Congratulations!《CHINA FOUNDRY》journal has been continuously selected into Chinese Science Citation Database (CSCD)
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    Recently, after the review of China Science Citation Database (short for CSCD), 《CHINA FOUNDRY》journal has become the source journal of China Science Citation Database (2023-2024)——Core Database. A total of 1339 source journals are included in the China Science Citation Database (2023-2024), including 316 English journals and 1023 Chinese journals published by China.

About CSCD

CSCD is the Chinese first citation database founded in 1989. And it covers more one thousand kinds of excellent academic journals in some area of natural sciences, engineering and medical disciplines, including mathematics, physics, chemistry, life science, earth science, agricultural science, medicine, industrial technology, environmental sciences and so on. It plays an important role in information navigation in discovering important scientific research achievements and tracking scientific research process in China.

CSCD cooperates with Clarivate and Elsevier, becoming the only database in China that cooperates with Web of Science (SCI) and Scopus to popularize Chinese journals to the world.

The source journals of CSCD are selected every two years. A combination of quantitative and qualitative methods is adopted in each selection. The quantitative data comes from the CSCD, and the qualitative evaluation is conducted by domestic experts to evaluate the journals. The quantitative and qualitative comprehensive evaluation results to determine the source journals of CSCD.


Founded in 2004, CHINA FOUNDRY journal (ISSN 1672-6421, CN 21-1498/TG) is bimonthly published by Foundry Journal Agency and Springer to a worldwide readership in English. The journal is the only English journal totally dedicated to China’s foundry industry and mainly reports advanced scientific and technical achievements, application technology, successful experiences in the production, management and leadership, recent development and industry information. Since the first publication in 2004, it has been distributed to more than 50 countries and regions, and mainly circulated to foundries, institutes, universities and other people who pay attention to the foundry industry of China.

In recent years, all the editors have been forging ahead, striving to reform and innovate, focusing on national development strategy, frontier research fields and hot spots in the foundry industry. And invited well-known experts and scholars to contribute manuscripts, and published special issue on "Cast Irons and Cast Steels", "TiAl and Ti Based Alloys" , "Additive Manufacturing"  and "High-entropy Alloy" within two years, which improved the manuscripts quality and academic influence and received high praise from domestic and foreign industries.

CHINA FOUNDRY is indexed by Thomson's Science Citation Index-Expanded (SCI-E) (beginning with the first issue of 2007), SpringerLink, Elsevier Scopus, EBSCO, CNKI, Chemical Abstracts (CA), Cambridge Science Abstracts (CSA), Abstract Journal (AJ) and Elsevier's, etc. It has been successively selected into the T2 classification catalogue of Mechanical Engineering, Non-ferrous Metals, Metallurgical Engineering Technology and Metal Materials, and Materials Science - Comprehensive Category. It has been continuously selected into the Key Magazine of China Technology and Excellent Academic Journal with International Influence in China.

About Online First

In order to shorten the publication cycle and promote the rapid exchange of scientific research achievements, CHINA FOUNDRY journal has realized online publishing in advance this year. Contributions are welcome and the submission website is or