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Steel producers offer discount as demand falls

Earlier, Pakistan used to import 30-40% of flat steel but recently the number has dropped substantially due to the governments import substitution policy, said Ahmed. Under the new policy, the

BHP gives go-ahead to $44m works at Samarco

BHP has approved $44 million spending on works to enable the restart of its Samarco operations in Brazil, where 19 people died in a waste dam collapse four years ago. The worlds biggest mining group

Novus Advanced Mfg. to expand in Tennessee

Jackson, Tenn.-based Novus Advanced Mfg., a manufacturer of steel frame components and accessories for commercial and residential construction, has announced plans for a $2 million expansion at its manufacturing facility in St. Joseph, Tenn. The expansion is expected …

AbrasiMet XL Pro and AbrasiMet M from Buehler cut ...

Buehler, an ITW Company, has introduced the AbrasiMet XL Pro large abrasive cutter and the AbrasiMet M medium sectioning saw. The saws cut both metallic production samples, such as for automotive and aircraft, and nonmetallic polymers and composites. …

Russia: manganese ore imports up in August 2019

In August Russia imported 84 thousand tons of manganese ore and concentrate, down by 27.6% MoM, but up by 28% YoY. Deliveries from South Africa decreased 2.5-fold, to 33.7 thousand tons. Imports from Kazakhstan and Gabon grew by …

Russia: Evraz output down in Q3 2019

In July-September Evraz decreased steel output by 3.4% QoQ, to 3.38 million tons. In North America sales dropped by 13.2%, to 427 thousand tons. In 9 months the figure grew by 1.9%, to 1.421 million tons. Overall steel …