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Latin America: Finished steel consumption grew 7%, while crude ...
Thu, 22 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Latin America in January-April 2017: 20.9 million tons reached the steel crude production 17.3 million tons was the finished steel production 22.4 million tons recorded the apparent steel consumption 17% increase the total imports of Latin American steel...
http://www.alacero.org/en/page/prensa/noticias/latin-america-finished-steel-consumption-grew-7-while-crude-steel-production


Trump is 'opening a Pandora's box' that could 'vex US exporters ...
Wed, 21 Jun 2017 17:01:00 GMT
In fact, our top three sources for steel are Canada, Brazil, and South Korea. That's why experts say the administration's rationale for protecting our domestic steel industry is strange and dangerous. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is inspecting our steel ...
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Should Trump clamp down on foreign steel What if it causes you ...
Wed, 21 Jun 2017 04:05:00 GMT
What's the problem, then Domestic steelmakers say other countries, including Canada, Mexico, Vietnam, Brazil and Turkey, still export a massive amount of steel to the United States. Sometimes the United States wins a trade case against one or more of ...
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Brazil's crude steel output up in Jan-May
Tue, 20 Jun 2017 11:59:00 GMT
Brazilian crude steel production rose 14.2% year-on-year to 14.1Mt in the first five months of 2017, according to data from local ... BNamericas develops thousands of news articles, analyses and features every month, always concentrating on how to make or ...
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Carpenter Technology Begins Production of Industrys First High-Strength ...
Tue, 20 Jun 2017 05:01:03 GMT
PARIS, June 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Carpenter Technology Corporation (NYSE:CRS) announced today the production of CARTECH PURIS 5+, the markets first high-strength, low-oxygen titanium powder solution. A custom composition of Ti-6AI-4V that meets all Grade 5 specifications, CARTECH PURIS 5+ signals a breakthrough in additive manufacturers ability to better control oxygen content inherent to their processes without compromising powder strength. Balancing oxygen levels with desired strength properties is a challenge in additive manufacturing. CARTECH PURIS 5+ provides the simultaneous optimization of powder recyclability and strength, alleviating concerns about using low oxygen...
http://ir.cartech.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=64522&p=RssLanding&cat=news&id=2281786


U.S. Steelmakers Gain as Trump Readies Bold Action' on Imports
Mon, 19 Jun 2017 21:07:19 GMT
American steelmakers rallied on Monday as Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross confirmed that President Donald Trump intends to take bold action to address national-security risks presented by steel imports. Nucor Corp., U.S. Steel Corp. and AK Steel Holding Corp. all rose the most in at least a week as Ross indicated in an interview with Bloomberg Television that Trump is inclined to take major steps to protect the industry.
http://www.topix.com/com/nue/2017/06/u-s-steelmakers-gain-as-trump-readies-bold-action-on-imports?fromrss=1


Amplats' exit from Brazil platinum prospect sparks London listing
Mon, 19 Jun 2017 06:24:00 GMT
JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly.com) The withdrawal of South Africas Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) from a platinum group metals (PGM) project in Brazil has opened the ... The agreement, reached with the United Steel Workers of America, International ...
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Carpenter Technology and Samuel, Son & Co. Combine Additive ...
Mon, 19 Jun 2017 05:01:07 GMT
New Strategic Alliance Offers Comprehensive Additive Manufacturing Support PARIS, June 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Carpenter Technology Corporation (NYSE:CRS) and Samuel, Son & Co. today announced a first of its kind strategic alliance between the two companies to provide end-to-end supply chain solutions for the additive manufacturing marketplace. With a full spectrum of additive manufacturing capabilities now available to customers across both companies, this new alliance provides customers with turnkey solutions specific to their needs. Samuels recent purchase agreement with Burloak Technologies, an industry supplier of highly-engineered additive manufacturing solutions, provides...
http://ir.cartech.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=64522&p=RssLanding&cat=news&id=2281488


Nucor - Adding On The Dip
Fri, 16 Jun 2017 17:22:37 GMT
With an earnings yield coming in at 8% and potential drivers to push earnings higher going forward, I am buying this dip in this well-run company. Nucor announced second-quarter guidance that fell short of expectations, after those expectations had risen substantially in recent times.
http://www.topix.com/com/nue/2017/06/nucor-adding-on-the-dip?fromrss=1


U.S. Steel: Here We Go Again
Fri, 16 Jun 2017 01:39:47 GMT
Prominent U.S. Steel bear Gordon Johnson is out with a new note explaining why he sees further trouble ahead for the U.S. steel company. Less than three months ago, United States Steel was flying high as investors bet that President Donald J. Trump's pro-America policies would provide a boost for U.S. steel makers , Steel Dynamics , and Nucor also benefited from this dynamic).
http://www.topix.com/com/nue/2017/06/u-s-steel-here-we-go-again?fromrss=1


Nucor Falls After Cutting Outlook, Move Keeps Government Review ...
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 20:59:37 GMT
Nucor Corp. shares fell almost 5% and led steel stocks lower after it released a disappointing second-quarter outlook and said cheap imports, up about 15 percent from last year, are hurting it. Nucor said it now expects second-quarter earnings per share in the $1 to $1.50 range, compared to a $1.22 per share FactSet estimate.
http://www.topix.com/com/nue/2017/06/nucor-falls-after-cutting-outlook-move-keeps-government-review-of-dumping-front-and-center?fromrss=1


Nucor's Stock Drops After Profit Warning
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 16:14:59 GMT
Shares of Nucor Corp. dropped 2.9% in premarket trade, after the steelmaker provided a downbeat second-quarter profit outlook, as market conditions for hot-rolled sheet products have been more challenging than expected. The company expects earnings per share in the range of $1.00 to $1.05, below the FactSet EPS consensus of $1.22.
http://www.topix.com/com/nue/2017/06/nucors-stock-drops-after-profit-warning?fromrss=1


Global Silicon Electrical Steel Market Size 2017 Industry Trend ...
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 00:54:00 GMT
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Mexico imposes tariffs on Taiwan, China steel firms
Wed, 14 Jun 2017 02:30:00 GMT
Mexico has also imposed a 22.22 percent anti-dumping duty on Chinas Baoshan Iron & Steel, and a 22.26 percent tariff on Beijing Shougang, Shougang Jingtang United Iron & Steel, and Tangshan Iron & Steel, the ministry said. Other Chinese steel exporters ...
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China's Shandong recruits 6,000 construction workers for Israel
Tue, 13 Jun 2017 06:05:00 GMT
JINAN, June 13 -- Two companies in eastern China's Shandong Province will recruit 6,000 construction workers to work in Israel, said local officials on Tuesday. These workers will serve as steel fixers, carpenters, tilers and plasterers for construction ...
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