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Iran's Crude Steel Output Up 8.6% - Tasnim News Agency
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:58:57 +0100
Iran's crude steel production stood at 5,137,875 metric tons during the same period last year. During the first four months of this year, 5,779,826 metric tons of various steel products, including rebar, coil steel, pipe, girders, wide sheets, hot ...
http://www.tasnimnews.com/English/Home/Single/466496


Omani pipe manufacturer wins PDO order - Construction Week Online
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 19:38:37 +0100
Oman-based pipe manufacturer TMK Gulf International Pipe Industry (TMK GIPI) has won a contract from Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) for the supply of 18,400 metric tonnes of oil country tubular goods (OCTG) threaded and coupled casing pipes. These ...
http://www.constructionweekonline.com/article-29521-omani-pipe-manufacturer-wins-pdo-order/


Demand for scrapping iron ore export duty gathers pace - Hindu Business ...
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 18:12:48 +0100
Prices of 62 per cent iron ore fines (comparable to the grade mined in Goa) at Tiajin Port in China have crashed since the mining ban was imposed in December 2012. The price of the mineral in June was $92.74 a tonne, nearly half of the five-year peak ...
http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/economy/demand-for-scrapping-iron-ore-export-duty-gathers-pace/article6305210.ece


Oman's TMK Gulf International Pipe bags PDO order - Times of Oman
Sun, 10 Aug 2014 15:49:04 +0100
Muscat: The Sultanate's leading pipe manufacturer, TMK Gulf International Pipe Industry (TMK GIPI), part of global pipe manufacturer TMK, was recently awarded a 18,400MT of OCTG (threaded and coupled casing pipes) order from Petroleum Development ...
http://www.timesofoman.com/news/37704/Article-Omans-TMK-Gulf-International-Pipe-bags-PDO-order


Unicoil sets standards in pre-painted steel industry - Arab News
Wed, 06 Aug 2014 20:15:05 +0100
Universal Metal Coating Company Ltd. (Unicoil) — based in Jubail Industrial City — has been accredited with both the Saudi Quality Mark (SASO) and the Emirates Quality Mark (ESMA) by the concerned authorities of standardization and metrology for ...
http://www.arabnews.com/news/612521


KIOCL Proposes Iron Ore Pellets Export To Iran - Hindu Business Line
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 19:05:55 +0100
Iran has a good demand for iron ore pellets. Though Iran has iron ore deposits, they are not of a very high grade. Iranians are considering how their ore can be sent to KIOCL's Mangalore plant to be converted as pellet. Pellets manufactured from Indian ...
http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/news/states/kiocl-proposes-iron-ore-pellets-export-to-iran/article6281083.ece


KIOCL Mangalore Plant May Get Iron Ore From Iran - Times Of India
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 15:51:20 +0100
A meeting in this regard between two countries has been held in New Delhi, wherein we are now working on how best their ore can come to our plant and it can be converted into pellets," Chatterjee said adding that Iran has good deposits of iron ore ...
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mangalore/KIOCL-Mangalore-plant-may-get-iron-ore-from-Iran/articleshow/39633468.cms


Shandong Group to invest $150 mn to build new pipe plant in Morocco
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 02:30:00 +0100
profiles, steel billets, mineral ores, cold and hot rolled steel products, coking products and burning power, among others. It distributes its products in domestic and overseas markets. Shandong Iron & Steel Group Co., Ltd is based in Jinan, China.
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Shandong Group to invest $150 mn to build new pipe plant in Morocco
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 01:33:00 +0100
profiles, steel billets, mineral ores, cold and hot rolled steel products, coking products and burning power, among others. It distributes its products in domestic and overseas markets. Shandong Iron & Steel Group Co., Ltd is based in Jinan, China.
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Ball of lightning hospitalises woman and kills hundreds of pigs at ...
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:22:00 +0100
Farmer's wife Jun Li, 48, was hurt when a rare lightning ball struck at the pig farm in southern China's Hunan province ... The ball of lightning struck metal railings, sending a massive charge through the entire building containing 400 pigs.
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Steel Dynamics: A Walk Through The Stock's Year-To-Date Performance ...
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 19:13:03 +0100
Bidness Etc - Steel Dynamics Inc (STLD), the US-based steel producer and metals recycler, has enjoyed a favorable 2014 thus far, with its stock climbing 14.8% year-to-date (YTD). The comparable growth for the S&P 500 Index was 8.65% and just 3.75% for the Dow ...
http://www.bidnessetc.com/23406-steel-dynamics-a-walk-through-the-stocks-yeartodate-performance/


Iraq: Civilian Toll of Government Airstrikes
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 08:31:00 +0100
The woman who was killed was called Jinan; her body was blown to pieces ... or water tanks filled with high explosives and in some cases scrap metal to produce shrapnel. Barrel bombs have wide blast effects and, when deployed in populated areas, can ...
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Must-know: An overview of Nucor Corporation - Market Realist
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:30:53 +0100
Nucor (NUE) is the largest steel company in the United States with over 27 million tons of production capacity. It operates in the United States through its own facilities and subsidiaries. It also has operations in Europe, United Arab Emirates (or UAE ...
http://marketrealist.com/2014/07/must-know-overview-nucor-corporation/


El Ezz Aldekhela Steel Alexandria : Ezz Aldekhela incurs LE 67 m ...
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 07:39:00 +0100
Arab Finance: EL Ezz Aldekhela Steel (Alexandria) ( IRAX) has incurred LE 67 million in differences to provide currency from the black market in the first quarter of 2014, Sources revealed to Shorouk newspaper. The company purchased $ 171.5 million from ...
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Egypt steel industry files anti-dumping claim
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:00:00 +0100
Egypt's steel companies have filed a petition against rebar and wire rod imports from China, Turkey and Ukraine, one of its top steelmakers said, the latest move in a years-long quest to protect the fledging industry from low-priced imports. Egyptian Steel ...
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