07/18/11 - 12:58 PM EDT
Steel shipments were better than normal for the month, while inventories at service centers fell in what was the largest drop in two years.
08/03/10 - 11:28 AM EDT
The S&P Steel Supercomposite Index was up 9.6% against a 6.9% increase for the S&P 500 for the month.
08/02/10 - 02:15 PM EDT
Steel prices appear to be bottoming with a pick up in store in the next couple of weeks.
07/20/10 - 10:59 AM EDT
Driven by flat-rolled, June inventories jump 6%, to the highest tonnage level since March 2009.
07/16/10 - 04:16 AM EDT
North American steel mills are cutting production in response to decreased order levels in response to fears of a surge in imports on the back of a potential slowdown in Chinese steel consumption.
07/07/10 - 04:29 AM EDT
Import licenses in June dropped 14.9% from May to 1,773,206 tonnes but remain more than double the level of a year ago.
06/21/10 - 04:08 PM EDT
May global steel production declined 1.2% from April.
06/16/10 - 03:19 PM EDT
Metals Service Center Inventories data show shipments, on an average daily basis, increased 6.7%.
06/09/10 - 01:46 PM EDT
China is expected to accelerate cutbacks in steel production in the coming weeks.
06/07/10 - 12:26 PM EDT
The Chinese steel index hit zero last week, but the drop is expected to be short-lived.