Houston, 21 March (Argus) — Stainless scrap processor buying prices were up Tuesday for nickel-bearing grades as processors look to build inventories in anticipation of strong consumer demand expected in April.Houston, 24 January (Argus) — US specialty metals producer Allegheny Technologies (ATI) expects its High Performance Materials Components (HPMC) segment sales to grow by 10pc in 2017, while operating profit improves into the low-teens.Strong vessel demand on the US Gulf coast and from the east coast of Latin America continued to support the market, although the arrival of new vessels ballasting from the Read more.NEW YORK—U. S. oil prices rose from six-year lows Thursday, but analysts say they expect prices to continue falling on worries that the global glut of.Most producers and merchants were closed for the week between Christmas and the new year Read more.
Sao Paulo, 15 February (Argus) — Mediation talks aimed at ending a six-day strike at the Escondida copper mine in Chile have been postponed because of a scheduling issue.Perth, 6 January (Argus) — Sydney-based mining company Ardea Resources is on track for an initial public offering in February.A group of twelve large Chinese zinc smelters decided to cut production in the fa Read more.Houston, 25 January (Argus) — Diversified US-based miner Freeport-McMoRan boosted copper production by 7pc in 2016 from the prior year, but the company anticipates declining sales in 2017.Three-month copper prices on the London Metal Excha Read more.London, 9 February (Argus) — Colombian metallurgical coke exporters expect to ship up to 2.1mn t of coke this year, 18.6pc more than in 2016, amid a recovery in international prices, Colombian coal federation Fenalcarbon said.
Johannesburg, 27 January (Argus) — Singapore-based manganese alloys producer and trader OM Holdings (OMH) continued to ramp up sales of ferro-silicon from its Malaysian Sarawak plant in October-December last year.Johannesburg, 14 March (Argus) — South African platinum group metals explorer and chrome producer Bauba Platinum is on track to produce 105,000t of chrome from its open cast Moejelijk mine in its fiscal second half to 30 June.Johannesburg, 26 January (Argus) — Diversified resources group Anglo American has reported lower copper output for the fiscal year to 31 December, but higher production of nickel, manganese and platinum.London, 2 February (Argus) — Chinese rare earth markets have been closed for the past week because of the lunar new year holidays.Houston, 10 March (Argus) — US stainless: 304 scrap prices fall with nickel US stainless steel 304 scrap prices fell for a third consecutive day as nickel on the London Metal Exchange (LME) shed 8pc over the week.Xun Luo1 Apr 15, 2007 Abstract: This project studies the analysis of fundamental drivers for the prices of.Shipments are expected to increase to 263,000-273,000net tons, up by about 70,000-80,000nt from the fourth quarter end Read more.London, 27 February (Argus) — Chinese domestic steel prices rose in the past two days, buoyed by expectations of production cuts in Hebei province in the first half of March, with Shanghai hot-rolled coil (HRC) values registering the sharpest gains.
Houston, 18 January (Argus) — US service center shipments of steel products fell by 6.3pc in 2016 from a year earlier.New York, 13 February (Argus) — US high-carbon ferro-chrome prices were up in the latest week following the return of Chinese buyers from approximately two weeks of holidays.The US imported 5,949metric tonne (t) of minor metal scrap in November, down from 6,073t a year earlier, according to the Commerce Dep Read more.Houston, 22 March (Argus) — Used aluminum beverage can spreads were weaker Wednesday as well-supplied consumers did not hike buying prices in-step with higher terminal markets.Sierra Metals expects zinc output of 61.8-72.1mn lbs this year, with copper output forecast at 31.05-36 Read more.The company shipped 532,335t of ilmenite concentrate to customers last year, up from 422,041t in 2015.
But production is set to increase sharply this year, to take ad Read more.Demand for registered full-plate cathodes stayed firm with little material available.
Oil Price: Get all information on Oil and the most recent Oil Price including News, Charts and Realtime Quotes.Chrome costs were up at 32.6pc of the total stainless 304 value, the highest in a year, fro Read more.Houston, 13 March (Argus) — Aluminum scrap exports were 14pc higher in the first month of 2017 on higher remelt scrap ingot shipments.
London, 10 February (Argus) — Vertically integrated steelmaker ArcelorMittal expects to increase iron ore shipments by 10pc this year compared to 2016, which would take its supply to around 37mn t.Stack, who has been at Aleris since its formation in 2004, most recently served as chief executive of the company s North Read more.Domestic consumption of old aluminum scrap fell to 1.57mn metric tonnes (t) fr Read more.Discover the differences between oil futures market prices and oil spot market prices and what leads to the differences between the two.
This live WTI Light Sweet Crude oil price chart shows current 24 hour spot oil prices in 10-second, minute, ten-minute, hourly, daily and weekly intervals.November was the fourth consecutive month that production totalled 77t.LIGHT CRUDE OIL FUTURES (CLF2017) — free charts, quotes and prices LIGHT CRUDE OIL FUTURES:NYMEX on Futures Commodities markets.Meanwhile, tight supplies of molybdenum oxide and fe Read more.London, 20 March (Argus) — Global mine production of copper increased in 2016, supported by rising output in Peru and fewer supply disruptions, preliminary data from the International Copper Study group (ICSG) showed.Day Trading Crude Oil Futures - Crude Oil Futures volatility offers a different market personality than stock index futures.
The value of molybdenum concentrate shipments was down 20.6pc against December.Perth, 12 January (Argus) — Swedish mining and smelting group Boliden is extending the life of its Tara zinc mine in Ireland through a proposed development of the Tara Deep project and an enlarged tailings dam.South32 has cut its prices for South African lumpy manganese Read more.