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Steel protectionism stokes price hikes fears
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 23:32:00 +0100
... fees on their imports indicate a possible return to market hegemony for influential steel tycoon and ex-president Hosni Mubarak's strongman Ahmed Ezz. The traders said price hikes that coincided with Ezz''s exit from prison, where he had been ...
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IMIDRO: Iran Ups Alloy Steel Production by 17 Percent in 6 Months
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 08:17:00 +0100
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran has considerably increased its alloy steel output in the first half of the current Iranian year (March 21-September 22), a report said. Alloy steel production reached 225,000 tons in the first six months of the current year showing a 17 ...
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IMIDRO: Iran Ups Alloy Steel Production by 17 Percent in 6 Months
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 08:17:00 +0100
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran has considerably increased its alloy steel output in the first half of the current Iranian year (March 21-September 22), a report said. Alloy steel production reached 225,000 tons in the first six months of the current year showing a 17 ...
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Why Nucor (NUE) Stock Might be a Great Pick - Tale of the Tape
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:11:24 +0100
Why Nucor (NUE) Stock Might be a Great Pick - Tale of the Tape
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Lower iron ore prices, overseas supply to hit Cliffs: Cowen
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 13:19:00 +0100
... what Cowen said was a lack of a catalysts for iron ore price increases. Brazil's Vale and Samarco have indicated they may compete more in supplying pellets via the US Gulf as demand grows. Cliffs shares are currently rated market perform by Cowen.
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Weekend deal pulls Turkish scrap lower
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 19:51:00 +0100
Turkey's largest steelmaker, Erdemir, decreased its buying price for lira-dominated ... Major electric arc furnace-based steelmaker Colakoglu and alloy steel producer Asil Celik also decreased domestic scrap buying prices October 11, by Lira 20/mt to ...
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Weekend deal pulls Turkish scrap lower
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 19:51:00 +0100
Turkey's largest steelmaker, Erdemir, decreased its buying price for lira-dominated ... Major electric arc furnace-based steelmaker Colakoglu and alloy steel producer Asil Celik also decreased domestic scrap buying prices October 11, by Lira 20/mt to ...
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Markets decline further as global gloom persists
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:14:00 +0100
Egypt's bourse was on outlier, edging up 0.2 percent. Ezz Steel was one of the main supports, adding 2.0 percent after the Cairo government imposed temporary tariffs to protect domestic steel rebar manufacturers from cheap foreign imports. Kuwait's ...
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Steel pipe contract signed for Turkish-Azeri pipeline - Energy Global ...
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 11:46:50 +0100
Turkish and Azerbaijani companies and government officials inked a contract to supply the steel pipe for a planned major natural gas pipeline project between the two countries on Tuesday. Turkey's capital Ankara hosted a ceremony of signing agreements ...
http://www.energyglobal.com/news/pipelines/articles/Steel-pipe-contract-signed-for-Turkish-Azeri-pipeline.aspx


MIDEAST STOCKS-Markets decline further as global gloom persists
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:23:00 +0100
Egypt's bourse was on outlier, edging up 0.2 percent. Ezz Steel was one of the main supports, adding 2.0 percent after the Cairo government imposed temporary tariffs to protect domestic steel rebar manufacturers from cheap foreign imports. Kuwait's main ...
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MIDEAST STOCKS-Markets decline further as global gloom persists
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:23:00 +0100
Egypt's bourse was on outlier, edging up 0.2 percent. Ezz Steel was one of the main supports, adding 2.0 percent after the Cairo government imposed temporary tariffs to protect domestic steel rebar manufacturers from cheap foreign imports. Kuwait's main ...
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Egypt's steel rebars see price hikes in August
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 07:08:00 +0100
Ezz Steel is the dominant steel producer in Egypt and the Middle East at large, with around 55 percent of the Egyptian steel market. Solb Misr, along with Beshay Steel, share 35 percent of the market. Smaller steel factories comprise the remaining 10 percent.
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Egypt's steel rebars see price hikes in August
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 07:08:00 +0100
Ezz Steel is the dominant steel producer in Egypt and the Middle East at large, with around 55 percent of the Egyptian steel market. Solb Misr, along with Beshay Steel, share 35 percent of the market. Smaller steel factories comprise the remaining 10 percent.
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Hopes for Sheerness Thamesteel site job creation
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 03:56:00 +0100
Steel will not be produced on Sheppey ... Thamesteel was first bought by the Al-Tuwairqi Group (ATG) in 2002 when its previous owners went into liquidation. ATG bought back the plant in June 2012, six months after it closed.
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Hopes for Sheerness Thamesteel site job creation
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 03:34:00 +0100
Steel will not be produced on Sheppey ... Thamesteel was first bought by the Al-Tuwairqi Group (ATG) in 2002 when its previous owners went into liquidation. ATG bought back the plant in June 2012, six months after it closed.
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