September 2019

CIS PIG IRON: Market remains silent on weak fundamentals

The export market for pig iron from the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) was silent this week due to suppliers and buyers holding back because of weak fundamentals, sources told Fastmarkets.

US PIG IRON: Market down under scrap pressure

The import market for pig iron in the United States has gone down during the week ending Friday September 6, mainly under pressure from falling scrap prices, sources have told Fastmarkets.

Brazilian pig iron exporters try to hold prices despite scrap market drop

Brazilian pig iron exporters were trying to avoid any rapid falls in price that might occur due to the slump in the ferrous scrap market, sources told Fastmarkets on Friday September 6.

CIS PIG IRON: Market falls on lower demand, higher supply, weak scrap

The export market for pig iron from the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) has gone down because of lower demand, more supply and a weak scrap market, sources told Fastmarkets on Thursday September 5.