Merchant pig iron producers from Brazil’s northern Carajás region have started to negotiate their first export deals for 2015, sources told Steel First on Thursday November 27.
28 November 2014
Ana Paula Camargo
Ukraine-origin basic pig iron prices have fallen further this week following an offer of new material from Donetskstal (DMZ), sources told Steel First on Thursday November 27.
27 November 2014
Tuwairqi Steel Mills will have to end its operations in Pakistan unless gas is provided at a cheap rate as promised, chairman Hilal Al Tuwairqi told the country’s media on Wednesday November 26.
27 November 2014
Metalloinvest, Russia’s largest iron ore producer, saw its earnings fall by 13% year-on-year in the third quarter of 2014, as “global iron ore prices remain under pressure of oversupply”, the company said on Tuesday November 25.
26 November 2014
Turkish integrated long steel producer Kardemir has successfully completed the installation of its converter No3 to increase its liquid steel capacity to 3.4 million tpy, a company official said on Tuesday November 25.
25 November 2014
Prices for Ukraine-origin basic pig iron have fallen heavily as new material from the country is slowly coming into the market, sources told Steel First on Thursday November 20.
20 November 2014
UK-listed mining junior Baobab Resources has had its application for a mining licence for its Tete pig iron and vanadium project accepted by the government of Mozambique, it said on Wednesday November 19.
19 November 2014
Indian domestic prices for direct reduced iron (DRI) have fallen by Rs700 ($11) to Rs21,000-21,100 ($342-343) per tonne ex-plant over the last week.
14 November 2014