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China 2019 crude steel output jumps 8.3%, sets second straight annual record

17 Jan 2020

BEIJING Crude steel production in China climbed to a record just shy of 1 billion tonnes in 2019, boosted by a resilient property market and robust demand as Beijing beefed up infrastructure spending in a bid to weather a slowdown in economic growth.

China 2019 crude steel output jumps 8.3%, sets second straight annual record

17 Jan 2020

BEIJING Crude steel production in China climbed to a record just shy of 1 billion tonnes in 2019, boosted by a resilient property market and robust demand as Beijing beefed up infrastructure spending in a bid to weather a slowdown in economic growth.

China's 2019 iron ore imports rise to second-highest ever

14 Jan 2020

BEIJING China's iron ore imports rose 0.47% in 2019 to hover just below their all-time annual peak, fueled by strong demand at steel mills and a second-half recovery in shipments from big miners after disruptions earlier in the year.

China's 2019 iron ore imports rise to second-highest ever

14 Jan 2020

BEIJING China's iron ore imports rose 0.47% in 2019 to hover just below their all-time annual peak, fuelled by strong demand at steel mills and a second-half recovery in shipments from big miners after disruptions earlier in the year.

China steel mills cut back on high-grade iron ore as margins slump

14 Jan 2020

BEIJING/MANILA China's appetite for high-grade iron ore this winter looks set to drop from the peaks hit in recent years as steel mills try to cut costs and prop up profit margins weighed down by the nation's slowing economy, industry sources said.

Economic slowdown will not change China environment policies: ministry

26 Dec 2019

BEIJING China will maintain its environmental protection goals and will not ease off on trying to achieve them even as the economy slows, an environment ministry official said on Thursday.

China seeks to tackle environmental damage caused by mining

24 Dec 2019

BEIJING China plans to promote investment in repairing environmental damage caused by mining, and wants a mixture of public and private entities to contribute, the Ministry of Natural Resources said on Tuesday.

Commercial pig farm in China jams drone signal to combat swine fever crooks

20 Dec 2019

BEIJING One of China's biggest animal feed producers said it had used a radio transmitter to combat crooks using drones to drop pork products contaminated with African swine fever on its pig farms, as part of a racket to profit from the health scare.

Commercial pig farm in China jams drone signal to combat swine fever crooks

20 Dec 2019

BEIJING One of China's biggest animal feed producers said it had used

Commercial pig farm in China jams drone signal to combat swine fever crooks

20 Dec 2019

BEIJING, Dec 20 One of China's biggest animal feed producers said it had used a radio transmitter to combat crooks using drones to drop pork products contaminated with African swine fever on its pig farms, as part of a racket to profit from the health scare.

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