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LATEST METALS NEWS & ANALYSIS


Vale sets May term premium at $1/dmt for Brazilian Blend iron ore fines: sources
May 6, 2016
Brazilian iron ore miner Vale has raised its term premium for Brazilian blended fines, or BRBF, cargoes to $1/dry mt to an IODEX-based matrix for May delivery cargoes at port stocks, term buyers said Friday.
Enterprise the latest buzzword as Chinese iron rice bowl has to go
May 5, 2016
Wuhan Iron & Steel has probably been the most plain and transparent in telling its employees that the iron rice bowl will have to go.
Global Steel & Scrap Outlook
May 3, 2016
May 03, 2016 -Analysis of key steel and scrap markets, focusing on scrap, hot-rolled coil, rebar and semi-finished products.

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