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World Crude Steel Production Down Slightly Y-o-Y in September

21 Oct 2014 - World crude steel production for the 65 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 134 million tonnes (Mt) in September 2014, a slight decrease of -0.1% compared to September 2013.

MSCI: North American Service Center Growth Resumes in September

17 Oct 2014 - Year-over-year growth in steel and aluminum service center shipments resumed in September 2014 in both the United States and Canada, according to the Metals Service Center Institute (MSCI).

U.S. Steel Shipments Drop Slightly from July to August

13 Oct 2014 - The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) reported that for the month of August 2014, U.S. steel mills shipped 8,480,954 tons, a 0.1% decrease from the 8,492,744 tons shipped in the previous month, July 2014, and a 1.7% increase from the 8,343,075 tons shipped in August 2013.

SunCoke Energy Estimates Domestic Coke Production Rose 3% in Q3

10 Oct 2014 - SunCoke Energy Inc. reported preliminary third quarter 2014 domestic coke production of 1,090,000 tons, up 31,000 tons versus the production of 1,059,000 tons in second quarter 2014.

worldsteel Forecasts Global Apparent Steel use to Rise 2% in 2014 and 2015

07 Oct 2014 - The World Steel Association (worldsteel) released its Short Range Outlook (SRO) for 2014 and 2015.

North American Service Center Shipments Stagnant in August

23 Sep 2014 - Steel and aluminum shipments were essentially flat or declined by small percentages at both U.S. and Canadian service centers, the Metals Service Center Institute (MSCI) reports. Inventory increased across the board.

Global Steel Production Rose 1.4% Y-o-Y in August

22 Sep 2014 - World crude steel production for the 65 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 135 million metric tons in August 2014, an increase of 1.4% compared to August 2013.

ISSF: Stainless Steel Production Up 10.6% in the First Half of 2014

22 Sep 2014 - The International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) released figures for the first half of 2014 showing that stainless steel melt shop production increased by 10.6% year–on–year to 20.9 million metric tons.

AISI: July Steel Shipments Up 2.4% From June, Up 2.6% from Prior Year

09 Sep 2014 - The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) reported that for the month of July 2014, U.S. steel mills shipped 8,492,744 tons.


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