World’s largest ethane carrier ordered

The Luxembourg-based Jaccar Group has been entrusted with management of the construction of the very large ethane carrier (VLEC) in China.

China LNG 2017-12-06

Intumescent Coatings Market to Hit USD 1 Billion by 2024: Global Market Insights, Inc.

Additionally, upcoming shale gas industry in China, Russia and the U.S. will further complement the market size.

China Oil Pipeline 2017-11-15

Coal falls as Gas Rises: World Energy Balances in 2016

Global coal production fell significantly in 2016, while global trade in natural gas was up. These are two of the key messages in World Energy Balances, the IEA’s comprehensive picture of energy statistics. These data are drawn from official national data submissions to the IEA from around 150 count


China Minmetals Pioneers in Supporting the Belt and Road Initiative

On May 29th, 2017, the No. 1 Blast Furnace of Formosa Ha Tinh Steel Corporation began hot smelting. This marked the entry into service of Formosa Ha Tinh Steel Corporation, the largest ever investment in Vietnam and the biggest integrated iron and steel enterprise in Southeast Asia.


Experts rule out China-US trade war

China and the United States have no interest in a so-called trade war, said experts on Thursday, pointing to significant progress in the implementation of the China-US 100-day action plan, particularly in agricultural, energy and high-end manufacturing products trade.

China leads global efforts in clean energy expansion

​As the development of clean energy hit new records, China, the world's largest energy investor and innovation center, has made stronger-than-expected efforts to accelerate the process.

China's mixed-ownership reform to cover locally-administered SOEs

Locally-administered State-owned enterprises (SOEs) will be allowed to experiment with mixed-ownership reform in the rest of the year, the Economic Information Daily run by Xinhua reported Wednesday.

Energy Reform SOEs 2017-07-13

COSCO Shipping to buy OOIL for $6.3 billion

COSCO Shipping Holding Co Ltd, a subsidiary of China COSCO Shipping Corp Ltd, will purchase a majority stake in Orient Overseas International Ltd(OOIL) for $6.3 billion, creating a global shipping giant, Reuters reports Monday.

China Investment 2017-07-12

Engineering group ABB wants in on B&R projects

Swiss engineering group company ABB Group said it wants to get involved in Chinese EPC projects-or engineering, procurement and construction contracts-connected with the Belt and Road Initiative, to secure long-term returns.

Belt and Road 2017-07-12

Energy SOEs in merger talks apply for trading halt extension

China Shenhua Energy and GD Power Development have applied to extend a share trading halt as merger discussions continue, Shanghai Securities News reports.

Linde doubles air gases capacity under new JV with SINOPEC in Ningbo, China

Linde doubles air gases capacity under new JV with SINOPEC in Ningbo, ChinaThe Linde Group and refining and chemical company SINOPEC have signed a €145m ($162m) joint venture to strengthen air gases supply in China’s Ningbo Chemical Industrial Zone.


China state firms complete 48 'mixed ownership' reforms this year: paper

China has completed 48 deals allowing private capital to invest in government-run enterprises by June 20, part of a "mixed ownership" reform program aimed at rejuvenating the state sector, the official China Securities Journal reported on Wednesday.

China Begins First Of Eight Large-Scale Carbon Capture Projects

China's first CCS project was started by state-owned Yanchang Petroleum, reports AFR Weekend. The facility will capture CO2 emissions from a coal-to-gas petrochemical plant near the western Chinese city of Xi'an.

China key to drop in energy demand

​China played a critical role in the slower growth of global energy demand and consumption as well as the nearly flat growth of carbon emissions in 2016, according to the latest BP world energy report.

China Energy 2017-06-20

China key to slower growth in energy use, carbon emissions

China played a critical role in the slower growth of global energy demand and consumption as well as the nearly flat growth of carbon emissions in 2016, according to the latest BP world energy report.

China, ADB launch green financing platform to fight pollution

China and the Asia Development Bank (ADB) have launched a green financing platform to support efforts by small- and medium-sized enterprises to cut pollution in the smog-hit Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region, ADB said on Friday.

Authorities promote mandatory environmental disclosure as listed companies fail test

China is introducing mandatory environmental disclosure by listed companies, as many listed companies recently failed an environmental disclosure test of their 2015 annual reports.

China issues third set of fuel export quotas under tolling scheme -traders

China issued 9.06 million tonnes of refined fuel export quotas under so-called processing trade terms in its third batch of quotas, two trading sources with knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday.

Piraeus Port Authority Signs Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) With Shanghai International Port Group

​An important Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed yesterday, June 12th 2017, between PPA SA and Shanghai International Port Group, the biggest commercial port of the world.

Marine Exploration 2017-06-13

China at forefront of global energy transition

China's enthusiasm for clean energy is pushing the global transition toward a low-carbon future. With public and private investment and commitment to collaboration, China is playing an increasingly important role in global clean tech innovation.


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