U.S. steel mills increase shipments in August

LMM Global Steel Information Quick View (2021.10.14) U.S. steel mills increase shipments in August The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) reported that in August this year, US steel mills shipped 8,404,900 net tons, an increase of 1.5% from the previous month’s 8,278,900 net tons, and an increase of 28.7% from the 6,532,700 net tons…

Industry recovery, Japan’s October-December crude steel output increased by 9.6% year-on-year

LMM Global Steel Information Quick View (2021.10.14) Industry recovery, Japan’s October-December crude steel output increased by 9.6% year-on-year Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) stated that Japan’s crude steel production in the October-December quarter is expected to increase by 9.6% year-on-year, supported by the recovery of the manufacturing industry. This marks three consecutive…

Tosyali signs transportation agreement with Algeria National Railway Company

LMM Global Steel Information Quick View (2021.10.14) Tosyali signs transportation agreement with Algeria National Railway Company Mysteel learned that Tosyali Algerie, a subsidiary of Tosyali, one of Turkey’s largest steel producers, has signed a cooperation agreement with the Algerian National Railway Company (SNTF) for the transportation of raw materials and steel products. Details of the…

China’s wire rod import orders increase

LMM Global Steel Information Quick View (2021.10.14) China’s wire rod import orders increase Due to the recent power restrictions in China, in addition to the impact on the production of steel-making enterprises, the production of billet-smelting and rolling mills has also been restricted to varying degrees, especially in East China. While importing semi-finished steel products,…

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Recent changes in China’s graphite electrode market

LMM Global Steel Information Quick View (2021.10.14) Recent changes in China’s graphite electrode market At present, there is still a wait-and-see mood in the purchase of downstream steel mills of China’s graphite electrodes, and market transactions are still weak. However, due to the tight supply of the graphite electrode market and the high cost, graphite…