January 06, 2015
If historical norms are anything to go by, then something is definitely off-kilter with oil and gold markets. Gold has stayed stubbornly high and, perversely, managed to fly in the face of just about everything else by staging an $18/oz rally on January 5.
Platts steel team tasked our design and production department to take a wealth of steel raw materials data and transform those freshly mined (sic) numbers into something visually engaging. In this post we present you with the very interesting results. Derived from a variety of company sources and our own Steel Markets Daily and Steel Raw Materials Monthly publications, we’d like to hear your thoughts on the significance of the numbers for the global steel industry.