SteelOrbis: Americas/ long products Accurate steel prices, latest steel news, massive database of steel companies, comprehensive coverage of steel markets, and online steel trading. 2014-04-23T13:30:41Z SteelOrbis 2014-04-23T13:30:41Z 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 US DOC slams Mexican rebar producers, goes easy on Turkey in preliminary AD ruling 2014-04-21T21:28:54Z 2014-04-21T21:28:54Z As expected, Turkish rebar producers were issued "slap on the wrist" preliminary margins, while Mexican producers were hit much more substantially. 2014-04-21T21:28:54Z Insteel Industries posts slight decline in fiscal Q2 income 2014-04-21T21:39:29Z 2014-04-21T21:39:29Z Wire producer Insteel Industries, Inc. announced that net earnings for its fiscal second quarter ended March 29, 2014 totaled $3.5 million. 2014-04-21T21:39:29Z Mexican wire rod prices see small downtick 2014-04-21T22:07:30Z 2014-04-21T22:07:30Z 2014-04-21T22:07:30Z Import rebar offers to the US 2014-04-17T22:09:51Z 2014-04-17T22:09:51Z 2014-04-17T22:09:51Z 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 Import wire rod offers to the US 2014-04-16T22:32:28Z 2014-04-16T22:32:28Z 2014-04-16T22:32:28Z US wire rod market unlikely to absorb increase 2014-04-15T21:58:20Z 2014-04-15T21:58:20Z US wire rod prices are already under significant pressure from lackluster demand and a surge of imports at the ports. 2014-04-15T21:58:20Z Fire reported at Ohio steel fabricator 2014-04-16T08:01:30Z 2014-04-16T08:01:30Z Fire crews responded to a two-alarm fire at Clermont Steel Fabricators. 2014-04-16T08:01:30Z Mexican steelmakers to urge US to come up with alternate solutions to trade cases 2014-04-13T22:49:54Z 2014-04-13T22:49:54Z Mexican steelmakers plan to urge the US to implement measures similar to those with other trading partners, such as Korea. 2014-04-13T22:49:54Z Gerdau issued nearly $37,000 in fines over truck driver death 2014-04-13T22:54:28Z 2014-04-13T22:54:28Z On Thursday, three citations totaling $36,750 were issued to Gerdau Reinforcing Steel West in connection with the death of a company truck driver. 2014-04-13T22:54:28Z Import rebar offers to the US 2014-04-10T21:07:46Z 2014-04-10T21:07:46Z 2014-04-10T21:07:46Z US wire rod price increase to fare better in high carbon market 2014-04-10T21:28:40Z 2014-04-10T21:28:40Z As expected whenever the overall wire rod market seems to be trending too far downward, mills announced a transaction price increase this week. 2014-04-10T21:28:40Z Mexican wire rod prices trend neutral 2014-04-10T21:33:44Z 2014-04-10T21:33:44Z Construction sector sources said there was a slight decline in activity, heavy equipment rental and the hiring of labor in the first quarter. 2014-04-10T21:33:44Z Senators urge DOC to consider US steel industry when deciding rebar trade case 2014-04-10T21:53:06Z 2014-04-10T21:53:06Z The letter was signed by 31 senators: 16 Republicans and 15 Democrats. 2014-04-10T21:53:06Z US DOC postpones preliminary CVD decision on wire rod imports from China 2014-04-11T11:50:51Z 2014-04-11T11:50:51Z US DOC has announced that it has postponed the preliminary determination in its CVD investigation of imports of wire rod from China. 2014-04-11T11:50:51Z Uptrend on deck for US rebar market despite attractive port deals 2014-04-09T21:37:09Z 2014-04-09T21:37:09Z US domestic rebar mills are expected to release an increase announcement any day—the only question is whether mills will announce in solidarity. 2014-04-09T21:37:09Z Import wire rod offers to the US 2014-04-09T21:39:51Z 2014-04-09T21:39:51Z 2014-04-09T21:39:51Z Nucor and Gerdau boost wire rod prices 2014-04-09T21:41:59Z 2014-04-09T21:41:59Z 2014-04-09T21:41:59Z Praxair starts up new plant for Peru’s largest long steel producer 2014-04-09T21:49:20Z 2014-04-09T21:49:20Z Praxair, Inc. announced Wednesday the start-up of a new 270 tons per day air separation plant in Pisco, located in the central region of Peru. 2014-04-09T21:49:20Z Turkish billet deal to Ecuador 2014-04-10T07:15:03Z 2014-04-10T07:15:03Z According to market sources, a Turkish producer sold 20,000-25,000 mt of billet to Ecuador in previous weeks. 2014-04-10T07:15:03Z US domestic wire rod price range on verge of slipping 2014-04-09T07:19:36Z 2014-04-09T07:19:36Z Although scrap prices in the US are strong, demand for wire rod is not robust enough to take advantage of the raw materials trend. 2014-04-09T07:19:36Z Import rebar offers to the US 2014-04-03T21:57:32Z 2014-04-03T21:57:32Z 2014-04-03T21:57:32Z Import deluge hits US rebar market 2014-04-02T22:39:07Z 2014-04-02T22:39:07Z After a period of relative calm in February, all the beat-the-clock bookings for import rebar in the US from Turkey have hit ports in March. 2014-04-02T22:39:07Z Import wire rod offers to the US 2014-04-02T22:46:19Z 2014-04-02T22:46:19Z 2014-04-02T22:46:19Z Port deals hampering US import wire rod uptrend 2014-04-01T22:25:18Z 2014-04-01T22:25:18Z Less-than-robust demand for wire rod in the US, combined with an ample supply of Chinese wire rod at the ports, is hampering mill efforts. 2014-04-01T22:25:18Z Mexican rebar prices see another rise 2014-04-01T22:26:46Z 2014-04-01T22:26:46Z Despite the uptrend in prices, the domestic construction industry has still been unable to reverse the crisis. 2014-04-01T22:26:46Z Mexico launches investigation of wire mesh imports from China 2014-04-01T22:28:35Z 2014-04-01T22:28:35Z The Mexican Ministry of Economy launched an investigation process for alleged unfair trade practices on galvanized steel wire mesh from China. 2014-04-01T22:28:35Z Mexican wire rod prices see trend turnaround 2014-03-31T22:43:43Z 2014-03-31T22:43:43Z 2014-03-31T22:43:43Z Import rebar offers to the US 2014-03-27T22:35:55Z 2014-03-27T22:35:55Z 2014-03-27T22:35:55Z