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Steel First Outlook

STEEL FIRST OUTLOOK: How far will seaborne scrap prices rebound?

Metal Bulletin Research (MBR) explains what has driven the sharp rebound in seaborne scrap prices and considers where the major benchmark prices will move to next.

STEEL FIRST OUTLOOK: Can Europe’s HDG price surge last?

The past few weeks have seen incredible price rises in Europe’s galvanized steel market, a trend mirrored in many other steel markets around the world. Metal Bulletin Research (MBR) looks into the underlying causes.

China Insight

CHINA INSIGHT: Speculative bubbles start to form

Economic data from China post-Chinese New Year has turned out to be surprisingly strong and car sales are gathering momentum.

CHINA INSIGHT: Recovery gathers momentum

As the recovery in sentiment in the Chinese economy speeded up in March, the Shanghai stock market regained some lost ground and made impressive double-digit gains.