09 September 2021
Export prices for China-origin caustic calcined magnesia and dead burned magnesia have increased because of higher production costs and a strict regime of environmental regulations, Fastmarkets has heard.
08 September 2021
China’s exports of finished steel products fell by more than 10% month on month in August, preliminary Chinese customs data showed on Tuesday September 7. By Tianran Zhao.
03 September 2021
The continuing shortage of container freight space and vessels could intensify further in the coming weeks, shippers of ferrous scrap told Fastmarkets this week.
02 September 2021
The local government in the city of Anshan, in China’s Liaoning province, has pushed forward its plan for the consolidation of the magnesite industry in Haicheng and Xiuyan, and was expected to eliminate 26 awards of magnesite mining rights, according to official news on Thursday September 2.
11 August 2021
China’s magnesia export prices were broadly stable in the week to Tuesday August 10, with little market activity and only a few deals booked, while higher freight fees continued to create delays in global logistics.
02 August 2021
UK-registered refractory company Vesuvius increased its revenue in the first six months of 2021. But prices were set to rise, to offset higher freight costs and inflationary pressures on raw material prices, the company reported on Thursday July 29.