Top Storieshttp://www.amm.comhttp://feeds.feedburner.com/amm/lYqlTo emulate the stories captured in positionid 2607061©2017 www.amm.com60Top StoriesOutage extended at Nucor's Louisiana DRI plantNucor's direct-reduced iron (DRI) plant in Louisiana will be down for repairs longer than expected, AMM has confirmed. http://www.amm.com/Article/3742097/Outage-extended-at-Nucors-Louisiana-DRI-plant.htmlWed, 16 Aug 2017 22:06:00 GMTWest Coast forge shops pressured on emissionsSome of the West Coast’s major aerospace forging houses are under pressure to cut emissions of a cancer-causing chemical. http://www.amm.com/Article/3742085/West-Coast-forge-shops-pressured-on-emissions.htmlThu, 17 Aug 2017 11:47:00 GMTPipemaker BMB's earnings up despite sales dropTurkey’s largest producer of steel tubes and pipes, Borusan Mannesmann Boru (BMB), has reported earnings of 225.14 million lira ($63.72 million) for the first half of 2017 to the country’s Public Disclosure Platform (KAP). http://www.amm.com/Article/3742060/Pipemaker-BMBs-earnings-up-despite-sales-drop.htmlThu, 17 Aug 2017 11:48:00 GMTVotorantim Siderurgia earns drop in 2nd quarterEarnings at Brazil-based long steel producer Votorantim Siderurgia fell by 26.9% year on year in the second quarter of 2017.http://www.amm.com/Article/3742058/Votorantim-Siderurgia-earns-drop-in-2nd-quarter.htmlThu, 17 Aug 2017 11:50:00 GMTNo downside seen for ferrous scrap export pricesUS ferrous scrap export prices rallied on all fronts as tags spiked by more than $20 per tonne on a cargo sold from the US Gulf Coast to Turkey late last week, and market participants expect prices to hold at current highs with no threats seen for the near term.http://www.amm.com/Article/3741996/No-downside-seen-for-ferrous-scrap-export-prices.htmlWed, 16 Aug 2017 15:55:00 GMTTa Chen to buy US aluminium master distributorTa Chen International plans to acquire a US-based aluminium master distributor next month that would represent its third domestic acquisition this year and sixth since 2013, according to the company’s top executive. http://www.amm.com/Article/3741704/Ta-Chen-to-buy-US-aluminium-master-distributor.htmlWed, 16 Aug 2017 12:41:00 GMTTrump dissolves councils as execs fleePresident Donald Trump has scrapped his Manufacturing Council as well as his Strategy & Policy Forum following a raft of defections from high ranking executives and labor leaders.http://www.amm.com/Article/3742061/Trump-dissolves-councils-as-execs-flee.htmlWed, 16 Aug 2017 19:28:00 GMTMiners look to reopen capacity on high zinc tagsAt least two zinc mines plan to restart operations, due to a combination of high prices, low treatment charges and a global market deficit.http://www.amm.com/Article/3742054/Miners-look-to-reopen-capacity-on-high-zinc-tags.htmlWed, 16 Aug 2017 21:08:00 GMTSee the latest edition of AMM-MexicoAMM’s Mexican edition features weekly scrap prices, basis Monterrey and Bajio.http://www.amm.com/Article/3742067/See-the-latest-edition-of-AMM-Mexico.htmlWed, 16 Aug 2017 18:23:00 GMTPRICING TABLE: Global ferroalloys on August 16The latest global ferroalloy price list as reported by AMM and Metal Bulletin price reporters.http://www.amm.com/Article/3742065/PRICING-TABLE-Global-ferroalloys-on-August-16.htmlWed, 16 Aug 2017 19:11:00 GMTPRICING NOTICE: Montreal shredded scrapAMM is proposing to realign its Montreal shredded auto scrap dealer selling price effective with the September settlement. http://www.amm.com/Article/3741636/PRICING-NOTICE-Montreal-shredded-scrap.htmlTue, 15 Aug 2017 21:00:00 GMTPRICING NOTICE: Alabama consumer buying pricesAMM has realigned some of its Alabama ferrous scrap consumer buying prices effective with its August settlement. http://www.amm.com/Article/3739570/PRICING-NOTICE-Alabama-consumer-buying-prices.htmlMon, 14 Aug 2017 18:01:00 GMTPRICING NOTICE: AMM's flat-roll pricesAfter a period of consultation, AMM is switching its Galvalume, electrogalvanized, aluminized (Type 1) and motor lamination prices to monthly, updated on the third Tuesday, effective in August from the current weekly prices updated on Thursdays. http://www.amm.com/Article/3732307/PRICING-NOTICE-AMMs-flat-roll-prices.htmlMon, 14 Aug 2017 16:09:00 GMTPRICING NOTICE: AMM’s stainless bar, plateAMM is proposing to switch the publication of its stainless bar and stainless coiled plate assessments to the 10th of each month, from monthly, first Thursday.http://www.amm.com/Article/3730579/PRICING-NOTICE-AMMs-stainless-bar-plate.htmlMon, 14 Aug 2017 17:06:00 GMT