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  1. Business - Commodities - CHINA

    Mainland sees slowing growth in iron ore demand as economic woes bite

    Posted Sep 20th 2012, 12:00am by ERIC NG AND BLOOMBERG

    ... of this year, less than a third of the 7.3 per cent growth pace seen last year, as a tightening of credit for property and infrastructure projects saw substantially slower demand for base metals. Each ... US$20 billion worth of planned expansions at its Olympic Dam copper and gold mine in Australia and suspended all other project approvals amid an uncertain demand outlook. Fortescue Metals ...

  2. Lifestyle - Books - CHINA

    Book review: The Great Rebalancing, by Michael Pettis

    Posted Mar 10th 2013, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... sharply. But the change will be bad for the big commodity exporters such as Brazil, Australia and Peru, and drive down the price of metals and other non-food commodities. But it will be good ...

  3. Business - China Business - CHINA

    Big winners tipped amid mainland's urban shift

    Posted Dec 17th 2012, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... of China's industrialisation, a ramp-up in infrastructure and utilities occurred, and the nation was commodity-intensive for base metals such as steel, iron ore and cement, which were the clear winners," Lee said. "As China shifts towards consumption, other metals- such as aluminium, copper, nickel and tin- should benefit more, as the 'wealth effect' will boost consumption ...

  4. Business - Economy - CHINA

    China's economy shows added signs of recovery

    Posted Dec 10th 2012, 12:00am by JANE CAI

    ... with 6.4 per cent in October. Output growth of steel products, crude oil and non-ferrous metals also quickened. ...



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