CHINA STEEL MARKET INSIGHT: Confidence grows as economic measures bite

The lack of news from the Communist Party Congress has seen confidence in China's economy begin to grow as government measures to cool the housing market start to have an effect and growth in gross domestic product (GDP) edges downward.

But while iron ore prices have fallen, alongside a drastic drop in import volumes, and steel mills face the threat of closure as a result of environmental measures, steel margins still...


Tony Pettengell

November 03, 2017

19:16 GMT