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IMIDRO identifies 16 promising mineral zones in Kermanshah province
Tue, 28 Jun 2022 13:04:01 GMT
TEHRAN- Head of Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) announced that the organization has identified 16 new promising mineral zones in Kermanshah province, in the west of Iran, and intends to complete the next stages of

Turkey sets new duties on steel product imports from some OIC ...
Tue, 28 Jun 2022 00:00:00 GMT
Turkey has set new customs duties on some flat and long steel products from Organization of the Islamic Conference, or OIC, member countries under the preferential trade arrangement framework agreement, with a presidential decree published June 25. According to the decree seen by S&P Global Commodity Insights, the duties will be imposed from July

Ukraine: iron ore export to Turkey down in January-April 2022
Mon, 20 Jun 2022 09:40:02 GMT
In January-April, Ukraine exported 235.3 thousand tons of iron ore to Turkey, down by 23.9% YoY. In April, exports stopped because of the Russian invasion and the blockade of ports. In March, Turkey received 79.2 thousand tons of ore, shipped before the blockade. (Ukrainian

Aluminum ingot production rises 4% in 2 months on year
Sat, 11 Jun 2022 13:04:01 GMT
TEHRAN Production of aluminum ingot in Iran rose four percent in the first two months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-May 21), as compared to the same period of time in the past year, according to the data released by Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization

Irans steel output down 20.7% y/y in April at 2.2 mln tons: Worldsteel
Tue, 07 Jun 2022 00:00:00 GMT
Irans production of steel dropped by 20.7% year on year in April, according to figures by the World Steel Association (worldsteel ) published in the local media and amid a continued decline in the global steel output that has been caused by lower manufacturing activity in China. Worldsteel figures published in a Sunday report by the Fars news agency showed that total production at Iranian steel mills in April had reached 2.2 million metric tons (mt). The figures showed that Iranian crude

EU scrap export restrictions damaging, say Turkish steelmakers
Fri, 03 Jun 2022 00:00:00 GMT
Turkish steelmakers expect the EU to end efforts to implement new protectionist measures, revise existing measures in line with WTO rulings, and give priority to creating free and fair trade conditions. The EU has recently tried to create some new obstacles to the export of scrap, says Turkish Steel Producers Association (TCUD) general secretary

Ukraine: Metinvest forecasts steel output drop in medium-term
Wed, 01 Jun 2022 09:37:57 GMT
Within the next 2 years, steel output in Ukraine will decrease at least by two-thirds, director of Metinvest strategy and business development department Roman Perepelitsa has said. The company sees two possible scenarios. The first presupposes the victory of Ukraine in war with Russia. Then a speedy recovery of the economy can be expected

Tehran, Havana to form working group on mining cooperation
Mon, 23 May 2022 13:04:01 GMT
TEHRAN - Head of Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) Vajihollah Jafari said his organization is going to form a joint working group with Cuba to explore ways of expanding cooperation in the mining

Turkish mills to object to EC's antidumping decision on HDG imports
Wed, 18 May 2022 00:00:00 GMT
Turkish hot-dipped galvanized coil producers will object to the European Commissions decision May 10 to impose definitive antidumping duties on HDG imports into the EU from Russia and Turkey, sources told S&P Global Commodity Insights May 17. One of the producer sources said they have already filed an appeal with the commission. A negotiation

Turkish steel producers expect EU to remove safeguards following ...
Mon, 16 May 2022 00:00:00 GMT
The Turkish Steel Producers Association expects the European Commission to remove safeguard measures on steel products as a World Trade Organization panel supported the thesis that these are contrary to international trade rules. The removal of EU safeguards will contribute to the re-establishment of free and fair trade globally, as well as improve trade

Ukraine: billet exports to Turkey down in Q1 2022
Fri, 13 May 2022 09:37:38 GMT
In January-March, Turkey decreased imports of Ukrainian billets by 49.5% YoY, to 84.8 thousand tons. In March, billet exports to Turkey stopped because of the Russian invasion and blockade of ports. Exports totaled 30.4 thousand tons. Ukraine accounts for 21% of Turkey's billet imports. (Ukrainian

Emirates Steel Arkan Announces Q1 2022 Profit
Tue, 10 May 2022 08:15:52 GMT
Group achieves Q1 net profit of AED 72.6 million on revenue of AED 2.04 billion Arkan Group adopts interim brand Emirates Steel Arkan

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