AU PB F(Fe61.5) 79 - | BR SFCJ(Fe66) 89 - | CL F(Fe63.5) 80 - | IN F(Fe63.5) 81 - | IR F(Fe60) 61 - | MAS F(Fe58) 63 - | RUS P(Fe65) 109 - | RSA F(Fe65) 83 -
US$ 1=RMB6.1435Oct 21, 2014 Tuesday
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CISA: Only 14 of 88 Major Steelmakers Incur Losses in Aug

UMETAL-CHINA, Chinese steel mills see benefits recovering slightly after suffering industry-wide losses. According to the China Iron and Steel Association (CISA), the 88 member steelmakers got a profit of RMB4.604 billion in Aug, registering a profit margin of 1.52%. Only 14 ones were in the red with a total loss of RMB927 million, leading the ratio of loss-making steelmakers down to 15.91%.

"The steel sector showed a sign of revival in Aug. Steelmakers' short-term loans and asset-liab...Full Article

BF Operating Rate in Tangshan Down in th...

UMETAL-CHINA, According to the latest research done by Umetal among 148 blast furnaces in Tangshan area, 11 of the bl...Full Article

Umetal: Change in Indian FeCr Output to ...

UMETAL-CHINA, At the end of this July, Indian Tata Steel chose to shut down its ferrochrome (FeCr) plants in Odishi o...Full Article

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