Week in Review: Nickel market; China’s economic recovery; October MMI report

Before we head into the weekend, let’s take a look back at the week that was and the metals storylines here on MetalMiner, including: the nickel market; aluminum prices on the SHFE and LME; China’s metals rebound; and much more. Sign up today for Gunpowder, MetalMiner’s free, biweekly e-newsletter featuring news, analysis and more. Week…

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Before we head into the weekend, let’s take a look back at the week that was and the metals storylines here on MetalMiner, including: the nickel market; aluminum prices on the SHFE and LME; China’s metals rebound; and much more. Sign up today for Gunpowder, MetalMiner’s free, biweekly e-newsletter featuring news, analysis and more. Week...

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Week in Review: Auto sales; potential Section 232 aluminum exemptions; oil struggles

Before we head into the weekend, let’s take a look back at the week that was and some of the metals storylines here on MetalMiner, including coverage of: U.S. auto sales; potential Section 232 aluminum exemptions for the U.A.E. and Bahrain; oil majors’ struggles; and more. The MetalMiner 2021 Annual Outlook consolidates our 12-month view…

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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 storylines here on MetalMiner, including coverage of: U.S. auto sales; potential Section 232 aluminum exemptions for the U.A.E. and Bahrain; oil majors’ struggles; and more. The MetalMiner 2021 Annual Outlook consolidates our 12-month view...

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Week in Review: Cleveland-Cliffs’ acquisition; primary aluminum production; Hurricane Laura hits oil output

Before we head into the weekend, let’s take a look back at the week that was and some of the metals storylines here on MetalMiner, including: Cleveland-Cliffs’ acquisition of ArcelorMittal USA; a breakdown of the British automotive manufacturing sector’s struggles; the PSA–Fiat Chrysler merger; primary aluminum production; the U.S. steel capacity utilization rate; and Hurricane…

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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 storylines here on MetalMiner, including: Cleveland-Cliffs’ acquisition of ArcelorMittal USA; a breakdown of the British automotive manufacturing sector’s struggles; the PSA–Fiat Chrysler merger; primary aluminum production; the U.S. steel capacity utilization rate; and Hurricane...

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Week in Review: Oil stabilizes; copper output slips; steel capacity utilization retraces

The oil price’s stabilization, copper mine production and more — before we head into the weekend, let’s take a look back at the week that was. This week, Stuart Burns analyzed the oil market, which has seen price stabilization over the last three-plus months. However, less-than-uniform adherence to OPEC’s previously agreed upon oil output cuts…

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The oil price’s stabilization, copper mine production and more — before we head into the weekend, let’s take a look back at the week that was. This week, Stuart Burns analyzed the oil market, which has seen price stabilization over the last three-plus months. However, less-than-uniform adherence to OPEC’s previously agreed upon oil output cuts...

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Week in Review: DOC’s updated SIMA system; steel prices rise; iron ore takes a breather

This week’s coverage included coverage ranging from the announced update to SIMA, iron ore price movements and the U.S.’s decision to rescind the recently reimposed 10% Canadian aluminum tariff. Before we head into the weekend, let’s take a look back at the week that was and all the metals storylines here on MetalMiner. Stay up…

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This week’s coverage included coverage ranging from the announced update to SIMA, iron ore price movements and the U.S.’s decision to rescind the recently reimposed 10% Canadian aluminum tariff. Before we head into the weekend, let’s take a look back at the week that was and all the metals storylines here on MetalMiner. Stay up...

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Week in Review: Rising copper price; RARE Act; MetalMiner 2021 Annual Outlook

It was another action-packed week in the world of metals, including coverage from Stuart Burns on the rising copper price, developments in the rare earths sector and the release of the MetalMiner 2021 Annual Outlook report. The 2021 Annual Outlook is a…

It was another action-packed week in the world of metals, including coverage from Stuart Burns on the rising copper price, developments in the rare earths sector and the release of the MetalMiner 2021 Annual Outlook report. The 2021 Annual Outlook is an invaluable resource for metals buyers preparing to set their spend for the year...

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Week in Review: China automotive sales; steel capacity utilization; steel scrap prices

Before we head into the long Labor Day weekend, let’s take a look back at the week that was in the world of metals. Automakers released August sales reports, mostly showing sales remain down compared with 2019 levels. Meanwhile, for the week ending Aug. 29, U.S. steel mills’ capacity utilization fell compared with the previous…

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Before we head into the long Labor Day weekend, let’s take a look back at the week that was in the world of metals. Automakers released August sales reports, mostly showing sales remain down compared with 2019 levels. Meanwhile, for the week ending Aug. 29, U.S. steel mills’ capacity utilization fell compared with the previous...

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Week in Review: China’s stainless dominance; copper mine production falls; aluminum output rises

It’s hard to believe we are already approaching the end of August — but here we are. In the short term, this week saw coverage of a variety of issues. Stuart Burns tackled Chinese stainless steel consolidation earlier this week. Furthermore, he delved into a reversal of longer-term trends in flows of steel oversupply. We’re…

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It’s hard to believe we are already approaching the end of August — but here we are. In the short term, this week saw coverage of a variety of issues. Stuart Burns tackled Chinese stainless steel consolidation earlier this week. Furthermore, he delved into a reversal of longer-term trends in flows of steel oversupply. We’re...

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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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Week in Review: Aluminum prices rise; steel capacity gains; Ford CEO to retire

It was another busy week in the world of metals and metal-using sectors. Among this week’s major developments were an executive shakeup at Ford, aluminum prices on the rise in China and a U.S. steel sector seeing capacity utilization gains week by week. In the U.S., various states continue to grapple with the coronavirus pandemic…

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It was another busy week in the world of metals and metal-using sectors. Among this week’s major developments were an executive shakeup at Ford, aluminum prices on the rise in China and a U.S. steel sector seeing capacity utilization gains week by week. In the U.S., various states continue to grapple with the coronavirus pandemic...

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