Top Storieshttp://www.amm.com emulate the stories captured in positionid 2607061©2018 www.amm.com60Top StoriesTariffs to be delayed vs certain nations: USTRThe United States will delay imposing steel and aluminium tariffs against several countries while negotiations to exempt them more permanently are under way with President Donald Trump's administration, according to US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer., 22 Mar 2018 18:12:00 GMTUpstream ali stocks exemplify market uncertaintyStock prices for upstream companies in the US aluminium industry have not shown strong upward movement since President Donald Trump’s announcement of tariffs on steel and aluminium imports, indicating there is lingering uncertainty in the market., 22 Mar 2018 20:35:00 GMTHigh steel tags could make for risky H2: centersSteel prices will shoot up in the short term due to supply shortages stemming from the United States' Section 232 tariffs, two service center executives said., 22 Mar 2018 12:35:00 GMTUS import flats tags up; offers in 232 vice gripUS import sheet and plate prices jumped after offers grew scarce while suppliers assess whether and how to recoup a 25% tariff on steel in the Section 232 order., 22 Mar 2018 17:04:00 GMTNear-term Zn price seen best for years: analystThe price of zinc over the next few months will likely be the metal's best price for three to five years, a panelist said at Metal Bulletin’s Lead and Zinc conference in London on Thursday March 22., 22 Mar 2018 13:56:00 GMTUS copper scrap spreads dip slightlySome copper scrap discounts in the United States have eased following declines in Comex prices and continued aggressive overseas demand., 22 Mar 2018 18:59:00 GMTUS rebar up $40/t on mill hike, tight supply Prices for reinforcing bar have risen $40 per ton in the United States, in line with an increase by top producer Nucor Corp, with buyers expecting other mills to lower their increases from the current $50 per ton., 22 Mar 2018 15:44:00 GMTWhat does China's low Mn ore inventory mean?Manganese ore inventories at Chinese ports have dropped 50% since April 2017 despite higher imports and almost unchanged silico-manganese production last year, according to Metal Bulletin data. Why? Metal Bulletin asked during the 19th Asian Ferro-Alloys Conference in Hong Kong., 22 Mar 2018 13:30:00 GMTCMC recycling unit's costs, profit up in quarterCommercial Metals Co has been facing higher costs for alloys and graphite electrodes, the steelmaker's top executive said, but offered no forecast on where the company expects scrap prices to move in the near future., 22 Mar 2018 17:55:00 GMTNo coil glut in EU after 232, sources sayEuropean markets will not be flooded with imports of steel coil products after the United States applies its new import duty later this week because US buyers of flat steel will be forced to pay the tariff, EU market sources have told Metal Bulletin., 22 Mar 2018 12:33:00 GMTMn prices said unlikely to change until Q3Buying from Chinese manganese smelters might slow but strong market fundamentals will support prices for the metal, participants said during a panel discussion at the 19th Asian Ferro-Alloys Conference in Hong Kong on Wednesday March 21., 22 Mar 2018 13:17:00 GMTBigger metal spreads to drive Schnitzer earnsSchnitzer Steel Industries Inc is anticipating another quarter of improved financial earnings from its two business segments thanks to expanded metal margins driven by higher scrap and finished steel volumes and prices., 22 Mar 2018 14:54:00 GMTBrazil signals talks with US over steel tariffsThe United States government will start negotiations with Brazil over the Section 232 tariffs set on US imports of steel and aluminium, Brazilian president Michel Temer said., 22 Mar 2018 15:35:00 GMTGlobal ferro-alloys pricing on March 22The latest ferro-alloy prices as reported by American Metal Market and Metal Bulletin price reporters., 22 Mar 2018 20:48:00 GMT