-steel-sees-2020-as-turning-point-for-demand/&c=8052243692676249491&mkt=en-gb


Henan Shenhuo 150,000 Tonne Wenshan Aluminium Smelter to Start ...
Fri, 27 Dec 2019 02:25:00 GMT
China's Henan Shenhuo Group will at the end of this month put into production the first 150,000 tonnes per year line of its aluminium smelting project in the Wenshan prefecture of Yunnan Province in
https://steelguru.com/metal/henan-shenhuo-150-000-tonne-wenshan-aluminium-smelter-to-start-on-december-31/554301&c=1466847378423400116&mkt=en-gb


Irans Mining Exports Rising YOY
Wed, 25 Dec 2019 06:06:00 GMT
According to the Islamic Republic's Vision Plan, the country's total steel production capacity is to hit 55 million tons a year by 2025, with exports figure expected to reach 10-15 million
https://en.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx%3fnn%3d13981004000871&c=7410311153336075489&mkt=en-gb


Irans Mining Exports Rising YOY
Wed, 25 Dec 2019 06:06:00 GMT
According to IMIDRO, mining sector accounted for 16 percent ... Irans ministry of industry issued a report showing that production of crude steel, including blooms, billets, and slabs, had
https://en.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx%3fnn%3d13981004000871&c=7410311153336075489&mkt=en-gb


SEAISI Press Release
Mon, 23 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT
China stainless steel production growth to slow in 2020
http://www.seaisi.org/news_details.php?nid=9454


SEAISI Press Release
Thu, 19 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Chinese Jiangsu Delong's second phase cold-rolled stainless steel production line to complete installment in early Ja
http://www.seaisi.org/news_details.php?nid=9445


Benteler to close Bottrop tube plant
Mon, 16 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Benteler says it plans to close its Bottrop welded tube plant in 2022. The firm has provided details of its plan announced in November for a restructuring and associated job cuts at its Steel/Tube division. Bottrop capacities will be gradually reduced from 2020. Most production will be successively transferred to Schloss Neuhaus and Paderborn.
http://eurometal.net/benteler-to-close-bottrop-tube-plant/


SEAISI Press Release
Mon, 09 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT
China Macro & Metals: Steel output falls, but property creates bright spots
http://www.seaisi.org/news_details.php?nid=9393


PRESS RELEASE - EUROFER supports EU WTO action on Indonesia
Fri, 22 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Brussels, 22 November 2019 The EU has launched a WTO challenge against Indonesian export restrictions on the raw materials used in stainless steel production. The European Steel Association (EUROFER) welcomes the announcement by the European Commission that they are taking Indonesia to the WTO in order to protest against the distortive effects of these
http://www.eurofer.eu/News&Events/Press%20releases/PRESS%20RELEASE%20EUROFER%20supports%20EU%20WTO%20ac.fhtml


MMK's Industrial Park will get new plant
Wed, 13 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT
A plant for the production of high-strength steel wire products will be built in the MMK Industrial Park.
http://eng.mmk.ru/press_center/76665/


U.S. Raw Steel Production Skids as Capacity Stays Below 80%
Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Capacity utilization, a key metric in the steel industry, remained below the important 80% level for the third straight
https://www.zacks.com/stock/news/527618/US-Raw-Steel-Production-Skids-as-Capacity-Stays-Below-80


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