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Metals

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October 8, 2021

The outlook for iron ore prices has soured as China slashed steel production, one of its largest property developers fears and the country advanced its...
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Coal-Ship

October 6, 2021

European coal futures rose to a 13-year high and physical thermal coal prices were at record highs as rallying gas prices and strong Asian demand...
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iron ore

October 1, 2021

Dalian iron ore futures jumped to a three-week high on Thursday after Fortescue Metals Group halted mining operations at a Pilbara project, while hopes of...
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September 30, 2021

As the average length of the journey increases, partly due to port congestions in China, soaking up capacity and pushing up spot rates, shipowners will...
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Richards Bay Coal Terminal

September 29, 2021

As seaborne coal in Asia trades at, or near, record highs, there are early signs of demand destruction, especially among price-sensitive buyers such as India....
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September 23, 2021

Iron ore futures in Asia rebounded on Wednesday, with the Dalian benchmark contract bouncing from a 10-month low, but doubts lingered whether gains could be...
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September 21, 2021

Just as iron ore’s surge to a record high in May was an overblown rally, its plunge last week was a disorderly retreat, with neither...
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September 17, 2021

In the first seven months of the year Chinese coal imports from Australia have totalled just 780,000 tonnes as Chinese restrictions on Australian coal have...
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steel

September 16, 2021

China’s crude steel production fell for a third straight month in August as Beijing maintained curbs on production to reduce carbon emissions, official data showed...
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Iron_Ore

September 8, 2021

China’s iron ore imports in August rose for the first time in five months, increasing 10.1% over July, although demand remained lacklustre amid Beijing’s steel...
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iron ore

August 26, 2021

Dalian iron ore rose in a choppy session, while the Singapore benchmark retreated from a one-week high, underlining fragile sentiment as improved supply prospects could...
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Rio Tnt

August 25, 2021

Rio Tinto has commenced the process of restarting operations at Richards Bay Minerals (RBM) in South Africa. (more…)
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Iron_Ore

August 25, 2021

Iron ore’s rapid retreat in recent weeks shows once again that price pullbacks can be as disorderly as the exuberance of rallies, before the fundamentals...
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iron-ore-ship

August 20, 2021

Chines iron ore imports fell to 88.5 million tonnes in July, the lowest level since May 2020. (more…)
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Coal

August 20, 2021

The amount of coal shipped from U.S. shores rose during the second quarter, buoyed by robust demand from international markets, particularly in Asia. (more…)
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