shanghai, jul 29 (smm) low-grade nickel ore with fe content of around 50% is limitedly practicable to replace iron ore as the feedstock in steelmaking while growing prices of iron ore squeezed margins at steel mills and domestic imports of low-grade nickel ore climbed.
the gap between high-grade and low-grade iron ore shot to a record this week as china's intense environmental clean-up pushed more steel producers to use higher quality material to boost output.
china's economic growth declines to 6-year low. china's economy decelerated in the latest quarter but stronger spending by consumers who are emerging as an iron ore and other commodities
there are many refractory and low-grade iron ore resources in china, and the average fe content of the iron ore is approximately 33 wt% (liu et al. 2014). with the rapid decrease of iron-rich ore
china’s import priorities and how it helps clear our iron ore backlog. after hitting a 10-month low in february 2019, iron ore imports by china have bounced back, rising to 86.42 mt in march, their latest customs data showed. imports escalated as steel mills replenished stocks before winter output curbs ended in april.
beijing - china has banned most imports of north korean coal and iron ore, the country's main exports, in a significant increase in pressure on the north under u.n. sanctions against its nuclear
stocks tumble with commodities; crude at 2009 low. and iron ore dropped to a record low. china set to kick off world's biggest 1-day shopping orgy