CHINA STEEL MARKET INSIGHT: Heading into choppy waters...

China’s economy is still growing well (and broadly in line with government targets), although growth indicators have slowed in early 2017 and risks are rising once more due to the 2016 credit boom.

The iron ore market, meanwhile, is showing some signs of weakness as, although iron ore prices this year have built on the gains seen in 2016, port stocks are moving up, suggesting that supply is outpacing demand...


Tony Pettengell

February 03, 2017

19:20 GMT