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    About 65% To 70% Of Nickel Is Expected To Be Sold To The Battery Industry In 2018 BHP Billiton CEO Andrew Mackenzie stated that he hopes to sell its Nick West nickel company in Australia as soon as possible. He also said that even if the current and future development prospects of the electric vehicle […]   Read More >>
    China Customs Captures 4.8 Billion Yuan for Smuggling of Iron and Steel Scrap From the evening of June 4 to the morning of the 5th, the Customs launched a centralized operation to crack down on smuggling of iron and steel scrap from export smuggling, arresting 245 criminal suspects and verifying that approximately 2.41 million tons […]   Read More >>
    South Korean POSCO’s Stainless Steel Production Rises In Q1 2018 POSCO produced around 960,000 tons of stainless steel in the first quarter this year, up by 50.4% year on year. But the sales value of stainless steel production fell by 2.9% to around 2.5 trillion won over the same period a year ago. In 2017, […]   Read More >>
    A Milestone For EGA Emirates Global Aluminium, the largest industrial company in the United Arab Emirates outside oil and gas, announced that has surpassed the 30 million tonnes mark in cast metal produced. The aluminium EGA is producing is a key component in helping to make modern life possible through its use in construction, the […]   Read More >>
    China’s May Spot Zinc Treatment Charges Flat On Month At USD 15 To 25 / Million Tonne Platts reported that spot zinc treatment charges for Chinese smelters are unchanged in May from the month before at USD 15 to USD 25/ million tonne. Chinese industry sources said this is higher than in January, when TCs […]   Read More >>
    US industry is materially injured by reason of imports The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) has determined that US industry is materially injured by reason of imports of carbon and certain alloy steel wire rod from Italy, Korea, Spain, Turkey, and the United Kingdom that the US Department of Commerce (Commerce) has determined are […]   Read More >>