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American Metal Market and are daily news services covering the North American metals industry. 

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A subscription to American Metal Market is for one individual license. Photocopying, sharing access by email, forwarding, printing and scanning, saving on an intranet or server, sharing of usernames to the website or otherwise sharing the content of American Metal Market is strictly prohibited and is a violation of American Metal Market Terms of Use. Below are some guidelines about what is acceptable and not acceptable use of American Metal Market content.

What you CAN do

You as the named subscriber on the account are permitted to access the daily electronic pdf issue or the website using your own personal login details as often as you like throughout the duration of your active license. 

You can copy, on an occasional basis, a single story or article and send it to a single colleague from the daily pdf issue. We allow you to email single articles through the Email a Friend function on

You can obtain permission to copy and distribute articles from American Metal Market through the Copyright Clearance Center by paying a royalty. But not even the CCC can authorize cover-to-cover photocopying or wholesale electronic forwarding of the full issue of the AMM daily. For more information, call American Metal Market at 412-880-4969 or the CCC at 978-750-8400.

You can discuss your specific information needs with us and we can tailor the appropriate license package to allow compliance for everyone who needs to access the information AMM provides. For more information please call 412-880-4969.

You can circulate the monthly print magazine that comes as part of your AMM subscription package.

What you CAN'T do

You cannot forward copies of an entire issue of American Metal Market Daily. This includes printing and scanning an entire issue with the intent of distributing it electronically.  The law provides for a very limited amount of copying, commonly referred to as "fair use". However, cover-to-cover photocopying is forbidden.

You cannot routinely copy and distribute portions of American Metal Market.

You cannot republish or repackage the contents of American Metal Market including its proprietary pricing.

You cannot share a username and password to - the username and password are to be used only by the person named on the subscription account.

You cannot print and distribute hard copies of the daily electronic issue of American Metal Market. The subscriber has permission to print a copy of the daily issue for his/her own reading or to retain for later reference but distribution especially on a regular basis is strictly prohibited.

You cannot set up access for multiple readers of the daily electronic issue by giving shared access to an email address, saving the files on a network where multiple people can access them, or posting the file on an intranet.

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