SteelOrbis: Australia, BHP, Brazil, China, East Asia and Pacific, Far East, Fortescue, Oceania, Rio Tinto, South America, Vale, iron ore, mining, raw mat, trading Accurate steel prices, latest steel news, massive database of steel companies, comprehensive coverage of steel markets, and online steel trading. 2014-04-23T02:35:08Z SteelOrbis 2014-04-23T02:35:08Z en US wire rod spot prices “all over the place” 2014-04-22T22:33:03Z 2014-04-22T22:33:03Z Weak demand and competition from an ample supply of Chinese positions at the port have put a damper on US domestic wire rod mills’ increase attempt. 2014-04-22T22:33:03Z Import HDG coil offers to the US 2014-04-22T21:37:35Z 2014-04-22T21:37:35Z 2014-04-22T21:37:35Z Import light gauge HDG coil offers from China and India to the US 2014-04-22T21:26:09Z 2014-04-22T21:26:09Z 2014-04-22T21:26:09Z Import CRC offers from India and China to the US 2014-04-22T20:52:06Z 2014-04-22T20:52:06Z 2014-04-22T20:52:06Z Quiet start to the week for Turkey’s import scrap market 2014-04-22T15:14:40Z 2014-04-22T15:14:40Z Having seen lively activity last week, the Turkish import scrap market has made a quiet start to the current week. 2014-04-22T15:14:40Z Wu Wenzheng: China’s overcapacity problem cannot be resolved in short term 2014-04-22T15:02:26Z 2014-04-22T15:02:26Z Wu Wenzheng from SteelHome indicated that the overcapacity problem in China cannot be resolved in the short term. 2014-04-22T15:02:26Z World crude steel output up 2.5 percent in Q1 2014-04-22T14:33:51Z 2014-04-22T14:33:51Z In the first quarter of this year total global crude steel production rose 2.5 percent year on year to 405.68 million mt. 2014-04-22T14:33:51Z Pakistan's iron and steel imports up 39.5% in March 2014-04-22T14:15:20Z 2014-04-22T14:15:20Z Pakistan's iron and steel imports in March amounted to 244,315 mt, increasing by 39.45 percent on year-on-year basis. 2014-04-22T14:15:20Z NLMK’s Q1 crude steel output down 3.8% from Q4 2014-04-22T13:55:26Z 2014-04-22T13:55:26Z Russian steelmaker Novolipetsk Steel (NLMK) has announced its production and sales data for the first quarter of the current year. 2014-04-22T13:55:26Z Metalloinvest and KOKS Group sign new contract 2014-04-22T13:50:11Z 2014-04-22T13:50:11Z Metalloinvest has announced that it has secured a one-year contract to supply iron ore concentrate to KOKS Group. 2014-04-22T13:50:11Z Costs on the rise in Vietnamese flat steel market 2014-04-22T13:41:19Z 2014-04-22T13:41:19Z Market sources report that demand in the Vietnamese flat steel market has remained weak, while local prices... 2014-04-22T13:41:19Z Kobe Steel commissions new heat treatment plant 2014-04-22T13:36:54Z 2014-04-22T13:36:54Z Japanese steelmaker Kobe Steel has announced that it has commissioned the new hot treatment plant at its Kakogawa works. 2014-04-22T13:36:54Z Renault announces new investment in Brazil 2014-04-22T13:35:07Z 2014-04-22T13:35:07Z French carmaker Renault has announced a new investment of R$500 million ($223.5 million) over the 2014-2019 period. 2014-04-22T13:35:07Z Ex-Europe scrap deal in Turkey 2014-04-22T13:14:40Z 2014-04-22T13:14:40Z Market sources state that a Turkish steelmaker has concluded an ex-Europe deal... 2014-04-22T13:14:40Z Diverse trends for domestic and imported flat steel prices in Spain 2014-04-22T13:12:44Z 2014-04-22T13:12:44Z SteelOrbis has learned from market sources that, even though demand in the Spanish flat steel market has shown a slight improvement... 2014-04-22T13:12:44Z Latin American trade deficit with Turkey up 55 percent in 2013 2014-04-22T12:43:33Z 2014-04-22T12:43:33Z Latin America’s trade deficit with Turkey increased by 55 percent in 2013, according to Alacero, the Latin American steel association. 2014-04-22T12:43:33Z Turkey's coking coal imports up 34.8 percent in Jan-Feb 2014-04-22T12:21:32Z 2014-04-22T12:21:32Z In the first two months of this year, Turkey's coking coal imports increased by 34.79 percent to 931,532 metric tons. 2014-04-22T12:21:32Z Foreign buyers reluctant to conclude fresh Indian iron ore bookings 2014-04-22T12:21:27Z 2014-04-22T12:21:27Z Indian export offers for high grade iron ore fines (with Fe content of 63.5 percent and above) have... 2014-04-22T12:21:27Z Daily iron ore prices - April 22, 2014 2014-04-22T12:20:14Z 2014-04-22T12:20:14Z 2014-04-22T12:20:14Z Import HRC offers for Oman 2014-04-22T12:17:30Z 2014-04-22T12:17:30Z SteelOrbis has learned from market sources that import offers for hot rolled coil (HRC) with thickness of 3 mm and higher... 2014-04-22T12:17:30Z Ex-Turkey rebar deal in UAE 2014-04-22T11:53:48Z 2014-04-22T11:53:48Z According to market sources, an ex-Turkey deal has been concluded in the UAE for 150,000-200,000 mt of rebar... 2014-04-22T11:53:48Z Traders now more cautious in local Chinese scrap market 2014-04-22T11:06:36Z 2014-04-22T11:06:36Z During the week ending April 22, prices in the main local steel scrap markets in China have entered a downward trend. 2014-04-22T11:06:36Z H-beam prices in local Chinese market – Week 17 2014-04-22T10:56:35Z 2014-04-22T10:56:35Z 2014-04-22T10:56:35Z Billet prices in local Chinese market – week 17 2014-04-22T10:23:28Z 2014-04-22T10:23:28Z 2014-04-22T10:23:28Z Scrap prices in local Chinese market – week 17 2014-04-22T10:03:17Z 2014-04-22T10:03:17Z 2014-04-22T10:03:17Z Hot rolled coil prices in local Chinese market – Week 17 2014-04-22T09:14:48Z 2014-04-22T09:14:48Z 2014-04-22T09:14:48Z Nanjing Steel wins orders to supply 26,952 mt of acid-fast line pipe 2014-04-22T09:02:49Z 2014-04-22T09:02:49Z Chinese steel producer Nanjing Iron and Steel (Nanjing Steel) has won orders to supply 26,952 mt of acid-fast line pipe. 2014-04-22T09:02:49Z MOC: Average finished steel price in China softens very slightly 2014-04-22T09:00:25Z 2014-04-22T09:00:25Z Last week (Apr. 14-20), the overall average finished steel price in China declined by 0.1 percent week on week. 2014-04-22T09:00:25Z CRC and HRC prices in local Taiwanese market - week 17 2014-04-22T08:42:29Z 2014-04-22T08:42:29Z SteelOrbis has been informed that in the local Taiwanese steel market the prices of JIS G3141 SPCC cold rolled coils (CRC)... 2014-04-22T08:42:29Z US raw steel production rises on week, still down year-on-year 2014-04-22T08:40:43Z 2014-04-22T08:40:43Z US domestic raw steel production was 1,808,000 net tons while the capability utilization rate was 75.2 percent. 2014-04-22T08:40:43Z