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As of March 16, inventory of iron ore at 33 major Chinese ports amounted to 98.40 million mt, up 2.06 million mt or 2.14 percent compared to the inventory level recorded on March 9, as announced by China’s Xinhua News Agency on March 17. As of the same date, the Xinhua-China Iron Ore Price Index for imported iron ore with 62 percent iron content was at 58 points, down one point week on […]
Turkish crude steel output continued to decline in February this year due to falling exports, fluctuations in financial markets, economic turmoil and contracting margins, according to the Turkish Iron and Steel Producers’ Association (TCUD). In February, Turkey’s crude steel production posted a decrease of 7.3 percent month on month and of 12.2 percent year on […]
For all the talk in the United States about rising energy costs and becoming energy-independent from oil-producing nations, falling oil and gas prices in the last few months hasn’t resulted in the nationwide celebration one would expect. On the consumer end, of course people are happier to pay less at the pump, along with businesses […]
Turkish crude steel output maintained its downward trend in January due to unfavorable conditions in international markets and reduced competitiveness of domestic producers, according to the Turkish Iron and Steel Producers’ Association (TCUD). In the given month, Turkey’s crude steel output decreased by 10.4 percent year on year to 2.58 million mt. In January , […]
The 1st Assofermet Day & SteelOrbis Conference was held with great success on Friday, November 15, at Villa Fenaroli Palace Hotel in Rezzato in Brescia in northern Italy. The 1st Assofermet Day & Conference SteelOrbis included the attendance of a total of 211 registered and 202 accredited participants, with 150 participants at the meetings held […]
For the most part, positivity overflowed at the 6th annual SteelOrbis Turkish Steel Market Conference in Istanbul on November 18, 2011, which kicked off with a presentation by Dr. Veysel Yayan, General Secretary of the Turkish Iron and Steel Producers’ Association.
South America’s top steelmakers strategize for success. The South American steel industry is at a turning point. After surviving the worldwide economic downturn relatively unscathed, it has proven itself not only strong on the domestic front, but a growing powerhouse on the global stage.