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Brazilian pig iron export prices increase in firm market
Firm market conditions have led export prices for Brazilian pig iron to rise for the second week in a row. Metal Bulletin’s weekly price assessment for Minas Gerais-origin pig iron exports increased to $370-375 per tonne fob on Friday January... Read more
Foundry › New Elkem Foundry plant in China
On 12 December, Elkem celebrated the opening of a new Foundry plant in Shizuishan city, Gansu province. The evening before the ceremony, Elkem China hosted a dinner for the customers. Roland Hennigfeld, VP of Sales & Marketing in Elkem Foundry... Read more
The Brazilian pig iron export market recorded its first transactions of 2018 this week, amid bullish views on the price outlook for the steelmaking raw material. Offers for Minas Gerais-origin pig iron are being placed in the market at $360-370... Read more
Activity in the export market for CIS-origin pig iron has improved since the new year holiday period, and rising iron ore and scrap prices are expected to push up pig iron prices, sources told Metal Bulletin this week. “Prices for... Read more
Aluminum alloys play a significant role in the vehicle light-weighting movement, with applications ranging from aluminum sheet body panels to cast aluminum powertrain and structural components. While most industry experts agree aluminum content will continue to increase in the cars... Read more
Brasil › WHY SHOULD INTERNATIONAL COMPANIES CONSIDER BUYING INDUSTRIAL COMPONENTS FROM BRAZILIAN SUPPLIERS
Brazil has a solid industrial structure, represented by global players established in the country producing passenger car and trucks, as well as agricultural, construction, forestry, oil and gas and mining machinery, among others. The necessity of these industries to have... Read more