Month Archive

May, 2011 News

TitlePublish Date
China sees spike in iron ore spending- 01 June 11 Jun 1, 2011
Shanghai steel futures running for two years- 01 June 11 Jun 1, 2011
Italy’s steel imports up 25 percent year on year in Q1- 01 June 11 Jun 1, 2011
Rising prices in LME billet market- 01 June 11 Jun 1, 2011
Iron Ore-Indexes at 2-month lows, Q3 contract seen flat- 01 June 11 Jun 1, 2011
Export prices for CIS billet peak at Azov-Black Sea and Caspian ports- 31 May 11 May 31, 2011
Export quotations for CIS plate about to drop- 31 May 11 May 31, 2011
Turkish longs exporters plan another increase-31 May 11 May 31, 2011
CIS export market for finished longs quiet so far -31 May 11 May 31, 2011
China Steel’s Demand May Rise as Much 25% by 2015, Producers’ Group Says-31 May 11 May 31, 2011
Tokyo Steel cut scrap prices further-31 May 11 May 31, 2011
Macroeconomic indicators - Global economic recovery on track May 30, 2011
Global long product steel prices set to decline- 30 May 11 May 30, 2011
Russian scrap prices up by stock replenishing- 30 May 11 May 30, 2011
New opportunity for Australian iron ore exports to China- 30 May 11 May 30, 2011
Structural changes in iron ore market May 30, 2011
Iron ore deals contribute nearly 40pct of global metals M&A during Q1 – PwC- 30 May 11 May 30, 2011
Macroeconomic indicators - India amongst major emerging economies to dominate growth by 2025 – 30 May 11 May 30, 2011
High inventories favor decline in iron ore prices in China- 30 May 11 May 30, 2011
CIS steel mills raise HR steel export quotes- 30 May 11 May 30, 2011
Iran Steel Market Trend in week 21 May 29, 2011
Japanese crude steel output to drop in 2011-12- 29 May 11 May 29, 2011
Analysts see Chinese steel output falling as power cuts loom- 28 May 11 May 28, 2011
Heavy Investment in Real Estate to Boost Steel Industry in the UAE- 28 May 11 May 28, 2011
Demand for H-beam remains poor in Asia- 26 May 11 May 26, 2011
Iron Ore-Spot prices stagnant as Chinese traders stay quiet- 26 May 11 May 26, 2011
It is a good time to invest in coal- 26 May 11 May 26, 2011
US raw steel production moves up again- 25 May 11 May 25, 2011
CIS square billet exports: accents change often- 24 May 11 May 24, 2011
Iraqi customers refuse to buy rebar at current prices - 24 May 11 May 24, 2011
CIS: exporters still satisfied with demand for flats - 24 May 11 May 24, 2011
CIS: slab exporters hold prices - 24 May 11 May 24, 2011
CIS longs exporters get opportunity to raise prices - 24 May 11 May 24, 2011
Looming Iron Ore Market ‘Bubble’ Will Force Down Prices, Baosteel Says May 23, 2011
North European steel prices continue to slide in May- 23 May 11 May 23, 2011
Iran steel market trend in week 20 May 22, 2011
Iron Ore-Prices steady as buyers wait, quality issues raised- 22 May 11 May 22, 2011
India shipping industry to gain from Japan earthquake- 22 May 11 May 22, 2011
Iron Ore-Key indexes at 6-week low on thin Chinese buying- 21 May 11 May 21, 2011
Japan starts recycling metal scraps from earthquake- 21 May 11 May 21, 2011
Rio Tinto exports one billionth mt of iron ore to China- 21 May 11 May 21, 2011
Macroeconomic indicators - IMF warns EU debt crisis may still spread to core May 19, 2011
US raw steel production moves up slightly- 19 May 11 May 19, 2011
Iron Ore-Spot prices steady, market seen extending lull- 19 May 11 May 19, 2011
Gulf region, Middle East biggest importers of Turkish steel- 19 May 11 May 19, 2011
Power shortage in China may not reduce oversupply of steel- 18 May 11 May 19, 2011
Japanese earthquake - Tokyo Steel cuts prices for June shipment- 18 May 11 May 19, 2011
CIS flats exporters keep trying to lift prices - 18 May 11 May 19, 2011
CIS finished longs exporters keep pushing offers up - 18 May 11 May 19, 2011
Japanese Q1 imports of coal and iron ore- 18 May 11 May 19, 2011
Japanese earthquake - Japan steelmakers bullish in output plans- 18 May 11 May 19, 2011
CIS: export prices for square billet, June production - 17 May 11 May 17, 2011
CIS square billet exports: optimistic tone changes into pessimistic mood - 17 May 11 May 17, 2011
Chinese imported iron ore stockpiles rise in week ending May 13- 17 May 11 May 17, 2011
EU - WEEK 19 - Hope for recovery fizzles out- 17 May 11 May 17, 2011
Chinese iron ore buyers and Indian sellers in tug of war- 16 May 11 May 16, 2011
Iran Steel Market Trend in week 19 May 15, 2011
Iron Ore-Shanghai rebar rises 1.4 pct as commodities rebound- 15 May 11 May 15, 2011
Ukrainian crude steel production to increase in June- 15 May 11 May 15, 2011
MMX sees iron ore prices as high as USD 200 per tonne- 15 May 11 May 15, 2011
CISA sees Chinese steel output to be dented by power cuts- 15 May 11 May 15, 2011
Global steel market remains sluggish on weak demand – Report May 15, 2011
Japanese government foresees crude steel output fall by 2.8% q-o-q in Q2- 14 May 11 May 14, 2011
Chinese flat product export levels plummet on Black Sea retort- 14 May 11 May 14, 2011
High coal prices lead to increased power shortages in China- 14 May 11 May 14, 2011
Japanese steel plate demand to slow in April to June period- 12 May 11 May 12, 2011
Analyst sees Brazilian steel imports falling 50pct in 2011- 12 May 11 May 12, 2011
China’s April Iron Ore Imports Drop 11% on Rising Prices- 12 May 11 May 12, 2011
US raw steel production edges up 0.7 percent- 11 May 11 May 11, 2011
Iron Ore-Offers slip in thin buying, rebar falls- 11 May 11 May 11, 2011
China imported iron ore market weak, but set for correction- 11 May 11 May 11, 2011
CIS flats suppliers take chance to reverse downward trend - 11 May 11 May 11, 2011
CIS longs exporters support Turkish suppliers in upward policy - 11 May 11 May 11, 2011
CIS billet exports: prices continue bull run - 11 May 11 May 11, 2011
EU - WEEK 18 - Prices on up trend- 11 May 11 May 11, 2011
MENA unrest - May probably boost other economies May 10, 2011
Baosteel forecasts China 2011 steel capacity to rise by 40 mln T- 10 May 11 May 10, 2011
Macroeconomic indicators - Iraqi economy improves but still long way to go- 10 May 11 May 10, 2011
MENA unrest - Many building projects on hold- 10 May 11 May 10, 2011
China imported iron ore stocks inch up in week to May 6- 10 May 11 May 10, 2011
Turkish longs market in bullish mood - 10 May 11 May 10, 2011
Chinese export growth rate may slide to single digit levels- 10 May 11 May 10, 2011
LME approves Bilbao as steel billet delivery point- 10 May 11 May 10, 2011
Vale begins iron ore pelletizing production in Oman- 09 May 11 May 9, 2011
Turkish HDG prices to move upwards on firming HRC- 09 May 11 May 9, 2011
BHP Billiton, Vale to invest $3.5bn for iron ore plant expansion in Brazil- 09 May 11 May 9, 2011
Turkish longs market in bullish mood - 09 May 11 May 9, 2011
Production Control: a Big Job for China Steel Industry – 09 May 11 May 9, 2011
Iraq: prices for import rebar unacceptable for Iraqi steel traders – 09 May 11 May 9, 2011
Iran Steel Market Trend in week 18 May 8, 2011
Scrap market roundup from MEPS- 05 May 11 May 5, 2011
Iron Ore-Shanghai rebar hits 2-month top on firm demand view- 05 May 11 May 5, 2011
Iron ore stockpiles fall slightly at China''''s ports- 05 May 11 May 5, 2011
Turkish longs exporters lift prices despite low demand - 05 May 11 May 5, 2011
US raw steel production drops 2.9 percent- 04 Apr 11 May 4, 2011
U.S. Steel Demand Expected to Rise 14% in 2011- 04 Apr 11 May 4, 2011
UAE buyers lose interest in import longs- 04 Apr 11 May 4, 2011
CIS longs exporters plan to raise prices for June output - 04 Apr 11 May 4, 2011
CIS billet exporters try to get the most of current uptrend - 04 Apr 11 May 4, 2011
Turkey to see record high exports this year- 04 Apr 11 May 4, 2011
Japanese earthquake - Japanese steel exports dropped by almost 3pct YoY in March- 04 Apr 11 May 4, 2011
Chinese steel industry in face of high cost and low profit – CISA- 04 Apr 11 May 4, 2011
CIS - WEEK 17 - Ukrainian HR slides further before May break- 04 Apr 11 May 4, 2011
Ukrainian coke exports up by 39pct in Q1- 04 Apr 11 May 4, 2011
Ukraine ferrous scrap exports decline by 28pct in Q1- 03 May 11 May 3, 2011
Baosteel warns of end to iron ore investment frenzy- 03 May 11 May 3, 2011
Monday Market Monitor - China - WEEK 17 - Measured gains- 03 May 11 May 3, 2011
Iran Steel Market Trend in Week 17 May 1, 2011
Mixed pricing sentiment transpires in the BRIC countries- 01 May 11 May 1, 2011
Iron Ore-Spot prices flat, Chinese buyers cautious; indexes rise- 01 May 11 May 1, 2011