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Russia: KMZ pig iron sales up in January-May 2017
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:09:31 GMT
In January-May Kosogorsky Iron and Steel Works increased share of sales of pig iron both locally and abroad 1.7-fold, from 47% to 81%. The company has also increased the output of high-quality pig iron, having supplied 20.6 thousand tons to local and foreign customers, or 70% of the total sales in May. (Ukrainian metal)

Beijing, Tianjin, Hebei regions integrated and complementary
Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:03:00 GMT
In February 2005, the local government approved its relocation project, allowing Capital Steel to construct a new production base in Caofeidian in Tangshan, Hebei province, by the end of 2010. The project was unprecedented in scale; it involved the ...

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...

Mideast May direct reduction iron producers' output trends mixed: ...
Wed, 21 Jun 2017 05:53:00 GMT
Qatari DRI output of 219,000 mt, and Saudi Arabian producer Hadeed's 400,000 mt marked falls both against ... improving indicative fundamentals with regional spot prices of rebar steel, merchant pig iron and ferrous scrap in May. The analysis uses fised ...

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 ...

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...

Iran produces over 6m tons of iron ore concentrates in two months
Sun, 18 Jun 2017 17:00:00 GMT
Based on IMIDRO report, six major domestic mining companies produced ... The plant owned by Khorasan Steel Complex Company will have a capacity to produce 2.5 million metric tons of pellet feed grade iron ore concentrate per year.

Iran exports over $1b of mine products in two months
Sun, 18 Jun 2017 07:43:00 GMT
The MoUs envisage joint investments in steel production in southern Iran in an area stretching ... In the ventures, Italy's Danieli will hold a 60-percent stake while IMIDRO will take 40 percent, Karbasian added. The Italians are also about to partner ...

Oil price fall has mixed impact on Gulf, Doha extends recovery
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 12:34:00 GMT
In Egypt, Ezz Steel rose 0.5 percent, outperforming the index, which fell 0.2 percent. Late on Wednesday the country's largest steel maker told Reuters - it could raise its production of rebar to its maximum capacity of 4.6 million tonnes per year if tariffs ...

Companhia Siderurgica Nacional (SID) Hits New 52-Week High
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 09:25:00 GMT
Companhia Siderurgica Nacional, launched on April 9, 1941, operates throughout the entire steel production chain, from the mining of iron ore to the production and sale of a range of steel products, including coated galvanized flat steel and tinplate.

Egypt's Ezz Steel could raise steel rebar output if tariffs continue
Wed, 14 Jun 2017 08:23:00 GMT
(Adds comments from company) CAIRO, June 14 Reuters - Egypt's largest steelmaker Ezz Steel could raise its production of rebars to its maximum capacity of 4.6 million tonnes per year if tariffs on imported rebars continue, George Matta, the company's ...

Ezz Steel could raise steel rebar output if tariffs continue
Wed, 14 Jun 2017 06:03:00 GMT
CAIRO Reuters - Ezz Steel could raise its production of steel rebar to its maximum capacity of 4.6 million tonnes if steel tariffs continue, a company official told Reuters - on Wednesday. Egypt imposed temporary tariffs on imported steel rebar from China ...

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