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  • Liaoning Magnesite Industry Comprehensive Service Platform to be operated 2021-01-21

    Jan. 21, 2020 - According to Liaoning New Material Engineering Center, construction of Liaoning Magnesite Industry Comprehensive Service Platform has been completed. The platform has finished the preliminary debugging docking on data transmission with the four major production hubs (Haicheng, Xiuyan, Dashiqiao and Liaoyang). The construction of all the four sub-platforms (mentioned above) will…

  • Argentina's crude steel production rises 19% in December 2021-01-19

    Jan. 19, 2020 - Argentinian crude steel production in December increased by 19% year on year, but declined by 0.7% month on month to 388,200 tons, according to local steel association, Camara Argentina del Acero (CAA).   As for the full year of 2020, Argentina’s crude steel output fell 21.4% year on year, to 3.65 million tons. Hot rolled finished steel output in 2020 reached 3.46 m…

  • US November steel shipments down 11.9% YoY 2021-01-14

    Jan. 14, 2021 - For the month of November 2020, U.S. steel mills shipped 6,753,447 net tons, a 0.1 percent increase from the 6,747,709 net tons shipped in the previous month, October 2020, and a 11.9 percent decrease from the 7,665,006 net tons shipped in November 2019.  Shipments year-to-date in 2020 are 73,950,515 net tons, a 16.1 percent decrease vs. 2019 shipments of 88,157,028 for el…

  • China Imports of Refractory Materials and Products in Nov 2020 2021-01-11

    Jan. 11, 2020 - According to the statistics from China Customs, China's imports of silica sand, andalusite, kyanite & sillimanite and alumina in Nov 2020 increased remarkably by 66.90%, 78.34% and 20.62% respectively compared with the corresponding period of last year, while imports of flake graphite, zircon sand, and chromite decreased by 96.08%, 13.96% and 6.66% respectively compared wit…

  • China Exports of Refractory Materials and Products in Nov 2020 2021-01-11

    Jan. 11, 2020 - According to the statistics from China Customs, China's exports of mullite, dead burned magnesia, brown fused alumina and basic refractory products increased by 23.92%, 18.72%, 21.8% and 27.38% respectively compared with the corresponding period of last year. Meanwhile, China's exports of fireclay, caustic calcined magnesia, silicon carbide and Al2O3-SiO2 refractory pro…

  • Graphite output to bounce back by 2024 after 2020 dip 2021-01-08

    Jan. 7, 2021 - Natural graphite production is expected to increase by 7.6% to 1.02-million tonnes this year, following a 15.4% year-on-year decrease to 952 600 t in 2020, according to the analytics company GlobalData. It notes that graphite production experienced a downturn in 2020 owing to mines being placed either under care and maintenance or temporary suspension owing to lockdowns and res…

  • Dashiqiao plans to integrate all local magnesite mines into two mining comp… 2021-01-07

    Jan. 8, 2020 - At the beginning of 2021, a new round of rectification of magnesite companies in Liaoning Province has begun. Last year, it was mainly aimed at magnesia-based products manufacturers. After the New Year, in view of the current production status of the magnesite industry in Haicheng and Dashiqiao regions, the integration of magnesite mining companies will become the main rectifica…

  • US targets Iran's steel industry with new sanctions 2021-01-06

    Jan. 6, 2020 - The United States has sanctioned entities and individuals associated with Iran’s steel industry, the U.S. Treasury Department said on January 5.   The U.S. Treasury Department said in a statement that it blacklisted more than a dozen entities and one person.   The sanctions were imposed on the Chinese-owned Kaifeng Pingmei New Carbon Materials Technol…

  • China's steel exports rise for third consecutive month in Nov. 2020 2021-01-04

    Jan. 4, 2021 - China's steel firms registered a third consecutive monthly increase in exports in November, driven by rebounding demand in overseas markets, according to the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology. The country's steel exports rose 9 percent month-on-month to stand at 4.4 million tons in November and are expected to further increase in December, the ministry said. T…

  • China's cargo throughput posts stable growth in first 11 months of 2020 2021-01-04

    Jan. 4, 2021 - Cargo throughput at China's ports maintained stable growth in the first 11 months of 2020, rising 4.2 percent year-on-year to 13.25 billion tons, official data shows. In November alone, cargo throughput at ports saw a rapid annual increase of 9 percent to 1.32 billion tons, with the foreign trade cargo throughput rising 2.7 percent year-on-year, according to the Ministry of …

  • China's mullite export rises in Nov 2020-12-30

    Dec. 30, 2020 - According to statistics, China’s exports of mullite in November reached 5,003 tons, a year-on-year increase of 23.92%; from January to November, China’s exports of mullite hit 60,740 tons, a year-on-year increase of 11.71%.   In November, China’s mullite was exported to 19 countries, mainly to South Korea, Japan, and the Netherlands. Among them, 992 tons of mulli…

  • China to further cut crude steel output in 2021 2020-12-30

    Dec. 30, 2020 - China will resolutely cut the output of crude steel and ensure it falls year on year in 2021, a senior official said this Tuesday (December 29).   Efforts will be made to promote low-carbon industrial development and green manufacturing next year, said Minister of Industry and Information Technology Xiao Yaqing at a work conference.   China previously anno…

  • Yingkou government releases clean production review result 2020-12-29

    Dec. 29, 2020 - Recently, Yingkou (Liaoning province) has been strictly inspecting the environmental protection rectification of local companies in Dashiqiao, Laobian, Bayuquan and other regions. Dashiqiao, as one of the most important production hubs for magnesia-based products, has attracted much attention.   Since mid-December, Yingkou Municipal Bureau of Ecology and Environment …

  • Global alumina output increases in Nov YoY 2020-12-28

    Dec. 28, 2020 - According to statistics, global alumina output reached around 11.39 million tons in November, dropping by 1.10% compared to the previous month while increasing by 5.67% from the same month a year ago.   Among them, China was the largest alumina producer in the world, with an estimated output of roughly 6.04 million tons, a month-on-month decrease of 3.22% and a year-…

  • Refwin Interview with Mr. Jan Weber, CEO of Possehl Erzkontor GmbH & Co. KG 2020-12-28

    Jan Weber, CEO of Possehl Erzkontor GmbH & Co. KG As the new CEO, Jan Weber has headed the Possehl Erzkontor business since February 2020. Working together with the Erzkontor management team over the past months, he developed the future strategy of the Lübeck trading company. Erzkontor intends in future to increase their verticalisation and diversification…

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