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17/Apr/2020
Latest news from Platts
17 Apr 20
China’s FAI, property investment fall eases in March on coronavirus response


17 Apr 20
China's housing market shows signs of improvement in possible boost to steel


17 Apr 20
China's housing market shows signs of improvement in possible boost to steel


17 Apr 20
Rio Tinto's iron ore shipments recover from impact of Australian cyclone in March


17 Apr 20
Tangshan steel output curbs may be too limited to halt China's pig iron output growth: sources



Flat Products

Asia
16 Apr 20
Asian HRC mixed; cut-sheet demand emerges as bright spot


16 Apr 20
Platts Asia HRC Assessment Rationale


Europe
16 Apr 20
Turkish CRC exports slump, prices face low-demand pressure


16 Apr 20
European steel coil prices dip on limited automotive demand, cheap imports


16 Apr 20
Platts EMEA TSI HRC Index Assessment


North America
16 Apr 20
US HDG prices drop further; lack of demand dominates


16 Apr 20
US hot-rolled steel coil price falls below $490/st


16 Apr 20
Platts US HRC daily index rationale



Long Products

Asia
16 Apr 20
Asian rebar prices unchanged despite fresh India deal


Europe
16 Apr 20
Czech steelmaker Liberty Ostrava to cut production by 20%


16 Apr 20
Turkish mills trying to keep rebar prices above $410/mt ex-works


16 Apr 20
Platts EMEA Turkish Rebar Daily Rationale


CIS
16 Apr 20
Platts FOB Black Sea Steel Billet Rationale


16 Apr 20
Black Sea billet prices keep firm as mills seek to consolidate hikes


North America
16 Apr 20
Insteel's Q2 shipments improve, seeks antidumping probe into PC strand imports



Tubes & Pipes

North America
16 Apr 20
US rig count plunges by 74 on week



Stainless & Specialty Steels

Europe
16 Apr 20
Special steelmaker NLMK Verona restarts operations



Raw Materials & Scrap

Asia
16 Apr 20
Vietnam's light ferrous scrap price stable


Europe
16 Apr 20
Platts EMEA Turkish Ferrous Scrap Daily Rationale


16 Apr 20
Turkish import scrap market stable


CIS
16 Apr 20
Mechel’s ferroalloy plant adds new furnace, ups capacity


North America
16 Apr 20
US Steel to idle Keetac iron ore operations in Minnesota



Corporate & Industry

Europe
16 Apr 20
Another major Turkish automaker extends output suspension


CIS
16 Apr 20
Ukraine's March steel output down 9.1% on year


16 Apr 20
Russian state shipbuilder resumes ops after coronavirus shutdown


North America
16 Apr 20
US housing starts fall sharply in March


16 Apr 20
JSW temporarily idles Ohio, Texas steel mills


World
16 Apr 20
Steel market heards selection