China’s steel fundamentals in flux on decarbonization drive: 2022 preview

China’s steel production and end-user demand are likely to experience some dampening in 2022 amid the country’s stringent decarbonization policies, market participants told Fastmarkets.

New regulations, carbon emissions trading

China will implement a set of energy-consumption standards for iron and steelmaking from January 1, 2022 to align them with the country’s decarbonization guidelines, according...


Jessica Zong

Zihuan Pan

December 29, 2021

09:40 GMT