Asia: Slab

Steel First Outlook

STEEL FIRST OUTLOOK: Scrap-based steelmakers still under pressure

Metal Bulletin Research (MBR) asks when ferrous scrap prices will be considered good value.

STEEL FIRST OUTLOOK: Light at the end of the seamless precision drawn tube

Metal Bulletin Research (MBR) takes a look this week at the market for cold drawn seamless precision tubes.


China Insight

CHINA INSIGHT: Iron ore closures accelerate

The economic signals from China are suggesting that growth in the industrial sector is steadily slowing.

CHINA INSIGHT: Pressure building from all sides

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