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The operation of the steel industry in China from January to March 2021

The operation of the steel industry in China from January to March 2021

May-12-2021

Iron and steel output has grown rapidly. According to the National Bureau of Statistics, the national output of pig iron, crude steel, and steel from January to March was 22.09 million tons, 271.04 million tons, and 329.4 million tons, respectively, up 8.

Japan's steel demand is expected to grow by 20.6% year on year in the second quarter

Japan's steel demand is expected to grow by 20.6% year on year in the second quarter

Apr-27-2021

With the novel coronavirus pneumonia epidemic weakened, the two quarter (the first quarter of this fiscal year) total demand for steel in Japan is expected to be 20 million 610 thousand tons, which will increase 20.6% over the same period last year, 17 mi

Overseas steel prices may continue to rise

Overseas steel prices may continue to rise

Apr-21-2021

Affected by the epidemic situation last year, the steel industry of overseas countries suffered heavy losses to varying degrees. During the epidemic period in 2020, the world's crude steel output was about 25 million tons except China. Although so

How can steel industry achieve carbon neutrality better

How can steel industry achieve carbon neutrality better

Apr-15-2021

It is not easy to reach the peak of carbon, it is difficult to reduce carbon, and it is more difficult to neutralize carbon. Carbon neutralization means that one ton of carbon will be absorbed when one ton of carbon is produced, not zero emission. For an

The United States may become an important inflow of global steel

The United States may become an important inflow of global steel

Apr-06-2021

Since 2021, steel prices in the United States have continued to record high, significantly higher than those in Japan, the Commonwealth of Independent States, China and other economies. Driven by economic recovery, demand rebounded; the U.S. steel market

Bridge steel plates price in BBN steel

Bridge steel plates price in BBN steel

Mar-31-2021

On March 31, the latest price of bridge steel plates in Zhengzhou market showed a rise in the mainstream trend. The price of bridge steel plates over 10mm size Q345QB in BBN Steel: 5530 yuan/ton, up 50 from yesterday.

China steel imports and exports increase from January to February in 2021

China steel imports and exports increase from January to February in 2021

Mar-17-2021

According to Customs Statistics Express data, from January to February 2021, China imported 2.395 million tons of steel, an increase of 355,000 tons or 17.4% year-on-year; the average import price was US$1095.6/ton, an increase of US$77.8/ton or 7.6% year

World Steel Association launches research project on water resources management in steel industry

World Steel Association launches research project on water resources management in steel industry

Mar-10-2021

World Steel Association officially launched the water resources management research project in February 2021. The focus of this survey is to collect and sort out typical water management cases of steel companies under different water conditions and differ

Ministry of Natural Resources Announces China Ten-Year Prospecting Results

Ministry of Natural Resources Announces China Ten-Year Prospecting Results

Mar-03-2021

On February 25, a reporter from China Metallurgical News learned from the press conference on the 10-year results of the prospecting breakthrough strategic action held by the Ministry of Natural Resources that since the State Council approved the implemen

Recent steel supply and demand in China

Recent steel supply and demand in China

Feb-23-2021

During the Chinese New Year holiday, due to the overhaul of steel mills, the operating rate of the rolling line dropped significantly. The total volume of the five major steel products fell for five consecutive weeks. The current steel output was 10.036,8

Recovery of global steel demand drives steel price higher

Recovery of global steel demand drives steel price higher

Feb-01-2021

With the slow recovery of national economy, the global demand for steel industry is gradually rising. But at this stage, because the production of steel is difficult to keep up with the demand, the global steel price is rising. From the variety point of v

Asia produced 1,374.9 million tonnes Mt of of crude steel in 2020

Asia produced 1,374.9 million tonnes Mt of of crude steel in 2020

Jan-28-2021

Global crude steel production reached 1,864.0 million tonnes (Mt) for the year 2020, down by 0.9% compared to 2019.

Asia produced 1,374.9 million tonnes Mt of of crude steel in 2020, an increase of 1.5% compared to 2019. China's crude steel pr

How does the steel industry do well in the "14th Five-Year Plan" digital transformation?

How does the steel industry do well in the "14th Five-Year Plan" digital transformation?

Jan-20-2021

In recent years, especially during the "13th Five-Year Plan" period, emerging ICTs (information and communication technologies) represented by artificial intelligence, 5G, cloud computing, and big data have developed rapidly. With the introduction of a

The medium plate prices fall in Handan, Hebei Province

The medium plate prices fall in Handan, Hebei Province

Jan-14-2021

Today, the mainstream quotation of Handan City's medium plate is lowered by 10. Now 14-20 specifications Puyang reported 4340 RMB. BBNsteel reported the medium plate price 4320-4330 RMB, low alloy price increase 220. Today's morning futures oscillated.

Ferroalloy market prices have risen across the board

Ferroalloy market prices have risen across the board

Jan-07-2021

Last week, the ferroalloy market rose across the board. Some steel mills have finalized the bidding price for ferrosilicon in January 2021 (7180 yuan/ton ~ 7,500 yuan/ton), which is higher than the bidding price in December 2020.

Steel demand forecast of major regions in the world in 2020 and 2021

Steel demand forecast of major regions in the world in 2020 and 2021

Dec-22-2020

In terms of the global pattern, the global steel consumption in 2020 will be 1.747 billion tons, a year-on-year decrease of 2.5%; in addition to a small increase of 1.7% in Asian steel demand, there will be a "double-digit" decline in the Middle

China's steel market heats up again at the end of the year

China's steel market heats up again at the end of the year

Dec-17-2020

Near the end of the year, China's steel market is heating up again. The main performance is that the steel demand is more vigorous, the steel output is running at a high level, and the steel price is rising by a large margin.Macroeconomic indicato

Forecast of steel output in December

Forecast of steel output in December

Dec-10-2020

In November, due to the short-term rebound of market demand, strict expectation of environmental protection and production restriction policy, relatively good sales profit margin and release of new production capacity, the production of steel mills grew r

Steel prices are expected to rise steadily next year

Steel prices are expected to rise steadily next year

Dec-04-2020

As for the steel price in 2020, senior analysts in the industry summarized it as "climbing the hurdle", that is, it fell for 4 consecutive months and then rose for 7 consecutive months. Among them, the cold rolling steel price index has reached

Q460C low alloy plate price in Xi'an market

Q460C low alloy plate price in Xi'an market

Nov-26-2020

On the 26th, the price of plate in Xi'an market remained stable for the time being, and the transaction volume increased slightly. As of press time, the market price of 12mm plain carbon steel sheet is 4180 yuan/ton, and the price of 14-25mm plain carbon

Coking coal is expected to continue strong pattern in mid-November

Coking coal is expected to continue strong pattern in mid-November

Nov-17-2020

Enthusiasm for downstream replenishment heats up
The coking plant has started well under the stimulus of profits, coupled with frequent coal mine safety inspections, and the supply of individual coal mines has shrunk. The coking coal market is relatively

WorldAutoSteel announced a new vehicle engineering program Steel E-Motive

WorldAutoSteel announced a new vehicle engineering program Steel E-Motive

Nov-13-2020

WorldAutoSteel, the automotive group of the World Steel Association, announced a new vehicle engineering program, Steel E-Motive on 12th Novemver.  The new program will demonstrate the benefits of steel for global Mobility as a Service (MaaS), characteriz

Global Forum on Steel Excess Capacity (GFSEC) Ministerial meeting

Global Forum on Steel Excess Capacity (GFSEC) Ministerial meeting

Nov-05-2020

Our society faces pressure on long term sustainability from many sources. A rapidly growing global population, expanding needs for many good and services, and spreading wealth that stimulates more demand, all contribute to pressure on the sustainability o

The steel price is gradually rising and the overall level is lower than last year

The steel price is gradually rising and the overall level is lower than last year

Oct-26-2020

On October 26, the China Iron and Steel Industry Association held an information conference for the third quarter of 2020 in Beijing. Qu Xiuli, vice president and Secretary General of China Iron and Steel Industry Association, said at the press conference

The output of main steel products will increase year by year in the next few years in China

The output of main steel products will increase year by year in the next few years in China

Oct-19-2020

Although the government continues to promote the process of reducing capacity in the steel industry, due to high sunk costs such as production equipment, steel companies choose to continue production in order to reduce costs and losses. As a result, the o

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