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  1. 2017-06-23
  2. China's Shagang raises ferrous scrap buying price second time in a week
  3. Jiangsu Shagang Group, China's biggest scrap user, raised its buying prices for ferrous scrap effective Thursday, its second increase in a week, a company source said. After its Yuan 40/mt ($5.85/mt)...
  1. 2017-06-22
  2. US aluminum industry urges Commerce to focus on China imports, exclude Canada, EU
  3. US aluminum industry representatives will urge the Department of Commerce to target Chinese overcapacity and subsidies in both the primary and downstream sectors, and to ensure that any Section 232 t...
  1. 2017-06-16
  2. EPL: No short-term hit on European styrene from any China duties on S Korea product
  3. There will be no short-term impact on the European styrene market from possible anti-dumping duties on Chinese imports of styrene from South Korea, sources said on the sidelines of the European Petro...
  1. 2017-06-15
  2. China may impose anti-dumping duties on styrene monomer imports
  3. China said it was to look at imposing anti-dumping duties (ADDs) on styrene monomer imports from South Korea, in a letter dated Monday. The proposed ADD was a result of a recent petition filed by Chi...
  1. 2017-06-14
  2. China's May crude oil imports soar on increased buying by state-owned refiners
  3. Buying by state-owned refiners pushed up China's crude oil imports in May 15.4% year on year to 37.2 million mt, or 8.8 million b/d, but analysts said they expected crude inflows to ease in June due ...
  1. 2017-06-13
  2. Latin American January-April steel imports from China up 15% on year: Alacero
  3. Latin America imported 2.6 million mt of steel products from China in the first four months of 2017, up 15% year on year, regional steel industry association Alacero said Friday. Of the total, 2.3 mi...
  1. 2017-06-12
  2. China's coal imports in May rise 17% on year to 22.19 million mt
  3. China imported 22.19 million mt of coal -- including lignite, thermal and metallurgical coal -- in May, down 10.45% from the 24.78 million mt imported in April but up 16.61% from the 19.03 million mt...
  1. 2017-06-09
  2. China polypropylene prices may rebound in Q4 on startup delays in H2, firming demand
  3. China's overall 2017 polypropylene demand is about 23.7 million, up a healthy 1.2 million from last year, according to S&P Global Platts Analytics, while the rate of Chinese plant startups have s...
  1. 2017-06-08
  2. Analysis: Sinopec strategy to help China move toward unshackling retail pricing
  3. The unusual move by state-run Sinopec to offer surprisingly high level of discounts on retail oil products in its effort to compete with independent refiners is sending out a strong signal that China...
  1. 2017-06-07
  2. Sinopec cuts eastern China butadiene offers 8% amid glut concerns
  3. China Petroleum and Chemical Corp., or Sinopec, cut its ex-works butadiene offers in eastern China, effective Tuesday to Yuan 7,800/mt, or about $962/mt on an import parity basis, down Yuan 700/mt or...
  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...
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