Baosteel maintenance set to tighten stainless supply

Nov 16, 2010 | 11:44 AM |

Annual maintenance work by Baosteel Stainless Steel Material Co. Ltd. in December could reduce the company's production by as much as 20 percent and give extra support to the market.

Lost output next month could total between 10,000 and 20,000 tonnes, a company executive said. "This is just our normal annual maintenance work at year's end, and it may impact our production by 10 to 20 percent."....

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