Yanting joined Wood Mackenzie in June 2015 as a consultant in the Copper Market team. She is based in Beijing, and the focus of her work is on China’s copper market.
Yanting is experienced in metals demand modelling of copper, aluminium and steel. She has built up extensive knowledge on metals end use markets in China, such as property, electrical network, transportation, machinery and appliance sector.
Prior to joining Wood Mackenzie, Yanting spent two years as an analyst at Rio Tinto. Her main responsibility was to assess China’s long-term growth potential of commodity demand based on research projects on property, land, and industry sector. She was also responsible for developing and maintaining the company’s China steel demand model.
Yanting holds a MS degree in Economics from Tufts University, and a BA degree in Economics from Nankai University.