Eli Lilly and Co said on Tuesday its treatment, Verzenio, met the trial goal of reducing the risk of early-stage breast cancer returning, sending the company's shares up 11%.
BEIJING, May 21 China will start selling corn
from its state reserves on May 28, the National Grain Trade
Centre said late Wednesday, a move long awaited by the market as
supplies of the grain tighten.
BEIJING China is set to speed up purchases of U.S. farm goods and will implement the Phase 1 trade deal with the United States, an executive at state-owned agriculture trading house COFCO said at an online industry conference on Thursday.
BEIJING China's steel exports in the second quarter of 2020 are expected to fall as the coronavirus outbreak spreads to other countries, the China Iron and Steel Association (CISA) said in an online briefing on Wednesday.
BEIJING, April 22 China's steel exports in the
second quarter of 2020 are expected to fall as the coronavirus
outbreak spreads to other countries, the China Iron and Steel
Association (CISA) said in an online briefing on Wednesday.
BEIJING China's iron ore imports dipped in March, official customs data showed on Tuesday, as mills slowed output to digest record-high steel inventories after disruptions caused by the coronavirus outbreak curtailed construction and industrial activities.
* Steel exports at 6.48 mln T in March vs 6.33 mln T year
(Updates to give official customs figures, gives explanation of
figure revision in paragraph 4, adds steel exports and charts)
BEIJING China's steel companies are banking on rising demand in 2020 for high-end, and higher priced, specialty metal products for use in new infrastructure projects to revive an economy that was already slowing before the recent coronavirus outbreak.
* China expects 33 mln T more specialty steel in new
BEIJING China's ports and shipping firms are bracing for a second wave of supply chain disruptions that may be deeper and more prolonged than during the country's coronavirus lockdown as the global spread of the virus chokes off international demand.