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Richard Lu joined CRU's Beijing office in 2015, following ten years in commodities trade and industry research, and specialises in the analysis of Chinese steel metallics and long products markets. 

Richard is a contributor to CRU's Monitors and Outlooks, as well as the China Steel Service.

Richard holds an MBA and a Bachelor of Economics, and is a candidate of the Chinese Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Articles by our industry expert

Seminar

Shanghai Metals Briefing

CRU is hosting our exclusive Shanghai Metals Briefing on Tuesday 17 September and we would be delighted for you and your colleagues to join us. The briefing is free to...

By Linda Lin, Veronica Qin, John Johnson, Rena Gu, Richard Lu & Matthew Poole 17 September 2019   
Topics: Coal, Ferroalloys, Steel, Steelmaking Raw Materials

Insight

Reflections from CRU China client seminar

Topics: Aluminium, Aluminium Raw Materials, Coal, Copper, Economics, Lead, Nickel, Steel, Steelmaking Raw Materials, Technology Metals

Insight

Will China become a net scrap exporter?

Topics: Steel, Steelmaking Raw Materials