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04.15.2013 18:53

Controversy Follows Steel Leader into Retirement

Opinion is divided about Shan Shanghua's time as head of a major industry association, and now prosecutors are after him
By staff reporter Zhang Boling

(Beijing) – Shan Shanghua once gained notoriety for leading domestic steel mills in negotiations with international iron ore suppliers. The former secretary general of China Iron and Steel Association (CISA) is again getting attention, but this time for darker reasons.

The 67-year-old Shan is facing charges he embezzled state-owned assets before he headed CISA.

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