Metals

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iron-ore-

May 24, 2022

India has raised export duties of iron ore raw materials in an attempt to reduce the cost of domestic steel production, according to a notification...
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iron_ore

May 24, 2022

Benchmark iron ore futures in China surged some 7% on Monday, tracking their biggest daily jump in two-and-a-half months, after India increased export duties on...
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coal

May 19, 2022

India’s power ministry on Wednesday said it would cut domestic fuel supply to state government-run utilities by 5% if they do not import coal for...
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Dalian Iron Ore

May 18, 2022

Chinese iron ore futures and other steelmaking inputs rose on Tuesday, as hopes of an improvement in demand rose on optimism that COVID-19 lockdowns will...
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Dalian Iron Ore

May 17, 2022

Chinese iron ore futures rose on Monday, supported by supply concerns and shrinking portside inventories of the steelmaking ingredient, while the easing of some COVID-19...
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coal shipping

May 17, 2022

China’s daily coal output in April jumped 11 per cent from the same month a year earlier, boosted by Beijing’s order to increase supply to...
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coal shipping

May 12, 2022

China’s imports of Russian metallurgical coal, a key feedstock for steelmaking, hit a record in April, shipping data shows, driven by steep discounts compared with...
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Port Hedland_iron ore

May 12, 2022

Pilbara Ports Authority has delivered a total monthly throughput of 59.1 million tonnes (Mt) for April 2022. (more…)
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china_iron_ore

May 11, 2022

Chinese iron ore futures dropped up to 7% on Tuesday to touch their lowest in nearly two months, fuelled by concerns of higher interest rates...
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iron_ore_vessel

May 10, 2022

China’s April iron ore imports fell 1.4% from a month earlier, official customs data showed on Monday, as overall purchases were impaired by lean demand...
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shipping-iron-ore

May 6, 2022

Chinese iron ore and steel futures rose on Thursday after the country’s central bank said it would take monetary policy steps to help businesses hit...
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Richards Bay Coal Terminal

April 29, 2022

China has removed import tariffs on various coal grades as part of its efforts to maintain adequate supplies amid global disruption caused by the Russia-Ukraine...
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Coal

April 28, 2022

India has urged its states to step up coal imports for the next three years to build up inventories and satisfy demand, four sources told...
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iron_ore

April 21, 2022

Dalian iron ore fell in seesaw trade on Wednesday, as worries about future demand for the steelmaking ingredient in China outweighed reports of COVID-19 curbs...
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vale

April 20, 2022

Australia’s Rio Tinto and its biggest competitor for the title of the world’s top iron ore exporter, Brazil’s Vale, have both fallen short of expectations...
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