India, Japan, Australia planning to widen the ambit of proposed supply-chain pact to mitigate China’s growing influence


To counter China’s dominance in world trade, India, Japan and Australia are planning to increase the scope of their proposed supply-chain partnership to include more like-minded countries in the Indo-Pacific region. In September this year, trade ministers of India, Japan and Australia had decided to launch an initiative later this year to achieve supply-chain efficiency […]

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World steel output in August rose year-on-year by an estimated 0.6%; China up 8.4%, India down 4.4%


World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 156.2 million tonnes (Mt) in August 2020, a 0.6% increase compared to August 2019. Due to the ongoing difficulties presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, many of this month’s figures are estimates that may be revised with next month’s production update. China produced 94.8 […]

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Adani Green Energy ranked world’s largest solar power generation asset owner: Mercom Capital


Adani Green Energy Ltd (AGEL) said Mercom Capital has ranked it as the world’s largest solar power generation asset owner in terms of operating, under-construction and awarded projects. AGEL’s under-construction and awarded capacity stands at 10.1 GW, while its operational capacity is nearly 3 GW. In the Mercom Capital report, Adani Green is followed by Hong […]

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