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China's outcast steel machines find unwelcome home in Southeast Asia

17 Dec 2018

MANILA China banned induction furnaces last year in a crackdown on polluting producers of low-quality steel, but these machines have made their way to parts of Southeast Asia, hitting domestic steelmakers and fuelling safety and environmental concerns.

UPDATE 1-Shanghai steel snaps 3-day fall on talk Tangshan eyeing more output curbs

12 Dec 2018

* Top Chinese steelmaking city plans avg 40 pct output cut (Updates prices)

Shanghai steel snaps 3-day fall on talk Tangshan eyeing more output curbs

12 Dec 2018

MANILA, Dec 12 Chinese steel prices climbed more than 2 percent on Wednesday, recovering from three days of losses, with top steelmaking city Tangshan planning further production cuts this month as it races to meet its air quality target this year.

China steel prices extend losses on worries over slower demand

11 Dec 2018

MANILA Chinese steel futures dropped for a third consecutive session on Tuesday on concerns that slower demand will persist next year, with prices of steelmaking raw materials coking coal and coke retreating.

China steel prices extend slide on worries over slower demand

11 Dec 2018

* Slow auto sales, infrastructure investment weigh on consumption

RPT-With steel waste in crosshairs, China extends its war on pollution

10 Dec 2018

* Industrial waste such as steel slag increasingly being targetted

Shanghai steel falls for 2nd session as China output seen at record high

10 Dec 2018

MANILA Chinese steel futures dropped for a second straight session on Monday, pressured by high supply that has shrunk profit margins at steel producers and curbed appetite for raw material iron ore.

With steel waste in crosshairs, China extends its war on pollution

10 Dec 2018

ANSHAN, China/MANILA China's self-styled war on pollution is extending to a new front: the solid waste that makes up thousands of slag heaps around the country, a byproduct of its record steel output.

Shanghai steel falls for 2nd session as China output seen at record high

10 Dec 2018

MANILA, Dec 10 Chinese steel futures dropped for a second straight session on Monday, pressured by high supply that has shrunk profit margins at steel producers and curbed appetite for raw material iron ore.

UPDATE 1-China coking coal rallies to 15-month high amid tighter supply

07 Dec 2018

* Safety inspections curb output at China's coal mines (Recasts, adds analyst comment, updates prices)

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