Ukraine: Security Service checks AMKR Sinter Plant

On September 5 Security Service officers came back to inspect sinter plant. Law enforcement officers jointly with Regional Environment Inspectorate performed measurements on stationary emission sources. The plant created all conditions for representatives of Security Service, which was proceeding with criminal investigation under the article 441 of Criminal Code of Ukraine (“Ecocide”). In addition, representatives…

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CISA warns of impact of China’s slowing property sector on steel demand

China's construction sector consumed two-thirds of China's incremental steel production over January-July, with the stronger-than-expected property market remaining the biggest steel demand driver, according to the China Iron & Steel Association. China's net steel exports decreased by almost 200,000 mt year on year over January-July, while its crude steel production increased by 48 million mt…

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Uptick in demand, falling stocks will support Chinese copper premiums through Q3 – sources

Grade A copper cathode premiums in China will be well-supported throughout September and October, primarily due to improving downstream demand and declining domestic stocks, Fastmarkets heard on the sidelines of a copper conference held in the Chinese city of Qiqihar on Thursday September 5. The cif Shanghai and in-warehouse Shanghai copper premiums both rose to…

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WorldSteel’s SteelChallenge 14 Registration Open

The World Steel Association opened registration for the 14th edition of steelChallenge. steelChallenge is the biggest steel industry competition where students and industry employees can test their skills using the sophisticated online process simulations delivered by steeluniversity. steelChallenge-14 will be take place over two rounds. The Regional Championship will take place online on 27 November…

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