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ArcelorMittal announces deal for Bekaert's subsidiary at Sumar ...
Thu, 22 Jun 2017 22:07:00 GMT
ArcelorMittal, the largest steelmaker in the world and in Brazil, and the Bekaert Group, the world leader in steel wire conversion and coating technology, reached agreement on the acquisition by ArcelorMittal of Shares of Bekaert's subsidiary in Suma.....more
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ArcelorMittal and Bekaert close steel wire deal in Brazil worth ...
Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:49:00 GMT
Bekaert Group and steelmaker ArcelorMittal closed a transaction to integrate Bekaert's formerly wholly-owned steel cord subsidiary in the Brazilian city of Sumare into the Belgo Mineira Bekaert Artefatos de Arame (BMB) partnership, the companies announced ...
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Compaa Siderrgica Huachipato S.A.
Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:30:00 GMT
Compaa Siderrgica Huachipato (CSH) is the Chilean steel group CAP's steelmaking division. It is an integrated iron and steel operator that produces finished steel products for steel distribution companies, construction firms, tinplate packaging and ...
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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...
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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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BRAZIL: Steelmakers Say China Is Dumping Galvanized Steel In ...
Wed, 21 Jun 2017 05:08:00 GMT
(Agencia CMA Latam) - Brazilian steel mills started antidumping proceedings against China and South Korea for prices charged in galvanized steel sales to Brazil, said the National Institute of Steel Distributors (Inda) chairman Carlos Loureiro. There is ...
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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 domestic steel sales up 3.4% in May on flat steel performance
Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:13:00 GMT
Local steel sales in Brazil increased by 3.40% year-on-year in May, according to figures released by the countrys steel institute, Ao Brasil, on Tuesday June 20. Sales totalled 1.41 million tonnes, against 1.37 million tonnes a year earlier.
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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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Steel doyen Ray Horsburgh questions Korean Arrium plans
Tue, 20 Jun 2017 09:54:00 GMT
Australian steel industry veteran Ray Horsburgh has questioned why other ... Mr Horsburgh said there had been a large expansion of steelmaking plants in the past decade in China, India, Brazil and other countries, but the Finex process hadn't taken off ...
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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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Shanghai steel extends gains on capacity cuts, but demand outlook ...
Fri, 16 Jun 2017 14:35:00 GMT
Chinese steel futures rose sharply for a third day in a row on Friday ... Menke said rising low-cost supply from top exporters Australia and Brazil should keep the iron ore market in oversupply and prices should continue to slide over the coming ...
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High carbon bearing steel market report for scrutinized in new ...
Fri, 16 Jun 2017 08:04:00 GMT
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New BHP chair's packed career
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 23:18:00 GMT
Mr MacKenzie's appointment comes as BHP struggles to emerge from a period of turmoil: the 2015 dam collapse at its Samarco joint venture iron ore project in Brazil that killed 19 people; criticism of the company's costly investments in US shale oil ...
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BHP opts for fresh face to replace Jac Nasser as chairman
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 21:00:00 GMT
Mr MacKenzie will also have to deal with the legacy of the tragic Samarco tailings dam collapse in Brazil which ... Two of its principal global markets, iron ore and oil, are currently struggling to clear significant gluts. While BHP has rebounded strongly ...
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BHP Names Ken MacKenzie as Chairman Amid Activist Challenges ...
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 19:42:00 GMT
Nasser delayed his planned departure by about a year as a result of the incident at BHP and Vale SAs Samarco joint venture that killed ... steel demand in China limits the growth outlook for iron ore, the companys top earner, and coking coal.
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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.
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India Goes to WTO Regarding U.S. Anti-Subsidy Duties
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 09:03:00 GMT
In May, India imposed anti-dumping duty on products from six nations China, Japan, South Korea, Brazil, Russia and Indonesia to protect its own industry from cheap imports. Anti-dumping duty was imposed for five years on 47 steel products ...
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Cliffs Natural Resoures Wants You to Know These 5 Things About ...
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
This is critical for the global iron ore market because Samarco was a supplier of high-quality iron ore that is used in the U.S. and Europe. With Samarco down, Goncalves predicts there will be a ripple effect on pellet-grade iron ore prices. With pellet ...
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Global Silicon Electrical Steel Market Size 2017 Industry Trend ...
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 00:54:00 GMT
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