Carbon steelhttp://www.metalbulletin.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=1835©2018 MB60Carbon steelChina AM: Coking coal, coke futures edge up while steel futures softenChina’s ferrous futures were mixed during morning trading on Tuesday October 23, with steel contracts ending the session slightly lower than their opening prices while those for coke and coking coal ended higher. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3839947/China-AM-Coking-coal-coke-futures-edge-up-while-steel-futures-soften.htmlTue, 23 Oct 2018 07:56:00 GMTJapan's crude steel output falls 2% in SeptemberJapanese crude steel output fell in September in comparison with a year earlier, according to the latest data from the Japan Iron & Steel Federation (JISF).http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3839944/Japans-crude-steel-output-falls-2-in-September.htmlTue, 23 Oct 2018 04:58:00 GMTASIAN MORNING BRIEF 23/10: Base metal prices climb; LME clarifies strategy; Cliveden opening Singapore officeThe latest news and price moves to start the Asian day on Tuesday October 23. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3839914/ASIAN-MORNING-BRIEF-2310-Base-metal-prices-climb-LME-clarifies-strategy-Cliveden-opening-Singapore.htmlTue, 23 Oct 2018 00:05:00 GMTBrazilian steel production, consumption rise in September, Aço Brasil saysProduction by Brazilian steelmakers increased by 2.5% year-on-year in September 2018, while national apparent consumption rose by 3.2% in the same month, according to figures published by local steel association Aço Brasil on Friday October 19. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3839826/Brazilian-steel-production-consumption-rise-in-September-Ao-Brasil-says.htmlMon, 22 Oct 2018 18:25:00 GMTCIS FLAT STEEL: Price goes down on weak key outletsExport prices for flat steel from the Commonwealth of Independent States went down on Monday October 22 on weak demand in the key outlet regions. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3839886/CIS-FLAT-STEEL-Price-goes-down-on-weak-key-outlets.htmlMon, 22 Oct 2018 17:22:00 GMTNORTH AMERICAN MORNING BRIEF 22/10: HRC prices climb in east China; South American flat steel imports; Seaborne iron ore pellet prices fallThe latest metal markets news and price moves to start the North American day on Monday October 22. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3839744/NORTH-AMERICAN-MORNING-BRIEF-2210-HRC-prices-climb-in-east-China-South-American-flat-steel-imports.htmlMon, 22 Oct 2018 12:00:00 GMTVietnam's HRC prices dip further on sustained thin demand Import prices for re-rolling-grade hot-rolled coil in Vietnam dipped further over the past week on persistently thin demand among re-rollers. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3839700/Vietnams-HRC-prices-dip-further-on-sustained-thin-demand.htmlMon, 22 Oct 2018 11:18:00 GMTCHINA HRC: Prices rise but outlook pessimistic on expected supply riseHot-rolled coil prices picked up some gains in east China on Monday October 22, but market participants’ outlook has become more bearish due to a possible increase in supply amid weak demand.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3839715/CHINA-HRC-Prices-rise-but-outlook-pessimistic-on-expected-supply-rise.htmlMon, 22 Oct 2018 11:15:00 GMTFlat steel import prices in South America down on lower Chinese offersImport prices for flat steel products in South America fell last week amid declining offers from China.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3839687/Flat-steel-import-prices-in-South-America-down-on-lower-Chinese-offers.htmlMon, 22 Oct 2018 10:30:00 GMTChina AM: Futures advance amid stock market surgeChina’s ferrous futures rose across the board during morning trading on Monday October 22 amid a stock market jump, with the Shanghai Composite Index rising 4.2% during the first half of the day.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3839706/China-AM-Futures-advance-amid-stock-market-surge.htmlMon, 22 Oct 2018 05:49:00 GMTUS coated steel prices rise after mill price increase announcementsCoated steel base prices have risen by $1 per hundredweight ($20 per short ton) in the United States over the past week, on the heels of the week-earlier $2-per-cwt increases by mills, market participants said.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3839690/US-coated-steel-prices-rise-after-mill-price-increase-announcements.htmlFri, 19 Oct 2018 23:21:00 GMTIndian domestic HRC prices under pressure but 'no review until November'Indian domestic prices for hot-rolled coil (HRC) have been showing signs of weakness on account of muted demand in the week ended Friday October 19. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3839651/Indian-domestic-HRC-prices-under-pressure-but-no-review-until-November.htmlFri, 19 Oct 2018 19:13:00 GMTTURKEY FLAT STEEL: Prospect of cut in US import tariff lifts moodSentiment in Turkey’s flat steel market remained negative in the week to Friday October 19, but the possibility of a reduction to import duties in the United States has brought hope to the market, sources told Fastmarkets. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3839466/TURKEY-FLAT-STEEL-Prospect-of-cut-in-US-import-tariff-lifts-mood.htmlFri, 19 Oct 2018 17:34:00 GMTTURKEY COATED FLAT STEEL: Prices steady as demand stays moribundDomestic prices for coated steel coil products in Turkey were stable in the week ended Friday October 19, with demand remaining poor in the local market. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3839526/TURKEY-COATED-FLAT-STEEL-Prices-steady-as-demand-stays-moribund.htmlFri, 19 Oct 2018 16:36:00 GMTFlat Steel Products Trade Log, October 19, 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/3839275/Flat-Steel-Products-Trade-Log-October-19-2018.htmlFri, 19 Oct 2018 15:47:00 GMTChina looks to export steelmaking technology amid rising trade tensionsChina will increasingly turn to exporting steelmaking equipment and technology instead of steel products because of rising trade tensions, according to the president of the China Iron & Steel Association (Cisa), Yu Yong. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838707/China-looks-to-export-steelmaking-technology-amid-rising-trade-tensions.htmlFri, 19 Oct 2018 11:10:00 GMTCHINA HRC: Domestic, export prices slide amid bearish sentimentChina’s domestic and export prices for hot-rolled coil both declined on Friday October 19 amid market participants’ pessimistic outlook. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3839286/CHINA-HRC-Domestic-export-prices-slide-amid-bearish-sentiment.htmlFri, 19 Oct 2018 11:07:00 GMTVietnam's Formosa Ha Tinh lowers HRC price by $35 per tonneMajor Vietnamese integrated steel producer Formosa Ha Tinh has lowered its offer prices for hot-rolled coil (HRC) by $35 per tonne for cargoes to be delivered to local buyers in December or shipped overseas. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3839139/Vietnams-Formosa-Ha-Tinh-lowers-HRC-price-by-35-per-tonne.htmlFri, 19 Oct 2018 08:20:00 GMTChina AM: Ferrous futures tumble across the boardChina’s ferrous futures ended the morning trading session lower on Friday October 19, with the rebar and coke contracts experiencing the steepest drops.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3839280/China-AM-Ferrous-futures-tumble-across-the-board.htmlFri, 19 Oct 2018 06:40:00 GMTChina’s steel output spikes in SeptemberChina’s crude steel and finished steel output both experienced sharp increases in September.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3839279/Chinas-steel-output-spikes-in-September.htmlFri, 19 Oct 2018 06:13:00 GMTUS flat-rolled import prices mostly steadyImport prices for flat-rolled steel in the United States are mostly in line with levels recorded two weeks ago, although market participants have said that import volumes could recover if recent domestic price increases take full effect.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3839267/US-flat-rolled-import-prices-mostly-steady.htmlThu, 18 Oct 2018 22:31:00 GMTCHINA HRC: Domestic prices drop amid plunging futures China’s domestic hot-rolled coil prices decreased on Thursday October 18 following a sharp drop in the futures market. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3839013/CHINA-HRC-Domestic-prices-drop-amid-plunging-futures.htmlThu, 18 Oct 2018 11:39:00 GMTFlat Steel Products Trade Log, October 18, 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/3838983/Flat-Steel-Products-Trade-Log-October-18-2018.htmlThu, 18 Oct 2018 10:00:00 GMTEUROPE HRC: Domestic prices largely stable with buyers on sidelinesDomestic prices for hot-rolled coil in the European Union have been largely unchanged over the past week, with buyers holding back from making new deals until a clearer price trend emerges, sources told Fastmarkets MB.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838974/EUROPE-HRC-Domestic-prices-largely-stable-with-buyers-on-sidelines.htmlThu, 18 Oct 2018 09:02:00 GMTArgentina's crude steel output rises 2.8% in SeptemberArgentina’s crude steel output grew by a slight 2.8% on the year in September, according to figures released by the country’s national steel association, Acero Argentino, on Wednesday October 17.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3838970/Argentinas-crude-steel-output-rises-28-in-September.htmlThu, 18 Oct 2018 07:29:00 GMTChina 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 GMT