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China’s top steelmaking city Tangshan steps up anti-smog curbs: local media

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FILE PHOTO: Smoke rises from a chimney among houses as new high-rise residential buildings are seen under construction on a hazy day in the city centre of Tangshan, Hebei province in this February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Petar Kujundzic/File Photo BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s top steelmaking city Tangshan has stepped up anti-pollution measures over July 21 to Read More

China steel mill boss detained for pollution offences: state media

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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – The boss of a steel mill in the city of Tangshan in Hebei province has been detained after his plant was found to have violated anti-smog restrictions, state media reported on Monday. The Tangyin Steel Plant, owned by the Tangshan Iron and Steel Group, had failed to carry out a mandatory 50% Read More

Trump’s tariffs trip up the all-American RV industry

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ELKHART, Ind. (Reuters) – Carrie Gray points to a stack of unwelcome mail on a conference table at the offices of Renegade RV, one of the leading U.S. manufacturers of high-end recreational vehicles. She’s buried in bad news from most of her about 350 suppliers. An assembly line worker works on the production line at Read More

Anglo American’s second-quarter output rises 2%, Minas Rio ramps up

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FILE PHOTO: The Anglo American logo is seen in Rusternburg October 5, 2015. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko/File Photo LONDON (Reuters) – Anglo American (AAL.L) on Thursday said the ramp-up of iron ore at Minas Rio in Brazil and higher volumes of coking coal had offset reduced diamond production, raising second-quarter output by 2% and keeping the company Read More

World Trade Organization allows China to sanction US over Obama-era tariffs

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An appeals court judge at the World Trade Organization (WTO) says the United States did not fully comply with its ruling and could face Chinese sanctions if it does not remove certain tariffs that break WTO rules. According to the trade regulator, 11 US countervailing measures have violated WTO rules. It has asked Washington to Read More

Trump sees slowing Chinese growth pressuring Beijing on trade

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday seized on slowing economic growth in China as evidence that U.S. tariffs were having “a major effect” and warned that Washington could pile on more pressure as bilateral trade talks sputtered along. U.S. President Donald Trump after arriving from a fund-raising event before departing for Washington Read More

Decommissioning in Shetland expands with the arrival of more North Sea structures

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7/15/2019 WEST SUSSEX — The Dales Voe decommissioning facility in Shetland is one step closer to becoming a center of excellence for recycling offshore structures from the North Sea with the arrival of two new installations for decommissioning by strategic partners Veolia and Peterson. The structures from Spirit Energy’s ST-1 arrived in the dedicated port Read More

China second quarter GDP growth slows to 27-year low as trade war bites, more stimulus seen

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BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s economic growth slowed to 6.2% in the second quarter, its weakest pace in at least 27 years, as demand at home and abroad faltered in the face of mounting U.S. trade pressure. FILE PHOTO: Workers are seen at a production line manufacturing tyres at a factory in Nantong, Jiangsu province, China Read More

China June industrial output up 6.3% year-on-year, beats forecasts, retail sales up 9.8%

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FILE PHOTO: A labourer works at the Maanshan steel and iron factory in Hefei, Anhui province, March 9, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer/File Photo BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s industrial output grew 6.3% in June from a year earlier, official data showed on Monday, picking up from May’s 17-year low and handily beating market expectations. Analysts polled by Reuters Read More

China second quarter GDP growth slows to 27-year low, more stimulus expected

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BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s economic growth slowed to 6.2% in the second quarter, its weakest pace in at least 27 years, as demand at home and abroad faltered in the face of mounting U.S. trade pressure. FILE PHOTO: Workers are seen at a production line manufacturing tyres at a factory in Nantong, Jiangsu province, China Read More