This Morning in Metals: USTR rescinds recently reimposed Canadian aluminum tariff

This morning in metals news: the United States Trade Representative announced it would remove the 10% tariff on some Canadian aluminum products; China’s steel producers foresee growing demand throughout the remainder of the year; and iron ore prices are surging. Are you under pressure to generate aluminum cost savings? Make sure you are following these…

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This morning in metals news: the United States Trade Representative announced it would remove the 10% tariff on some Canadian aluminum products; China’s steel producers foresee growing demand throughout the remainder of the year; and iron ore prices are surging. Are you under pressure to generate aluminum cost savings? Make sure you are following these...

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Week in Review: Trump targets Canadian aluminum; copper flattens; silver surges

This past week’s metals news covered everything from silver price movements to the copper price rise’s slowdown to the reimposition of tariffs on some Canadian aluminum. We also broke down President Donald Trump’s recent proclamation with respect to reimposing the Section 232 tariff on some Canadian aluminum. MetalMiner’s Stuart Burns delved into the concern expressed…

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This past week’s metals news covered everything from silver price movements to the copper price rise’s slowdown to the reimposition of tariffs on some Canadian aluminum. We also broke down President Donald Trump’s recent proclamation with respect to reimposing the Section 232 tariff on some Canadian aluminum. MetalMiner’s Stuart Burns delved into the concern expressed...

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This Morning in Metals: Aluminum sector CEOs express opposition to return of Section 232 aluminum tariff for Canada, Mexico

This morning in metals news: CEOs across the aluminum industry supply chain sent a letter to United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to voice their opinion about a potential reimposition of aluminum tariffs on aluminum from Canada and Mexi…

This morning in metals news: CEOs across the aluminum industry supply chain sent a letter to United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to voice their opinion about a potential reimposition of aluminum tariffs on aluminum from Canada and Mexico; the International Aluminum Institute recently released global production figures for May; and the Energy Information Administration...

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Midwest aluminum premium surges on threat of tariff rise

At the behest of the American Primary Aluminum Association (APAA), U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer has been encouraged to push the Trump administration to rule this week against Canada’s duty-free status for primary aluminum into the U.S. market. APAA’s case is “surging” Canadian imports are damaging the prospects for U.S. smelters and only a reinstatement…

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At the behest of the American Primary Aluminum Association (APAA), U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer has been encouraged to push the Trump administration to rule this week against Canada’s duty-free status for primary aluminum into the U.S. market. APAA’s case is “surging” Canadian imports are damaging the prospects for U.S. smelters and only a reinstatement...

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This Morning in Metals: Aluminum Association reiterates support for Section 232 aluminum tariff exemptions

This morning in metals news, the Aluminum Association sent a letter to U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer restating its support for exemptions to the Section 232 tariffs on imported aluminum, ground preparation has begun for a new electric vehicle battery cell production facility in Lordstown, Ohio, and the E.U. has disbursed a loan of €75…

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This morning in metals news, the Aluminum Association sent a letter to U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer restating its support for exemptions to the Section 232 tariffs on imported aluminum, ground preparation has begun for a new electric vehicle battery cell production facility in Lordstown, Ohio, and the E.U. has disbursed a loan of €75...

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This Morning in Metals: Section 232 auto tariff deadline passes — with no decision

This morning in metals news, trade experts cited by Reuters say the U.S. might have to find another route to impose tariffs on imported automobiles, Japan’s crude steel output dropped in October and U.S. steel prices have started to show some signs of upward momentum. Need buying strategies for steel? Request your two-month free trial…

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This morning in metals news, trade experts cited by Reuters say the U.S. might have to find another route to impose tariffs on imported automobiles, Japan’s crude steel output dropped in October and U.S. steel prices have started to show some signs of upward momentum. Need buying strategies for steel? Request your two-month free trial...

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This Morning in Metals: Automakers Await Trump’s Section 232 Auto Tariff Decision

This morning in metals news, the world is waiting on the Trump administration’s Section 232 auto tariff decision, an Indian Supreme Court ruling opens the door for ArcelorMittal to finally acquire the bankrupt Essar Steel and Rio Tinto plans to raise funds for the rehabilitation of the Ranger uranium mine in Australia. Need buying strategies…

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This morning in metals news, the world is waiting on the Trump administration’s Section 232 auto tariff decision, an Indian Supreme Court ruling opens the door for ArcelorMittal to finally acquire the bankrupt Essar Steel and Rio Tinto plans to raise funds for the rehabilitation of the Ranger uranium mine in Australia. Need buying strategies...

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This Morning in Metals: Copper Flat Ahead of Trump-Xi Meeting

This morning in metals news, the copper price didn’t budge Thursday ahead of a key meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping, Nucor announced a price hike for flat-rolled steel products, and automaker Tesla won a tariff exemption on aluminum imported from Japan. Need buying strategies for steel? Request your two-month…

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This morning in metals news, the copper price didn’t budge Thursday ahead of a key meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping, Nucor announced a price hike for flat-rolled steel products, and automaker Tesla won a tariff exemption on aluminum imported from Japan. Need buying strategies for steel? Request your two-month...

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Automakers Get Temporary Reprieve as Trump Delays Section 232 Auto Tariff Decision

Automakers and consumers fearing a new U.S. tariff on imported automobiles and automotive parts breathed a sigh of relief on Friday when President Donald Trump announced he would delay his decision on the matter for up to six months. Need buying strategies for steel? Request your two-month free trial of MetalMiner’s Outlook The U.S. Department…

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Automakers and consumers fearing a new U.S. tariff on imported automobiles and automotive parts breathed a sigh of relief on Friday when President Donald Trump announced he would delay his decision on the matter for up to six months. Need buying strategies for steel? Request your two-month free trial of MetalMiner’s Outlook The U.S. Department...

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Global Crude Steel Production Rises 4.1% Year Over Year in February

Global crude steel production increased 4.1% in February compared with February 2018 production, according to the World Steel Association’s monthly production report. Need buying strategies for steel? Request your two-month free trial of MetalMiner’s Outlook China’s Steel Production Growth Continues Global production hit 137.3 million tons in February, down from 150.3 million tons in January….

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Global crude steel production increased 4.1% in February compared with February 2018 production, according to the World Steel Association’s monthly production report. Need buying strategies for steel? Request your two-month free trial of MetalMiner’s Outlook China’s Steel Production Growth Continues Global production hit 137.3 million tons in February, down from 150.3 million tons in January....

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