Houston, 17 January (Argus) — US consumption of old aluminum scrap was down by 0.75pc in the first ten months of 2016 compared to the same period a year earlier.This article highlights the key differences between WTI and Brent crude oil. These funds tend to have relatively stable share prices, and higher than average yields.Tesla yesterday started production of its 2170 cell, which was jointly designed with Panasonic.
Houston, 27 January (Argus) — Aluminium scrap prices rose in Europe on higher exchange pricing and tightness in scrap supply, while scrap prices in Asia were mixed, caught between the higher exchange prices and slowing demand ahead of the lunar new year holidays.Crude oil articles about prices, latest news, and technical analysis for Brent and WTI.
The project comprises two exploration licences for zinc, lead and silver by-products in County Longford, he Read more.New York, 8 March (Argus) — US selenium prices were up in the latest week amid tight offshore and domestic supplies.The joint venture has approved an expansion of the opencast mining and or Read more.Houston, 28 December (Argus) — US antimony imports for consumption rose by 2pc in the third quarter from a year earlier amid rising shipments of metal, alloys, waste and scrap.Houston, 23 February (Argus) — US auto parts supplier LKQ forecasts sales growth of 4-6pc in 2017, lower than its forecast for 2016, as it focuses on productivity initiatives in North America and further diversification in Europe.
The majority of the crude oils we produce are suitable for the manufacture of high valued transportation fuels and specialty products.North American Stainless, the largest stainless steel producer in the Read more.Houston, 23 February (Argus) — Mexican steelmaker Grupo Simec seeks to expand its installed capacity in 2017 in Mexico and elsewhere through acquisitions or the construction of new steel mills.Houston, 9 January (Argus) — US zinc premiums strengthened in the latest week as stockpiles fell even as demand remained weak.The companies will sign a definitive agreement by 17 May followin Read more.Johannesburg, 22 February (Argus) — Lithium developer Altura Mining has received West Australian government approval for the Mining Proposal for its Pilgangoora lithium project and expects to start mining activities before the end of March.Houston, 10 February (Argus) — WTI crude futures rose today for a third straight session amid signs of high compliance with the Opec-led output restraint plan.The Republican-controlled US Senate today voted 52-47 in a p Read more.Beijing, 16 February (Argus) — Chinese general galvanised steel producers have not restarted production after the lunar new year holidays because of environmental checks and rising prices for the main feedstock, zinc.
Houston, 17 January (Argus) — The stainless steel scrap market was mixed Tuesday with processor buying prices for stainless 304 scrap trading sideways and molybdenum-bearing stainless 316 gaining on material tightness and stronger molybdenum prices.Turkish mills continued to fill up their inventories of July Read more.Houston, 8 March (Argus) — Stainless scrap processor buying prices weakened on Wednesday, following a 3.4pc decline in three-month nickel on the London Metal Exchange (LME). amid strong mill demand and material tightness.Demand will increase to almost 1.51bn t in 2017 from Read more.The quota is 52,500t, unchanged on last year, and includes 43,550t of light rare earths and 8,950t for ion-absorption rare earths.Houston, 6 March (Argus) — US special high grade zinc premiums held unchanged in the latest week as a strike persists and exchange stockpiles remain low.Iron and steel shipments on the Mcclellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System increased to 126,000net tons (nt) (114,305metric tonnes) from 115,200nt a year ear Read more.Houston, 15 March (Argus) — The US International Trade Commission (ITC) today announced that it will initiate a preliminary investigation into whether Chinese imports of aluminum foil have materially injured a domestic industry.Import applications totaled 2.8mn net tons (2.5mn metric tonnes) in October, down from 3.4mn permit t Read more.
Metal Tiger and its partners which include Karnchanaburi Expl Read more.The US shipped 1.5mn metric tonnes (t) of ferrous scrap to Mexico in 2016, up from 1.1t a year earlier.Assmang produced 67,000t of ferro-manganese from its Cato Ridge Works in KwaZulu Natal provinc Read more.Car sales in December rose by 3pc from a year earlier to 1.14mn, according to the Europ Read more.Brent Crude is a major trading classification of sweet light crude oil that serves as a major benchmark price for purchases of oil worldwide.Stocks reached 270,000t on 3 February, with 110,000t Read more.Houston, 28 December (Argus) — Used aluminum beverage can spreads were flat this week as trade was thin in the last week of the year and consumers and suppliers were out of the office.
Brent Crude Oil Price | Historical Charts, Forecasts & NewsHigher raw material costs and higher prices in Europe pushed the US ferro-titanium market higher.
Lower prices are prompting dealers to hold out until prices rebound.Houston, 16 February (Argus) — Stainless: EU, Asia prices up with LME Stainless steel 304 scrap prices increased in Europe and Asia in the latest week on a combination of higher exchange nickel pricing, solid steel mill demand and signs of tightening in scrap supply.This follows the installation of X-Ray Transmission (XR Read more.New York, 18 January (Argus) — US selenium prices declined in the latest week, in line with cheaper imports from China.Houston, 7 March (Argus) — Premiums for grade A copper cathodes were unchanged in Europe and east Asia in the latest week in thin physical trade.ICE Brent Crude Oil Front Month price information, historical data, charts, stats and more.While steel mills continue to produce stainless steel, nickel prices on the London Read more.
London, 17 March (Argus) — Nickel and zinc prices gained from a lower dollar this week following the first rate hike by the US Fed in 2017.Mexico City, 2 March (Argus) — A new 900MW combined-cycle power plant in Pesqueria, Nuevo Leon state, Mexico, has started supplying electricity to Mexican steel mills.Houston, 2 February (Argus) — Crude futures fell today after two days of gains as investor attention returned to the sharp increase in US oil inventories.Houston, 14 March (Argus) — US service center shipments of steel products fell by 1.7pc in February from a year earlier.Year to date shipments through June fell by 9pc to 17mn t from 19mn t, according to the United States Geological Survey Read more.
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Sao Paulo, 10 February (Argus) — Belgium-based specialty materials producer Umicore said it is in a strong position to take advantage of rapidly growing demand for electrically powered vehicles despite a fall in profit in 2016.New York, 31 January (Argus) — Prices for prompt delivery of seaborne coking coal from Colombia fell in the latest week as buyers held back from purchasing while supply grew in Asia-Pacific.US ferrous scrap prices are expected to surge amid rising demand this month.Stainless scrap for single loads of 316 solids traded at 72 Read more.New York, 8 March (Argus) — London-based ferro-alloys producer FerroGlobe today filed requests with the US Department of Commerce and US International Trade Commission to place duties on imports of Australian, Brazilian, Norwegian, and Kazakh silicon metal.Hunan Gold Group produced 2,011t of tungsten in 2016, up by 30pc year on year.The mine was operational from 2008 until 2015 when it was su Read more.New York, 10 March (Argus) — US ferro-manganese prices rallied for a second straight week on the back of consistent steel mill demand.Spot buying for December concluded today in the Philadelphia region and prices for shr Read more.
Houston, 15 February (Argus) — Mining company Canadian Zinc has signed a preliminary agreement with utility Northwest Territories Power to study providing electricity to the planned Prairie Creek metals mine in northwestern Canada.The idling helped support prices for ferrous scrap prime grades in Read more.Light, sweet crudes are preferred by refiners because of their.Houston, 10 February (Argus) — Minnesota-based secondary aluminum alloy smelter Spectro Alloys has hired Aaron Shuneson to join its scrap purchasing team following the departure of veteran buyer Calvin Thielbar.Houston, 17 February (Argus) — US-based TimnekSteel expects first-quarter steel shipments to increase by about 40pc from its 2016 fourth quarter on improving sentiment.Turkish deep sea ferrous scrap prices were unchanged today, as Turkish mills retreated from the market in wait for clarity on US policy fol Read more.Overall output including third-party raw material increased b Read more.