Higher costs in dry season lower Nov operating rates at silicon plants

Rates dipped 6.2 percentage points from Oct, to 50.6% in Nov

Data Analysis

05:38:05PM Dec 13, 2018

Operating rates Silicon
Stable foreign demand little changes manganese exports in Oct

This was despite falling prices of manganese in Oct

Data Analysis

03:27:35PM Dec 13, 2018

Market commentary Tradeflow Manganese
Jan-Oct lithium-ion battery installed capacity up 90.2% YoY 

The increase was mostly attributed to electric passenger vehicles

Data Analysis

06:17:15PM Dec 12, 2018

Market commentary Lithium-ion batter Installed capacity
Passenger car sales dip for 6 straight months in Nov

CPCA data showed that about 2.02 million passenger cars were sold in Nov, down 18% from Nov 2017

Data Analysis

10:48:57AM Dec 11, 2018

Market commentary New Energy Vehicle Passenger car
More manganese mills in Songtao approved to resume from Dec 5

This was according to the third batch of approval that allowed local manganese plants and miners to come back to operation

Industry News

02:57:18PM Dec 07, 2018

Market commentary Environmental protection drive
NEV market to expand lithium-ion battery production by 23%

Output is expected to reach 12.1 billion units this year

Industry News

03:09:15PM Dec 06, 2018

Market commentary Lithium battery
Report: Trade dispute lowers Jan-Sep car imports by 4.2% YoY

China imported 847,000 automobiles in Jan-Sep, down 4.2% from the same period in 2017

Industry News

11:56:22AM Dec 05, 2018

Market commentary Tradeflow Automobile
Shenyang eyes 300,000 of NEV capacity by 2020

The city also plans to put 20,000 NEVs into use by 2020

Industry News

04:05:01PM Dec 04, 2018

Market commentary New Energy Vehicle
Heavy smog over north, north-west, east China Nov 30-Dec 3

Smog will descend on the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region, Fenwei plain, Yangtze River delta region

Industry News

10:41:11AM Nov 30, 2018

Environmental protection drive Pollution
Jiangsu escalates smog alerts to orange from Nov 26

Jiangsu issued blue alerts on CST 18:00 Saturday Nov 24 and escalated the alerts to yellow on CST 10:00 Sunday Nov 25

Industry News

04:11:08PM Nov 27, 2018

Environmental protection drive
Higher costs in dry season lower Nov operating rates at silicon plants

Higher costs in dry season lower Nov operating rates at silicon plants

Rates dipped 6.2 percentage points from Oct, to 50.6% in Nov

05:38:05PM Dec 13, 2018

Data Analysis

Operating rates Silicon
Stable foreign demand little changes manganese exports in Oct

Stable foreign demand little changes manganese exports in Oct

This was despite falling prices of manganese in Oct

03:27:35PM Dec 13, 2018

Data Analysis

Market commentary Tradeflow Manganese
Jan-Oct lithium-ion battery installed capacity up 90.2% YoY 

Jan-Oct lithium-ion battery installed capacity up 90.2% YoY 

The increase was mostly attributed to electric passenger vehicles

06:17:15PM Dec 12, 2018

Data Analysis

Market commentary Lithium-ion batter Installed capacity
Passenger car sales dip for 6 straight months in Nov

Passenger car sales dip for 6 straight months in Nov

CPCA data showed that about 2.02 million passenger cars were sold in Nov, down 18% from Nov 2017

10:48:57AM Dec 11, 2018

Data Analysis

Market commentary New Energy Vehicle Passenger car
More manganese mills in Songtao approved to resume from Dec 5

More manganese mills in Songtao approved to resume from Dec 5

This was according to the third batch of approval that allowed local manganese plants and miners to come back to operation

02:57:18PM Dec 07, 2018

Industry News

Market commentary Environmental protection drive
NEV market to expand lithium-ion battery production by 23%

NEV market to expand lithium-ion battery production by 23%

Output is expected to reach 12.1 billion units this year

03:09:15PM Dec 06, 2018

Industry News

Market commentary Lithium battery
Report: Trade dispute lowers Jan-Sep car imports by 4.2% YoY

Report: Trade dispute lowers Jan-Sep car imports by 4.2% YoY

China imported 847,000 automobiles in Jan-Sep, down 4.2% from the same period in 2017

11:56:22AM Dec 05, 2018

Industry News

Market commentary Tradeflow Automobile
Shenyang eyes 300,000 of NEV capacity by 2020

Shenyang eyes 300,000 of NEV capacity by 2020

The city also plans to put 20,000 NEVs into use by 2020

04:05:01PM Dec 04, 2018

Industry News

Market commentary New Energy Vehicle
Heavy smog over north, north-west, east China Nov 30-Dec 3

Heavy smog over north, north-west, east China Nov 30-Dec 3

Smog will descend on the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region, Fenwei plain, Yangtze River delta region

10:41:11AM Nov 30, 2018

Industry News

Environmental protection drive Pollution
Jiangsu escalates smog alerts to orange from Nov 26

Jiangsu escalates smog alerts to orange from Nov 26

Jiangsu issued blue alerts on CST 18:00 Saturday Nov 24 and escalated the alerts to yellow on CST 10:00 Sunday Nov 25

04:11:08PM Nov 27, 2018

Industry News

Environmental protection drive