SteelOrbis: China, East Asia and Pacific, Far East, longs, rebar, steelmaking, wire rod Accurate steel prices, latest steel news, massive database of steel companies, comprehensive coverage of steel markets, and online steel trading. 2014-09-23T16:48:35Z SteelOrbis 2014-09-23T16:48:35Z en Iron ore prices drop below psychological threshold of $80/mt 2014-09-23T15:17:34Z 2014-09-23T15:17:34Z Chinese economic growth has indicated a slowdown this year influenced by demand problems in the domestic housing sector. 2014-09-23T15:17:34Z Azovstal continues to produce steel despite war 2014-09-23T14:39:34Z 2014-09-23T14:39:34Z Azovstal’s survival tactics amid the current conflict in the country range from bypassing dangerous routes for supplies to inspecting shelters. 2014-09-23T14:39:34Z TISCO issues its stainless steel prices for November 2014-09-23T14:00:24Z 2014-09-23T14:00:24Z Chinese steelmaker Taiyuan Iron and Steel (TISCO) has announced its export stainless steel list prices for November shipments. 2014-09-23T14:00:24Z Turkish producers to seek further discounts from import scrap suppliers 2014-09-23T13:39:21Z 2014-09-23T13:39:21Z According to market sources, Turkey's import scrap market has seen lively activity over the past week. 2014-09-23T13:39:21Z Moody’s upgrades BlueScope’s outlook to positive 2014-09-23T13:39:06Z 2014-09-23T13:39:06Z Moody's has changed the rating outlook on Australian steelmaker Bluescope Steel to positive from stable. 2014-09-23T13:39:06Z Global DRI output down 3.7 percent in August 2014-09-23T13:36:55Z 2014-09-23T13:36:55Z Global DRI production in August this year amounted to 4.9 million metric tons decreasing by 3.68 percent year on year. 2014-09-23T13:36:55Z Kardemir issues planned sales volumes for October-December 2014-09-23T13:30:41Z 2014-09-23T13:30:41Z Kardemir) has announced its planned sales volumes of rebar, billet and bloom, beams, and pig iron for the October-December quarter of the current year 2014-09-23T13:30:41Z Trading still slack in local Chinese manganese ore market 2014-09-23T13:22:41Z 2014-09-23T13:22:41Z The Chinese domestic manganese ore market has moved on a stable trend during the past week. 2014-09-23T13:22:41Z Negative factors impact local Chinese HRC market 2014-09-23T13:11:50Z 2014-09-23T13:11:50Z During the week ending September 23, hot rolled coil (HRC) prices in the Chinese domestic market have continued their decreasing trend. 2014-09-23T13:11:50Z Daily iron ore prices - September 23, 2014 2014-09-23T12:53:27Z 2014-09-23T12:53:27Z 2014-09-23T12:53:27Z Taiwan's basic metal output up 4.6 percent in August 2014-09-23T12:36:03Z 2014-09-23T12:36:03Z In August of the current year, industrial output in the Taiwan's basic metal manufacturing increased by 4.56 percent year on year. 2014-09-23T12:36:03Z Local Chinese scrap market to see increased activity ahead of holiday 2014-09-23T11:29:54Z 2014-09-23T11:29:54Z During the week ending September 23, prices in the main local steel scrap markets in China have indicated a downtrend in some regions of the country. 2014-09-23T11:29:54Z Hot rolled coil prices in local Chinese market – Week 39 2014-09-23T11:01:54Z 2014-09-23T11:01:54Z 2014-09-23T11:01:54Z Billet prices in local Chinese market – week 39 2014-09-23T11:00:59Z 2014-09-23T11:00:59Z 2014-09-23T11:00:59Z Scrap prices in local Chinese market – week 39 2014-09-23T11:00:15Z 2014-09-23T11:00:15Z 2014-09-23T11:00:15Z World pig iron output up 2.95 percent in August 2014-09-23T10:47:46Z 2014-09-23T10:47:46Z In August this year global pig iron production amounted to 100.82 million metric tons, increasing by 2.95 percent on year-on-year basis. 2014-09-23T10:47:46Z No demand revival for Turkish merchant bar exports in September 2014-09-23T09:26:19Z 2014-09-23T09:26:19Z SteelOrbis has learned from market sources that ex-Turkey merchant bar offers have remained... 2014-09-23T09:26:19Z Medium plate prices in local Chinese market – week 39 2014-09-23T09:24:19Z 2014-09-23T09:24:19Z 2014-09-23T09:24:19Z Turkish wire rod exports to US surge in January-July 2014-09-23T09:23:49Z 2014-09-23T09:23:49Z In the January-July period of this year Turkey's wire rod exports increased by 3.86 percent year on year to 610,931 metric tons. 2014-09-23T09:23:49Z Price slump worries iron ore industry 2014-09-23T09:18:52Z 2014-09-23T09:18:52Z The iron ore industry is worried about a further collapse in prices. 2014-09-23T09:18:52Z China’s shipbuilding output down 18.1% in January-August 2014-09-23T09:10:55Z 2014-09-23T09:10:55Z In January-August this year, the aggregate shipbuilding output in China decreased by 18.1 percent year on year. 2014-09-23T09:10:55Z HSBC’s China flash manufacturing PMI edges up to 50.5 2014-09-23T09:09:32Z 2014-09-23T09:09:32Z In September this year, the China HSBC Flash Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) increased to 50.5. 2014-09-23T09:09:32Z CIS billet mills continue to reduce their prices 2014-09-23T09:04:21Z 2014-09-23T09:04:21Z Markets sources confirm that CIS billet export offers have trended... 2014-09-23T09:04:21Z September 13– September 19, 2014 Weekly market report.. Banchero Costa 2014-09-23T08:38:38Z 2014-09-23T08:38:38Z Weekly detailed analysis of world shipping freight markets for all major routes for September 13– September 19, 2014 2014-09-23T08:38:38Z Wire rod prices in Taiwanese domestic market - week 39 2014-09-23T08:27:24Z 2014-09-23T08:27:24Z Wire rod prices in the local Taiwanese steel market are at the following levels... 2014-09-23T08:27:24Z US raw steel production up minimally from previous week 2014-09-22T22:09:21Z 2014-09-22T22:09:21Z 2014-09-22T22:09:21Z Mexican steel production expected to increase 6.6 percent in 2014 2014-09-22T22:05:42Z 2014-09-22T22:05:42Z 2014-09-22T22:05:42Z Waves of uncertainty still permeating US import HDG market 2014-09-22T22:00:53Z 2014-09-22T22:00:53Z 2014-09-22T22:00:53Z Czech seamless pipe offers to Poland 2014-09-22T14:39:02Z 2014-09-22T14:39:02Z SteelOrbis has been informed that offers given from the Czech Republic to Poland for B steel grade 3" -4" Sch 40 seamless pipes... 2014-09-22T14:39:02Z Turkey’s Akdaş commissions new ladle furnace 2014-09-22T14:30:58Z 2014-09-22T14:30:58Z New ladle furnace and vacuum facilities at Turkey-based Akdaş Döküm have been commissioned. 2014-09-22T14:30:58Z