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Reports, mining, production, raw mat Accurate steel prices, latest steel news, massive database of steel companies, comprehensive coverage of steel markets, and online steel trading. 2014-08-01T17:56:12Z SteelOrbis 2014-08-01T17:56:12Z en US domestic scrap expected to trend sideways for August buys 2014-08-04T16:18:17Z 2014-08-04T16:18:17Z 2014-08-04T16:18:17Z Vallourec’s net profit increases in H1 2014-08-01T14:49:56Z 2014-08-01T14:49:56Z In H1, Vallourec reported a net profit of €144 million, increasing by 48.5 percent year on year. 2014-08-01T14:49:56Z Alderon signs off-take agreement with Glencore 2014-08-01T13:55:23Z 2014-08-01T13:55:23Z Glencore will be obligated to purchase 40 percent of the actual annual production from the Kami project. 2014-08-01T13:55:23Z Russian Steel member companies’ finished steel output up 1.3% in H1 2014-08-01T13:52:59Z 2014-08-01T13:52:59Z Russian Domestic Steelmakers Association has reported that its main member enterprises produced 4.7 million mt of finished steel in June this year. 2014-08-01T13:52:59Z Ukraine’s coke exports total $152.6 million in H1 2014-08-01T13:50:53Z 2014-08-01T13:50:53Z In the first half of the current year, Ukraine exported $152.6 million worth of coke, while its coke imports totaled $71.61 million. 2014-08-01T13:50:53Z Daily iron ore prices - August 1, 2014 2014-08-01T13:35:40Z 2014-08-01T13:35:40Z 2014-08-01T13:35:40Z Kobe Steel’s sales revenues increase in June quarter 2014-08-01T12:43:15Z 2014-08-01T12:43:15Z Kobe Steel has reported a net profit of JPY 22.9 billion ($222.3 million), compared to a net profit of JPY 18.7 billion in Q1 FY 2013-14. 2014-08-01T12:43:15Z Weekly chrome ore and ferrochrome prices - week 31 2014-08-01T12:22:39Z 2014-08-01T12:22:39Z 2014-08-01T12:22:39Z Molybdenum and ferromolybdenum prices in China - week 31 2014-08-01T12:21:44Z 2014-08-01T12:21:44Z 2014-08-01T12:21:44Z Weekly coking coal prices - week 31 2014-08-01T12:17:52Z 2014-08-01T12:17:52Z 2014-08-01T12:17:52Z Ex-Baltic scrap booking in Turkey 2014-08-01T11:47:18Z 2014-08-01T11:47:18Z Market sources report that a Turkish steel producer has concluded an ex-Baltic deal... 2014-08-01T11:47:18Z Local pig iron prices in China - week 31 2014-08-01T11:42:57Z 2014-08-01T11:42:57Z 2014-08-01T11:42:57Z ArcelorMittal lowers full year guidance amid lower iron ore prices 2014-08-01T11:20:06Z 2014-08-01T11:20:06Z Due to lower iron ore prices, ArcelorMittal now expects a full year EBITDA of $7 billion compared to the previous forecast of $8 billion. 2014-08-01T11:20:06Z Latest situation in local Chinese coke market 2014-08-01T11:05:32Z 2014-08-01T11:05:32Z During the week ending August 1, metallurgical coke prices in the Chinese domestic market have been on a stable trend. 2014-08-01T11:05:32Z Coke prices in local Chinese market – week 31 2014-08-01T10:48:07Z 2014-08-01T10:48:07Z 2014-08-01T10:48:07Z Ex-Europe scrap booking in Turkey 2014-08-01T10:20:01Z 2014-08-01T10:20:01Z SteelOrbis has learned from market sources that a Turkish steelmaker has concluded an ex-Europe deal in the past week... 2014-08-01T10:20:01Z China's steel sector PMI rises to 48.6 percent in July 2014-08-01T07:58:26Z 2014-08-01T07:58:26Z In July, the purchasing managers index (PMI) for the Chinese steel sector stood at 48.6 percent, up by 0.3 percentage points from June. 2014-08-01T07:58:26Z South Korea's auto output up 2.57 percent in H1 2014-08-01T07:51:10Z 2014-08-01T07:51:10Z South Korea's car and commercial vehicle output in the first half of the current year saw a year-on-year increase of 2.57 percent to 2,342,542 units. 2014-08-01T07:51:10Z Vale posts US$1.43 billion in profits for Q2 2014-07-31T22:43:47Z 2014-07-31T22:43:47Z 2014-07-31T22:43:47Z Tubacex sees improved net profit in H1 2014-07-31T14:23:14Z 2014-07-31T14:23:14Z Tubacex registered a net profit of €13.7 million in the first half, increasing by 28 percent year on year 2014-07-31T14:23:14Z Metalloinvest’s Q2 iron ore output up 2.6% from Q1 levels 2014-07-31T14:21:21Z 2014-07-31T14:21:21Z Metalloinvest has announced its operational results for the second quarter of the current year. 2014-07-31T14:21:21Z Severstal’s revenues down 7.1 percent in H1 2014-07-31T14:16:07Z 2014-07-31T14:16:07Z Russian steelmaker Severstal has announced its financial results for the second quarter and the first half of the current year. 2014-07-31T14:16:07Z Interest from overseas buyers fails to support local Indian pig iron prices 2014-07-31T13:36:13Z 2014-07-31T13:36:13Z Local Indian pig iron prices have continued their declining trend during the past week. 2014-07-31T13:36:13Z Japanese auto output up 8.7% in H1, auto exports down 5% 2014-07-31T12:21:11Z 2014-07-31T12:21:11Z In the first half of this year, Japanese automobile production totaled 5,066,178 units, increasing by 8.7 percent year on year. 2014-07-31T12:21:11Z Daily iron ore prices - July 31, 2014 2014-07-31T12:21:05Z 2014-07-31T12:21:05Z 2014-07-31T12:21:05Z Rio Tinto inks deal for Mozambique coal business sale 2014-07-31T12:10:41Z 2014-07-31T12:10:41Z Rio Tinto has reached an agreement to sell its coal business in Mozambique to India's International Coal Ventures Private Limited for US$50 million. 2014-07-31T12:10:41Z Steel mills maintain wait-and-see stance in Chinese iron ore market 2014-07-31T11:30:26Z 2014-07-31T11:30:26Z During the week ending July 31, prices of imported iron ore in China have stopped their downward movement and entered a sideways trend. 2014-07-31T11:30:26Z Imported iron ore prices in local Chinese market – week 31 2014-07-31T11:14:46Z 2014-07-31T11:14:46Z 2014-07-31T11:14:46Z Domestic iron ore prices in local Chinese market – week 31 2014-07-31T11:07:05Z 2014-07-31T11:07:05Z 2014-07-31T11:07:05Z Turkey's coking coal imports more than double in May from April 2014-07-31T10:44:08Z 2014-07-31T10:44:08Z In May this year, Turkey's coking coal imports totaled 720,973 mt, increasing by 114.33 percent on month-on-month basis. 2014-07-31T10:44:08Z