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Fastmarkets' Metal Market Magazine

Sep 30, 2018 | 08:00 PM |

Table of Contents

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Page 20
Cover story
Marex Spectron’s Simon van den Born on thriving in rapidly evolving trading landscapes London Metal Exchange 2018

London Metal Exchange

Page 27
LME prepares for the next phase of action The LME’s chief executive, Matthew Chamberlain, on climbing volumes and plans for the future

Page 41
Hedging tools for alumina and aluminium Aluminium and alumina markets eye hedging tools for an uncertain 2019

Page 45
The tempting benefits of distributed ledger Pondering the advantages and speed of adoption of blockchainstyle technology

Page 51
Making the most of marketing Why thorough market analysis for physical products is the best response to challenges

Page 57
LME lists 2018 LME member companies approved warehouse companies and listed samplers & assayers

Market spotlights

Page 71
Whither US energy pipe markets? Multiple factors are driving the US OCG and linepipe markets

Page 77
A promising outlook for global OCTG markets Generally brighter economic outlooks are seeing stronger demand for OCTG globally

A more turbulent outlook for largediameter linepipe With demand often based on big projects, linepipe markets are more patchy

Page 80
Aerospace drives titanium growth A buoyant aerospace industry boosts demand for titanium

Page 87
Technology spotlight: Tube & pipe Innovative induction technology for highquality seamless pipe production

News and analysis

Page 8
Non-ferrous news review A summary of recent key developments in the international nonferrous industries

Page 12
Steel news review A round-up of important recent developments in the global iron and steel sectors

Page 16
Base metals and steel analysis Fastmarkets MB analysts study the drivers of the base metals, steel and steel raw materials markets


Page 7
LME Week 2018

Page 89
Innovations New developments in steel and metals technology

Page 90
Advances and market developments in steel and metal applications


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