AM Stats: Chinese Vanadium Nitride Producers’ Operating Rate Down by 5.4% YOY in Apr

BEIJING (Asian Metal) 23 May 19 – According to statistics from Asian Metal Database, Chinese vanadium nitride producers’ operating rate reached 38.67% in April 2019, down by about 2.8% compared with 39.79% in March 2019 and down by about 5.4% compared with 40.89% in April 2018.

According to the following graph, the operating rate of vanadium nitride producers in Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Shaanxi, Hubei, Sichuan, Henan, Xinjiang and Fujian was 43.64%, 32.57%, 44.03%, 36.98%, 60.9%, 53.75%, 31.11% and 0% respectively. In particular, the figures in Jiangxi, Shaanxi, Hubei, Henan and Fujian suffered declines MOM while the figures in Sichuan and Xinjiang saw increases MOM, but the figure in Jiangsu remained unchanged MOM.