December 2018

IRON ORE DAILY: Hesitance prevails among participants ahead of New Year

Chinese iron ore buyers continued to take caution on Friday December 28, the last trading day for most market participants in 2018.

Steelmaking Raw Materials Trade Log, December 28, 2018

The latest bids, offers and deals in the global markets for iron ore, pig iron, direct-reduced iron and other steelmaking raw materials.

China AM: Ferrous futures rangebound on last trading day of the year

China’s ferrous futures fluctuated in a relatively narrow range during morning trading on Friday December 28, the last Chinese trading day of 2018.

Steelmaking Raw Materials Trade Log, December 27, 2018

The latest bids, offers and deals in the global markets for iron ore, pig iron, direct-reduced iron and other steelmaking raw materials.

IRON ORE DAILY: Prices steady amid tepid trading

Physical iron ore prices posted limited movement on Thursday December 27 with market participants continuing to take caution when trading in the last few days of the year.

China AM: Ferrous futures drop after opening higher

China’s ferrous futures retreated during morning trading on Thursday December 27, that despite opening about 1-2% above Wednesday’s settlement levels.

Steelmaking Raw Materials Trade Log, December 26, 2018

The latest bids, offers and deals in the global markets for iron ore, pig iron, direct-reduced iron and other steelmaking raw materials.

IRON ORE DAILY: Seaborne prices rangebound amid trading caution

Seaborne iron ore prices were rangebound on Wednesday December 26 amid conservative trading activity.

China AM: Ferrous futures rangebound amid holiday mood

China’s ferrous futures stayed rangebound in morning trading on Wednesday December 26 amid a lingering holiday atmosphere.

Anglo American raises 2019 Minas Rio iron ore output target

Anglo American has raised the 2019 production guidance for its Minas Rio operations in Brazil to 18-20 million wet metric tonnes of iron ore.