Home / 2018 / February / 05

Daily Archives: February 5, 2018

China steel futures reverse earlier losses, lifted by raw materials

Chinese steel futures rose in late trading on Monday, driven up by stronger raw material prices after icy weather curtailed road and rail transport, but gains were capped due to thinning demand. Icy weather and heavy snows in many regions ...

Read More »

China’s steel demand has peaked

Mr Shi Hongwei director of China Steel Development & Research Institute as saying that China’s demand for steel has peaked and the coming 14th Five-Year Plan period (2021-25) will witness a decrease in steel consumption in the construction industry, while ...

Read More »

Indian steel output to jump after budget infrastructure boost

India’s steel output is expected to rise by a record 10 percent during the next fiscal year starting on April 1, a government official said on Friday, driven by a budgeted increase in infrastructure spending in the world’s third-largest producer ...

Read More »

Global steel sector in a sweet spot, but for how long?

Global production of crude steel rose by 5.3 percent last year, according to the World Steel Association (WSA). As remarkable as the pace of growth was the geographical spread. Only two of the world’s top 20 steel-producing countries saw output ...

Read More »

China’s steel demand has peaked

China’s demand for steel has peaked and the coming 14th Five-Year Plan period (2021-25) will witness a decrease in steel consumption in the construction industry, while demand in the manufacturing sector is expected to remain at the same level, according ...

Read More »

The condition of stress corrosion cracking is caused by stainless steel

Chromium martensitic stainless steel and ferritic stainless steel according to different conditions can cause stress corrosion cracking (mainly intergranular cracking) or hydrogen embrittlement, but this kind of stainless steel in MgCI2 or NaCI solution, resisting performance is far stronger than ...

Read More »
Scroll To Top