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Hot Rolled Coil
Shan Islam
The main themes for October were soaring energy costs, falling iron ore prices, divergence between longs and flats and the ...
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Tom Mulqueen
why are metal prices plummeting? Base metals prices aggressively retreated in the second half of October after China’s coal price ...
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Tom Mulqueen
what do these magnesium shortages mean? China produces the majority of the world’s magnesium but domestic power curbs have significantly ...
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Copper wiring
Tom Mulqueen
why is copper rebounding? Escalating physical market tightness has jolted the copper price into life after several months of directionless ...
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Hot Rolled Coil
Shan Islam
monthly report overview Iron ore surged to a high in mid-May, when spot prices reached $235. Prices since fell as ...
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Image of Wind Turbine Farm
Tom Mulqueen
what do global energy changes mean for metal prices? Governments globally are ramping up efforts to reduce fossil fuel dependency. ...
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Hot Rolled Coil
Shan Islam
Monthly report overview Ferrous futures complex was generally weaker across the board in August with Iron Ore once again sold ...
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Image of Container Port
Tom Mulqueen
why has the shipping crisis worsened? The continuing global shipping crisis has widened dislocations between regional physical metal markets. Soaring ...
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Image of Ice Hand vs Fire Hand
Tom Mulqueen
Lead market sees increase The LME lead price has risen higher overall since June amid falling LME inventories and physical ...
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