Recently, nine employees in Indonesia Morowali Industrial Park (IMIP) tested positive for COVID-19, which is the largest nickel industrial park in Indonesia.
As it is approaching the National Day/Mid-Autumn Festival holidays, SMM has conducted a survey about 32 copper processors’ production arrangements for the holidays.
SMM offices will be closed for the National Day and Mid-Autumn Festival holidays from October 1 to October 8, 2020. There will be no updates on price data and market news, including SMM Morning Comments and Macro Roundup during this period.
The 2nd China Auto New Materials Application Summit 2020 and China (8th) Aluminium Processing Industry Chain Demand and Supply Trading Summit, jointly held by Shanghai Metals Market with the Nonferrous Metals Society of Shanghai, Shanghai Automotive Engineering Society and Suzhou Die-casting Technology Association, took place in Shanghai on September 17.
Imports of unwrought aluminium alloy stood at 146,000 mt in August, decreasing 15% from July and surging 810% from a year earlier, according to the latest customs data.
SMM has more than 50 professional industry analysts in copper, aluminum, lead, zinc, nickel, tin and minor metals, and are committed to providing in-depth, professional, as well as timely reports and research.
Besides, over 80 steel professionals engaged in China's steel industry. They have been working on the weekly report China Steel Briefing, the monthly report China Steel PMI-Monthly, a survey of steel downstream.