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Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.

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Chinese aluminum foil maker sues U.S. seeking to remove anti-dumping duties

BEIJING Chinese aluminum foil producer Shantou Wanshun Package Material Stock Co on Monday said its subsidiary is suing the United States over twin anti-dumping and anti-subsidy duties Washington imposed on its shipments.

Jul 18 2018

Jiangxi Copper general manager, executives leave roles

BEIJING Three senior executives at Jiangxi Copper Co, one of China's biggest copper producers, have left their roles, the company said in a stock exchange filing on Wednesday, in a major managerial shake-up at the state-run firm.

Jul 13 2018

China June aluminum, steel exports rise as trade row intensifies

BEIJING China's aluminum exports exceeded half a million tonnes for only the second time ever in June while steel exports hit an 11-month high, as strong international prices and a weak yuan meant shipments continued to defy U.S. tariffs.

Jul 02 2018

Trafigura rehires trader from Rusal's China JV

BEIJING, July 2 The Rusal-appointed deputy general manager of Chinese trading joint venture North United Aluminium (Shenzhen) Co Ltd has left his position to return to Trafigura, in the latest blow for the embattled Russian aluminium producer.

Jun 28 2018

China zinc smelters plan 10 percent output cut to stem price drop: sources

BEIJING China's top zinc smelters plan to cut output by 10 percent after holding a meeting in Shaanxi province to address low zinc prices and treatment charges, two sources briefed on the matter said on Thursday.

Jun 12 2018

China's Tsinghua University unit to buy aluminum firm for $3.7 billion

BEIJING A unit of Beijing's Tsinghua University on Tuesday said it would buy aluminum smelter Tianshan Aluminum for an estimated 23.6 billion yuan ($3.7 billion), in what analysts say is a way for the smelter to become a publicly traded entity.

Jun 08 2018

China May aluminum, steel exports rise despite rumbling trade row

BEIJING China's aluminum exports rose to their highest in almost 3-1/2 years in May, as a favorable price arbitrage saw more shipments overseas despite U.S. tariffs, while steel exports were the most since July 2017, helped by a recovery in global demand.

Jun 01 2018

Where's the data? Angst for commods traders as China trade figures held in limbo

BEIJING Commodities traders have been waiting more than a week for China to release overdue monthly import-export data, frustrating many market watchers and fuelling speculation about reasons for the delay.

May 28 2018

Chinalco closes gap on top aluminum producer Hongqiao via Yunnan deal

BEIJING China's state-owned Chinalco is set to close the gap on privately run China Hongqiao Group, the world's top aluminum producer, after sealing a deal with the Yunnan government that gives it access to more smelting capacity.

May 28 2018

France's Veolia sees opportunity in China's waste crackdown

BEIJING French water and waste services firm Veolia Environnement SA sees opportunities in China from Beijing's crackdown on waste imports and is preparing to open a ship-dismantling plant in the south of the country, company executives said on Monday.

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