Search

Top Stories

  • thumbnail

    Price notice: Ferro-alloy averages

    Nov 11, 2019

    Fastmarkets AMM is proposing to change the way it calculates monthly averages for its ferro-alloy prices in the United States. More »

  • thumbnail

    Price notice: Al scrap, secondary alloys update

    Nov 12, 2019

    Following a one-month consultation, Fastmarkets will change the assessment frequency of its aluminium scrap and secondary aluminium alloy prices. More »

  • thumbnail

    Price notice: Hou, St Louis turnings clarified

    Nov 11, 2019

    Fastmarkets’ assessments for the dealer selling prices for steel scrap machine shop turnings in Houston and St Louis both rose to $20 per gross ton in November, in line with the monthly price trend for this scrap grade. More »

  • thumbnail

    Iron ore largely flat on hazy demand outlook

    Nov 19, 2019

    The mid-grade seaborne iron ore price was rangebound on Tuesday November 19 after market participants reported being wary of growing port inventories and unhealthy pollution levels in the steelmaking hub of Tangshan in north China. More »

  • thumbnail

    Chinese demand supports coking coal price

    Nov 19, 2019

    Import hurdles that emerged in some ports in China last week do not appear to have had much effect on the seaborne coking coal market, with a cargo of premium low-volatility product fetching $145 per tonne cfr China on Tuesday November 19. More »

  • thumbnail

    US crude steel output inches up by 0.8%

    Nov 19, 2019

    Crude steel production in the United States totaled 1,876,000 net tons last week, up by 0.8% from 1,862,000 tons the previous week, with mills operating at an average capacity utilization rate of 81.1%. More »

  • thumbnail

    HRC-busheling spread up; sentiment hazy

    Nov 18, 2019

    The price spread between hot-rolled coil and No1 busheling increased in November after hot-rolled coil and scrap prices stepped higher, but sentiment among market participants is uncertain entering a slow seasonal period. More »

  • thumbnail

    Scrap, mill hikes halt CHQ, high-carbon fall

    Nov 18, 2019

    Cold-heading quality (CHQ) wire rod prices in the United States have risen due to higher raw material costs, and last week’s mill price increases have helped stabilize the high-carbon wire rod market, Fastmarkets has learned. More »

  • thumbnail

    HRC up; staying power of 2nd hike debated

    Nov 18, 2019

    Hot-rolled coil prices in the United States climbed on Monday November 18 while industry participants debated the upward trajectory of the market following recent mill hikes, Fastmarkets has learned. More »

  • thumbnail

    Tighter supply boosts shredder feed prices

    Nov 18, 2019

    Pricing momentum is building for shredded scrap, due to a combination of robust ferrous export sales to Turkey booked in November and the onset of winter forcing mid-month upward adjustments on feedstock. More »

  • thumbnail

    WMC raises prices, expects Dec rod hike

    Nov 18, 2019

    Wire Mesh Corp (WMC) plans to raise pricing on wire mesh by $25 per short ton ($1.25 per hundredweight), in line with similar increases announced by wire rod producers on November 11-12, Fastmarkets has learned. More »

  • thumbnail

    Commerce revises duties vs S Korea CRC

    Nov 18, 2019

    The US Department of Commerce has made a preliminary determination that cold-rolled coil from South Korea is not being dumped into the United States. More »

  • thumbnail

    Fastmarkets AMM: Ferro-alloys November 18

    Nov 18, 2019

    The latest ferro-alloy prices from Fastmarkets price reporters. More »

  • thumbnail

    Price notice: Clev, Pitt, Chi, SF scrap (update)

    Nov 14, 2019

    Following a 60-day consultation period, Fastmarkets AMM is set to discontinue its export yard buying prices in San Francisco along with some some ferrous scrap consumer buying prices in Cleveland, Pittsburgh and Chicago due to a lack of liquidity. More »

SECTION 232:  EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

AMM Daily

Tuesday Nov 19 2019
Fastmarkets AMM daily issue includes pricing by commodity and a collection of market reports and top stories selected by our editors. Access is restricted to subscribers and trialists only. Subscribe now or get 14 days of free access to preview our unparalleled data and news.

Latest News By Category


AMM Magazine Scroll to see more magazine stories

  • November/December 2019:

    Our latest issue covers a broad range of markets. Tom Wendt Jr. explains the growth of the metals-recycling technology business Wendt Corporation. The steel section includes trends in US, Middle East, Indian and Chinese business. Our annual Arab aluminium section focuses on the continuing growth of the region’s primary aluminium sector. Other valuable features include a new plant orders list with example new technologies, steel industry efforts to reduce carbon emissions, a copper market overview and new technology for small tube production.

View current issue
 

Latest Pricing Trends Year Over Year