Tangshan level-II smog alert for Jan 17-19 to affect sintering machines

Sintering machines in steel plants assessed as Categories B and C were required to cut capacity by 50% and 60%

Industry News

02:54:24PM yesterday

Environmental protection drive Steel plants
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 Jan 16, 2019

New-energy vehicles Electric vehicles
China to ban new project expansions in steel, cement, flat glass

The effort will consolidate cuts of overcapacity and to upgrade industries

Industry News

01:59:08PM Jan 16, 2019

Government policy Steel Overcapacity cut
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 Jan 16, 2019

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
Winter suspension of construction grows rebar stocks

Eased impact of winter cuts grew production at steel mills, and this also accounted for the higher inventories

Industry News

10:07:51AM Jan 04, 2019

Inventory data Rebar
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
Tangshan level-II smog alert for Jan 17-19 to affect sintering machines

Tangshan level-II smog alert for Jan 17-19 to affect sintering machines

Sintering machines in steel plants assessed as Categories B and C were required to cut capacity by 50% and 60%

02:54:24PM yesterday

Industry News

Environmental protection drive Steel plants
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 Jan 16, 2019

Industry News

New-energy vehicles Electric vehicles
China to ban new project expansions in steel, cement, flat glass

China to ban new project expansions in steel, cement, flat glass

The effort will consolidate cuts of overcapacity and to upgrade industries

01:59:08PM Jan 16, 2019

Industry News

Government policy Steel Overcapacity cut
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 Jan 16, 2019

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
Winter suspension of construction grows rebar stocks

Winter suspension of construction grows rebar stocks

Eased impact of winter cuts grew production at steel mills, and this also accounted for the higher inventories

10:07:51AM Jan 04, 2019

Industry News

Inventory data Rebar
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