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Update: Expert: China's steel industry broadly saw deficit this year
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 02:26:41 +0100
china flagApril 21 (DZH AAFN) -- China's entire steel& iron industry broadly saw deficit and financial squeez...

Jobs blow for steel firms at loss of Webb Dock work
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:07:48 +0100
Local steel firms have missed out on work on the massive expansion of Webb Dock, in a move expected to lead to job losses at a major manufacturer in Premier Denis Napthine's electorate in Portland.

SMU Comparison Price Indices: Are We Peaking - Steel Market Update
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:50:13 +0100
pricesAll of the steel indices followed by Steel Market Update saw flat rolled steel prices increase this past week. Benchmark hot rolled coil saw the spread between the indices shrink while the average HR price increased by $17 per ton. Cold rolled was one ...

SC panel favours continuation of E-auction for sale of iron ore in ...
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:54:47 +0100
iron oreThe Court, in its order dated April 13, 2012, directed that the sale of the iron ore should continue to be through e-auction and the same should be conducted by the Monitoring Committee, constituted by the court. The responsibility of the monitoring ...

Will the 2015 Ford F-150 Strike a Deathblow to the Steel ...
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:34:25 +0100
automotive sectorOne of the bright spots for U.S. steel manufacturers over the past couple years has actually been the automotive industry. Overall, automotive is the ...

Uncertainty dogs steel production 2025 target
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:09:34 +0100
steel productionUps and downs in the market and the absence of pricing power puts a question mark over Indias plan to achieve 300 million tonne steel production by 2025 and to make the country the second largest...

Correction: US Steel-Icy Shutdown story
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 05:15:02 +0100
steelmakingGARY, Ind. In a story April 5 about the effects of ice on the Great Lakes, The Associated Press reported erroneously that production at U.S. Steel's Gary Works had been temporarily halted. Production was scaled back but did not stop. A corrected version of the story is below: US Steel slows Indiana mill due to lack of ore US Steel scales back Indiana mill's steelmaking; lake ice leaves mill ...

China Steel June pricing shows uncertainty over global demand - Focus ...
Sat, 19 Apr 2014 06:20:11 +0100
The decision made by China Steel, the largest steel maker in Taiwan, to keep its local product prices for June contracts came after the company had raised prices for April to May deliveries by 0.37 percent and for March deliveries by 1.20 percent ...

Wisconsin Recycling Facility Holds Annual Earth Week Celebration
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 22:17:57 +0100
recyclingA&W Iron & Metal, Inc. to Host Earth Week Celebration, April 21st 26th (PRWeb April 18, 2014) Read the full story at

SunCoke Energy, Inc. and SunCoke Energy Partners ...
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:37:00 +0100
Business Wire - SunCoke Energy, Inc. and SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. today announced they changed the times of their first quarter 2014 earnings conference calls to be held on April 24, 2014.*

Northwest Pipe Company's Water Transmission Group Awarded Section ...
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:13:42 +0100
steel tubeNorthwest Pipe Company , an industry leader of engineered welded steel pipe products, was selected to provide 81,958 feet of 108-inch diameter, cement mortar lined and polyurethane coated spiral welded ...

FTSE 250 Movers: Evraz, Ocado, Centamin, Debenhams
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:29:24 +0100
hammer and sickleRussian steelmaker Evraz rebounded on Thursday following a slump a day earlier when it reported an eight per cent fall in crude steel production for the first quarter.

Japan produces longest rail tracks - Sky News Australia
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:35:48 +0100
melt shopSky News Australia - Japan's top steelmaker says it has built a system to make and ship the longest pieces of railway track in the world, extending to 150 metres. Nippon Steel Sumitomo Metal said on Thursday its extra-long rails are more durable than shorter ones that need ...

Galvanized Steel Masts - Lagos Gives Operators 15-Day Ultimatum
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 07:12:00 +0100
VanguardThe Lagos State Government has given owners of communications masts made of hollow-pipes until April, 30th , 3014 to replace them with galvanized steel masts....

Analyst Views: What did you make of BHP Billitons operational ...
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:23:22 +0100
coalRICHARD KNIGHTS LIBERUMTheyve upgraded their iron ore and coal production targets, which is a slight positive. BHPis doing what most companies are doing in the face of low prices increasing output ...

Evrazs steel production falls in first quarter but prices improve
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:15:21 +0100
RUSSIAN steelmaker Evraz yesterday blamed scheduled maintenance works for an eight per cent drop in crude steel production in the first quarter, but said prices for its products had started to pick up ...

China deploys drones to spy on polluting industries
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:09:52 +0100
environmentalDrones to scout over skies of Beijing and other cities to check for smog sources and spot environmental breaches China is using drones to spy on polluting industries in its attempts to battle the lung-choking smog that frequently engulfs many of its cities. The deputy minister of environmental protection, Zhai Qing said drones have recently been used in Beijing, Shanxi and Hebei provinces to ...

Steel Dynamics Reports First Quarter 2014 Diluted Earnings Per Share ...
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:39:10 +0100
FORT WAYNE, Ind., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ/GS: STLD) today announced first quarter net income of $39 million, or $0.17 per diluted share, on net sales of $1.8 billion. By comparison, prior year first quarter net income was $48 million, or $0.21 per...

Stainless Steel Overbraided PTFE Hose - R & D Magazine
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:42:33 +0100
R & D Magazine - AdvantaPure now offers its stainless steel overbraided PTFE hose in four styles. The hose, called APFOS, provides the purity of PTFE fluoropolymer with the durability and enhanced pressure carrying capabilities of stainless steel. APFOS is used in high ...

Evraz Steel Output Declines In Q1, But Prices Pick Up
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:29:13 +0100
Russian steel group EVRAZ said that output declined in the first quarter, but prices began to pick up towards the end of the period.

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