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Houston, 12 December (Argus) — Aluminum extrusion scrap price spreads widened this week for most grades as buyers kept outright prices unchanged from a week earlier despite an uptick in exchange prices.But output of antimony products fell slightly to 30,246t in 2016, down by 1.7 Read more.Scrap consumption by electric arc furnace producers dropped despite an increase in total US steel capacity utilization Read more.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.The forum is expected to be used as a platform for steelmaking countries to voice their concerns to Beijin Read more.Houston, 9 January (Argus) — US exports of base metal scrap fell by 5.9pc in November from a year earlier, as declines in aluminum, nickel and zinc scrap shipments outpaced gains in copper and tin scrap.

Houston, 10 March (Argus) — The Comex copper price gained Friday after sliding in the prior four sessions to a two-month low.

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Preliminary engineering cost studies support the case for accel Read more.The rig count total fell by six to 659, according to weekly data from oil services provider Baker Hughes.Houston, 27 February (Argus) — UK and European secondary aluminium ingot prices remained unchanged in the latest week, holding onto sharp gains made earlier in the month as ingot buyers anticipate tighter supply.

Stocks at Xiamen port declined to 28,000t, down by 1,000t from the previous week.Houston, 25 November (Argus) — US stainless steel producers dropped nickel based surcharges for December shipments for the sixth successive month amid continued weakness in nickel, chrome, molybdenum and iron prices.London, 20 January (Argus) — Chinese output of non-ferrous metals extended recent gains, rising by 9.2pc year on year in December, but fell month on month, China National Bureau of Statistics data show.New York, 7 March (Argus) — Supply constraints prompted cobalt suppliers to lift their offer prices for a ninth straight week.New York, 2 February (Argus) — US: FeMo, FeTi prices rise on tight supply Ferro-molybdenum prices rose in response to low stocks and concerns over alloy and raw material availability.New York, 24 May (Argus) — US silicon metal prices were flat this week as suppliers rejected lower offers despite minimal spot market demand.Houston, 25 January (Argus) — US copper cathode premiums were unchanged in the latest week as bare bright scrap was readily available amid tepid demand.Houston, 24 January (Argus) — Copper scrap prices made varying moves in the latest week amid very limited consumer buying activity.The Republican-controlled US Senate today voted 52-47 in a p Read more.

Engineering enhancements have been identified which will add value to the smelter facility, and the project has been del Read more.Houston, 20 March (Argus) — Pennsylvania-based Universal Stainless Alloy Products announced today a base price increase of 5pc for stainless bar products, effective with all new orders entered by March 27.

London, 5 January (Argus) — Domestic billet prices in China rose today, supported by improved transaction volumes and a strengthening of the futures market.New York, 2 February (Argus) — Rising scrap prices continued to support higher ferro-titanium prices in the US during the latest week.European steel mills have largely held back on purchases of US coking coal for short-term delivery, finding more availability and cheaper pric Read more.The Argus midwest transaction has also risen to its highest level so far for the new year, increasing by Read more.Houston, 12 January (Argus) — Comex copper prices rebounded Thursday as crude strengthened and the US dollar index weakened sharply.Exploration is very sensitive to projected prices of crude oil.The company intends to complete this in the second half of this year, with a view to starting large-sc Read more.London, 15 March (Argus) — Figures from the Chinese National Bureau of Statistics showed that the Chinese industrial sector continued to grow in February, but government action on subsidy fraud has significantly affected the production of new energy vehicles.Houston, 1 February (Argus) — The board of directors of US aluminum mill Arconic has reaffirmed its support for chief executive Klaus Kleinfeld after activist hedge fund and shareholder Elliott Capital Management urged a change in leadership, alleging problems with corporate governance a Read more.

Perth, 10 January (Argus) — Perth-based MOD Resources begins a pre-feasibility study at its 70pc-owned T3 copper-silver project in Botswana and will drill in the first quarter of 2017 to find further production zones in the project area.The new furnace will replace three outdated pusher-type furnaces.Houston, 3 February (Argus) — US ferrous scrap prices for February deliveries are expected to drop by a lot less than expected amid price drops in Philadelphia and the Ohio valley are expected to be far more severe than the drops in the midwest with the southeast expected to be the stron Read more.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.

Crude Oil prices displayed in Trading Economics are based on over-the-counter (OTC) and contract.Contract sales for the second quarter have been strong with growing commitments from diecasters and automotive parts manufa Read more.Johannesburg, 8 February (Argus) — Brisbane-based bauxite developer Metro Mining has completed the full acquisition of fellow Australian bauxite developer Gulf Alumina and expects to complete a bankable feasibility study for its expanded Bauxite Hills Mine within weeks.

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Record production across ten smelters was supported by increase bauxite and alumina Read more.Houston, 30 December (Argus) — US crude benchmark WTI futures ended the trading year with the largest annual increase since 2009.Houston, 23 January (Argus) — US raw steel production fell by 0.8pc in the latest week from a week earlier, driven by lower output in the northeast, Great Lakes and midwest.

Sao Paulo, 5 January (Argus) — Zinc concentrate production in Peru rose by 9.7pc to 126,924t in November from the same month a year earlier.Johannesburg, 19 January (Argus) — Diversified southern hemisphere-focused metals producer South32 increased its manganese ore output by 4pc to 2.43mn t in its fiscal first half to 31 December.Guy processes aluminum and stainless steel products for the food, dairy, pharmaceutical and beverage industries.Exports of scrapped batteries rose to 1,214t in January, while shipments of lead recovered from Read more.New York, 26 January (Argus) — Tight supplies forced US ferro-molybdenum and ferro-manganese prices up in the latest week.Perth, 23 December (Argus) — The TiZir titanium and iron ilmenite upgrading facility at Tyssedal in Norway is expected return to production in mid-January and ramp-up to commercial volumes over a period of around four weeks.

London, 2 March (Argus) — Freight rates for scrap cargoes from US east coast ports to Turkey increased this week on the back of rising demand in the US Gulf and east coast South America.Get detailed information about Brent Oil Futures including Price, Charts, Technical Analysis, Historical data, Reports and more.US and Canadian alloy producers were content to maintain offers by citing seve Read more.London, 20 March (Argus) — Australian lithium development company Lepidico has produced high-specification battery grade 99.7pc purity lithium carbonate using its L-Max technology from samples provided by exploration company Pioneer Resources.Houston, 9 January (Argus) — Comex copper prices fell Monday, following crude lower and as traders reassessed their positions after returning from long holidays.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.