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Irans Zisco signs mining machinery deal with Czech firm
Thu, 23 Nov 2017 01:08:00 GMT
Iran-based Zarand Iranian Steel Company (Zisco) signed a contract with the Czech Republic's OSTROJ to import machinery and engineering services in the field of underground coal mining, said a report. A European bank was also present at the signing ceremony ...

Iran's ZISCO signs coal mining contract with Czech company
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 09:42:00 GMT
Zarand Iranian Steel Company (ZISCO) signed a contract with the Czech Republic's OSTROJ a.s. to import machinery and engineering services in the field of underground coal mining. A European bank was also present at the signing ceremony of the agreement ...

Brazil steel slab prices flat as participants bide their time
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 05:00:00 GMT
Spot export prices for Brazilian merchant steel slabs were unchanged for the second week in a row, as buyers and sellers waited. Indicative bids at $425-$430/mt have been too low to attract sellers, while sellers guidance was generally closer to $460/mt FOB.

GLOBAL BILLET WRAP: Bearish demand continues to restrain spot ...
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 16:08:00 GMT
The inventory of billet was around 360,000 tonnes in Tangshan. Market participants do not expect any ... Turkish mills prefer to buy scrap over billet due weak demand in the finished steel export markets. The mills are importing billet within the ...

Elliott Management tight-lipped on BHP investment changes
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 07:07:00 GMT
Vale and Samarco, including BHP's former iron ore boss and now chief executive of grain exporter CBH, Jimmy Wilson. Those criminal charges are now able to proceed after a Brazilian court ruled that evidence collected by phone-tapping Samarco executives was ...

Chinas production cuts to boost steel prices
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 02:43:00 GMT
Steel prices have started rising in the past few days after mills increased offer prices and traders held back stocks until the restrictions kicked in. The price of Tangshan billet, a key semi-finished long product, has risen by 5.4pc this month toYn3,870 ...

US Steel Imports Declined by More Than One-Tenth in September
Tue, 14 Nov 2017 21:30:00 GMT
SEATTLE (Scrap Monster): According to AIIS press release, the US steel imports declined by more than one-tenth from August to September, falling to 3.05 million net tons. The August decline was driven by a 38.7 percent drop in imports from Brazil to ...

Chinese Fujian, Guangdong ports restrict import coal arrivals
Mon, 13 Nov 2017 21:30:00 GMT
Many ports in southeastern Chinas Fujian and Guangdong provinces have restricted arrival of imported coal recently, further weighing on Chinas seaborne import market, traders said. Lots of ports are no longer able to discharge import coal ...

GLOBAL BILLET WRAP: Prices continue to fall, China bucks trend
Sun, 12 Nov 2017 16:13:00 GMT
in Tangshan. The billet offers from Japan, Saudi Arabia, Russia and India were heard in Southeast Asia at $495-500 per tonne cfr over the week. However, there were no bookings heard done in Philippines and Indonesia due to falling finished steel export ...

Brazil delays antidumping probe decision for Russian, Chinese ...
Thu, 09 Nov 2017 11:00:00 GMT
Brazil's Ministry of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade Thursday postponed until January a decision on the application or non-application of antidumping duties on imports of Chinese and Russian hot-rolled coil steel. According to the ministry, it ...

Research details developments in the global bi-metal band saw ...
Tue, 07 Nov 2017 23:26:00 GMT
Bichamp Cutting Technology (Hunan) holds a safe lead over other local brands by comprehensive ... Bi-metal band saw blade-related industries including high-speed steel and sawing machine (market size, competitive landscape, import & export); Global bi ...

Top trade union demands guarantees in Thyssen-Tata steel JV
Tue, 07 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMT
DUESSELDORF Reuters - IG Metall, Germany's largest trade union called on Thyssenkrupp's (DE:TKAG) management to provide guarantees for jobs, plants and future investments in relation to a...

COLUMN-China's iron ore appetite stays voracious even as steel ...
Mon, 06 Nov 2017 22:25:00 GMT
It would seem logical that if steel mills are forced to cut production in order to ... Imports from the top three suppliers to China, namely Australia, Brazil and South Africa, totalled 80.4 million tonnes in October, up from 78.5 million in September.

Iran steel exports slow down
Mon, 06 Nov 2017 06:29:00 GMT
The IMIDRO data, released this week, is a preliminary report on large-scale exports. A more comprehensive and detailed version, including smaller private mills performance, often follows in about two weeks time by the Iranian Steel Producers Association.

Irans Apr-Sep steel demand, export higher amid rise in production
Fri, 03 Nov 2017 03:41:00 GMT
Iran is expected to export 8 million mt of steel within the current Iranian year ending March 2018, according to mines and metal state holding company, Imidro.

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