SteelOrbis: Brazil, Europe, European Union, Gerdau, South America, UK, trading Accurate steel prices, latest steel news, massive database of steel companies, comprehensive coverage of steel markets, and online steel trading. 2014-04-17T18:04:09Z SteelOrbis 2014-04-17T18:04:09Z en MMK and Russia’s Economic Development Ministry ink cooperation plan 2014-04-17T14:38:13Z 2014-04-17T14:38:13Z Russian steelmaker Magnitogorsk Iron & Steel Works (MMK) has inked an international cooperation agreement with Russia’s Economic Development Ministry. 2014-04-17T14:38:13Z EUROFER anticipates growth in 2014 real steel consumption 2014-04-17T13:58:34Z 2014-04-17T13:58:34Z Estimates for consumption in the first quarter of 2014 indicate that the recovery in final demand gained further strength, according to the EUROFER. 2014-04-17T13:58:34Z Ex-CIS billet offers weaken Turkish suppliers’ advantage 2014-04-17T13:51:15Z 2014-04-17T13:51:15Z According to market sources, even though availability shortages still prevail in the Turkish domestic billet market... 2014-04-17T13:51:15Z Italy’s steel exports to non-EU countries up 26.8% in Feb 2014-04-17T13:45:44Z 2014-04-17T13:45:44Z In February this year, Italy's steel exports to non-EU countries totaled 832,000 metric tons, up by 26.8 percent. 2014-04-17T13:45:44Z HRC demand strengthens in local UK market 2014-04-17T13:28:33Z 2014-04-17T13:28:33Z Market sources state that hot rolled coil (HRC) demand in the UK has strengthened this month as compared to previous months. 2014-04-17T13:28:33Z Moldavian Steel Works produces 31,903 mt of crude steel in March 2014-04-17T12:56:09Z 2014-04-17T12:56:09Z In March this year, Moldavian Metallurgical Works (MMZ), a steelmaker based in the Transnistrian region of Moldova, produced 31,903 mt of crude steel. 2014-04-17T12:56:09Z Daily iron ore prices - April 17, 2014 2014-04-17T12:25:55Z 2014-04-17T12:25:55Z 2014-04-17T12:25:55Z Turkish mills remain cautious about concluding new short sea scrap deals 2014-04-17T12:20:54Z 2014-04-17T12:20:54Z Market sources inform SteelOrbis that this week’s offers for A3 scrap from Russia to Turkey... 2014-04-17T12:20:54Z EUROFER: EU economy on track for gradual recovery in 2014 and 2015 2014-04-17T11:01:32Z 2014-04-17T11:01:32Z According to EUROFER, strengthening indicators suggest that the EU economy is well on track for recovery this year and into 2015. 2014-04-17T11:01:32Z Turkish PPGI market continues to see demand improvement 2014-04-17T10:42:06Z 2014-04-17T10:42:06Z Turkish pre-painted galvanized iron (PPGI) producers' new prices have not been reflected in actual local market transaction prices yet. 2014-04-17T10:42:06Z Iron ore inventory moves up slightly at Chinese ports 2014-04-17T09:22:00Z 2014-04-17T09:22:00Z As of April 14, inventory of iron ore at 33 major Chinese ports amounted to 108.93 million mt, up 0.6 percent week on week. 2014-04-17T09:22:00Z Ex-CIS billet deal in Turkey 2014-04-17T08:55:36Z 2014-04-17T08:55:36Z Market sources report that an ex-CIS deal for 5,000 mt of billet... 2014-04-17T08:55:36Z New motor vehicle registrations in Turkey down 3.9% in Jan-Feb 2014-04-17T08:52:58Z 2014-04-17T08:52:58Z In February this year new motor vehicle registrations in Turkey decreased by 13.91 percent year on year to 52,240 units. 2014-04-17T08:52:58Z EU new car registrations up 8.4 percent in Q1 2014-04-17T08:51:06Z 2014-04-17T08:51:06Z In the first quarter of the current year, new car registrations totaled 3,246,719 units in the EU, with an increase of 8.4 percent year on year. 2014-04-17T08:51:06Z Latest situation in Spanish rebar market 2014-04-17T08:40:34Z 2014-04-17T08:40:34Z Markets sources state that both local and export rebar prices in Spain... 2014-04-17T08:40:34Z Turkey's chrome ore exports down 18.91% in Jan-Feb 2014-04-17T08:31:14Z 2014-04-17T08:31:14Z In the first two months of this year, Turkey's chrome ore exports decreased by 18.91 percent to 303,300 metric tons. 2014-04-17T08:31:14Z Import wire rod offers to the US 2014-04-16T22:32:28Z 2014-04-16T22:32:28Z 2014-04-16T22:32:28Z AISI expresses “serious concern” at Obama administration’s stance on currency manipulation 2014-04-16T22:19:22Z 2014-04-16T22:19:22Z Thomas J. Gibson, President and CEO of the American Iron and Steel Institute, issued a statement Wednesday. 2014-04-16T22:19:22Z US rebar market resists import price uptrend 2014-04-16T22:13:13Z 2014-04-16T22:13:13Z Traders in the US are trying to boost too-thin margins for future orders with limited success. 2014-04-16T22:13:13Z Demand still improving in Turkish HDG market 2014-04-16T15:04:48Z 2014-04-16T15:04:48Z SteelOrbis has learnt from market sources that some Turkish hot dip galvanized (HDG) coil producers have... 2014-04-16T15:04:48Z Ex-Romania seamless pipe offers to Turkey 2014-04-16T14:53:47Z 2014-04-16T14:53:47Z SteelOrbis has learned that offers given from Romania to Turkey... 2014-04-16T14:53:47Z Azovstal supplies rolled steel to India 2014-04-16T14:15:27Z 2014-04-16T14:15:27Z Azovstal Iron and Steel Works has announced that it will produce 10,000 mt of X70 plates with improved mechanical properties for an Indian company. 2014-04-16T14:15:27Z Colombian ferronickel exports up 46.3% in February 2014-04-16T14:13:02Z 2014-04-16T14:13:02Z In February this year, the country's ferronickel exports amounted to 10,516 mt, rising by 46.3 percent year on year. 2014-04-16T14:13:02Z Vale completes stake sale in its logistics division 2014-04-16T14:08:39Z 2014-04-16T14:08:39Z Vale has announced that it has concluded the transaction announced in September 2013, transferring 20 percent of its logistics division. 2014-04-16T14:08:39Z Daily iron ore prices - April 16, 2014 2014-04-16T12:48:20Z 2014-04-16T12:48:20Z 2014-04-16T12:48:20Z Outotec to supply iron ore pelletizing plant to India 2014-04-16T12:43:10Z 2014-04-16T12:43:10Z Outotec has announced that it has received an order from a customer in India for the design and delivery of an iron ore pelletizing plant. 2014-04-16T12:43:10Z Euro area annual inflation down to 0.5 percent in March 2014-04-16T11:46:13Z 2014-04-16T11:46:13Z Annual inflation in the euro area was 0.5 percent in March this year, down from 0.7 percent in February. 2014-04-16T11:46:13Z Turkey's seamless pipe imports down 40.33 percent in February 2014-04-16T09:18:54Z 2014-04-16T09:18:54Z In February this year, Turkey's seamless pipe imports amounted to 8,508 metric tons, down 40.33 percent year on year. 2014-04-16T09:18:54Z Ex-short sea scrap deal in Turkey 2014-04-16T08:48:01Z 2014-04-16T08:48:01Z Market sources state that a Turkish mill has concluded an ex-short sea booking. 2014-04-16T08:48:01Z Turkish domestic scrap quotations follow import scrap price trend 2014-04-16T08:07:12Z 2014-04-16T08:07:12Z SteelOrbis has been informed that local scrap purchase prices of Turkish mills have followed the trend of import scrap prices. 2014-04-16T08:07:12Z