Overview of industry news on July 31
1. “Steel demand” will continue to maintain resilience in the second half of the year. Steel demand is expected to be weaker than the first half.
In the second half of this year, from the leading indicators of various industries, the real estate investment micro-trend is emerging, but real estate investment itself has strong resilience. It is expected that the demand for the steel industry will be slightly weaker than the first half of this year, which is equivalent to the same period of last year. In terms of investment in infrastructure construction, it is expected that infrastructure investment in the second half of the year will be significantly better than that in the first half of the year, which will have a certain pulling effect on steel demand. In other downstream industries, the machinery industry, the automobile industry, and the shipbuilding industry are still in the doldrums and should not be expected to be too high.
2, Hegang cooperates with China Classification Society to develop ship offshore steel
Recently, Hegang Group signed a strategic cooperation agreement with China Classification Society. Both parties will give full play to their respective advantages and establish long-term operation in product inspection and certification, joint research and development of new materials, logistics and ship cooperation, information exchange and sharing, and brand promotion. mechanism.
3, Tangshan limited production or re-issue documents
Judging from the contents disclosed at present, the deadline for the steel industry to stop production is lower than the relevant documents issued in July, which means that the output of steel mills will rise, which will be negative for the price of finished products. On the other hand, it will benefit iron ore and coke. The price of raw materials.