Steel and steel raw materials

Steel prices, news and analysis covering the global steel and steel raw material markets

The steel industry underpins the global economy. It intersects with other industries to a far greater degree than most commodities.

Steel’s deep entanglement with global markets exposes it to risks and opportunities from all directions – from protectionist and tariffs green tariffs to Covid-19 and supply chain disruptions. Our ferrous market experts provide global and local data-driven insights, steel prices, forecasts and market news to help you make sense of the forces that influence steel and how to respond.

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The outlook for prime hard metallurgical coal is dim, even as demand dwindles in key end user markets China and India
Shanxi, a top coal-producing province in North China which has been struggling with high levels of air pollution – is on its way to becoming a green steel leader in the country following the steps it has taken to prepare for the energy transition and to upgrade its steel industry over the past decade
Green premiums, reducing Scope 3 emissions and the quest for high-grade iron ore were among the key topics discussed at the 27th International Iron Ore forum in Stockholm
Yuriy Ryzhenkov, the chief executive officer of Metinvest Group, addressed Ukraine’s role in the future of the European steel industry, indicating that the country has the potential to become a primary supplier of direct-reduced iron (DRI) to Europe, Fastmarkets heard at Made in Steel in Milano
An overarching theme of decarbonization was on display at the Association for Iron and Steel Technology’s AISTech conference in Detroit, Michigan, among US steel industry leaders in May
China’s steel industry is on a journey to prioritize the production of green steel in a suitable and effective way, in this article, we interview Frank Zhong, the deputy director general of World Steel Association about China’s decarbonization strategy
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Steel prices and steel raw material prices

Steel prices and steelmaking raw material prices affect the entire supply chain. We provide more than 250 steel prices, 750 scrap prices and over 50 raw material prices, including industry benchmarks from across the globe. Our steel price coverage can help your organization to evaluate risk, optimize your purchasing strategy and make the right decision every time.

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