Carbon steelhttp://www.metalbulletin.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=1835©2018 MB60Carbon steelChina AM: Ferrous futures end session higher after downtrendChina’s ferrous futures ended morning trading slightly higher than their opening prices on Thursday October 18, having been trending downward since during Wednesday night’s session. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838979/China-AM-Ferrous-futures-end-session-higher-after-downtrend.htmlThu, 18 Oct 2018 06:29:00 GMTASIAN MORNING BRIEF 18/10: Zinc defies downtrend in LME base metals; concerns grow over potential halt of Indonesian tin exports; US senator adds to call for more oversight on Al pricingThe latest news and price moves to start the Asian day on Thursday October 18. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838962/ASIAN-MORNING-BRIEF-1810-Zinc-defies-downtrend-in-LME-base-metals-concerns-grow-over-potential-halt.htmlThu, 18 Oct 2018 00:05:00 GMTEuropean car sales fall 24% in September on new emissions testThe number of new passenger car registrations in the EU dropped massively in September 2018, going down by 23.53% year-on-year. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838882/European-car-sales-fall-24-in-September-on-new-emissions-test.htmlWed, 17 Oct 2018 18:08:00 GMTRUSSIA FLAT STEEL: Prices under pressure from poor export marketThe market for hot-rolled (HR) and cold-rolled (CR) steel sheet in Russia’s Central Federal District around Moscow has softened further this week, reflecting the pessimistic mood on exports, sources have told Fastmarkets. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838733/RUSSIA-FLAT-STEEL-Prices-under-pressure-from-poor-export-market.htmlWed, 17 Oct 2018 14:02:00 GMTNORTH AMERICAN MORNING BRIEF 17/10: Liberty eyes steel acquisitions; 92kt Al delivery hits LME; BHP cuts copper guidanceThe latest metal markets news and price moves to start the North American day on Wednesday October 17.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838731/NORTH-AMERICAN-MORNING-BRIEF-1710-Liberty-eyes-steel-acquisitions-92kt-Al-delivery-hits-LME-BHP-cuts.htmlWed, 17 Oct 2018 12:40:00 GMTCHINA HRC: Domestic prices flat, but export market weakens China’s domestic hot-rolled coil prices remained flat on Wednesday October 17, though the export index dropped amid weak demand. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838714/CHINA-HRC-Domestic-prices-flat-but-export-market-weakens.htmlWed, 17 Oct 2018 12:05:00 GMTFlat Steel Products Trade Log, October 17, 2018The latest bids, offers and deals in the global markets for hot-rolled coil, cold-rolled coil, hot-dipped galvanized coil, pre-painted galvanized iron, steel plate, steel sheet and other flat steel products. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838699/Flat-Steel-Products-Trade-Log-October-17-2018.htmlWed, 17 Oct 2018 10:31:00 GMTChina AM: Ferrous futures post early gainsChina’s ferrous futures rose during morning trading on Wednesday October 17, with the rebar contract leading the uptrend. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838703/China-AM-Ferrous-futures-post-early-gains.htmlWed, 17 Oct 2018 08:05:00 GMTChinese CRC, HDG export prices fall further on subdued demand, domestic lossesExport prices for Chinese cold-rolled coil and hot-dipped galvanized coil continued to fall over the past week amid low overseas demand, weak domestic sales and currency depreciation. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838695/Chinese-CRC-HDG-export-prices-fall-further-on-subdued-demand-domestic-losses.htmlWed, 17 Oct 2018 06:48:00 GMTChina’s plate export prices dip on weak demandExport prices for Chinese plate softened over the past week due to subdued demand. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838692/Chinas-plate-export-prices-dip-on-weak-demand.htmlWed, 17 Oct 2018 06:06:00 GMTASIAN MORNING BRIEF 17/10: LME base metals mixed; LME suspending delivery on Sterlite Tuticorin cathode from Jan 16; Rio Tinto lowers aluminium guidanceThe latest news and price moves to start the Asian day on Wednesday October 17. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838680/ASIAN-MORNING-BRIEF-1710-LME-base-metals-mixed-LME-suspending-delivery-on-Sterlite-Tuticorin-cathode.htmlWed, 17 Oct 2018 00:05:00 GMTMexico to seek exemption from Canada's duty on steel importsThe government of Mexico will request an exemption from a 25% duty that Canada plans to impose on imports of steel products. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838673/Mexico-to-seek-exemption-from-Canadas-duty-on-steel-imports.htmlTue, 16 Oct 2018 19:35:00 GMTCIS FLAT STEEL: Market still weak on China downtrendExport prices for flat steel from the Commonwealth of Independent States were weak on Tuesday October 16, reflecting the downtrend in China’s export market for hot-rolled coil (HRC). http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838668/CIS-FLAT-STEEL-Market-still-weak-on-China-downtrend.htmlTue, 16 Oct 2018 19:20:00 GMTGULF FLAT STEEL IMPORTS: Prices decrease, demand remains weakFlat steel import prices in the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia have decreased over the past week, with demand being weak, sources told Fastmarkets on Tuesday October 16. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838569/GULF-FLAT-STEEL-IMPORTS-Prices-decrease-demand-remains-weak.htmlTue, 16 Oct 2018 17:05:00 GMTFlat Steel Products Trade Log, October 16, 2018 The latest bids, offers and deals in the global markets for hot-rolled coil, cold-rolled coil, hot-dipped galvanized coil, pre-painted galvanized iron, steel plate, steel sheet and other flat steel products. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838448/Flat-Steel-Products-Trade-Log-October-16-2018.htmlTue, 16 Oct 2018 16:41:00 GMTArgentina's domestic steel prices stable amid currency instabilityDomestic flat and long steel prices in Argentina have remained unchanged this month amid strong currency volatility and hesitation in the market.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838440/Argentinas-domestic-steel-prices-stable-amid-currency-instability.htmlTue, 16 Oct 2018 11:40:00 GMTCHINA HRC: Domestic prices flat on thin tradingChina’s domestic hot-rolled coil prices were unchanged on Tuesday October 16 amid inactivity.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838492/CHINA-HRC-Domestic-prices-flat-on-thin-trading.htmlTue, 16 Oct 2018 11:11:00 GMTChina could suppress global steel demand in 2019 - WorldsteelChina could push global steel demand down to 1.4% in 2019 on rising trade tensions and shrinking domestic demand from environmental concerns, officials said at the Worldsteel assembly in Tokyo on October 16.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838469/China-could-suppress-global-steel-demand-in-2019-Worldsteel.htmlTue, 16 Oct 2018 10:10:00 GMTChina auto output, sales down 12% in SeptemberChina’s auto output and sales both fell 12% on a year-on-year basis in September, though both were higher than the prior month’s levels.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838280/China-auto-output-sales-down-12-in-September.htmlTue, 16 Oct 2018 06:42:00 GMTChina AM: Ferrous futures trending upwardChina’s ferrous futures trended upward during morning trading on Tuesday October 16, recovering from a drop during the Monday night session.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838458/China-AM-Ferrous-futures-trending-upward.htmlTue, 16 Oct 2018 06:18:00 GMTUS steel plate prices hold groundSteel plate prices have remained stable in the United States despite continued weakness in sheet pricing.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838442/US-steel-plate-prices-hold-ground.htmlMon, 15 Oct 2018 23:03:00 GMTPRICING NOTICE: CIS export steel price publication delayed due to public holiday Fastmarkets MB’s weekly price assessments for the CIS export steel market will not be published on October 15 because of a public holiday in Ukraine. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838394/PRICING-NOTICE-CIS-export-steel-price-publication-delayed-due-to-public-holiday.htmlMon, 15 Oct 2018 17:15:00 GMTPRICING NOTICE: Publication of Russia domestic steel prices delayed by holidayFastmarkets’ weekly price assessments for the Russian domestic steel market will not be published on October 15, 2018, because of a public holiday affecting the regional office whose staff compile the assessments. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838393/PRICING-NOTICE-Publication-of-Russia-domestic-steel-prices-delayed-by-holiday.htmlMon, 15 Oct 2018 17:05:00 GMTNORTH AMERICAN MORNING BRIEF 15/10: LME prices lower; Ali foundry report; Singapore import rebar price flatThe latest metal markets news and price moves to start the North American day on Monday October 15. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838286/NORTH-AMERICAN-MORNING-BRIEF-1510-LME-prices-lower-Ali-foundry-report-Singapore-import-rebar-price.htmlMon, 15 Oct 2018 12:50:00 GMTCHINA HRC: Domestic prices edge up on rising futuresChina’s domestic hot-rolled coil prices experienced some mild gains on Monday October 15 amid increased trading in response to an uptrend in the futures market.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838277/CHINA-HRC-Domestic-prices-edge-up-on-rising-futures.htmlMon, 15 Oct 2018 12:16:00 GMTHRC import prices in Vietnam unchanged on limited demand Import prices for re-rolling-grade hot-rolled coil in Vietnam held steady over the past week due to limited demand from re-rollers.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838237/HRC-import-prices-in-Vietnam-unchanged-on-limited-demand.htmlMon, 15 Oct 2018 11:48:00 GMTFlat Steel Products Trade Log, October 15, 2018The latest bids, offers and deals in the global markets for hot-rolled coil, cold-rolled coil, hot-dipped galvanized coil, pre-painted galvanized iron, steel plate, steel sheet and other flat steel products. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838259/Flat-Steel-Products-Trade-Log-October-15-2018.htmlMon, 15 Oct 2018 11:14:00 GMTChina AM: Steel futures climb, raw materials contracts fallChina’s ferrous futures started the week mixed, with the steel contracts posting gains during morning trading on Monday October 15, while those for steelmaking raw materials trended downward to end the session lower. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838265/China-AM-Steel-futures-climb-raw-materials-contracts-fall.htmlMon, 15 Oct 2018 06:52:00 GMTUS domestic cold-rolled coil prices slip despite mill increasesCold-rolled coil prices have edged down in Fastmarkets AMM's latest assessment, while market participants await the full impact of a $2-per-hundredweight ($40-per-short-ton) price increase announced by US mills.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838231/US-domestic-cold-rolled-coil-prices-slip-despite-mill-increases.htmlFri, 12 Oct 2018 23:13:00 GMTSTEEL WEEK IN BRIEF: SGX announces new iron ore contract; raw materials prices mixed; stainless falls... Metal Bulletin reviews the major stories that have affected the steel market during the week ended Friday October 5.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838212/STEEL-WEEK-IN-BRIEF-SGX-announces-new-iron-ore-contract-raw-materials-prices-mixed-stainless-falls.htmlFri, 12 Oct 2018 23:03:00 GMT