Houston, 20 January (Argus) — Scrap prices were mixed in Asia with spot purchases reflecting gains in London Metal Exchange (LME) prices over the past week.Houston, 17 March (Argus) — Crude futures rose as Saudi Arabia said it could support an extension of production cuts beyond the agreed six months if needed.New York, 9 March (Argus) — US production of silicon and silicon alloys fell by 8.5pc during 2016 from a year earlier.Houston, 22 February (Argus) — Premiums for P1020 aluminium edged up in the latest week amid thin physical trade and a narrow trading range on the London Metal Exchange (LME).Exports totaled 9.31mn net tons (8.45mn metric tonnes) from a year earlier.Houston, 15 February (Argus) — US service center shipments of steel products rose by 9.4pc in January from a year earlier.
The export tax on steel billet will be set at 15pc in 2017, irrespective of carbon content.Washington, 10 February (Argus) — A sudden and unexpected uptick in volumes and demand could test US railroads after they reduced manpower and equipment in recent months.
Houston, 30 December (Argus) — Export yard buying prices remained flat across the country ahead of the New Year holiday.Total US exports of aluminum scrap fell to 1.25mn metric tonnes (t), in the first 11 months of the year from 1.45mn t, ac Read more.Houston, 9 February (Argus) — WTI crude futures rose today, staying in a tight range as Opec and non-Opec producers continue to implement plans to cut production.London, 23 December (Argus) — London Metal Exchange (LME) copper and aluminium traded lower this week on a mixture of supply and economic data.
The company intends to complete this in the second half of this year, with a view to starting large-sc Read more.The idling helped support prices for ferrous scrap prime grades in Read more.China produced 840mn lithium battery units in November, up by 46pc ye Read more.
New York, 17 March (Argus) — The US Commerce Department lowered some proposed antidumping duties on imports of ferro-vanadium from South Korea in its final determination today.New York, 2 March (Argus) — Elevated raw material costs and higher European prices in recent weeks continued to support higher domestic ferro-titanium prices in the latest week.Stocks at Zhanjiang port increased to 13,000t, up by 8,000t fr Read more.Capstone expects to produce 94,000t, plus or minus 5pc, from its Pinto Valley, Cozamin and Minto mines, the co Read more.New York, 3 February (Argus) — US high-carbon ferro-manganese prices rose in the latest week amid healthy demand from domestic steel mills.New York, 14 March (Argus) — Virginia-based chemicals and metals producer Synalloy raised its 2017 annual revenue forecast by 33pc compared to 2016 amid increases in both oil and nickel prices.Full historical Crude Oil prices and Crude Oil price history chart on InvestmentMine.
Houston, 17 February (Argus) — US imports of aluminum scrap rose by 17pc in 2016, with the greatest percentage gains coming from intake of remelt scrap ingot (RSI).The US imported 5,949metric tonne (t) of minor metal scrap in November, down from 6,073t a year earlier, according to the Commerce Dep Read more.Oil futures: WTI falls in volatile session Houston, 22 March (Argus) — WTI crude futures settled lower today after a volatile session as the US reported a larger-than-expected weekly build in US stockpiles, but also withdrawals in product inventories.Pitsburg, Kansas, 31 July (Argus) — The Bonnell Aluminum extrusion operations of Virginia-based manufacturer Tredegar increased sales volumes by 12.4 pc in the second quarter to 42.9mn pounds from 38.2mn pounds in the same quarter a year ago.New York, 9 February (Argus) — Falling scrap availability and higher scrap prices forced North American ferro-titanium up for a third straight week.The mine was placed in care and maintenance mode in early 2016 with processing operations put o Read more.Perth, 5 January (Argus) — South African subsidiary of Perth-based Mineral Commodities signs contract to sell 83,000t of ilmenite concentrate to Chinese buyers in the first quarter of 2017.
The new estimate represents a tonnage increase of 36mn t or Read more.Houston, 29 April (Argus) — Two US bulk cargo sales to Mexico this week at price levels that rivaled a recent increase to Turkey have cemented market opinion that domestic ferrous scrap prices will rise significantly in May.Houston, 9 March (Argus) — Smelter-grade aluminum scrap prices that trend with terminal markets fell on Thursday for the first time in weeks as London Metal Exchange cash official aluminum closed at 1-month lows.London, 7 March (Argus) — Domestic Chinese steel billet prices rose today on a modest uptick in sales ahead of expected stronger demand next week.Data by the US Geological Survey (USGS) show US molybdenum in concentrate production for October 2015 fell by 25pc from Read more.Tianjin and Qinzhou ports hold 1.75mn t and 310,000t, respectively Read more.Johannesburg, 7 February (Argus) — Joint venture partners Mineral Resources, Neometals and Ganfeng Lithium Company have shipped the first lithium concentrates from the Mt Marion project in Western Australia.Ferro-silicon sales in October-December last year totalled 38,421t, up by Read more.
Crude Oil Prices Today | OilPrice.comNew York, 13 February (Argus) — US high-carbon ferro-chrome prices were up in the latest week following the return of Chinese buyers from approximately two weeks of holidays.Houston, 8 February (Argus) — US exports of copper scrap fell by 2.2pc in 2016 from the prior year, led by declines in No. 2 copper, yellow brass and bare bright.
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Houston, 9 February (Argus) — Comex copper prices edged lower Thursday as the US dollar was heading towards its high for the week during mid-day trading.London, 5 January (Argus) — Nearly 2.7 million new cars were sold in the UK in 2016, making it a record year and a fifth consecutive year of growing sales.Base metals scrap exports fell to 2.44mn metric tonnes (t) last year from 2.68mn t in 2015, according to the latest trade data fr Read more.Johannesburg, 27 February (Argus) — Australia-listed Botswana Metals signals potential for lithium, tantalum and tin from soil sampling assays in north-eastern Botswana.New York, 17 March (Argus) — North American billings of semiconductor equipment rose by 63.8pc during February amid greater investment from memory and foundry manufacturers.November copper production totalled 479,959t, down from 486,496t a year earlier.Johannesburg, 27 February (Argus) — Lithium developers Lithium Australia and Lepidico have settled their legal dispute which was announced on 4 November last year.The Anglo Australian resources group took the decision because work Read more.