IMnI CONF: China’s shift back from long to flat steel products reducing manganese usage

China’s steel demand is progressively shifting back from long products to flat products, reducing demand for manganese, delegates at the International Manganese Institute (IMnI) Annual Conference in Shanghai learned.

Long steel products [used in construction] contain more manganese than flat steel products used by the automotive, machinery and appliances industries, IMnI market research manager Aloys d’Harambure said in a keynote speech at the conference last...

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Ellie Wang

July 06, 2015

05:09 GMT

Shanghai