Russia: NLMK to increase Lipetsk site capacitiesFri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMT
OrelMetallPolymer has presented a new manufacturing site. The company is located in the city of Mtsensk of Orel region. The continuous polymer-coating machine has the capacity of 40 thousand tons per year and coats steel and aluminum. The thickness of the rolled metal is 0.25-1 mm, while the width is 900-1250 mm. The plant also
Russia: An-12 cargo plane loses over 3 tons of gold during takeoff ...Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Investment company Interros of the Russian businessman Vladimir Potanin has closed an acquisition of 2.1% in mining and metallurgic company Norilsk Nickel from Crispian Investments of businessman Roman Abramovichs Millhouse to raise its stake to 32.9%, a representative of Interros reported on March 15. Earlier in March aluminum giant UC RUSAL of businessman Oleg Deripaska
Information on the Alunorte situationThu, 15 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMT
This article provides a detailed presentation of the situation at Hydro alumina refinery Alunorte, including timeline of events and run through of the main points of interest related to the heavy rainfall February 16 and 17. Also, three films providing additional background information are available.
6 Key Questions About Commodities And InvestingWed, 14 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Our homes are framed with wood and steel, which often includes alloys such as zinc and nickel. The pipes that bring ... What's important to know is that much can happen between locking in a commodity at one price and selling it at another.
Russia: ChTPZ awaiting OCTG pipes demand to grow in 2018Wed, 14 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Rusal and the Institute of light materials and techniques have developed a unique alloy on the basis of Al-Mg-Sc, the best advantage of which is the 3-fold decrease of scandium contents, while its increased parameters, usual for scandium-containing aluminum alloys are preserved. Thus, the decrease in cost makes this alloy widely accessible. The work o
Ukraine: Sukhaya Balka losses up in 2017Tue, 13 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Pipe Metal Company, the major pipe producer in Russia, is awaiting a positive effect for its American subsidiary IPSCO from the duties on steel and aluminum. We believe that the duties imposed will positively affect IPSCO business, as the company does not import steel as raw materials. As to the other TMK companies, the estimatio
Ukraine: IrGOK to collect 6 million UAH of fines from Valki-IlmenitMon, 12 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMT
The Ukrainian government is taking steps to remove Ukrainian products from under the U.S. sanctions for steel and aluminum products, Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade Ukraines Trade Representative Natalia Mykolska has said. We believe that Ukrainian products, which have been represented on the American market for a long time, do not pose
PRICING NOTICE: Proposal to make South Korean cif and fca P1020 ...Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Metal Bulletin proposes to make the South Korean cif and fca P1020 aluminium premiums duty-free o...
FOCUS: US Midwest aluminium premium volatility growingFri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMT
The United States Midwest aluminium premium has seen a growth in volatility over the past couple ...
EXPERT VIEW: Tariffs and trade wars watch for unintended consequences ...Thu, 08 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMT
And so it begins. The United States will impose import tariffs on steel and aluminium, and with d...
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