Carbon steelhttp://www.metalbulletin.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=1835©2018 MB60Carbon steelBrazil's stance on HRC sanctions 'will create import opportunities, pressure local mills'The decision by the Brazilian government not to impose final trade sanctions against imports of hot-rolled coil (HRC) from China and Russia is expected to create import windows and to raise the pressure on local producers, according to market participants. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3781808/Brazils-stance-on-HRC-sanctions-will-create-import-opportunities-pressure-local-mills.htmlFri, 19 Jan 2018 19:40:00 GMTBritish Steel permanently closes Scunthorpe plate millUK long steel producer British Steel has decided to permanently close its heavy plate mill in Scunthorpe, northern England, the company announced on Friday January 19. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3781812/British-Steel-permanently-closes-Scunthorpe-plate-mill.htmlFri, 19 Jan 2018 19:02:00 GMTSTEEL WEEK IN BRIEF: Scrap prices fall, HRC trade case in Brazil, bids for France's Ascometal...Metal Bulletin reviews the major stories that have affected the steel market over the past week. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3781800/STEEL-WEEK-IN-BRIEF-Scrap-prices-fall-HRC-trade-case-in-Brazil-bids-for-Frances-Ascometal.htmlFri, 19 Jan 2018 18:05:00 GMTFlat Steel Products Trade Log, January 19, 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/3781447/Flat-Steel-Products-Trade-Log-January-19-2018.htmlFri, 19 Jan 2018 14:35:00 GMTTURKEY COATED FLAT STEEL: Prices stable on sluggish demandCoated flat steel prices in Turkey were stable this week, with demand showing little strength in the local and export markets, sources told Metal Bulletin on Friday January 19. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3781565/TURKEY-COATED-FLAT-STEEL-Prices-stable-on-sluggish-demand.htmlFri, 19 Jan 2018 14:30:00 GMTTURKEY FLAT STEEL: Local prices mostly stable but import prices fallMost flat steel prices in Turkey’s domestic market were stable this week, while import prices have decreased, market participants told Metal Bulletin on Friday January 19. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3781561/TURKEY-FLAT-STEEL-Local-prices-mostly-stable-but-import-prices-fall.htmlFri, 19 Jan 2018 14:24:00 GMTSouth American flat steel import prices edge down on fresh activityImport prices for flat steel products in South America fell this week, amid renewed trading activity. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3781550/South-American-flat-steel-import-prices-edge-down-on-fresh-activity.htmlFri, 19 Jan 2018 13:30:00 GMTCHINA HRC: Domestic prices retreat amid sparse tradingThe sparse trading activity in China’s domestic hot-rolled coil market failed to sustain the upward momentum for prices on Friday January 19, resulting in them retreating again after just a day of recovery. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3781462/CHINA-HRC-Domestic-prices-retreat-amid-sparse-trading.htmlFri, 19 Jan 2018 09:14:00 GMTEU steel distributor shipments nudge down in November 2017European flat and multi-product steel distributors reported a year-on-year decrease in shipments for November 2017. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3781456/EU-steel-distributor-shipments-nudge-down-in-November-2017.htmlFri, 19 Jan 2018 08:28:00 GMTChina AM: Ferrous futures dip following recent steel gainsChina’s ferrous futures dipped during morning trading on Friday January 19 with sentiment appearing to soften following the gains in the steel market over the last couple of days.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3781451/China-AM-Ferrous-futures-dip-following-recent-steel-gains.htmlFri, 19 Jan 2018 05:48:00 GMTASIAN MORNING BRIEF 19/01: Base metals mostly rebound; European regional aluminium premiums expected to rise further; US President Trump's hard line on trade to hurt auto, metals sectorsThe latest news and price moves to start the Asian day on Friday January 19.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3781435/ASIAN-MORNING-BRIEF-1901-Base-metals-mostly-rebound-European-regional-aluminium-premiums-expected-to.htmlFri, 19 Jan 2018 00:05:00 GMTBrazil confirms dumping but puts no duties on HRC from China, RussiaBrazil’s foreign trade chamber, Camex, has decided not to impose final trade sanctions against imports of hot-rolled coil (HRC) from China and Russia, despite the confirmation of dumping practices. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3781410/Brazil-confirms-dumping-but-puts-no-duties-on-HRC-from-China-Russia.htmlThu, 18 Jan 2018 17:08:00 GMTEU domestic HDG prices to rise faster than other flat steel productsDomestic prices for hot-dipped galvanized (HDG) coil in the EU are expected to increase faster in 2018 than those for other flat steel products, according to market sources. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3781355/EU-domestic-HDG-prices-to-rise-faster-than-other-flat-steel-products.htmlThu, 18 Jan 2018 15:30:00 GMTAntwerp iron, steel imports from India up 91% in 2017, port authority saysIron and steel imports from India handled by the Port of Antwerp in Belgium have risen 91% year-on-year in 2017, the port authority said this week.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3781324/Antwerp-iron-steel-imports-from-India-up-91-in-2017-port-authority-says.htmlThu, 18 Jan 2018 13:22:00 GMTCHINA HRC: Domestic prices edge up on strengthening futuresChina’s domestic hot-rolled coil prices recovered some losses on Thursday January 18 on gains in the futures market. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3781298/CHINA-HRC-Domestic-prices-edge-up-on-strengthening-futures.htmlThu, 18 Jan 2018 09:15:00 GMTFlat Steel Products Trade Log, January 18, 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/3781280/Flat-Steel-Products-Trade-Log-January-18-2018.htmlThu, 18 Jan 2018 08:36:00 GMTChina AM: Ferrous futures rangebound againChina’s ferrous futures ended morning trading little changed from their opening prices again on Thursday January 18. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3781289/China-AM-Ferrous-futures-rangebound-again.htmlThu, 18 Jan 2018 06:52:00 GMTEUROPE HDG: Domestic prices likely to rise in late JanuaryThe EU’s domestic prices for hot-dipped galvanized coil (HDG) were largely unchanged this week, but they are expected to rise in late January, sources have told Metal Bulletin. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3781250/EUROPE-HDG-Domestic-prices-likely-to-rise-in-late-January.htmlWed, 17 Jan 2018 18:12:00 GMTEUROPE CRC: Domestic prices move up in Southern EuropeDomestic prices for cold-rolled coil (CRC) increased in Southern Europe this week and are expected to soon move up further, sources told Metal Bulletin. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3781237/EUROPE-CRC-Domestic-prices-move-up-in-Southern-Europe.htmlWed, 17 Jan 2018 17:07:00 GMTEUROPE HRC: Domestic prices to rise on low import competitionDomestic prices for hot-rolled coil (HRC) in the EU are expected to rise due to the lack of competitive import offers, sources told Metal Bulletin this week. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3781234/EUROPE-HRC-Domestic-prices-to-rise-on-low-import-competition.htmlWed, 17 Jan 2018 16:42:00 GMTEUROPE PLATE: Domestic prices increase on higher slab costsDomestic prices for heavy steel plate in Europe have increased over the week on higher costs for slab, sources told Metal Bulletin on Wednesday January 17.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3781067/EUROPE-PLATE-Domestic-prices-increase-on-higher-slab-costs.htmlWed, 17 Jan 2018 15:00:00 GMTConares Steel starts to build PPGI line; new pipe mill to start production soonUnited Arab Emirates steel producer Conares Steel started the construction of a new line to produce color-coated coil, or pre-painted galvanized iron (PPGI), early in January, chief executive officer Bharat Bhatia told Metal Bulletin on Wednesday January 17. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3781019/Conares-Steel-starts-to-build-PPGI-line-new-pipe-mill-to-start-production-soon.htmlWed, 17 Jan 2018 12:38:00 GMTTata Steel reports higher production, sales in Oct-Dec 2017Tata Steel recorded higher steel production and sales volumes in India and Europe in the quarter ended December 31, 2017, the company said on Friday January 12. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3781037/Tata-Steel-reports-higher-production-sales-in-Oct-Dec-2017.htmlWed, 17 Jan 2018 12:12:00 GMTCHINA HRC: Domestic market retreats again on soft demand China’s domestic hot-rolled coil market failed to maintain its upward momentum on Wednesday January 17, with weak downstream demand continuing to pull down prices. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3781003/CHINA-HRC-Domestic-market-retreats-again-on-soft-demand.htmlWed, 17 Jan 2018 09:37:00 GMTFlat Steel Products Trade Log, January 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/3780995/Flat-Steel-Products-Trade-Log-January-17-2018.htmlWed, 17 Jan 2018 09:02:00 GMTChina AM: Ferrous futures rangebound China’s ferrous futures were little changed at the end of the morning trading on Wednesday January 17, with most contracts posting small decreases apart from that for coking coal.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3780989/China-AM-Ferrous-futures-rangebound.htmlWed, 17 Jan 2018 06:31:00 GMTChina’s CRC, HDG export prices continue to slide amid domestic lossesExport prices for China’s cold-rolled coil and hot-dipped galvanized coil continued to fall over the past week amid due to a bearish outlook amid the country’s weakening domestic market.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3780991/Chinas-CRC-HDG-export-prices-continue-to-slide-amid-domestic-losses.htmlWed, 17 Jan 2018 06:05:00 GMTChina’s plate export prices fall on rising inventory pressureChina’s plate export prices retreated over the past week with slack domestic demand encouraging steelmakers to seek opportunities abroad.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3780986/Chinas-plate-export-prices-fall-on-rising-inventory-pressure.htmlWed, 17 Jan 2018 05:21:00 GMTASIAN MORNING BRIEF 17/01: LME base metals largely fall but tin rallies; Comex copper sinks; Codelco's Potrerillos copper smelter halts operationsThe latest news and price moves to start the Asian day on Wednesday January 17. http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3780971/ASIAN-MORNING-BRIEF-1701-LME-base-metals-largely-fall-but-tin-rallies-Comex-copper-sinks-Codelcos.htmlWed, 17 Jan 2018 00:05:00 GMTMarket diverges about final decision on Brazilian HRC trade caseBrazilian market participants are diverging about the imposition of anti-dumping duties into hot-rolled coil (HRC) imports from China and Russia.http://www.metalbulletin.com/Article/3780973/Market-diverges-about-final-decision-on-Brazilian-HRC-trade-case.htmlTue, 16 Jan 2018 22:16:00 GMT