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    US filing targets Chinese stainless sheet, strip

    Feb 12, 2016

    U.S. stainless steel producers have united in filing a petition requesting anti-dumping and countervailing duties against imports of Chinese stainless steel sheet and strip. More »

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    Novelis sees auto interest in recycled sheet

    Feb 12, 2016

    A new alloy announced by Novelis Inc. shows one direction the company is taking with its future automotive offerings, according to a company spokeswoman. More »

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    Boeing looking to increase supplier base

    Feb 12, 2016

    Boeing Commercial Airplanes is looking to expand its supplier base, while urging suppliers to submit ideas on how to improve its products and processes as the company looks for a new edge in the “global dogfight” of aerospace manufacturing. More »

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    Cathode premium up on copper scrap tightness

    Feb 12, 2016

    The North American copper cathode spot premium has crept up again as ongoing tightness in copper scrap supply and other factors continue to stir cathode activity. More »

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    Whiting joins Keywell Metals as president

    Feb 12, 2016

    Peter Whiting, a 30-year veteran of the metals industry, has joined Keywell Metals LLC as president of the specialty scrap metal processor and supplier. More »

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    Turkish rebar could shake up W. Coast mart

    Feb 12, 2016

    An incoming import cargo of Turkish rebar into the West Coast looks set to shake up that regional market, indicating how such imports into the West Coast gained ground in 2015. More »

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    HSS mart skeptical latest hike will stick

    Feb 12, 2016

    Structural tubing market participants are doubtful that recently announced price increases will take hold despite mills making a second push to boost prices by $30 per ton. More »

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    NAS hiking stainless tags again

    Feb 12, 2016

    North American Stainless Inc. (NAS) has announced a price hike for its cold-rolled grades through a two-percentage-point reduction in the discount rate, effective March 1. More »

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    Aluminum scrap on split paths as supply tightens

    Feb 12, 2016

    Aluminum scrap prices showed mixed trends as tighter availability of some smelter-grade items prompted consumers to raise bids, while declines in primary metal pricing weighed on mill-grade product. More »

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    Metal processor sues Norfolk Southern

    Feb 12, 2016

    Specialty metals processor MSI Corp. is suing railways operator Norfolk Southern Railway Co. and its parent firm Norfolk Southern Corp. for negligence and property damages caused by a 2014 train derailment. More »

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    Outokumpu sees Americas pickup after losses

    Feb 12, 2016

    Finnish stainless steel producer Outokumpu Oyj is seeing light at the end of the tunnel for its North American operations despite a 2015 marred by delivery issues and financial losses. More »

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    Ferrovanadium maintains upward momentum

    Feb 12, 2016

    Ferrovanadium spot prices continue to gain ground, with one supplier reporting a 25-percent increase in demand in February compared with the previous month. More »

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    Holiday notice

    Feb 10, 2016

    AMM’s offices are closed Monday, Feb. 15, in observance of Presidents Day and there will be no issue dated Feb. 16. More »

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  • To buy or not to buy

    In a low-price environment like the one facing scrap sellers today, is it better to own or to lease large, expensive but necessary equipment for a yard?

  • Recovery rates

    Scrap operators will need clean yards and balance sheets as steel woes continue to cast long shadows, and while helpful, new technology is not a panacea.

  • Last year was one that most would rather forget

    When the books were finally closed, 2015 clearly was a remarkable year in the recent history of the ferrous scrap market – and most nonferrous ones as well – although 12 months that many on the selling side of the ledger would probably like to forget.

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