Month Archive

November, 2008 News

TitlePublish Date
Coal prices to slump in 2009 Dec 1, 2008
Turkish scrap buyers wait for lower prices Dec 1, 2008
Indian iron ore exporters in trouble as Chinese LCs bounce Dec 1, 2008
Russian scrap exports decline during first 9th months Dec 1, 2008
Hyundai makes second steel price cut in 1 month Dec 1, 2008
World iron ore price drop looms despite output cuts Dec 1, 2008
Recession reports - Baosteel faces most difficult period in 30 years Nov 30, 2008
Chinese coal exporters cut coal export price Nov 30, 2008
Black Sea steel prices revival short lived Nov 30, 2008
Chinese steel market has reached bottom - Mr Jianlong Nov 30, 2008
Chinese steelmakers output cut crosses 30% Nov 30, 2008
Chinese steel market dragged by heavy inventories Nov 29, 2008
Recession reports - Big impact on Chinese economy Nov 29, 2008
Middle East Rebar price index crashes by 11% in a day Nov 29, 2008
Global steel and iron ore industries face tough years Nov 29, 2008
Steel inventories in US and Canada slides down in October Nov 29, 2008
Philippine steelmakers warn of tight supply Nov 27, 2008
EU plans 87% duties on Chinese steel fasteners Nov 27, 2008
Nippon Steel to cut output by 2 million tons Nov 27, 2008
India imposes import restrictions on certain steel products Nov 27, 2008
Chinese scrap prices rebound Nov 27, 2008
Steel tariffs dropping all over the world Nov 26, 2008
Indian iron ore spot prices drop by USD 2 Nov 26, 2008
China cuts $60/ton for medium plate to Middle East Nov 26, 2008
Chinese domestic steel prices rebound Nov 26, 2008
Chinese HRC price rebounds a bit Nov 26, 2008
SABIC sees steel orders drop up to 15% Nov 26, 2008
Recession reports - Worst economic crisis yet to come - IMF Nov 25, 2008
Chinese iron and steel export orders in Q4 stumble by 50% Nov 25, 2008
Iron ore price negotiations - 2009 key for iron ore price index Nov 25, 2008
Large coal reserves discovered in Xinjiang region of China Nov 25, 2008
China still depends heavily on the import of iron ore Nov 25, 2008
China’s steel prices to keep low in short run Nov 25, 2008
Global crude steel output drops 12.4% in October Nov 24, 2008
UAE consumed highest volume of steel in Middle East region Nov 24, 2008
Chinese spot iron ore prices increase by 3.5% Nov 24, 2008
ArcelorMittal SA to cut prices again in December Nov 24, 2008
Canadian steelmakers shutting down production Nov 24, 2008
Middle East rebar market analysis Nov 23, 2008
Tokyo steel reduced prices20 Nov 23, 2008
Sabic reduced steel prices Nov 23, 2008
China"s Baosteel cuts Dec price further Nov 23, 2008
MEPS: EU steel market won"t revive till Q1, 2009 Nov 23, 2008
China to close 6,000 more coal mines in 2 years November Nov 22, 2008
Severstal steel production down 50% since September - CFO Nov 22, 2008
Japan steel output shows first drop in 29 months in October Nov 22, 2008
China second biggest steel supplier for Malaysia Nov 22, 2008
Chinese CRC export price tends to level off Nov 22, 2008
Steel export tax change may not counter market decline Nov 20, 2008
India Government restores 5% import duty on steel Nov 20, 2008
Chinese HRC export price expected to rebound Nov 20, 2008
Steel prices dropped in Abu Dhabi Nov 20, 2008
Turkey, CIS billet offers up by $100/ton Nov 20, 2008
Thermal coal price fall back in Shanxi area Nov 19, 2008
Recession reports - Commodities to face pressure for 18 months Nov 19, 2008
Kanto Tetsugen sells HMS for export at average JPY 14,163 Nov 19, 2008
Chinese domestic steel market headed down again Nov 19, 2008
Tokyo Steel cuts domestic sales prices again for December Nov 19, 2008
American flat product steel mills unwilling to offer discounts Nov 19, 2008
Global hot band spot prices continue to crash Nov 18, 2008
Indonesian steel output may dip by 50% YoY Nov 18, 2008
Chinese plate export price further decrease Nov 18, 2008
India keeps eyes open for dumping of Chinese steel Nov 18, 2008
Steel Firm Cutting More Production Nov 18, 2008
Scrap price in Taiwan to pick up Nov 17, 2008
Imports of China steel fall Nov 17, 2008
US steel beams prices are falling steeply Nov 17, 2008
Chinese CRC export price decrease Nov 17, 2008
Chinese HRC export prices dip further Nov 17, 2008
Turkish steel plants halt exports to Saudi Arabia Nov 16, 2008
First signs of steel market revival at Black Sea Nov 16, 2008
Recession reports - ArcelorMittal to close 3 lines in Belgium Nov 16, 2008
Iron ore price negotiations - Likely to fall around 20% in 2009 Nov 16, 2008
Turkish domestic rebar market gains upward momentum Nov 16, 2008
Recession reports - Chinese Steelmakers may cut production by 20% Nov 15, 2008
Steel inventories rising sharply in China Nov 15, 2008
Scrap flow in Russia expected to stay tepid Nov 15, 2008
US No.2 bundle scrap prices down Nov 15, 2008
Turkey"s flat steel prices continue falling Nov 15, 2008
China to withdraw export duty on certain steel products Nov 15, 2008
Recession reports - Romania may have 1 million unemployed in 2009 Nov 13, 2008
Offer prices for billet jump in SE Asia Nov 13, 2008
Taiwan"s rebar export prices rise Nov 13, 2008
Steel prices in UAE rise as Turkey hikes rates by 50 per cent Nov 13, 2008
Recession reports - Production of ferroalloys and nickel reduced Nov 12, 2008
US CR sheet prices dropped by 9.5% Nov 12, 2008
Recession reports - China unveils USD 586 billion package Nov 12, 2008
Best Timing for Steel Consolidation - People Daily Nov 12, 2008
Recession reports - Demand meltdown hits 150 sponge units Nov 12, 2008
Rio studying iron ore output cut on weak steel demand - Report Nov 12, 2008
Chinese steelmakers to face more losses in Q4 Nov 11, 2008
Asian steel prices fall to 1 year low Nov 11, 2008
ArcelorMittal cutting iron ore supply from Vale - Report Nov 11, 2008
Recession reports - Ship orders plunge by 90% in October Nov 11, 2008
- S&P predict fall in demand for Chinese steel products in 2009 Nov 11, 2008
Producers in South Korea reduced rebar prices Nov 10, 2008
Local mills reduced prices of longs in Bulgaria Nov 10, 2008
China plans to spend USD 730 billion on infrastructure Nov 10, 2008
Chinese spot iron ore import prices show signs of firming Nov 10, 2008
Corus to cut production by one-third until the spring Nov 10, 2008
Iron ore price negotiations - Vale not to start talks Nov 10, 2008
China’s iron ore prices drop by 25.6% in October Nov 10, 2008
Chinese steel export order down by 50% in Q4 Nov 10, 2008
Chinese domestic demand for steel down Nov 10, 2008
China"s GI prices reach rock bottom Nov 10, 2008
Global steel demand to drop by 5% in 2 Nov 10, 2008