Uptick in demand, falling stocks will support Chinese copper premiums through Q3 – sources

Grade A copper cathode premiums in China will be well-supported throughout September and October, primarily due to improving downstream demand and declining domestic stocks, Fastmarkets heard on the sidelines of a copper conference held in the Chinese city of Qiqihar on Thursday September 5. The cif Shanghai and in-warehouse Shanghai copper premiums both rose to…

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WorldSteel’s SteelChallenge 14 Registration Open

The World Steel Association opened registration for the 14th edition of steelChallenge. steelChallenge is the biggest steel industry competition where students and industry employees can test their skills using the sophisticated online process simulations delivered by steeluniversity. steelChallenge-14 will be take place over two rounds. The Regional Championship will take place online on 27 November…

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Ukraine: pellets exports in January-July 2019

In January-July Ferrexpo exported 5.995 million tons of iron ore pellets. In particular, Poltava GOK exported 5.267 million tons and Yeristovo GOK – 728 thousand tons. At the same time Metinvest (Russia) exported 3.762 million tons of pellets (Mikhailovsky GOK – 3.144 million tons and Lebedinsky GOK – 618.5 million tons). Metinvest exported 2.952 million…

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