on january 13 to 14, 2014, at the national conference on energy, energy regulation have been mentioned many times. january 15, the national energy administration issued the notice about energy regulation yaofang discussion work, formulate the detailed yaofang discussion, involving energy such as electricity, coal, oil and gas field enterprises. at the same time launched special supervision and electricity energy saving and emission reduction. late tuesday, russian customs, according to data released the countrys 2013 november 1 - copper and aluminium exports decline, due to weak global demand, but nickel exports increased. russian aluminum exports of 3.1 million tons, fell 3.5% from a year earlier, exports of $5.825 billion. most of the aluminum sold outside the commonwealth of independent states (cis) countries. from on january 14, shanghai business committee convened a conference of multi-sectoral on outgoing messages: eight international commodity trading market is expected to be settled in shanghai in 2014 free trade area, will be involved in energy and chemical industry, agricultural products, minerals, non-ferrous financial, black metal, etc.
after the indonesian government raw ore export bans, chinese mining companies are promoting a refinery in indonesia nickel pig iron production plan. in in the production of stainless steel, nickel cast iron can be used to replace the nickel refining of high grade. but industry sources said that due to the need to invest more, and the courage to indonesia policy appears repeatedly, chinese miners alumina refinery construction plan didnt push too fast.