2017 OUTLOOK: Iron ore market braces for ramp-ups, stricter Chinese policies

The iron ore market is bracing for a significant ramp-up in production this year on the back of a spike in prices in 2016 when strong demand outweighed supply.

Government policies were the driving force behind the steel market in China last year amid a crackdown on oversupply in the ferrous sector and measures to check pollution.

In 2017,...

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July Zhang

January 17, 2017

09:20 GMT

Shanghai