On June 28, 2023, Clarivate Analytics released 2022 Journal Citation Report. The impact factor of Journal of Magnesium and Alloys (JMA, ISSN: 2213-9567) reached 17.6 (IF:17.6), ranks top 1 in Metallurgy & Metallurgical Engineering Category, JCR Q1, which is a leading international journal in materials and metallurgical engineering. JMA has become one of the most influential academic journals on metallurgy and metallic materials in the world.
JMA was founded in 2013 by National Engineering Research Center for Magnesium Alloys of Chongqing University and Chinese Materials Research Society(C-MRS). Prof. Fusheng Pan from Chongqing University serves as editor-in-chief while Prof. Xiaodong Peng as executive associate editor in chief. JMA has received strong support from Chongqing University, China Association for Science and Technology, famous Mg centers and KeAi publishing company since its establishment. The academic quality and influence of the journal continue to increase. In 2019, JMA was successfully selected as one of the 22 leading journals of the "China Science and Technology Journal Excellence Action Plan" in China. It is the only national leading journal in the field of materials and metallurgy in China.
JMA provides an international medium to publish the theoretical and experimental studies on magnesium materials. JMA covers all aspects of magnesium, magnesium alloys, and their products. JMA aims to establish a global communication platform for magnesium and magnesium alloys and promote the research and development of magnesium materials in the world.