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    Globally Speaking

    Dec 05, 2016

    AMM's Globally Speaking provides essential information for procurement executives, scrap traders and other participants along the steel supply chain who deal with China, Turkey and other Asian countries. It includes international prices for a range of products such as billet, rebar, hot-rolled coil and plate. More »

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    Ferrous on fire as Detroit mills raise ante

    Dec 05, 2016

    The ferrous scrap market is starting to take shape with isolated but strong activity from Texas to the Midwest and the East Coast morphing into a national treasure map of activity for scrap sellers. More »

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    Al-Tuwairqi shops DRI plant for $120M: Marcus

    Dec 05, 2016

    Saudi Arabia’s Al-Tuwairqi Group is seeking a buyer for its direct reduced iron (DRI) plant in Port Qasim, near Karachi, Pakistan, a steel industry expert said. More »

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    Steel's hopes on infrastructure said overblown

    Dec 05, 2016

    Optimism in the U.S. steel industry about President-elect Donald Trump’s planned $1-trillion infrastructure package is misplaced when added steel consumption is forecast realistically, according to one analyst. More »

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    Tight supply keeps manganese alloys on run

    Dec 05, 2016

    Manganese alloy prices continue to run higher in the United States, driven by supply constraints. More »

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    Another supplier jailed in ‘scrapgate’ scheme

    Dec 05, 2016

    An owner of a copper wire and cable manufacturer has been sentenced to time in prison, cutting another one of the many hanging threads in the Chicago “scrapgate” tax evasion scheme exposed in 2013. More »

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    Mills in driver's seat as plate tags rise again

    Dec 05, 2016

    U.S. steel plate prices have logged a fourth consecutive increase as the market remains tilted in favor of mills amid longer lead times, low inventories and suppressed offshore competition, market sources said. More »

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    Russel Metals sells Ark. site to Nucor for $30M

    Dec 05, 2016

    Russel Metals Inc. has agreed to sell its 60-acre property near Blytheville, Ark., to Nucor Corp., for about Canadian $40 million ($30.2 million). More »

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    Trump taps GM, Boeing execs for advisory forum

    Dec 05, 2016

    Top executives from two major metals consumers are among the group selected by President-elect Donald Trump to serve on a forum that will advise him “frequently” on American employment and the economy, Trump announced Dec. 2. More »

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    Copper premium flat as mart slows to crawl

    Dec 05, 2016

    The North American copper cathode premium has remained flat amid the annual year-end slowdown and consumer wariness due to London Metal Exchange price volatility, market participants said. More »

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    Anco Steel opens Indiana long products hub

    Dec 05, 2016

    Anco Steel Corp. has opened a 64,000-square-foot warehouse in Hammond, Ind., that will serve as a hub for carbon steel long products in the company’s "growing" Midwestern market. More »

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    OCTG prices up as market seen expanding

    Dec 05, 2016

    Distributor prices for oil country tubular goods (OCTG) moved higher in November amid a rosier demand outlook, according to Pipe Logix LLC. More »

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    Plate case could roil tool, die mart: groups

    Dec 05, 2016

    Keeping tool steel in a wide-ranging trade case targeting cut-to-length plate from 12 countries could have a devastating impact on the United States’ tool and die industries, according to advocacy groups. More »

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    Holiday notice

    Nov 29, 2016

    AMM’s offices will be closed Dec. 26 through Jan. 2 in observance of the Christmas and New year's holidays. More »

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