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    Price notice: HRC index switch to daily

    Sep 20, 2018

    American Metal Market proposes to increase the frequency of its US Midwest Hot-Rolled Coil Index from weekly to daily, effective Monday October 1. More »

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    Price notice: Aluminium cif premium launched

    Sep 20, 2018

    American Metal Market on Tuesday September 11 published its first weekly price assessment for the US cost insurance and freight (cif) premium for aluminium sent to the port of Baltimore. More »

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    Price notice: CME vs LME copper arb update

    Sep 20, 2018

    American Metal Market is proposing to extend the evaluation period of a daily calculation of the arbitrage between CME and London Metal Exchange copper prices for an additional 30 days. More »

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    Price spreads pressure US secondary alloys

    Sep 24, 2018

    Pressure on the US secondary aluminium alloy market is being amplified by record-wide price spreads, although secondary alloys are holding remarkably firm as the market demonstrates unexpectedly strong resilience to downward pressure from falling scrap prices. More »

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    US ali mart says OFAC move signals Rusal deal

    Sep 24, 2018

    The aluminium market in the United States is viewing the latest extension of general licenses related to UC Rusal Plc as a sign that a deal with the Russian aluminium producer is impending. More »

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    Plate prices hold steady at $48.50 cwt

    Sep 24, 2018

    Plate prices are unchanged for the third week in a row on steady demand and limited imports, market participants said. More »

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    Gerdau starts Midlothian outage early

    Sep 24, 2018

    A planned October outage at Gerdau Long Steel's large section mill in Midlothian, Texas, has started early due to recent rain, the company announced on Monday September 24. More »

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    Sources predict 15-cent drop in FeCr benchmark

    Sep 24, 2018

    The majority of European ferro-chrome market participants expect the ferro-chrome benchmark price to drop for the fourth quarter, with predictions for the settlement coming in at $1.23 per lb on average. More »

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    US bulk scrap export prices up on W Coast sales

    Sep 24, 2018

    Ferrous scrap export prices on the United States' West Coast are climbing steadily, with two cargoes sold to Asia late last week at improved prices. More »

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    PTC signs new labor deal at Ohio mill

    Sep 24, 2018

    PTC Group Holdings and the United Steelworkers union have reached a new four-year labor contract at the company's mill in Alliance, Ohio, the company said on Monday September 24, noting that the agreement was ratified on Sunday. More »

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    Rusal deadline extended to November 12

    Sep 24, 2018

    The US Treasury Department has extended the deadline for companies to wind down operations and contracts with UC Rusal to November 12 from October 23. More »

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    SA Recycling pressured by volumes, zorba sales

    Sep 24, 2018

    Sims Metal Management Ltd is anticipating improved financial performance for the first quarter of fiscal 2019 while its business units continue to deliver on expectations, with the exception of 50%-owned joint venture SA Recycling LLC. More »

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    Global ferro-alloy prices on September 24

    Sep 24, 2018

    The latest ferro-alloy prices as reported by American Metal Market and Metal Bulletin price reporters. More »

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    Price notice: Montreal ferrous scrap prices

    Sep 20, 2018

    American Metal Market is proposing to switch its Montreal ferrous scrap price assessments to consumer buying prices from dealer selling prices effective with November settlements this year. More »

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