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EU Steel Exports Increase
EU steel exports edged up to a four-month high of 2.1 Mt in October, up by 0.3 Mt year-on-year, Eurofer reports. Nevertheless, a weak start to the year meant shipments in January-October were down by 0.8 Mt on the same period in 2016 at 18.8 Mt.
Venezuelan state-owned oil company PDVSA begun the process of making interest payments on four of its bonds, while suggesting that investors trust the company’s capacity to meet all debt payments, according...Read More
India, the world’s third largest crude oil consumer, imported 266K b/d of Iranian crude in November, down 43% or about 200K b/d m-o-m and 55% or 325K b/d y-o-y, in response to Iran’s decision to award...Read More
Crude runs in Chinese refineries stood at 49.43M metric tonnes in November, down 2.1% m-o-m but still 8% higher y-o-y and 5% higher than the monthly average in 2017 so far. Chinese crude runs for January-November...Read More
The Chinese domestic price for hot rolled band (HRB) climbed by $23/t in the two weeks to 13 December to the highest level since February 2013 at $556/t, according to the latest SteelBenchmarker from...Read More
ACC Coal Trading Conference
Held in New York on 4-5 December, the 16th annual conference organised by the American Coal Council included a paper on "Seaborne Commodities & Freight Trends" by John Keeshan of SSY USA.
Further to our recent release giving details of the increasing tenor of coking coal trades and continuing growth in this market, SSY Futures Ltd is delighted to announce that it has concluded the first...Read More
SSY Futures Ltd is pleased to report that it is seeing continued growth in the Coking Coal Derivatives market. 13.8 million metric tonnes of Coking Coal derivatives have traded to date this year compared...Read More