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According to the American Iron and Steel Institute, in the week ending September 26, 2015, US domestic raw steel production was 1,735,000 net tons while the capability utilization rate was 72.6 percent. Production was 1,878,000 net tons in the week ending September 26, 2014 while the capability utilization then was 78.1 percent. The current week […]
Leaders of the Turkish Steel Exporters’ Association (CIB), a business association of producers and exporters in the Turkish steel industry, today announced their plans to meet from September 28 – October 2 with Washington, D.C., policymakers, industry experts and government leaders to discuss US-Turkey steel trade relations and advocate for fair international trade. The association […]
In the first five months of the current year, European stainless crude steel production decreased by six percent year on year to 3.2 million metric tons, according to the Stainless Steel Report June 2015 issued by Germany-based service center Damstahl. Meanwhile, In the January-May period of this year, Norway’s stainless flat steel imports recorded a […]
According to a statement from the Turkish Ministry of Economy published in the Official Gazette dated Thursday, January 28, Turkey has launched an antidumping (AD) duty investigation against hot rolled (HR) flat steel imports from China, France, Japan, Romania, Russia, Slovakia and Ukraine. The application filed by Turkish domestic steel producers Erdemir, Toscelik and Colakoğlu […]
Like many European countries, Spain, with its population of 47 million and ranking as the 13th largest economy in the world in 2013, was hit by the global economic crisis in 2008-2009, which also affected the Spanish steel industry; however, after six years of stagnation, a slow but notable growth can be witnessed in the […]
Esteemed members of the steel industry, I would like to start by giving you some information about the Turkish steel industry. The Turkish Steel Exporters Association has over 700 member companies that are both exporters and producer-exporters. The primary goal of our Association is to increase our export potential and achieve sustainable competitiveness on a […]
At the SteelOrbis Fall 2012 Conference and 67th IREPAS Meeting held in Munich, Peter Marcus from World Steel Dynamics gave a speech entitled “Steel: Opportunity in Crisis”.
As of mid-March, the last antidumping (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) petition involving steel products had been filed more than 14 months prior—on December 31, 2009. It involved drill pipe from China and resulted in AD and CVD orders which were issued at the beginning of March 2011.