SteelOrbis: Canada, JMC Steel Group, M&A, North America, USA, pipe, production, steelmaking, tubular Accurate steel prices, latest steel news, massive database of steel companies, comprehensive coverage of steel markets, and online steel trading. 2014-04-18T07:31:43Z SteelOrbis 2014-04-18T07:31:43Z en Chinese domestic welded pipe market supported by feedstock costs 2014-04-18T06:55:52Z 2014-04-18T06:55:52Z The Chinese welded pipe market has witnessed an upward trend over the past three weeks amid higher flat steel prices. 2014-04-18T06:55:52Z Non-residential building investments drop in Q1 in Canada 2014-04-18T06:36:27Z 2014-04-18T06:36:27Z Investment in non-residential building construction was down 0.6 percent from the previous quarter to $12.9 billion in the first quarter. 2014-04-18T06:36:27Z Negative sentiments prevail in local Chinese steel pipe market 2014-04-18T06:36:09Z 2014-04-18T06:36:09Z The Chinese seamless pipe market has followed a stable trend in the past week. 2014-04-18T06:36:09Z Import rebar offers to the US 2014-04-17T22:09:51Z 2014-04-17T22:09:51Z 2014-04-17T22:09:51Z Import line pipe offers to the US 2014-04-17T22:07:00Z 2014-04-17T22:07:00Z 2014-04-17T22:07:00Z Import Galvalume offers from China and India to the US 2014-04-17T22:05:45Z 2014-04-17T22:05:45Z 2014-04-17T22:05:45Z SDI reports lower Q1 income than previous quarter, year 2014-04-17T22:02:15Z 2014-04-17T22:02:15Z Steel Dynamics, Inc. announced Wednesday first quarter net income of $39 million, or $0.17 per diluted share, on net sales of $1.8 billion. 2014-04-17T22:02:15Z Iron ore shipments on US Great Lakes fall 43 percent in March 2014-04-17T22:00:52Z 2014-04-17T22:00:52Z Massive, thick ice formations on the Great Lakes limited iron ore shipments in March to 1.1 million tons. 2014-04-17T22:00:52Z US domestic flats increase spills over to HSS 2014-04-17T21:59:20Z 2014-04-17T21:59:20Z Current inventories are relatively healthy, as buyers say they “saw the writing on the wall” once flats mills started announcing price increases. 2014-04-17T21:59:20Z Ex-CIS billet offers 2014-04-17T15:13:02Z 2014-04-17T15:13:02Z SteelOrbis has learnt from market sources that two billet suppliers from Ukraine and Belarus... 2014-04-17T15:13:02Z Demand still on quiet side in China’s seamless pipe market 2014-04-17T15:08:01Z 2014-04-17T15:08:01Z The Chinese seamless pipe market has continued to show signs of softness amid slack demand from downstream industries. 2014-04-17T15:08:01Z Buying activity slackens in Chinese iron ore market 2014-04-17T14:52:22Z 2014-04-17T14:52:22Z During the week ending April 17, prices of imported iron ore in China have moved on a slight downtrend. 2014-04-17T14:52:22Z Egyptian rebar market likely to remain quiet for a while 2014-04-17T14:48:48Z 2014-04-17T14:48:48Z Market sources report that Egyptian traders’ offers for rebar... 2014-04-17T14:48:48Z Indian pig iron prices show divergent trends across local markets 2014-04-17T14:47:56Z 2014-04-17T14:47:56Z Indian pig iron prices have showed divergent trends across various local markets in the country. 2014-04-17T14:47:56Z ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih’s crude steel output down 12.7% in Q1 2014-04-17T14:43:09Z 2014-04-17T14:43:09Z In Q1 of the current year, the crude steel production of ArcelorMittal Kryvyi Rih totaled 1.4073 million mt, down 12.7 percent year on year. 2014-04-17T14:43:09Z 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 What are the short-term prospects for pig iron prices? 2014-04-17T14:12:27Z 2014-04-17T14:12:27Z Demand in the main pig iron markets such as Turkey, Italy and the US is now stronger compared to previous weeks... 2014-04-17T14:12:27Z NSSMC to manufacture world’s longest rail 2014-04-17T14:00:30Z 2014-04-17T14:00:30Z NSSMC has announced that it has set up a system to manufacture 150 meter long rails, the world longest rails for railroads, at its Yawata Works. 2014-04-17T14:00:30Z 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 Ukrainian ferroalloy output increases by 43 percent in Q1 2014-04-17T13:54:27Z 2014-04-17T13:54:27Z In Q1 this year, Ukraine's ferroalloy production rose by 43 percent year on year to 260,000 mt. 2014-04-17T13:54:27Z 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 Positive sentiment among traders in local Chinese HDG market 2014-04-17T13:47:46Z 2014-04-17T13:47:46Z During the week ending April 17, the Chinese domestic hot dip galvanized (HDG) market has continued... 2014-04-17T13:47:46Z 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 Flat steel offers in local Russian market 2014-04-17T13:29:35Z 2014-04-17T13:29:35Z SteelOrbis has learned from market sources that demand in the local Russian flat steel market has improved... 2014-04-17T13:29:35Z 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 HRC offers to US from Russia 2014-04-17T13:25:58Z 2014-04-17T13:25:58Z According to market sources, a Russian steelmaker is offering approximately 5,000-10,000 mt of hot rolled coil (HRC) to the US... 2014-04-17T13:25:58Z Russia issues first quarter production results 2014-04-17T13:00:13Z 2014-04-17T13:00:13Z In Q1 this year, Russia registered a 1.1 percent decline year on year in its rolled steel product output to 14.6 million mt. 2014-04-17T13:00:13Z MMK's steel product shipments up 2.4 percent in Q1 2014-04-17T12:58:04Z 2014-04-17T12:58:04Z In Q1 this year, Russia’s Magnitogorsk Iron & Steel Works shipped around 2.7 million mt of steel products by rail to Russian and foreign customers. 2014-04-17T12:58:04Z 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