American Metal Market - Issue Archives

  • 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.

  • October 2019

    OCTOBER 2019 SPECIAL ISSUE: To complement LME Week, this issue includes a wide-ranging profile interview with LME chief Matthew Chamberlain; extended base metal forecasts, plus steel and steel raw material analysis, from Fastmarkets’ analysts; price and production development features on copper, nickel, tin and iron ore from Fastmarkets’ global reporting teams; a handy list of LME members, approved warehouse companies, and samplers & assayers; spotlights on physical trading platforms, international scrap developments and much more…

  • September 2019

    Global aluminium market trends and outlook, premium and price developments; Cover profile interview with ELYSIS chief Vincent Christ; India’s push to make value added aluminium products; Multiple advances in non-ferrous technology; Additive layer manufacturing with titanium; Prospects for heavy equipment markets; Regular pages on steel and base metal market analysis, metal innovations and applications.

  • July/August 2019

    Fastmarkets AMM’s Awards for Steel Excellence 2019 winner profiles; Exclusive cover profile interview with Metinvest CEO Yuriy Ryzhenkov; US service center survey 2019; Supply chain spotlights on blockchain for trading, and on global digitalization of shipping; Market spotlights on rare earth metals and lithium; Chinese steelmaking in numbers; Regular pages on steel and base metal market analysis, metal innovations and applications.

  • June 2019

    Special review of the Copper Club on its 75th anniversary. In-depth interviews with Diego Hernandez, Art Miele, Apurv Bagri and Richard Adkerson. Top Steelmakers Ranking 2019 Edition with regional market reviews from our global correspondents. Metals technologies and new orders list. Turkish steel report. Indian iron ore developments. Advances in metals for automotive and other high-performance applications. Market analyses, news reviews and other regular pages.

  • May 2019

    An in-depth interview with Fives’ Guillaume Mehlman on the latest trends in technology for steel production and processing. A comprehensive list and summaries of key activities of finalists in the Fastmarkets AMM Awards for Steel Excellence 2019. Outlook for US aluminium in a global market. Recent Fastmarkets base metal price developments in Asia. The opportunities and challenges for copper in India. A detailed view of the variety and importance of iron ore prices, indices and spreads. Leading examples of digital technology at US steel mills.

  • April 2019

    An exclusive interview with Cronimet’s Jürgen Pilarsky on the growth of an international recycling business, together with a profile of innovative subsidiary Cronimet Envirotec; outlook for the changing pattern of international trade in non-ferrous and steel scrap; outline of the latest DRI plants in the expanding global fleet; steps in supply-chain data sharing for enhanced supplier-customer relationships; trends in battery raw material markets; special report on India in an election year; the rise in off-site and modular construction projects

  • March 2019

    Insights on leadership from a year of cover profiles in Metal Market Magazine; Update on US steel wire rod production; US OCTG and linepipe markets outlook; Indian ferro-alloy industry readies for restructuring; Global ferro-alloy market trends; Outlook for nickel, tin, lead and zinc markets; ERP innovations and adoption; The changing balance of US energy generation; Fastmarkets steel, raw material and base metal market analyses; Steel and base metal news reviews; Product and equipment innovations; Novel end uses

  • February 2019

    In-depth interview with John Hritz about his career journey from mill floor to leadership at JSW Steel USA; Trends in ferrous price risk management and the use of derivatives to enable fixed-price products; Developments in aluminium packaging; Global copper market trends; Outlook for bauxite and alumina markets; Buoyant aerospace order impacts on aluminium; Fastmarkets steel, steel raw material and base metal market analyses; Steel and base metal news reviews; Product and equipment innovations; Novel end-uses.

  • January 2019

    Metalysis chief executive officer Dion Vaughan refers to the UK-based metal powder technology business that he leads as a mature start-up. Richard Barrett discusses the company’s diverse range of activities and vision with him, together with the many echoes they have of Vaughan’s own experiences in both metals and finance