This Morning in Metals: U.S. Steel to restart blast furnace at Gary Works

This morning in metals news: amid improving demand, U.S. Steel plans to restart a blast furnace at its Gary Works; the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) went into effect today; and China could be aiming to diversify its iron ore supply port…

This morning in metals news: amid improving demand, U.S. Steel plans to restart a blast furnace at its Gary Works; the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) went into effect today; and China could be aiming to diversify its iron ore supply portfolio. U.S. Steel to restart Gary Works blast furnace U.S. Steel plans to restart a...

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This Morning in Metals: Copper prices surge this week

This morning in metals news, copper prices looked to be on their way to their largest weekly gain in over a year, U.S. Steel has begun the process of indefinitely idling its Lorain Tubular Operations and miner Freeport-McMoRan released its 2019 Annual …

This morning in metals news, copper prices looked to be on their way to their largest weekly gain in over a year, U.S. Steel has begun the process of indefinitely idling its Lorain Tubular Operations and miner Freeport-McMoRan released its 2019 Annual Report on Sustainability. Copper prices gain Copper prices were on their way to...

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This Morning in Metals: GM to ramp up production of pickups, SUVs

This morning in metals news, General Motors is planning to increase production of its popular pickups and SUVs, U.S. Steel announced a long-term iron ore supply deal, and copper prices have made some gains today. GM increases production of pickup truck…

This morning in metals news, General Motors is planning to increase production of its popular pickups and SUVs, U.S. Steel announced a long-term iron ore supply deal, and copper prices have made some gains today. GM increases production of pickup trucks, SUVs As automakers resumed production last month, General Motors has opted to ramp up...

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This Morning in Metals: U.S. steel capacity utilization hits 52.7% last week

This morning in metals news, the U.S. steel sector’s capacity utilization rate for the week ending May 16 hit 52.7%, U.S. Steel announced an iron ore sales agreement and the United States International Trade Commission (USITC) is holding a five-year sunset review of duties on oil country tubular goods from several countries. Looking for metal…

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This morning in metals news, the U.S. steel sector’s capacity utilization rate for the week ending May 16 hit 52.7%, U.S. Steel announced an iron ore sales agreement and the United States International Trade Commission (USITC) is holding a five-year sunset review of duties on oil country tubular goods from several countries. Looking for metal...

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Raw Steels MMI: Steel sector eyes demand pickup as automakers prepares to restart production

The Raw Steels Monthly Metals Index (MMI) held flat this month. Steel production suspensions continue amid COVID-19 crisis The steel sector has taken a major hit as a result of the COVID-19 crisis, with firms adjusting for lighter order books and deman…

The Raw Steels Monthly Metals Index (MMI) held flat this month. Steel production suspensions continue amid COVID-19 crisis The steel sector has taken a major hit as a result of the COVID-19 crisis, with firms adjusting for lighter order books and demand and, in many cases, opting to suspend production. Looking for metal price forecasting...

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This Morning in Metals: U.S. Steel offers Stelco 25% stake in Minntac

This morning in metals news, U.S. Steel has offered Stelco a 25% stake in its Minntac operation, LME copper fell to a two-week low and China’s industrial profits plunged 36.7% in the first quarter. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire about MetalMiner Insights today! U.S. Steel offers Stelco…

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This morning in metals news, U.S. Steel has offered Stelco a 25% stake in its Minntac operation, LME copper fell to a two-week low and China’s industrial profits plunged 36.7% in the first quarter. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire about MetalMiner Insights today! U.S. Steel offers Stelco...

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This Morning in Metals: Century Aluminum reports Q1 net loss of $2.7M

This morning in metals news, Century Aluminum reported its Q1 financial results, U.S. Steel will lay off workers at its Mon Valley Works and Chinese copper stocks plunged. Request a 30-minute demo of the MetalMiner Insights platform now. Century Alumin…

This morning in metals news, Century Aluminum reported its Q1 financial results, U.S. Steel will lay off workers at its Mon Valley Works and Chinese copper stocks plunged. Request a 30-minute demo of the MetalMiner Insights platform now. Century Aluminum reports quarterly loss Century Aluminum reported a first-quarter net loss of $2.7 million and a...

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This Morning in Metals: China’s crude steel production rises 1.2% in Q1

This morning in metals news, China’s steel sector continued to post production growth in Q1 despite the coronavirus outbreak, U.S. Steel is idling its Keetac mine and the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s (DRC) cobalt exports plunged in Q1. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire about MetalMiner Insights…

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This morning in metals news, China’s steel sector continued to post production growth in Q1 despite the coronavirus outbreak, U.S. Steel is idling its Keetac mine and the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s (DRC) cobalt exports plunged in Q1. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire about MetalMiner Insights...

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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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This Morning in Metals: Senate to vote on $2 trillion stimulus package

This morning in metals news, the U.S. Senate is prepared to vote on a $2 trillion stimulus package Wednesday, U.S. steel imports are down 21% and U.S. Steel is idling its Lorain tubular plant. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in on…

This morning in metals news, the U.S. Senate is prepared to vote on a $2 trillion stimulus package Wednesday, U.S. steel imports are down 21% and U.S. Steel is idling its Lorain tubular plant. Looking for metal price forecasting and data analysis in one easy-to-use platform? Inquire about MetalMiner Insights today! Senate to vote on...

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