Top Storieshttp://www.amm.com emulate the stories captured in positionid 2607061©2016 www.amm.com60Top StoriesScrap eyes demand pickup from coking coal riseHigh coking coal prices and supply limitations are expected to boost integrated steelmakers' demand for ferrous scrap globally over the next 90 days, a Bureau of International Recycling (BIR) executive said Oct. 25., 25 Oct 2016 15:13:00 GMTUS seen likely target for Canadian aluminumThe United States is most viable destination for Canadian P1020 material after a trade deal that would have given the European Union duty-free access to up to 2.6 million tonnes of aluminum from the country appears to be dead., 25 Oct 2016 17:48:00 GMTATI shutting two Pa. ops as losses balloonAllegheny Technologies Inc. (ATI) is closing its stainless melt shop and sheet-finishing operations in Midland, Pa., and its Bagdad, Pa., grain-oriented electrical steel finishing facility as the company seeks to restructure its lagging commodity flat-rolled business., 25 Oct 2016 15:15:00 GMTAK mulling new mine as met coal costs soarAK Steel Corp. could boost output at its coal mining subsidiary if metallurgical coal costs continue to rise, company executives said., 25 Oct 2016 18:41:00 GMTCaterpillar cuts guidance in uncertain economyCaterpillar Inc. slashed its 2016 earnings forecast for the second time this year, citing global economic weakness and an ample amount of available used equipment that slowed sales of new machinery., 25 Oct 2016 17:20:00 GMTAsian, Middle Eastern welded pipe facing dutiesThe U.S. Commerce Department issued final determinations on imports of welded steel pipe, leaving the stiffest duties on Vietnam and Pakistan unchanged and reducing already narrower margins assigned to Oman and the United Arab Emirates (UAE)., 24 Oct 2016 22:32:00 GMTGM predicts plateau in sales into 2017General Motors Co. expects 2016 to be a record year in terms of income, with sales flatlining at high levels, company executives said during a third-quarter earnings call Oct. 25., 25 Oct 2016 19:39:00 GMTInnovance acquires Midland TechnologiesInnovance Inc. has acquired die casting parts manufacturer Midland Technologies Inc. in an effort to expand its industrial manufacturing footprint in Minnesota., 25 Oct 2016 19:08:00 GMTCalif. recycler clears hurdle to maintain opsChico Scrap Metal Inc. has received a favorable vote from the Chico City Council, clearing one hurdle in its bid to continue operating at its current location., 25 Oct 2016 14:37:00 GMTAK's value-added drive boosts net income in qtr.AK Steel Corp.’s net income ballooned more than sevenfold in the third quarter as the steelmaker cut its exposure to commodity products to focus on value-added materials, even as sales logged a double-digit decline., 25 Oct 2016 15:44:00 GMTUPI joins push to boost sheet prices $30/TUSS Posco Industries (UPI) has increased base prices for all sheet products by a minimum of $30 per ton ($1.50 per hundredweight)., 25 Oct 2016 18:55:00 GMTAluminum scrap prices pull back, outlooks mixedFading demand has driven some U.S. aluminum scrap prices lower, with market participants' outlooks for the remainder of the year diverging amid mixed views on scrap availability., 25 Oct 2016 17:21:00 GMTCIT new battleground in flat-rolled trade warsThe U.S. Court of International Trade (CIT) has become a new front in long-running battles between U.S. and foreign mills over duties against imports of hot-rolled, cold-rolled and coated flat-rolled steel., 25 Oct 2016 14:18:00 GMT