This Morning in Metals: LME copper up, SHFE copper drops

This morning in metals news: LME copper gained Monday while SHFE copper retraced; the Pilbara Ports Authority recently released September shipping figures; and top copper producer Chile marks the one-year anniversary of widespread protests. The MetalMi…

This morning in metals news: LME copper gained Monday while SHFE copper retraced; the Pilbara Ports Authority recently released September shipping figures; and top copper producer Chile marks the one-year anniversary of widespread protests. The MetalMiner 2021 Annual Outlook consolidates our 12-month view and provides buying organizations with a complete understanding of the fundamental factors...

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Copper is outperforming other metals

A fair part of the bull story for copper this year has been supply-side fears. The world’s largest mines are in South America, which has suffered from catastrophic levels of coronavirus infections. True, China’s recovery has played a role in the booster’s case. So have the role of copper in the growing electric vehicle (EV)…

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A fair part of the bull story for copper this year has been supply-side fears. The world’s largest mines are in South America, which has suffered from catastrophic levels of coronavirus infections. True, China’s recovery has played a role in the booster’s case. So have the role of copper in the growing electric vehicle (EV)...

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This Morning in Metals: GM announces partnership with Nikola Corporation

This morning in metals news: General Motors announced a partnership with Nikola Corporation; U.S. manufacturing corporations saw their profits plunge in Q2 2020; and Chile’s copper shipments fell in August. We’re offering timely emails with exclusive analyst commentary and some best practice advice – and you choose how often you receive it. Sign up here….

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This morning in metals news: General Motors announced a partnership with Nikola Corporation; U.S. manufacturing corporations saw their profits plunge in Q2 2020; and Chile’s copper shipments fell in August. We’re offering timely emails with exclusive analyst commentary and some best practice advice – and you choose how often you receive it. Sign up here....

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This Morning in Metals: U.S. steel shipments down 32.9% in May

This morning in metals news: U.S. steel shipments fell 32.9% in May; a Chilean lab is using copper in the fight against COVID-19; and some stores are feeling the effect of an aluminum can shortage. May steel shipments U.S. steel shipments in May fell 3…

This morning in metals news: U.S. steel shipments fell 32.9% in May; a Chilean lab is using copper in the fight against COVID-19; and some stores are feeling the effect of an aluminum can shortage. May steel shipments U.S. steel shipments in May fell 32.9% year over year, according to the American Iron and Steel...

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This Morning in Metals: European Commission president says E.U.-U.K. trade deal ‘impossible’ by end of 2020

This morning in metals news, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said a trade deal with the U.K. will be “impossible” by the end of the year, the Chilean government won’t offer funds to help copper producer Codelco make needed upgrades and state regulators in Indiana say ArcelorMittal has been manipulating test results on…

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This morning in metals news, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said a trade deal with the U.K. will be “impossible” by the end of the year, the Chilean government won’t offer funds to help copper producer Codelco make needed upgrades and state regulators in Indiana say ArcelorMittal has been manipulating test results on...

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This Morning in Metals: U.S. steel imports down 16%

This morning in metals news, U.S. steel imports were down 16% through the first 10 months of the year, steel companies are raising their prices and protests continue in the world’s top copper-producing country. Keep up to date on everything going on in the world of trade and tariffs via MetalMiner’s Trade Resource Center. Steel…

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This morning in metals news, U.S. steel imports were down 16% through the first 10 months of the year, steel companies are raising their prices and protests continue in the world’s top copper-producing country. Keep up to date on everything going on in the world of trade and tariffs via MetalMiner’s Trade Resource Center. Steel...

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ICSG: Global copper market in deficit by 330K tons

According to the most recent report from the International Copper Study Group (ICSG), the global copper market through the first eight months of the year posted a deficit of 330,000 tons. Keep up to date on everything going on in the world of trade and tariffs via MetalMiner’s Trade Resource Center. Copper mine production slips…

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According to the most recent report from the International Copper Study Group (ICSG), the global copper market through the first eight months of the year posted a deficit of 330,000 tons. Keep up to date on everything going on in the world of trade and tariffs via MetalMiner’s Trade Resource Center. Copper mine production slips...

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This Morning in Metals: Chile’s October Copper Exports Fall 21%

This morning in metals news, No. 1 copper producer Chile saw its export levels drop 21% last month amid protests around the country, steel production in the U.S.’s Great Lakes region dropped last week and Shanghai Metals Markets forecast Chinese tin prices to rise back above $20,000 per ton by the end of the year….

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This morning in metals news, No. 1 copper producer Chile saw its export levels drop 21% last month amid protests around the country, steel production in the U.S.’s Great Lakes region dropped last week and Shanghai Metals Markets forecast Chinese tin prices to rise back above $20,000 per ton by the end of the year....

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Protests Shake Top Copper Producer as Chile Pulls Out of APEC Summit

Global copper mine production through the first seven months of 2019 declined by 1.3% year over year, according to a recent report by the International Copper Study Group (ICSG). Concentrate production fell 1.0%, while solvent extraction-electrowinning…

Global copper mine production through the first seven months of 2019 declined by 1.3% year over year, according to a recent report by the International Copper Study Group (ICSG). Concentrate production fell 1.0%, while solvent extraction-electrowinning fell by 2.7% during the period, according to the ICSG. Keep up to date on everything going on in...

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This Morning in Metals: Sign Up for MetalMiner-Avetta Webinar on Hiring in Manufacturing

This morning in metals news, this week’s MetalMiner-Avetta webinar is fast approaching, global steel industry groups demand action on steel excess capacity, and Anglo American released its third-quarter production results and full-year guidance revisions. Keep up to date on everything going on in the world of trade and tariffs via MetalMiner’s Trade Resource Center. Sign…

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This morning in metals news, this week’s MetalMiner-Avetta webinar is fast approaching, global steel industry groups demand action on steel excess capacity, and Anglo American released its third-quarter production results and full-year guidance revisions. Keep up to date on everything going on in the world of trade and tariffs via MetalMiner’s Trade Resource Center. Sign...

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