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Saturday Jul 12 2014
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  • ITA sets dumping duties on S. Korean OCTG

    Jul 11, 2014 | 06:48 PMThorsten Schier

    In a reversal of its preliminary determination, the U.S. Commerce Department’s International Trade Administration (ITA) has imposed dumping margins on imports of South Korean oil country tubular goods (OCTG).

  • ITA sets duties on S. Korean OCTG

    Jul 11, 2014 | 04:35 PM

    In a reversal of its preliminary determination, the U.S. Commerce Department’s International Trade Administration (ITA) has imposed final dumping margins on imports of South Korean oil country tubular goods.

  • Steel sheet prices firm ahead of OCTG ruling

    Jul 11, 2014 | 04:11 PMMichael Cowden

    Steel sheet prices were treading water this past week amid typically slower summer business activity as market players awaited the Commerce Department decision on imports of oil country tubular goods (OCTG).

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  • LME, banks face another zinc lawsuit

    Jul 11, 2014 | 05:43 PMSaranya Kapur

    Galvanizers Co. has filed a class-action lawsuit against the London Metal Exchange, Glencore Xstrata Plc, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and their respective warehousing units over alleged warehouse manipulation that it claims has driven up U.S. zinc premiums

  • Ferrochrome prices climb on strong demand

    Jul 11, 2014 | 05:26 PMDaniel Fitzgerald

    Ferrochrome spot prices have moved up on the back of sustained strong demand and tight supply, while ferrovanadium and molybdenum spot prices continue to show weakness.

  • Silicon prices rise as supply problems persist

    Jul 11, 2014 | 05:13 PMNathan Laliberte

    Silicon metal prices have increased significantly over the past month, with sources noting that continued problems from power issues in Brazil coupled with lower production at a smelter in Australia had reduced U.S. imports.

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  • USS mulls Canada operations restructure: union

    Jul 11, 2014 | 04:12 PMMichael Cowden

    U.S. Steel Corp. may be considering a restructuring of its Canadian operations, according to a union official.

  • Puerto Rico recycler settles EPA claim

    Jul 11, 2014 | 04:03 PMNone

    A Puerto Rican recycling company is investing in new equipment and paying a $29,000 fine to resolve alleged violations of certain hazardous waste laws.

  • PSC Metals rejigs executive team

    Jul 11, 2014 | 02:54 PMLisa Gordon

    PSC Metals Inc. is realigning its executive team as part of a strategy to operate more efficiently and capitalize on the strengths of its seasoned veterans.

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  • LME, banks face another zinc lawsuit

    Jul 11, 2014 | 05:43 PMSaranya Kapur

    Galvanizers Co. has filed a class-action lawsuit against the London Metal Exchange, Glencore Xstrata Plc, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and their respective warehousing units over alleged warehouse manipulation that it claims has driven up U.S. zinc premiums

  • US brass mill imports up, exports dip in May

    Jul 11, 2014 | 03:56 PMSaranya Kapur

    U.S. imports of brass mill products increased in May compared with the same month last year while exports fell, according to data from the Copper and Brass Fabricators Council.

  • ITC issues preliminary steel nail imports ruling

    Jul 11, 2014 | 03:27 PM

    In a preliminary determination in a dumping and subsidy investigation, the U.S. International Trade Commission said there is a reasonable indication that U.S. industry is materially injured by imports of steel nails.

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