September 2016 Analysis

Industry Trend Analysis - Minimal Consolidation In Oversupplied Metal Sectors - SEPT 2016

Chinese metal and mineral production growth will depend more on prices and fundamental factors than announced government reform targets over the coming years. Overall, we expect mineral and metal production growth in China to slow over the coming years compared to the last five years. Domestic environment-driven consolidation efforts by the government will remain more effective than consolidati...