Carbon steel©2017 MB60Carbon steelEC may use fixed charge per tonne on HRC import prices instead of MIPThe European Commission (EC) has proposed applying a fixed price per tonne instead of a minimum import price to hot rolled coil (HRC) brought into the region from four countries involved in a trade defence case., 25 Sep 2017 14:15:00 GMTTurkish coated coil prices fall on high stocks, China pressureCoated coil prices in Turkey’s domestic market have gone down over the past seven days as lower offers were heard, while stocks were high and a fall in Chinese domestic steel product prices was affecting prices in other markets., 25 Sep 2017 13:48:00 GMTTurkish domestic HRC prices climb while CRC prices slipPrices for hot rolled coil (HRC) in Turkey’s domestic market have gone up over the past week, while those for cold rolled coil (CRC) have inched downward, Metal Bulletin has heard., 25 Sep 2017 13:40:00 GMTChina’s HRC prices down further on early losses in futures marketChina’s hot rolled coil prices fell for a fourth consecutive day on Monday September 25 as losses in the futures market in the earlier part of the day kept sentiment bearish., 25 Sep 2017 10:16:00 GMTChina AM: Futures slide again after Tangshan implements new production capsChina’s ferrous futures continued to weaken during the early trading session on Monday September 25 after local authorities in Tangshan announced that production limits would be implemented immediately to cut emissions., 25 Sep 2017 06:48:00 GMTSouth America flat steel import prices stable as buyers fear correctionsImport prices of flat steel into South America remained largely unchanged this week, with most buyers waiting on the sidelines due to the volatility in China., 24 Sep 2017 20:51:00 GMTSTEEL WEEK IN BRIEF: Iron ore, seaborne coking coal extend losses, EU rebar export offers up, ThyssenKrupp/Tata sign MoUMetal Bulletin reviews the major stories affecting the steel market over the past week., 22 Sep 2017 20:13:00 GMTChina’s HRC prices dive as bearish sentiment risesChina’s hot rolled coil prices plunged on Friday September 22 as bearish sentiment intensified amid poor procuring interest and falling futures., 22 Sep 2017 12:27:00 GMTFlat Steel Products Trade Log, September 22, 2017, 22 Sep 2017 10:14:00 GMTChina AM: Steel futures tumble amid sustained weakness China’s ferrous futures were subdued in the negative territory during morning trading on Friday September 22, with steel contracts ending the session lower while those for raw materials remained close to their opening prices., 22 Sep 2017 07:30:00 GMTTata, ThyssenKrupp merger 'will raise EU flat steel prices, promote stability'Merging the European flat steel divisions of ThyssenKrupp and Tata Steel will raise prices in the EU markets but will also promote price stability, analysts and market sources told Metal Bulletin this week., 21 Sep 2017 16:25:00 GMTEU domestic CRC prices stabilise despite bullish mills, rising import pricesPrices for domestic cold rolled coil (CRC) in Europe have been largely unchanged over the week despite attempts by EU mills to increase offers and the bullish mood of overseas suppliers., 21 Sep 2017 15:50:00 GMTTransparency, timeliness make case for China HRC export price indexVolatile prices for hot rolled coil coupled with a near-unstoppable upward trend in China in recent months have made it very challenging for Chinese exporters of the flat steel product and market participants outside the country to make their pricing decisions., 21 Sep 2017 14:45:00 GMTLack of imports supports upward move in EU HDG pricesDomestic prices for hot dipped galvanized coil (HDG) in the European Union moved slightly up this week and the outlook is positive due to the impact of EU anti-dumping measures, sources told Metal Bulletin., 21 Sep 2017 14:26:00 GMTEuropean plate prices stable despite jump in slab costsDomestic prices for heavy steel plate in the EU remained largely unchanged over the past week despite a significant rise in the cost of slab, sources told Metal Bulletin., 21 Sep 2017 12:41:00 GMTEU domestic HRC prices supported by uncompetitive importsDomestic prices for hot rolled coil (HRC) in Europe are being supported by lack of competitive offers from overseas, sources told Metal Bulletin this week., 21 Sep 2017 12:15:00 GMTChina’s HRC prices down further as futures plungeChina’s hot rolled coil prices fell further on Thursday September 21 amid a slump in the paper market., 21 Sep 2017 10:30:00 GMTFlat Steel Products Trade Log, September 21, 2017, 21 Sep 2017 09:48:00 GMTChina AM: Ferrous futures slide further on dim outlook China’s ferrous futures fell during morning trading on Thursday September 21, amid a weakening outlook for steel demand during the winter months., 21 Sep 2017 07:30:00 GMTBrazilian crude steel output up 1.20% in August; sales rise 4.80%Brazilian crude steel production increased by 1.20% year-on-year in August, according to figures released by the country’s steel institute, Aço Brasil, on Tuesday September 19., 20 Sep 2017 20:42:00 GMTThyssenKrupp-Tata Steel jv to review production capacity after UK quits EUThe proposed European flat steel joint venture (jv) between Germany’s ThyssenKrupp and Indian-owned Tata Steel Europe will launch a review of its production network in 2020 after the outcome of Brexit is known, ThyssenKrupp ceo Heinrich Hiesinger has said., 20 Sep 2017 18:02:00 GMTThyssenKrupp, ArcelorMittal involved in German Cartel Office probe into flat steelmakersThe German Federal Cartel Office (FCO) is investigating seven flat steel companies based in the country – including ArcelorMittal and ThyssenKrupp – on suspicion of engaging in anti-competitive practices, Metal Bulletin understands., 20 Sep 2017 16:40:00 GMTIranian flat steel import market cools as domestic prices dropImport prices for flat steel materials cooled down somewhat in Iran in the week ended Wednesday September 20, as some lower offers were heard in the market., 20 Sep 2017 15:40:00 GMTCIS export HRC, CRC prices drop on lower deals, bidsCIS-origin hot rolled coil (HRC) and cold rolled coil (CRC) prices dropped over the past week, in the wake of falling global raw materials prices and the weakening of Chinese domestic steel values., 20 Sep 2017 13:54:00 GMTChina’s HRC prices weaken again as traders attempt to cash out China’s hot rolled coil prices retreated again as selling interest strengthened amid a soft futures market., 20 Sep 2017 10:54:00 GMTTata Steel, ThyssenKrupp sign MoU for EU flat steel joint ventureSteel majors Tata Steel and ThyssenKrupp have agreed to set up a joint venture to combine their European steel activities., 20 Sep 2017 10:14:00 GMTFlat Steel Products Trade Log, September 20, 2017, 20 Sep 2017 09:00:00 GMTChina AM: Futures rangebound after Tuesday night reboundChina’s ferrous futures stayed largely rangebound during morning trading on Wednesday September 20, after a rebound during Tuesday night’s session., 20 Sep 2017 08:22:00 GMTChina’s plate export prices start falling amid domestic market lossesChina’s plate export prices retreated over the past week after a further softening of the country’s domestic market., 20 Sep 2017 07:46:00 GMTChina’s export prices for CRC, HDG up, but pace slows China’s export prices for cold rolled coil and hot dipped galvanized coil continued to strengthen over the past week, though the rate of increases has slowed down amid weakness in the country’s domestic market., 20 Sep 2017 07:18:00 GMT