Steel First Outlook

STEEL FIRST OUTLOOK: Boomtime for LD linepipe market

After a really tough year in 2013, with a significant number of projects now in prospect, the global market for welded linepipe has bounced back, according to Metal Bulletin Research (MBR).

STEEL FIRST OUTLOOK: No near-term recovery for India's iron ore exports

One of the key factors behind the continued strength in iron ore prices over the past two years has been the collapse in Indian iron ore exports, according to Metal Bulletin Research (MBR).

Poll of the week

Will European steelmakers succeed with price rises in Q2 2014?