Asia: Slab

Steel First Outlook

STEEL FIRST OUTLOOK: More iron ore supply displacement expected

This week, Metal Bulletin Research (MBR) takes a look at the intensified competition among iron ore suppliers, and their future prospects.

STEEL FIRST OUTLOOK: LD linepipe market outperforms OCTG

Metal Bulletin Research (MBR) examines the mixed fortunes of the large-diameter (LD) linepipe market against the market for oil country tubular goods (OCTG).

China Insight

CHINA INSIGHT: Pressure building from all sides

The economic signals from China have been mixed since the beginning of the year.

CHINA INSIGHT: Rate cuts fail to lift gloom

The economic signals from China remained weak in February.