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Steel First Outlook

STEEL FIRST OUTLOOK: No quick turnround in OCTG demand, prices

Metal Bulletin Research (MBR) reviews the outlook in the global market for oil country tubular goods (OCTG).

STEEL FIRST OUTLOOK: Coke imports show inventory usage at Turkish BFs

Metal Bulletin Research (MBR) examines recent shifts in blast furnace operations in Turkey.

China Insight

CHINA INSIGHT: Caught between a rock and a hard place

The momentum of growth in China appears to have slowed once more at the start of 2016, although there have been no signs of the hard landing that some industry observers had feared.

CHINA INSIGHT: Fresh stock market crash casts a cloud

China started the year nervously with a 7% drop in the Shanghai stock market on Monday January 4.