Top Storieshttp://www.amm.com emulate the stories captured in positionid 2607061©2017 www.amm.com60Top StoriesMoore tapped to take TW Metals' helmKirk Moore will take over as president and chief executive officer of TW Metals Inc., the specialty metals distribution arm of O’Neal Industries Inc. (ONI), effective April 1., 24 Jan 2017 13:56:00 GMTELVS program extended through 2021Two steel trade associations have succeeded in their campaign to extend the effort to safely recover and dispose of mercury-containing switches in vehicles for an additional five years., 24 Jan 2017 13:41:00 GMTUS moly prices in reversal after EU downturnU.S. molybdenum spot prices began to reverse course last week after, taking cue from the swift drop in observed in the European markets., 24 Jan 2017 12:45:00 GMTGlobally Speaking, 23 Jan 2017 20:30:00 GMTShred eyeing fall despite strong mill demandMixed signals are emanating from the U.S. ferrous scrap market as some domestic auto shredding operations have opted to lower scale prices by $20 per gross ton in an environment of strengthening mill order books and improved utilization rates., 23 Jan 2017 21:34:00 GMTSteel cautious as Trump kills TPP, targets NaftaPresident Donald Trump said he has scheduled meetings with the leaders of Canada and Mexico to begin renegotiating the terms of the North American Free Trade Agreement (Nafta)., 23 Jan 2017 18:36:00 GMTGlobal chrome wrap: Pricing standoff continuesThe standoff between Chinese mills and South African chrome ore miners has continued as the miners have refused to give in to lower prices despite the mills cutting ferrochrome tender tags., 23 Jan 2017 22:17:00 GMTGerdau-ISA deal represents real synergies: ISA Gerdau Long Steel North America’s recent supplier agreement with the Independent Steel Alliance (ISA) creates powerful synergies and benefits for the ISA rebar purchasing cooperative, the group’s executive director told AMM., 23 Jan 2017 20:31:00 GMTOptima financing plan under hearing Optima Specialty Steel Inc.’s proposed $211.7-million financing plan has unsettled some of the company’s unsecured creditors, including steel producers ArcelorMittal International America LLC and Steel Dynamic Sales North America Inc., court documents show., 23 Jan 2017 20:13:00 GMTOrbite confirms first commercial alumina ordersOrbite Technologies Inc. confirmed Monday that it has received its first two commercial orders from its alumina refinery in Cap-Chat, Quebec., 23 Jan 2017 15:32:00 GMTNonferrous recyclers unclear on Trump: BIRU.S. nonferrous scrap markets are gearing up for a year of uncertainty as the industry waits to see if President Donald Trump’s campaign promises will translate into change, according to the Bureau of International Recycling (BIR)., 23 Jan 2017 18:14:00 GMTLKQ to expand Tennessee. ops, add 150 jobs LKQ Corp. is planning to add 150 jobs over the next five years as it expands its Nashville, Tenn., operations., 23 Jan 2017 19:19:00 GMTSpecial Report: Will Trump deliver the goods?American Metal Market explores the impact incoming President Donald Trump might have on the steel, nonferrous and scrap markets., 17 Jan 2017 22:52:00 GMT