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The following extract is from an ISSB discussion about future threats to European producers of steel rebar.
Deformed Rebar is a very important product for certain European long product producers. After Turkey and Ukraine, the other countries in the top five exporters list are the Southern European nations of Italy, Spain and Portugal. It may come as a... read more
The international iron ore price is set to collapse later this year. According to a new analysts? report, the price of the raw material will drop to a year-end low of $US37 a tonne, averaging $US47 in the fourth quarter and $US38 in the first three months of 2017.
For full analyst report, see http://www.smh.com.au/business/mining-and-resources/iron-ore-market-seen-collapsing-below-last-years-nadir-20160826-gr24yi.html
The following extract is from an ISSB discussion about the probable impact of Brexit on the UK steel sector.
There has been much conjecture over both the short-term and long-term effects of the UK referendum vote to leave the EU but how will the result effect the steel industry in the country? The simple answer is of course that no-one knows for sure but there... read more