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Delaying Brazil countervailing duties on Chinese steel is 'contradictory': ...
Thu, 24 May 2018 20:35:00 GMT
The delayed application by Brazil's Camex trade secretariat of countervailing duties on imported flat steel from China is contradictory and out of reality, Brazil steel institute Aco Brasil said Thursday. Camex Wednesday imposed the CVDs of up to $425.22 ...
https://www.platts.com/latest-news/metals/saopaulo/delaying-brazil-countervailing-duties-on-chinese-27986937&c=223946875646990613&mkt=en-gb


Brazil steelmakers blast move to okay Chinese imports
Thu, 24 May 2018 13:09:00 GMT
Brazilian steel association IABr slammed the government's recent decision to allow imports of certain steel products from China. The government's chamber of ... BNamericas develops thousands of news articles, analyses and features every month, always ...
http://www.bnamericas.com/en/news/miningandmetals/brazil-steelmakers-blast-move-to-okay-chinese-imports&c=14565050334793603300&mkt=en-gb


Trump Trade War - Texas oil producers fight steel tariffs and ...
Wed, 23 May 2018 22:12:00 GMT
Those requested exemptions include the European Union, Canada, Mexico, South Korea, Argentina, Brazil and Japan. However, China is not part of that request. Trump this week said he's putting the steel tariffs on hold as trade negotiations with China continue.
https://steelguru.com/steel/trump-trade-war-texas-oil-producers-fight-steel-tariffs-and-quotas/510091&c=17645554331260263135&mkt=en-gb


Interview: Aco Verde do Brasil starts wire rod production, rebar ...
Wed, 23 May 2018 13:19:00 GMT
Aco Verde do Brasil has commissioned its 600,000 mt/year, two-line hot rolling mill, marking its debut in the Brazilian long steel market. After a three-year first phase producing carbon steel billets for both domestic and export markets, and a total ...
https://www.platts.com/latest-news/metals/saopaulo/interview-aco-verde-do-brasil-starts-wire-rod-10444965&c=17946662634593158644&mkt=en-gb


Beyond Samarco, Randolph charts Boart revival
Wed, 23 May 2018 06:05:00 GMT
Ask BHP's former iron ore and coal boss Marcus Randolph about the homicide charges that hang over his head, and he will turn the focus to those he says have been worse affected by the Samarco tailings dam failure of 2015. That of course includes the ...
http://www.afr.com/business/mining/beyond-samarco-randolph-charts-boart-revival-20180522-h10fbd&c=15380155448048810771&mkt=en-gb


Texas energy sector wants steel tariff relief
Wed, 23 May 2018 02:32:00 GMT
To alleviate the negative impacts, the trade group said it was asking for exemptions for Argentina, Brazil, Canada, the European Union, Japan, Mexico and South Korea. John Tintera, the president of the trade group, said that steel tariffs would cause the ...
https://www.upi.com/Texas-energy-sector-wants-steel-tariff-relief/6681526984652/&c=2287522766073768418&mkt=en-gb


Iron ore quality differentials evolve as market fundamentals ...
Wed, 23 May 2018 01:33:00 GMT
With the thinning out of low-alumina iron ore supply, mills were actively seeking low alumina ... historically the largest supplier of pellets into China prior to the Samarco incident. High alumina levels can hurt productivity in the short term in ...
http://blogs.platts.com/2018/05/23/iron-ore-quality-differentials-evolve/&c=2945429374773248884&mkt=en-gb


Brazil imposes huge CVD on HR steel imports from China but delays ...
Tue, 22 May 2018 22:12:00 GMT
Xinhua reported that Chinas Ministry of Commerce has welcomed the decision by Brazil to refrain from anti-subsidy measures against imports of hot-rolled steel plate products. Wang Hejun, head of the ministry's trade remedy and investigation bureau, said ...
https://steelguru.com/steel/brazil-imposes-huge-cvd-on-hr-steel-imports-from-china-but-delays-implementation-by-one-year/509986&c=10508496253703364278&mkt=en-gb


Mnuchin: China will still be subject to tariffs on steel, aluminum
Tue, 22 May 2018 20:54:00 GMT
Brazil, Argentina and Australia but not with the remaining three the European Union, Canada and Mexico. Although China is generally blamed for creating global excess capacity in both the steel and aluminum sectors, the United States imports relatively ...
https://www.politico.com/story/2018/05/22/china-tariffs-steel-aluminum-602664&c=18279329342732005672&mkt=en-gb


China welcomes Brazil's anti-subsidy ruling on hot-rolled steel ...
Tue, 22 May 2018 18:21:00 GMT
China welcomes the decision by Brazil to refrain from anti-subsidy measures against imports of hot-rolled steel plate products, the Ministry of Commerce said in an online statement Tuesday. The statement came after Brazil Monday put on hold anti-subsidy ...
http://www.china.org.cn/business/2018-05/23/content_51493385.htm&c=15599827595353249966&mkt=en-gb


Steel Tariffs Raise Costs For Texas Oil Producers
Tue, 22 May 2018 16:30:00 GMT
In the comments to the U.S. Department of Commerce, the Texas alliance asked for exemptions for the following countries supplying oilfield steel goodsCanada, Mexico, the European Union, South Korea, Argentina, Brazil, and Japan. China did not make the list.
https://oilprice.com/Energy/Energy-General/Steel-Tariffs-Raise-Costs-For-Texas-Oil-Producers.html&c=13053971019918379531&mkt=en-gb


Brazil imposes countervailing duty on some Chinese steel, but ...
Tue, 22 May 2018 14:18:00 GMT
Brazil's Camex trade secretariat has imposed a countervailing duty of up to $425.22/mt flat-rolled steel from China for five years. In a posting Monday on Brazil's official gazette, Camex verified the existence of subsidies on exports of hot-rolled flat ...
https://www.platts.com/latest-news/metals/saopaulo/brazil-imposes-countervailing-duty-on-some-chinese-10441867&c=6854105053651497910&mkt=en-gb


Brazil regulator investigates dispute between CSN, shareholder
Mon, 21 May 2018 05:59:00 GMT
SAO PAULO, May 21 Reuters - Brazils CVM securities regulator has opened an administrative ... was secretly serving the interests of notorious (CSN) opponent Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp , adding that CSN executives acted lawfully.
https://www.reuters.com/article/siderurgica-naci-lawsuit/brazil-regulator-investigates-dispute-between-csn-shareholder-idUSL2N1SS0DV%3ffeedType%3dRSS&c=2180638935759723509&mkt=en-gb


Liberty Steel Georgetown continues preparations for restart
Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Liberty Steel USA preparations for the restart of Georgetown wire mill, South Carolina, will reach another milestone this week (21st May) with the arrival of new general manager, Revansidha Rohit Gulve, who is joining the operation from Gerdau Steel in Beaumont, Texas.
http://www.libertyhousegroup.com/news/liberty-steel-georgetown-continues-preparations-for-restart/


Alacero calls to the governments of the region to face the structural ...
Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Alacero - Santiago, Chile, May 21, 2018. The world steel industry is in a process of structural change unprecedented in its history and Latin American producer companies are being affected.
http://www.alacero.org/en/page/prensa/noticias/alacero-calls-to-the-governments-of-the-region-to-face-the-structural-changes


Steel company looks like artist's palette from high in the sky
Fri, 18 May 2018 16:01:00 GMT
Crude steel production reaches 7.18 million tons annually here ... To insure that each source of iron ore, which comes from countries such as Australia or Brazil, is of high quality and to evenly balance out the finished product, it is necessary to ...
http://www.asahi.com/ajw/articles/AJ201805180047.html&c=14911761370419016567&mkt=en-gb


Turkey to respond to US over steel, aluminum tariffs: Economy ...
Fri, 18 May 2018 08:52:00 GMT
The White House also said it had reached a deal with South Korea over steel imports. Other deals were reached with Argentina, Australia and Brazil, with details to come once the agreements are finalized.
http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/turkey-to-respond-to-us-over-steel-aluminum-tariffs-economy-ministry-sources-132000&c=17328396759761355978&mkt=en-gb


Steel Dynamics to acquire CSN Heartland flat-rolled operations
Fri, 18 May 2018 06:57:00 GMT
Steel Dynamics Inc., headquartered in Fort Wayne, Indiana, has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Companhia Siderurgica Nacional LLC ... In addition, the company produces liquid pig iron and processes and sells ferrous ...
http://www.recyclingtoday.com/article/steel-dynamics-acquires-csn-heartland-midwest/&c=11904758685659583970&mkt=en-gb


Steel Dynamics : to Acquire CSN Heartland Flat Roll Operations
Fri, 18 May 2018 05:32:00 GMT
FORT WAYNE - Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ/GS: STLD) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Companhia Siderurgica Nacional ... and supplies (including steel scrap, iron units, and energy costs) and our ability to pass ...
http://www.4-traders.com/STEEL-DYNAMICS-INC-10970/news/Steel-Dynamics-to-Acquire-CSN-Heartland-Flat-Roll-Operations-26613661/&c=5959533154758275315&mkt=en-gb


New report examines the iron ore fines market
Thu, 17 May 2018 03:00:00 GMT
Vendors mentioned as Metso, Vale, Arya Group, Gulf Industrial Investment, National Iranian Steel, Australasian Resources, Baotou Iron & Steel, Stemcor Holdings, Companhia Siderurgica Nacional, LKAB, Kemira Iron Ore Fines Market Leading vendors (Key Players ...
https://www.whatech.com/market-research/industrial/469748-new-report-examines-the-iron-ore-fines-market&c=442459948034842890&mkt=en-gb


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