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As of May 4, inventory of iron ore at 33 major Chinese ports amounted to 92.44 million mt, down 1.84 million mt or 1.95 percent compared to the inventory level recorded on April 27, as announced by China’s Xinhua News Agency on May 5. As of the same date, the Xinhua-China Iron Ore Price Index for imported iron ore with 62 percent iron content was at 56 points, down two points week on […]
Speaking today, March 23, at the SteelOrbis 2015 Spring Conference & 72nd IREPAS Meeting being held in Paris, Eric Louvert from BNP Paribas said that in 2014 apparent demand in China decreased for the first time, while the rest of the world indicated growth. With China’s crude steel output rising by one percent and its […]
Influenced by the situation in the Turkish economy in 2014, finished steel consumption in Turkey declined in the given year, thereby affecting the volume of domestic finished steel output, according to a report released by the Turkish Iron and Steel Producers’ Association (TCUD). As stated in the report, in 2014 Turkey’s finished steel output decreased […]
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.