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    ITA sets dumping duties on S. Korean OCTG

    Jul 11, 2014

    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). More »

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    Russian trade pact under fire, future uncertain

    Jul 11, 2014

    Domestic flat-rolled steelmakers are challenging a 15-year-old suspension agreement involving anti-dumping duties on hot-rolled flat steel products from Russia due to what the U.S. mills claim is “rampant underselling” by Russian producers. More »

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    LME, banks face another zinc lawsuit

    Jul 11, 2014

    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 More »

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    Steel sheet prices firm ahead of OCTG ruling

    Jul 11, 2014

    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). More »

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    PSC Metals rejigs executive team

    Jul 11, 2014

    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. More »

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    UAW forms local union at Tenn. VW plant

    Jul 11, 2014

    Despite losing a unionization vote at Volkswagen AG’s plant in Chattanooga, Tenn., the United Automobile Workers (UAW) union has formed a local union chapter to represent workers. More »

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    Silicon prices rise as supply problems persist

    Jul 11, 2014

    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. More »

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    Atlantic eyeing $122M Windimurra restructuring

    Jul 11, 2014

    Atlantic Ltd. is proposing an Australian $130-million ($122.1-million) restructuring of its Windimurra vanadium operations in Western Australia aimed at addressing "production bottlenecks." More »

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    US brass mill imports up, exports dip in May

    Jul 11, 2014

    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. More »

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    Puerto Rico recycler settles EPA claim

    Jul 11, 2014

    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. More »

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    Scrap fire hits CMC mill in Texas

    Jul 10, 2014

    A fire at Commercial Metals Co.’s (CMC’s) steel mill in Seguin, Texas, scorched one acre of scrap vehicles, according to the Seguin Fire Department. More »

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    NAN reappoints execs, re-elects directors

    Jul 11, 2014

    North American Nickel Inc. (NAN) has reappointed four executives and re-elected six directors to the board at its annual general meeting. More »

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    ITC issues preliminary steel nail imports ruling

    Jul 11, 2014

    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. More »

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Steel

  • ITA sets dumping duties on S. Korean OCTG

    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

    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

    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).

  • Russian trade pact under fire, future uncertain

    Domestic flat-rolled steelmakers are challenging a 15-year-old suspension agreement involving anti-dumping duties on hot-rolled flat steel products from Russia due to what the U.S. mills claim is “rampant underselling” by Russian producers.

  • ITC issues preliminary steel nail imports ruling

    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.

Scrap

Nonferrous

  • LME, banks face another zinc lawsuit

    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

    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

    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.

  • Thompson Creek moly output falls, copper rises

    Thompson Creek Metals Co. produced 16 million pounds of copper in the second quarter, up 12.7 percent from 14.2 million pounds in the first three months of the year.

  • US brass mill imports up, exports dip in May

    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.

Supply Chain

  • LME, banks face another zinc lawsuit

    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

    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

    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.

  • UAW forms local union at Tenn. VW plant

    Despite losing a unionization vote at Volkswagen AG’s plant in Chattanooga, Tenn., the United Automobile Workers (UAW) union has formed a local union chapter to represent workers.

  • Weak markets force General Cable restructure

    A “lack of consistent momentum in utility and construction spending,” as well as underperforming assets abroad, were behind General Cable’s decision to restructure its business, executive vice president and chief financial officer Brian Robinson said.

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