Hainan province to ban sales of diesel, petrol cars from Mar 1

Hainan aims to eliminate diesel, petrol cars by 2030

Industry News

03:29:28PM yesterday

New-energy vehicles Electric vehicles
Earlier issuance of local bonds to buoy steel market in Q2

The move was to offset weakness in January's exports and in broader economic growth

Industry News

11:44:57AM yesterday

Government policy Steel
Hebei raises steel capacity cuts for 2019

It plans to cut 14 million mt of steel capacity in 2019

Industry News

02:06:25PM Jan 15, 2019

Steel Supply-side reform
US-China trade surplus hit record high in 2018

China's surplus with the US rose 17% from a year ago to hit $323.32 billion in 2018

Data Analysis

03:12:28PM Jan 14, 2019

Tradeflow
Beijing, Tianjin, Hebei to face above-average levels of pollution Jan 10-14

This will also affect the majority of Henan province, the west of Shandong province, and cities in Fen-wei plain

Industry News

10:26:47AM Jan 10, 2019

Environmental protection drive
Report: Tesla begins construction on factory in Shanghai 

The electric carmaker aims to produce 250,000 pure electric cars per year in the first phase

Industry News

10:38:32AM Jan 08, 2019

Market commentary
Dezhou, Shandong to suspend construction for winter on Jan 11

Frequent warnings about pollution and severe weather in winter threatened workplace safety and lowered operating rates

Industry News

02:23:49PM Jan 03, 2019

Market commentary
Downstream nickel PMI rises from Nov to 46.91 in Dec

This was 6.75 higher from Nov but remained below 50, which separates expansion from contraction, for two consecutive months

Data Analysis

06:11:03PM Jan 02, 2019

PMI Market commentary Nickel
Tangshan to extend level-II smog alert till Jan 3

The alert was expected to be lifted after Dec 31

Industry News

01:50:06PM Dec 29, 2018

Tangshan Smog alert
Eight solid-waste items listed as restricted imports from Jul 2019

Scrap steel, copper, and aluminium were included

Industry News

11:56:48AM Dec 29, 2018

Government policy Solid waste
Hainan province to ban sales of diesel, petrol cars from Mar 1

Hainan province to ban sales of diesel, petrol cars from Mar 1

Hainan aims to eliminate diesel, petrol cars by 2030

03:29:28PM yesterday

Industry News

New-energy vehicles Electric vehicles
Earlier issuance of local bonds to buoy steel market in Q2

Earlier issuance of local bonds to buoy steel market in Q2

The move was to offset weakness in January's exports and in broader economic growth

11:44:57AM yesterday

Industry News

Government policy Steel
Hebei raises steel capacity cuts for 2019

Hebei raises steel capacity cuts for 2019

It plans to cut 14 million mt of steel capacity in 2019

02:06:25PM Jan 15, 2019

Industry News

Steel Supply-side reform
US-China trade surplus hit record high in 2018

US-China trade surplus hit record high in 2018

China's surplus with the US rose 17% from a year ago to hit $323.32 billion in 2018

03:12:28PM Jan 14, 2019

Data Analysis

Tradeflow
Beijing, Tianjin, Hebei to face above-average levels of pollution Jan 10-14

Beijing, Tianjin, Hebei to face above-average levels of pollution Jan 10-14

This will also affect the majority of Henan province, the west of Shandong province, and cities in Fen-wei plain

10:26:47AM Jan 10, 2019

Industry News

Environmental protection drive
Report: Tesla begins construction on factory in Shanghai 

Report: Tesla begins construction on factory in Shanghai 

The electric carmaker aims to produce 250,000 pure electric cars per year in the first phase

10:38:32AM Jan 08, 2019

Industry News

Market commentary
Dezhou, Shandong to suspend construction for winter on Jan 11

Dezhou, Shandong to suspend construction for winter on Jan 11

Frequent warnings about pollution and severe weather in winter threatened workplace safety and lowered operating rates

02:23:49PM Jan 03, 2019

Industry News

Market commentary
Downstream nickel PMI rises from Nov to 46.91 in Dec

Downstream nickel PMI rises from Nov to 46.91 in Dec

This was 6.75 higher from Nov but remained below 50, which separates expansion from contraction, for two consecutive months

06:11:03PM Jan 02, 2019

Data Analysis

PMI Market commentary Nickel
Tangshan to extend level-II smog alert till Jan 3

Tangshan to extend level-II smog alert till Jan 3

The alert was expected to be lifted after Dec 31

01:50:06PM Dec 29, 2018

Industry News

Tangshan Smog alert
Eight solid-waste items listed as restricted imports from Jul 2019

Eight solid-waste items listed as restricted imports from Jul 2019

Scrap steel, copper, and aluminium were included

11:56:48AM Dec 29, 2018

Industry News

Government policy Solid waste