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  1. 2017-06-06
  2. US ITC to conduct full 'sunset' review on silicon imports from China
  3. The US International Trade Commission has voted to conduct a full five-year "sunset" review on the antidumping duty order on silicon metal from China, the agency said Monday. ITC Vice Chair...
  1. 2017-06-05
  2. China to set up combustible ice bases for industrial development
  3. China will set up two to four large combustible ice bases for industrial development, the Ministry of Land and Resources (MOLR) said Friday. The government will also formulate regulation and other in...
  1. 2017-06-02
  2. Japan Q3 aluminum premiums seen to fall amid rebalancing ahead of China output cuts
  3. Market participants involved in negotiations for Japan's third-quarter aluminum premiums, seen to fall from Q2, described the talks as supply-demand rebalancing ahead of China's output cuts expected ...
  1. 2017-06-01
  2. Analysis: China's gasoil exports to rebound as Beijing hands out new quotas
  3. China's gasoil exports fell sharply in April from the previous month's record high, as a cocktail of lower stocks and reduced output at home prompted refiners to keep more barrels for local use, but ...
  1. 2017-05-31
  2. Analysis: China steel mill spreads make strong pre-holiday recovery
  3. A combination of firming Chinese export steel prices and softer import iron ore pushed up indicative China steel industry margins before this week's public holidays, according to S&P Global Platt...
  1. 2017-05-27
  2. China's mixed aromatics imports set to dip in May after record high in April
  3. China's mixed aromatics imports were expected to retreat in May after hitting a record high in April, then rebound strongly in June, mirroring talk about the introduction of a consumption tax on the ...
  1. 2017-05-26
  2. Spot zinc TCs for Chinese smelters in May surge $20/mt from Apr
  3. Spot treatment charges for imported zinc concentrates for Chinese zinc smelters stood at $40-$50/mt in May, up $20/mt from $20-$30/mt in April, as domestic concentrate supply slightly improved, with ...
  1. 2017-05-25
  2. China's Apr alumina imports jump 146% on year to 250,000 mt; exports fall 64%
  3. China's import of alumina, or aluminum oxide, rose to 250,000 mt in April, up 146.1% year on year, according to General Administration of Customs data released Wednesday. The April imports, however, ...
  1. 2017-05-24
  2. hina's Sinopec settles May paraxylene CP at Yuan 6,840/mt, down Yuan 90 from Apr
  3. State-owned China Petroleum and Chemical Corp, or Sinopec, has settled its May paraxylene contract price at Yuan 6,840/mt, down Yuan 90/mt from the April settlement, market sources said Tuesday. The ...
  1. 2017-05-23
  2. China's domestic silicon price gets support from rising demand amid tight market: CNIA
  3. Overseas traders have started placing orders for Chinese silicon metal for June amid a tight market, giving a boost to domestic prices of 553 grade, China Nonferrous Metals Industry Association said ...
  1. 2017-05-22
  2. China's April raw coal production jumps 10% on year to 290 mil mt: NBS
  3. China's raw coal production rose 9.9% year on year to 290 million mt in April, National Bureau of Statistics data released Wednesday showed. Over January-April, raw coal production rose 2.5% year on ...
  1. 2017-05-19
  2. Crude stocks at China's Shandong ports rise on maintenance at independent refineries
  3. Crude oil stocks at major ports in eastern China's Shandong province had risen to a 13-month high because of heavy maintenance at independent refineries and high crude imports in the previous months,...
  1. 2017-05-18
  2. China's April nonferrous metals output rises 5% on year to 4.51 mil mt: NBS
  3. China's April output of 10 nonferrous metals totaled 4.51 million mt, up 5% year on year, according to National Bureau of Statistics data released Monday. The 10 nonferrous metals are copper, aluminu...
  1. 2017-05-17
  2. China's Apr crude steel output hits record high, up 5% on year at 72.78 mil mt
  3. China's crude steel output in April hit a fresh historical high of 72.78 million mt, up 4.9% year on year, data released by the National Bureau of Statistics Monday showed. The daily crude steel outp...
  1. 2017-05-15
  2. China's Sinopec settles May paraxylene CP at Yuan 6,900/mt, down Yuan 30/mt from Apr
  3. State-owned China Petroleum and Chemical Corp (Sinopec) has settled its May paraxylene contract price at Yuan 6,900/mt, down Yuan 30/mt from the April settlement, a market source said Friday. The pri...