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    Essar knocked out of U.S. Steel Canada race: USW

    Jun 28, 2016

    Essar Global Ltd. has been knocked out of the fight to buy U.S. Steel Canada Inc. by the Canadian steelmaker’s board of directors, according to the United Steelworkers union. More »

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    Globally speaking

    Jun 27, 2016

    AMM's Globally Speaking provides essential information for procurement executives, scrap traders and other participants along the steel supply chain who deal with China, Turkey and other Asian countries. It includes international prices for a range of products including billet, rebar, hot-rolled coil and plate. More »

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    Norfolk Southern raises rates for scrap shippers

    Jun 27, 2016

    Some recyclers who utilize Norfolk Southern’s logistics network will see a second increase in rail car freight rates on Friday. More »

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    Brexit, falling lead times may hit US steel tags

    Jun 27, 2016

    U.S. steel prices could be pounded by Britain’s vote to exit the European Union as lead times shorten and questions arise about the efficacy of trade cases, industry analysts said. More »

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    Plate prices slip in first fall since February

    Jun 27, 2016

    Plate prices have fallen for the first time in more than four months amid reports of mill discounting in a slow, uncertain summer market. More »

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    Alcoa split breach of agreements: Alumina

    Jun 27, 2016

    Alumina Ltd. has struck back against a complaint filed by Alcoa Inc. in the Delaware Court of Chancery last month, arguing that Alcoa’s impending split will breach the companies’ existing joint venture agreements. More »

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    MetalTek idles Tenn. plant on mining woes

    Jun 27, 2016

    MetalTek International Inc. is indefinitely suspending manufacturing operations at its Southern Centrifugal Division by the end of the month, due to the decline in the mining equipment and other industrial markets. More »

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    Auto recycler's bid to expand wins tentative nod

    Jun 27, 2016

    North Dakota auto recycler CK Auto Inc. is working with Bismarck officials to expand the size of its salvage yard. More »

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    Former Traxys exec indicted in scrap scheme

    Jun 27, 2016

    A Michigan grand jury is seeking to seize the assets of a former power company executive who has been indicted for personally profiting from selling stolen scrap metal from a power plant. More »

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    Worker dies in baler accident at Coilplus plant

    Jun 27, 2016

    A night-shift employee was killed June 23 when he was caught in a steel baler at the Coilplus Inc. flat-rolled steel processing facility in Plainfield, Ill. More »

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    Merchant bar holds steady after recent hikes

    Jun 27, 2016

    U.S. merchant bar prices have held steady after recent price hikes took hold in May and June, while import buying has slowed, according to market participants. More »

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    Erdemir rejecting plate trade queries

    Jun 27, 2016

    Turkish steelmaker Eregli Demir ve Çelik Fabrikalari TAS (Erdemir) has said it won't answer questions from the U.S. Commerce Department in a trade case targeting imports of cut-to-length steel plate. More »

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    Alignment sought in stainless sheet case

    Jun 27, 2016

    Petitioners in a trade case targeting imports of Chinese stainless steel and strip are asking the U.S. Commerce Department to align its final countervailing and anti-dumping determinations, according to a letter to Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker. More »

STEEL SUCCESS STRATEGIES XXXI: NEWS

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  • Aerospace demand up, with no shortage of questions

    Despite some bullish pronouncements, some supply chain players and analysts see mixed results for aerospace through this year and beyond.

  • A-OK at AK

    For more than a century, AK Steel, along with its predecessor company, has been one of the leading steelmakers supplying U.S. automakers. And with its $36-million investment in a new research and innovation center, AK Steel plans to keep it that way.

  • At SDI, automation is boosting safety

    At fellow steelmaker Steel Dynamics Inc. (SDI), recent safety measures have prevented molten metal splash-back and crane collisions, among other concerns.

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