Outlook for Chinese construction sector looks bleak

Momentum has stalled in China’s construction sector, for so long the main growth engine behind the country’s seemingly insatiable demand for steel.


The sector, which accounts for around a third of China’s steel demand, is facing a number of short- and mid-term challenges.
Two-fold short-term pressure

Looking at immediate market conditions,...

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Veronica Qin

July 15, 2015

20:01 GMT

Shanghai