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Thursday Apr 17 2014
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  • Ice, subzero temperatures hobble iron ore shipments

    Apr 17, 2014 | 12:50 PMMichael Cowden

    Iron ore shipments plunged in March as "massive" ice formations and subzero temperatures caused big delays across the Great Lakes, according to the Lake Carriers’ Association.

  • SDI's net income down 20% in 1st qtr.

    Apr 16, 2014 | 06:33 PMThorsten Schier

    Severe winter weather took a toll on Steel Dynamics Inc. (SDI) in the first quarter, as the company saw net income slide 20 percent despite a 1.9-percent increase in sales compared with the same period last year.

  • Senate staff meet on OCTG case

    Apr 16, 2014 | 05:27 PM

    Staff members of the Commerce Department’s International Trade Administration (ITA) met with staff from 19 U.S. senators to discuss the ongoing anti-dumping and subsidy investigation on imports of oil country tubular goods (OCTG) from nine countries.

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  • Correction: Toyota Tsusho to buy major stake in Scholz

    Apr 17, 2014 | 10:45 AM

    Due to a reporting error, the headquarters of Liberty Iron & Metal Holdings LLC was incorrect in an article posted April 14 about Toyota Tsusho Corp. buying a stake in Scholz AG. Liberty is now based in Phoenix.

  • EMR takeover of Sims site divides market

    Apr 16, 2014 | 05:07 PMSean Davidson

    A change in operational control of a deep-sea facility shipping ferrous scrap out of New Haven, Conn., has divided market opinion on what it means for the companies involved and the region.

  • US nonferrous scrap exports fall in Feb.

    Apr 16, 2014 | 12:20 PMSean Davidson

    Weaker demand from major consumers sent U.S. nonferrous scrap exports lower in February.

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  • Lincoln Electric steel analyst Ron Breese dies

    Apr 16, 2014 | 12:03 PMThorsten Schier

    Ronald George Breese, corporate steel analyst at Lincoln Electric Co., passed away April 10 at the age of 68, the welding and cutting company said in a statement.

  • Future Metals opens 9th facility

    Apr 15, 2014 | 05:52 PM

    Future Metals LLC, an affiliate of pipe and tubing distributor Marmon/Keystone LLC, has opened its ninth metal service center.

  • Steel shipments rise as output falls: MSCI

    Apr 15, 2014 | 05:18 PMMichael Cowden

    North American steel service centers’ shipments rose in March as production problems and lingering weather-related logistic disruptions hampered output from mills.

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