BEIJING, Nov 21 Iron ore futures in China fell
on Thursday amid uncertainty on whether China and the United
States could reach a "phase one" trade deal agreement this year.
* Spot deal to be settled on DCE iron ore prices,
BEIJING, Nov 14 China's steel output fell to a
seven-month low in October, official data showed on Thursday, as
operations at mills were crimped by a week-long national holiday
and shrinking profits.
BEIJING/LONDON China's Jingye Group said on Monday it has reached a provisional deal to buy British Steel and promised to invest 1.2 billion pounds ($1.5 billion) over the next decade and save thousands of jobs.
BEIJING/SHANGHAI, Nov 8 China's iron ore imports
in October fell for the first time in four months, customs data
showed on Friday, as shrinking profit margins reduced demand for
the raw material at steel mills.
BEIJING China's imports of semi-finished steel surged in September as a crackdown on scrap shipments saw Chinese buyers scoop up alternative forms of the metal from other Asian countries at favorable prices.
* Tianqi has loss of 53.9 mln yuan in Q3, first since Q1
BEIJING China's steel sector fragmentation is worsening, an industry official said on Tuesday, citing unplanned new capacity at small mills undermining government efforts to restructure and merge companies in the huge industry.
BEIJING Rio Tinto, one of the world's top iron ore miners, signed its first spot trading contract denominated in Chinese Renminbi on Friday, in an effort to diversify procurement channels for Chinese customers.
BEIJING, Oct 11 Rio Tinto, one
of the world's top iron ore miners, signed its first spot
trading contract denominated in Chinese Renminbi on Friday, in
an effort to diversify procurement channels for Chinese