This Morning in Metals: Year-to-date U.S. steel production down 2.7%

This morning in metals news, U.S. steel production during the year to date is down 2.7%, a rise in demand for niche steel products could benefit Chinese steel mills and iron ore shipments from Australia’s Frances Creek mine are set to resume. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire…

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This morning in metals news, U.S. steel production during the year to date is down 2.7%, a rise in demand for niche steel products could benefit Chinese steel mills and iron ore shipments from Australia’s Frances Creek mine are set to resume. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire...

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This Morning in Metals: Vallourec furloughs one-third of U.S. workforce

This morning in metals news, Vallourec on Monday announced it would furlough one-third of its North American workforce, Portland’s Evraz is laying off 250 at its spiral pipe plant, and Cleveland-Cliffs is idling the AK Coal Resources Inc.  Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire about MetalMiner Insights today!…

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This morning in metals news, Vallourec on Monday announced it would furlough one-third of its North American workforce, Portland’s Evraz is laying off 250 at its spiral pipe plant, and Cleveland-Cliffs is idling the AK Coal Resources Inc.  Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire about MetalMiner Insights today!...

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Global crude steel production rises 2.8% in February

Despite the coronavirus outbreak’s widespread humanitarian and economic impact, steel production continued to chug along in February. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire about MetalMiner Insights today! According to the World Steel Association, global crude steel production reached 143.3 million tons in February, up 2.8% compared with February…

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Despite the coronavirus outbreak’s widespread humanitarian and economic impact, steel production continued to chug along in February. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire about MetalMiner Insights today! According to the World Steel Association, global crude steel production reached 143.3 million tons in February, up 2.8% compared with February...

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This Morning in Metals: U.S. steel capacity utilization rate hits 80.7%

This morning in metals news, the U.S. steel capacity utilization rate reached 80.7% for the year through March 28, steel industry workers in the Great Lakes region tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and copper clawed back some gains T…

This morning in metals news, the U.S. steel capacity utilization rate reached 80.7% for the year through March 28, steel industry workers in the Great Lakes region tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and copper clawed back some gains Tuesday. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire about...

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Metal users want Section 232 steel tariff relief during coronavirus pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has made its mark on supply chains, leaving some companies looking for relief. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire about MetalMiner Insights today! For some, that means petitioning for tariff relief, particularly from President Donald Trump’s Section 232 steel and aluminum tariffs. One industry group,…

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The coronavirus pandemic has made its mark on supply chains, leaving some companies looking for relief. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire about MetalMiner Insights today! For some, that means petitioning for tariff relief, particularly from President Donald Trump’s Section 232 steel and aluminum tariffs. One industry group,...

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Week in Review: Housing starts surge; aluminum mills go green; iron ore price falls

Before we head into the weekend, let’s take a look back at the week that was and some of the metals coverage here on MetalMiner, including coverage of: U.S. housing starts; aluminum mills taking steps to make their operations more green; iron ore prices; and the European steel sector. Looking for metal price forecasting and…

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Before we head into the weekend, let’s take a look back at the week that was and some of the metals coverage here on MetalMiner, including coverage of: U.S. housing starts; aluminum mills taking steps to make their operations more green; iron ore prices; and the European steel sector. Looking for metal price forecasting and...

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This Morning in Metals: U.S. Steel moves up idling of Gary Works furnace

This morning in metals news, U.S. Steel announced a number of measures in response to the coronavirus crisis and falling oil price, concerns have been raised regarding cleaning procedures at a Michigan steel mill, and Republican senators have asked Pre…

This morning in metals news, U.S. Steel announced a number of measures in response to the coronavirus crisis and falling oil price, concerns have been raised regarding cleaning procedures at a Michigan steel mill, and Republican senators have asked President Donald Trump to roll back trade barriers amid the coronavirus outbreak. Looking for metal price...

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Europe’s steel industry under pressure amid falling orders, personnel challenges

Europe’s steelmakers are cutting production and idling factory lines as an industry already buckling under a severe market downturn girds itself for the economic fallout from coronavirus, the Financial Times reports. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire about MetalMiner Insights today! Companies such as Thyssenkrupp and Tata Steel…

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Europe’s steelmakers are cutting production and idling factory lines as an industry already buckling under a severe market downturn girds itself for the economic fallout from coronavirus, the Financial Times reports. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire about MetalMiner Insights today! Companies such as Thyssenkrupp and Tata Steel...

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This Morning in Metals: U.S. jobless claims reach record 3.3M as coronavirus outbreak intensifies

This morning in metals news, U.S. unemployment insurance claims soared last week as the coronavirus outbreak intensified, Thyssenkrupp announced 3,000 layoffs and the United States Trade Representative (USTR) said there had been progress in enforcing s…

This morning in metals news, U.S. unemployment insurance claims soared last week as the coronavirus outbreak intensified, Thyssenkrupp announced 3,000 layoffs and the United States Trade Representative (USTR) said there had been progress in enforcing some provisions of the recently signed Phase One trade deal with China. U.S. jobless claims surge to 3.3M U.S. unemployment...

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India’s steel sector faces challenges from coronavirus, Beijing’s export incentives

Like in other countries, the outbreak of COVID- 19 and the subsequent lockdown threatens to disrupt India’s steel production. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire about MetalMiner Insights today! What’s more, there are reports coming in now that Indian steel companies will face even more competition from rivals…

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Like in other countries, the outbreak of COVID- 19 and the subsequent lockdown threatens to disrupt India’s steel production. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire about MetalMiner Insights today! What’s more, there are reports coming in now that Indian steel companies will face even more competition from rivals...

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