November 2013

Ukraine pig iron export offer prices strengthen in stable CIS market

Prices for concluded trades of CIS-origin pig iron held steady amid higher offers for Ukrainian material, traders told Steel First on Thursday November 28.

CIS pig iron prices stand still in ‘boring’ market

CIS-origin pig iron prices stood unchanged on Thursday November 21, as market participants held back on purchases.

RUSSIAN METAL MARKET: Koks to halt pig iron exports in 2020

Russia’s Koks Group, one of the world’s largest merchant pig iron exporters, will halt its exports of the steelmaking raw material in 2020, a company official told a conference in Moscow last week.

Peru set to remove duties on some Brazilian steel imports from 2014

Peru will remove customs duties on several goods imported from Brazil, including steel products, beginning in January 2014.

CIS pig iron prices unchanged in trading lull

Prices for CIS-origin steelmaking pig iron held steady on an “unusual” lack of trading activity, market participants told Steel First on Thursday November 14.