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Friday, 31 August 2007
 

Metals - Copper Prices Mixed As Equities Ease


In other metals, nickel was up at 28375 usd from 27805 usd. Aluminium eased to 2525 usd against 2528 usd, lead was up to 3150 usd from 3115 usd, ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Cobalt: Lithium-Based and Nickel-Based Rechargeable Batteries


The result has been first the growth and now the consolidation of the copper and cobalt industries in the DRC. Why are copper, nickel and cobalt tied ...
resourceinvestor.com

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Gold Edges Higher


Copper steady: Copper prices were steady on Wednesday as a bounce in global equities offset rising London Metal Exchange stocks and fears about a slowdown ...
dailytimes.com.pk

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DJ BASE METALS: Sideways Trade As Mkt Nervous Over Month's End


Copper closed the kerb session at $7400 a metric ton, up $40 from Wednesday's close. LME nickel closed up $505 at $28300/ton and LME aluminum ended near flat ...
fxstreet.com

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Steel Dynamics Updates Third Quarter Earnings Guidance


Lower steel scrap costs for the third quarter, as we mentioned previously, will have a positive impact on the quarter's results due to our favorable scrap ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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NORTH AMERICAN STEEL PRICES STRUGGLE TO KEEP PACE WITH EU AND


Long products' values should hold up over period four as both scrap costs and demand remain high. The MEPS EU Composite Price surpassed its previous peak in ...
meps.co.uk

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Interseroh "buy"


Healthy demand from China and growing environmental awareness are expected to support steel and metal scrap prices going forward, Dexia Securities adds.
newratings.com

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Gerdau Ameristeel Announces Tender Offer For Chaparral Steel ...


... of mill finished steel products. Through its vertically integrated network of 17 mini-mills (including one 50% owned joint venture mini-mill), 17 scrap ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Namibia: Stolen Copper Wire Seized At Walvis Bay


More than a tonne of stolen NamPower copper wire, which was destined for the scrap-metal trade at Walvis Bay, was intercepted by the Swakopmund Police on ...

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Police Operation On Full Metal Alert


In addition to police officers looking for stolen scrap metal, officers from HM Revenue & Customs conducted 52 tank dips in the search for illegal red ...
thecomet.net

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Metal Management Inc.: Staying Active During Challenging Times


Mars Industries handled approximately 330000 tons of ferrous scrap metal per year in the Detroit area. The Detroit business was fully integrated into Metal ...
industryweek.com

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Introduction to the Scrap Metal Trade


Recycling scrap metal has always been a potential business in which one can make money and even more so now with a huge emphasis on recycling. ...
pr-gb.com

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Thursday, 30 August 2007
 

Steel Prices Set To Rise


Scrap metal, the main component of reinforcing steel and wire, is traded in US dollars. Scrap metal prices have hit historic highs over the past four months ...
tvnz.co.nz

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Steel Consumption May Exceed 8mil Tonnes


Scrap was currently traded at US$270 to US$290 a tonne against US$110 per tonne two years ago, said Chow, who is also Southern Steel Bhd chief operating ...
biz.thestar.com.my

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Steel Scrap Recycling Drops as Reserves Decline


Also, as steel production rates have increased, so has the demand for steel scrap. These two points are evident in the historic high prices for steel scrap, ...
As Published by 33metalproducing.com

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On The Market For A Span? Mount Si Bridge Is For Sale


If it were sold for scrap, the 93-ton bridge could fetch an estimated $10000, said Jim Markus, engineering manager for the county Road Services Division. ...
seattletimes.nwsource.com

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Ex-Official In Port Clinton Indicted In Scrap Metal Theft


A high-ranking city employee who recently resigned from his post over the sale of city-owned scrap metal was indicted this morning in Ottawa ...
toledoblade.com

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Steel And Wire Prices Driven Up


The fall in the New Zealand dollar from over US 80c to around US 70c during the past month and the continued rising price of world scrap metal are driving ...
scoop.co.nz

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WV Legislature Passes Scrap Metal Theft Bill


The West Virginia State Legislature passed a bill earlier this month that seeks to mandate steps and procedures to reduce the amount of scrap metal theft ...
recyclingtoday.com

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Scrap Metal Thefts Are Police Priority


... some from as far afield as Bolton and known to be stolen to order to use to transport scrap metal, they feel the police are 'not interested. ...
tamesideadvertiser.co.uk

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Round-The-Clock Licence Plan


Over 100 licenses that have hampered growth of sub sectors such as film, scrap metal, industrial alcohol licenses among others are to be repealed or ...
eastandard.net

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Church Bells Ring Up Hot Trade As Scrap Metal


Plymouth Trinity United Church's bell was stolen during the winter, and later found in a scrap yard. "Nothing like this has ever happened before," Favreau ...
canada.com

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Theft Of Metal On Rise In Area


The bell was originally stolen in 1987 three men who sledge hammered it into 50 pieces to sell it -- unnoticed -- as scrap metal. ...
benningtonbanner.com

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Gold, Silver Climb As Energy Prices Rise, US Dollar Recedes


Nickel, tin, aluminum and copper rose. Copper found late support in news that unionized workers at Southern Copper Corp. copper mines in Peru voted to start ...
iht.com

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Surging Nickel Ore Imports


Shanghai copper prices moved generally in line with LME prices last week, although in recent weeks, there has been a noticeable narrowing of the ...
mineweb.net

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Low US Demand Puts Pressure On Copper, Zinc


Industrial metals copper, zinc and nickel are expected to remain under pressure on dampening housing demand in the US and rising inventories at ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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The Indian Head Cent


And yet there was such a time & The creation of the copper-nickel Flying Eagle cent in 1857, which replaced the large cent, produced profound changes in the ...
Enumismaster.com

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Wednesday, 29 August 2007
 

Law Helps Police Track Stolen Metal


Lancaster police and scrap metal recyclers will be working closer together after city council voted Monday on revisions to the city's scrap ...
lancastereaglegazette.com

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Man Seen Stealing Scrap Metal Is Located & Arrested


A man observed stealing scrap metal this afternoon was located by deputies and arrested, the sheriff's office reported. Keith A. Snyder, 37, ...
As Published by bradenton.com

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Officials Plan Crackdown On Scrap Metal Thefts


... number of scrap metals thefts, particularly copper and aluminum. These records would then be used by the department for possible leads into metal thefts.
zwire.com

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Belonging and Belief, Found in Scrap Lumber


One problem in the sometimes illicit world of salvage, where issues of ownership and taxes can be as twisted as scrap metal, is simply getting the sellers ...
nytimes.com

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Procurement and Sourcing News: Staggering Rise in Metals Prices ...


By The global prices for a variety metals, such as copper, nickel, and titanium, have soared in the past few years, as the enormous ...
scdigest.com

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Copper Thefts Hit Farms Hard, Rising Metal Prices Fuel Surge


A recent bill in California that would have required recyclers to implement more safeguards to identify people selling scrap metal failed, ...
mercurynews.com

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General Assembly Establishes Metal Theft Committee


He said CSOonline, a noted publication for executives in the security industry, calls scrap metal theft a nationwide "epidemic," noting that the ...
chattanoogan.com

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Wilfred Turns Scrap Metal Into Tiny Dream Machines


Wilfred said most of the models took two to three months of sporadic work to complete, and are made mostly from scrap metal, with some wooden pieces and a ...

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Metals Slip As Copper Stocks Jump


Steelmaking raw material nickel was down $850 after industry sources said Posco, the world's fourth-largest steelmaker, would cut stainless steel output by ...
africa.reuters.com

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Metals Melt On Glut Fears


Nickel and copper fell in London as stockpile increases stoked speculation of a glut of metals in the international markets. Aluminium and zinc also dropped ...
business-standard.com

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Procurement and Sourcing News: Staggering Rise in Metals Prices ...


The global prices for a variety metals, such as copper, nickel, and titanium, have soared in the past few years, as the enormous ...
scdigest.com

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Gippsland To Further Test Nickel-Copper Prospect Beside Ancient ...


Mining company Gippsland Ltd said it will further survey the Abu Swayel nickel-copper prospect next to an ancient Egyptian ...
forbes.com

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Canadian Arrow Acquires New Nickel - Copper Project


Previous exploration efforts identified nickel-copper sulphide mineralization in twelve trenches along a 700 metre trend. The zone, discovered in 1965 by ...
newswire.ca

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Quanex Fiscal Third Quarter 2007 Results


... ($0.05 per diluted share) non-cash LIFO charge that primarily reflects the rise in the cost of steel scrap at the Company's Vehicular Products Group. ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Consumption Of Steel To Rise 5% This Year & 7% In 2008


However, the huge demand for steel from China to build its infrastructure
had caused the supply of scrap steel to dwindle," Narendran said. ...
theedgedaily.com

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A Green Stand At The Fair


The cost of making new steel, copper and even paper has skyrocketed as demand from China and India for raw materials have exploded in recent years. Scrap ...
startribune.com

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Fired Contractor Can Still Make Millions In Deutsche Scrap


Officials would confirm only that the contractor is allowed to sell off any scrap it recovers and cleans, from steel beams to air conditioning units. ...
nydailynews.com

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Tuesday, 28 August 2007
 

Scrap Lessons


Pupils at Peers School at Littlemore, Oxford, had spent weeks scouring their parents' sheds, garages and attics for any scrap metal they could find. ...
oxfordmail.net

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Man, 37, Seen Stealing Scrap Metal, Arrested


A man observed stealing scrap metal Sunday afternoon was located by deputies and arrested, the sheriff's office reported. Keith A. Snyder, 37, ...
As Published by bradenton.com

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Makers Find Practical, Nontoxic Materials


Ltd focuses mainly on OEM designs, with women's belt buckles in zinc alloy and copper among the best-selling models. Belt buckles from D-Max are nickel-free ...
fashion.globalsources.com

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Realty Stocks Hit Hardest In Recent Fall


Experts said prices of most commodities including copper, nickel, aluminum and zinc, had fallen in the international markets on speculation that a global ...
business-standard.com

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Chrometco Lifts DRC Interest


Meanwhile, Simons has almost fully switched his attention to a number of potential projects in the DRC, where copper, cobalt, nickel and tin have caught his ...
miningmx.com

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Copper Rises in Asia on Better-Than-Expected US Home Sales


Aluminum was 1.4 percent higher at $2568 a ton, nickel 0.4 percent lower at $27700 a ton, and tin down 0.5 percent at $14550 a ton. ...
bloomberg.com

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Steel Recycling Holds Strong Despite Inventory Crunch


Prices for steel scrap remain significantly above the historical average price, and as a result, inventories of steel scrap across America are at their ...
earthtimes.org

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Monday, 27 August 2007
 

Oil & Oilseeds End Weak


NON-FERROUS METALS: Mixed trends were noticed in the Delhi non-ferrous metals market past week with Nickel, Tin Ingot, Copper and Cadmium recording sharp ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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Asian Stocks Gain on Outlook for US Economy; Toyota Climbs


1 nickel producer, rose 2 percent to 2355 yen. A measure of six metals traded on the London Metal Exchange, including copper and nickel, added 0.8 percent ...
bloomberg.com

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Scrap Surge


"We're preparing for the growth, and getting the proper equipment to handle all the scrap metal that's produced in this valley." The new machinery includes ...
helenair.com

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Scrapyard Blaze Anniversary Marked By Second Fire


A four-alarm fire broke at a scrap metal yard in northern Toronto exactly a year after the same location was destroyed by another blaze. ...
toronto.ctv.ca

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Memories Stolen


Unscrupulous scrap dealers must stop claiming ignorance. If there is no market for this precious "scrap" metal, it is unlikely the thievery will continue.
langleytimes.com

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Thief's Demise May Spur New Law


In the wake of a scrap thief's on-the-job death, Massillon City Councilman Tim Bryan has asked council to review a scrap metal law adopted ...
indeonline.com

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Scrap Metal Probe Now A Criminal Case


Babcock and Heschel are accused of selling scrap metal from a city-owned facility with the intent to set up a slush fund. They were also aware of a cash ...
sanduskyregister.com

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Nothing's Sacred For Metal Morons


Scrap metal thieves may think stealing brass, copper and stainless steal from address plates, grave markers and wiring for ...
burnabynewsleader.com

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Legislation Looks To Curb Copper Thieves


Scrap metal dealers like Roland and Roy Hess, of Hess Brothers Scrap Metal Inc., and Vance Kraner, of Kraner Metals & Recycling, worked on changes during an ...
lancastereaglegazette.com

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New Law Targets Metal Thieves


"They have to be legitimate transactions," said Castillo, who sells more than $3 million in scrap metal a year. "You just have to abide by the law because ...
As Published by chicagotribune.com

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Scrap Metal Stolen


They took the metal, mostly old window frames, between 6.30pm on Friday, August 17 and 10.30am on Saturday, August 18. The scrap had been ...
ealingtimes.co.uk

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Copper Catches Thieves' Eyes


"The price was 60 cents per pound when I began in the scrap metal business in 1999 - and that was a good price at the time." Williard on Thursday was buying ...
As Published by therecordherald.com

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Utility Firm Offers Financial Reward for Help in Catching Scrap ...


Embarq Corp., a telecommunications company headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas, is offering a $5000 reward for information leading to the arrest and ...
recyclingtoday.com

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Bend School's Bleachers Are Dismantled, Sold For Scrap


And they were sold as scrap metal for about $140. School officials noticed last week that the small set of bleachers, which were used for fans at the ...
bendbulletin.com

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2 Port Clinton Officials Disciplined Over Sale Of Scrap Metal


14, about a month after the city hired the Toledo law firm of Marshall & Melhorn to investigate the sale of scrap metal. It hand-delivered its final report ...
toledoblade.com

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Scrap Metal Execs Make Donation To Gleaners After Copper Theft


And we have the same issues at our companies," scrap metal recycler Greg Goldstein said. "They're not really responsible. They are trying to be good and ...
wishtv.com

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200 Cases Of Lead Theft In Just 150 Days


The crimewave has been caused by a dramatic leap in the international price of scrap metal, with the demand for raw materials in the Far East spiralling. ...
northamptonchron.co.uk

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Arrests Made In Scrap Metal Cases


By Steven Hepker Jackson County sheriff's deputies and city police reported two brazen attempts to steal scrap metal Thursday. The first incident involved ...
mlive.com

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GobiMin Earns Record Profits


The nickel and copper company said Friday it earned 7.5 cents a share for the second quarter ended June 30, compared with 1.6 cents a share for the same ...
thestar.com

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Do Freight Rates Tell The True Story?


The family of traded base metals grouped under the GFMS Index - copper, nickel, zinc, lead, and aluminium - have together seen price falls of 15pc over the ...
telegraph.co.uk

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Copper, Nickel, Aluminum Fall on Speculation Credit Woes Linger


Copper, nickel, aluminum and zinc fell in London, paring their first weekly gain in five, on speculation that a global credit squeeze may ...
bloomberg.com

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Saturday, 25 August 2007
 

Metals - Copper Edges HigherAmong


other metals, nickel was up at 28440 usd from 28200 usd after gaining 1000 usd yesterday. Nickel's gains were supported by a report from the World ...
forbes.com

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Metals - Copper Edges Higher, Tracking Equities


Among other metals, nickel was up at 28440 usd from 28200 usd after gaining 1000 usd yesterday. Nickel's gains were supported by a report from the World ...
forbes.com

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Gold Steadies, Vulnerable As Credit Worries Persists


Copper for three-months delivery on the London Metal Exchange was at $7185/7195 a tonne down $75 from Thursday's close. London-listed miners BHP Billiton ...
dailytimes.com.pk

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Steel Ministry To Recommend Waiver Of 5% Import Duty On Scrap


Secondary steel producers made a demand for abolishing the 5% import duty at the council meeting saying that there is already a 4% CVD on scrap barring a ...
indiainfoline.com

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Second-Quarter Report & Outlook


The scrap yards will partly serve as a source of steel scrap to the company's mill in Roanoke, Va. "We didn't buy these things just to be feeders to the ...
metalcenternews.com

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Thieves Risk Lives For Metal


THIEVES risking their lives to steal copper, lead and other metals have turned the Nuneaton area into Warwickshire's scrap metal capital. ...
iccoventry.icnetwork.co.uk

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Scrap Metal Thieves Add To JPS Woes


The Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) says scrap metal thieves and companies sharing its utility poles have added to the damage already sustained by its ...
radiojamaica.com

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Friday, 24 August 2007
 

Hopes To Keep The New Flame In One Piece


A specialist diving team inspecting the scrap metal cargo vessel 'New Flame' which is semi-submerged off Gibraltar after ...
typicallyspanish.com

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One PC Administrator Resigns, Another Demoted


Babcock and Heschel were placed on unpaid administrative leave after the city launched an internal investigation, regarding the missing scrap metal.
sanduskyregister.com

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Man Charged With Stealing Brass Plaques From Churches


Police have charged a man with stealing more than 100 brass plaques from Houston churches and selling them for scrap metal. ...
abclocal.go.com

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BHP Reports Strong 2nd Half On Global Commodity Demand


The miner had record annual production for natural gas, alumina, aluminum, copper, nickel, iron ore, manganese ore and coking coal. ...
iht.com

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Canadian Arrow Awards Engineering and Metallurgical Contracts


... engineering services contract to DST Consulting Engineers in order to advance the Company's 100% owned Kenbridge Nickel Project in Northwestern Ontario. ...
newswire.ca

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Norilsk Nickel's Long-Term Issuer Default Rating Affirmed


... short-term IDR at 'F3', citing its position as the world's leading producer of nickel and palladium, and a significant producer of copper and platinum. ...
forbes.com

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Sharp Rise In Nickel, Tin, Copper Prices


Prices of nickel, tin and copper firmed up sharply on the non-ferrous metal market here on Thursday owing to good industrial demand coupled with ...
hindu.com

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Metals - Copper Rises As Improved Sentiment Encourages Bargain Hunting


Among other metals, tin, yesterday's biggest faller, rose to 14350 usd versus 14085 usd, lead climbed to 3010 usd from 2885 usd yesterday, and nickel edged ...
forbes.com

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MetalCORP Commences Drilling on High Grade Molybdenum


The projects, with an area of more than 65000 acres, include the Big Lake copper-zinc-silver-gold property, the North Rock copper-nickel-platinum property, ...
northernminer.com

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UPDATE 6-Copper, Lead & Nickel End Up On Firm Equities


Copper, lead and nickel futures rose on Wednesday as firm Chinese demand and higher
share ...
investing.reuters.co.uk

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BHP Billiton Will Up 2008 Nickel, Copper Output


BHP Billiton achieved record output in eight major commodities, including copper, nickel, manganese, aluminium and metallurgical coal. ...
miningmx.com

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Perhaps It's Time to Revamp Coinage System


A copper-nickel clad alloy with "equivalent electromagnetic signature" solved the problem in 1964 without undue consequences to the vending and tolls ...
numismaster.com

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WMC Makes BHP Different


The former WMC, acquired for $9 billion - a sum BHPB could recoup in just two or three years if nickel (and copper) prices stay strong. ...
news.com.au

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BHP Billiton Posts Record $16.7bn Annual Profit


In fiscal 2007, BHP Billiton achieved record annual production in natural gas, alumina, aluminium, copper, nickel, iron ore, manganese ore and metallurgical ...
news.com.au

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DJ BASE METALS: Rally Sharply On Close In Line With US Stocks


LME zinc climbed 4% to touch $3100/ton, while LME nickel rose 3% with tinand copper both up 3%. LME lead regained the $3000/mark and aluminum was pulled up ...
fxstreet.com

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OneSteel Reports 10.4pc Profit Rise


OneSteel is forecasting that steel prices will remain volatile, but has a positive outlook for the price of iron ore. "International prices for steel and ...
news.com.au

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JSW Steel's Acquisition Pricey


Analysts also point to plenty of new capacity coming up in steel plates over the next couple of years, which might lead to pressure on prices. ...
livemint.com

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EU STEEL PRICES HOLDING UP AT RECORD LEVELS DESPITE INCREASED IMPORTS


This was fuelled by surging demand from the construction sector, particularly in the Middle East, along with higher scrap costs. However, most long products ...
meps.co.uk

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Thieves Targeting Signs & Numbers


And Clarkson said residents wouldn't be in this dilemma if authorities cracked down on scrap metal dealers. "I'm thinking, oh my gosh, how does anybody ...
tricitynews.com

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City Council Seeks to Stop Stolen Goods


This would apply not only to scrap metal and precious metal dealers, but any shop that re-sells items. A sanctuary for sinners, the Cathedral of Immaculate ...
wane.com

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The New Flame Is In Danger Of Sinking


The scrap metal cargo boat, 'New Flame' which was in a collision with a tanker off Gibraltar two weeks ago, is in danger of ...
typicallyspanish.com

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Caller Upset With Border Procedures


I think there should be a law or ordinance passed for these scrap metal places that take in this stuff. If there was no market for it or a scrap metal ...
thetimesherald.com

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OneSteel Ups Profit By 15% Despite $A, Costs


Mr Plummer said international prices for steel and key inputs such as scrap and hot rolled coil would remain volatile. "The medium-term outlook for iron ore ...
smh.com.au

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Tata Steel's Sales, Revenue Show Increase


Tata has a total production capacity of construction steel totalling 1.7 million tonnes, with 1.3-million-tonnes per year of scrap smelting. ...
As Published by bangkokpost.com

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Scrap Dealers Support Bill Moving Through Legislature


Scrap metal dealers fencing stolen copper could face steep fines and the loss of their licenses in legislation ...
dailymail.com

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Hraychuck Wants Stiffer Penalties For Scrap Metal Thefts


As the price of scrap metal climbs so does the number of metal thefts say area law enforcement officials and area lawmakers hope they have a solution. ...
riverfallsjournal.com

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Recycle Appliances During September


City Administrator Nancy Viselli said most of the area's scrap metal businesses won't take refrigerators and air conditioners because of freon....
lakesunleader.com

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New Bill Cracks Down On Scrap-Metal Sales


Illinois lawmakers hope to rein in the thefts with a new law that requires scrap dealers to keep and gather information about metal sellers. ...
Elgin Lotto & Tobacconist

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BSC Dusts Off Old Nickel Prospect


... at the Insizwa nickel, copper and platinum group metal sulphide project in South Africa, which was first owned by Falconbridge and Impala Platinum....
miningmx.com

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Global Copper & Nickel Demand Spurs Exploration On The Range


Minnesota Public Radio People have been exploring Minnesota for metals like copper and nickel for years. It's here, thinly scattered ...
minnesota.publicradio.org

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Metals - Copper Range-Bound Near 7000 usd; Nervous Investors Eye ...


Copper stockpiles often rise over the summer months, as demand is seasonally lower, analysts said. In other metals, nickel was up slightly at 26960 usd from ...
forbes.com

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Copper Falls Amid Liquidity Concern


Aluminium fell to a 10-month low but nickel rose. Equities and metals prices had staged a two-day rally after the US Federal Reserve (Fed) cut its discount ...
mining-journal.com

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Thursday, 23 August 2007
 

Syrian Man killed, 5 Others Injured In Scrap Metal Shop Blast


AP BEIRUT, Lebanon: A Syrian man was killed while five other Syrians, including the deceased man's son, were injured in an explosion in a scrap metal shop ...
iht.com

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WV Lawmakers Back for Another Crack at Copper Theft


Governor Manchin thought the rules for scrap metal dealers were too harsh. "The last bill had something to do with warrentless searches, we have taken out ...
wsaz.com

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DNA Test Links Alleged Scrap Metal Thief To Historic Murders


The 51-year-old was arrested in the town of Aachen for stealing scrap metal in March, and his fingerprints and DNA were taken for cross-referencing with a ...
tv3.co.nz

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Clampdown Launched On Rogue Scrap Metal Dealers


The highest-profile theft believed to be linked to scrap metal was that of a two-tonne Henry Moore sculpture stolen from Hertfordshire in December 2005.
burnleycitizen.co.uk

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Pure Nickel Presents Exploration Results From Its Fox River Project


Copper, nickel and palladium values up to 2.38 %, 0.43 % and 1033 ppb, respectively were recorded. - 392 core samples submitted for assay and geochemical ...
earthtimes.org

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Copper Snaps Three-Day Drop as Chile Exports Rise; Nickel Gains


Nickel and aluminum also rose. Chile's exports of copper rose 7.7 percent in July, data from the nation's central bank showed yesterday. ...
bloomberg.com

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Copper Rises in Asia as Fed Rate Cut Lessens Demand Concern


Among other LME-traded metals, tin gained 1.5 percent to $13700 a ton, and nickel traded 2.3 percent higher at $26600 a ton. To contact the reporter on this ...
bloomberg.com

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NZ-Listed Gold Miner Faces Philippines Opposition


The Philippines ranks among the world's top five countries for deposits of copper, nickel and iron ore and is geographically closer to resource-hungry China ...
stuff.co.nz

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Tuesday, 21 August 2007
 

Asia Inc Prepares For Fallout Of Credit Squeeze


Baoshan Iron and Steel, China's top steel maker, said on Monday that it was cutting steel product prices for Q4 of 2007, which industry sources say is a ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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'Producers Can't Export Steel Below MP'


Paswan further said his ministry will review the demand of the industry to scrap 5% customs duty on steel and forward the same to the finance ministry for ...
timesofindia.indiatimes.com

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Terra Nostra Positioned for Growth; Expecting Firm Demand and ...


Terra Nostra is also emerging as a leading stainless steel producer in China through its 51 percent interest in Shandong Quanxin Stainless Steel Co., Ltd., ...
sev.prnewswire.com

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BlueScope Steel's Second-Half Profit Jumps 11-Fold (Update1)


Higher iron ore, zinc and scrap prices boosted Bluescope's full-year production costs by A$365 million. ``The numbers were a little disappointing,'' ...
bloomberg.com

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Monday, 20 August 2007
 

End Thefts Of Valuable 'scrap'


Barely a day goes by without news of an audacious burglary pulled off by thieves intending to mine scrap metal from purloined items. ...
As Published by kansascity.com

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BlueScope Steel Profit Misses Analysts' Expectations (Update3)


Higher iron ore, zinc and scrap metal prices boosted BlueScope's full-year production costs by A$365 million. The stronger Australian dollar cut earnings in ...
bloomberg.com

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Uganda To Revive Kilembe Copper Mine


The Kilembe mill produced copper and cobalt concentrates as well as other associated metals like nickel, iron and gold in small percentages. ...
As Published by nationmedia.com

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Sunday, 19 August 2007
 

High Scrap Prices Lead To Copper Theft


Tuesday afternoon, Keweenaw Scrap Metal was paying $2.76 per pound for copper. "Last March we were as high as $4 for a couple weeks but overall, ...
mininggazette.com

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Metal Robberies Surge Vandals Take Wire, Devices - Even Ladders


The scrap metal thieves, or "scrappers," sell the stolen metal to junk dealers, usually for a small price. Businesses not only have to replace the stolen ...
sbsun.com

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Mozambique: Exports of Scrap Metal Devastes Economy


To prevent further damages to its infrastructures, the provincial government of the northern province of Nampula is planning to ban the trade on scrap metal ...

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Exports Of Scrap Metal Hits Mozambique's Economy


The National Director of Trade, Sergio Macamo, told reporters that the increasing demand for scrap metals is often being supplied with stolen materials, ...
As Published by afriquenligne.fr

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Surviving The Ammo Shortage


If your agency sells your scrap brass or participates in a remanufacturing program, steel or aluminum empties mixed in with conventional brass casings may ...
policeone.com

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Copper Edges Up As Sentiment Towards US Equities Improves


Among other metals, nickel rose to 25550 usd against 25105 usd, while lead inched up to 2861 usd against 2800 usd. Zinc rose to 3054 usd from 2995 usd, ...
forbes.com

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Saturday, 18 August 2007
 

Base Metals Bounce Higher After Fed Rate Cut


The clearing house cut initial margins for copper, nickel and zinc at the end of July. Supporting prices was news Peruvian workers at Southern Copper's ...
canada.com

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Copper Snaps Three-Day Drop in London; Aluminum, Nickel Gain


Copper stockpiles tracked by the LME rose for a third consecutive day, gaining 1 percent to 120550 tons. Nickel gained $700 to $25800 tons. ...
bloomberg.com

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Gold, Oil Fall Alongside Stocks


Copper dropped sharply on the London Metal Exchange, as did aluminum, zinc, lead, nickel, and tin. "Industry news was bullish, though was totally ...
As Published by forbes.com

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Base Metals Bounce


Copper futures at the London Metal Exchange, often considered a key gauge of the real economy, were up almost 4 percent at $7005 per tonne. ...
dailytimes.com.pk

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Copper Ends Three-Day Drop; Nickel & Gold Advance


Gold, nickel and aluminium also rose. Chile`s exports of copper rose 7.7% in July, data from the nation`s central bank showed yesterday. ...
mining-journal.com

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Terra Nostra Positioned for Growth; Expecting Firm Demand and ...


Terra Nostra Resources Corporation , majority owner of two China joint venture companies in the copper and stainless steel ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Deputies Lose Trail of Suspected Scrap Metal Thief


County officers called off their search Thursday afternoon for a man who was possibly involved in local scrap metal thefts....
wbay.com

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PC Administrators' Leave Connected To Missing Scrap Metal


"The investigation is centered on the scrap metal issue, and the two people put on administrative leave are part of the investigation," Councilman Glenn ...
sanduskyregister.com

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Liberia Says "Arms Cache" Was Actually Scrap Metal


... a large ammunition cache they thought they had discovered while investigating a possible coup plot was in fact scrap metal destined for recycling. ...
reuters.com

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Copper Thieves Bedevil AT&T


Even scrap metal companies themselves feel the pinch. Rick Golsen, president of Atlanta Metal, one of Atlanta's handful of dealers, said a thief recently ...
As Published by ajc.com

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Oil, Metals Pace Commodity Declines on Credit Woes, Stock Slump


Oil, nickel and copper led declines in commodity prices as concern mounted that losses in global credit markets will erode economic growth ...
bloomberg.com

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Metals - Nickel Sinks To 11-month Low Amid Rising Fears Of Global ...


Elsewhere, copper, often seen as the base metal board leader, was also engulfed by risk aversion while a daily report from the LME earlier saying inventory ...
forbes.com

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Mismanagement Causes Dump To Shut Down Temporarily


DOH Communications Director Janice Okubo said Maui County was having difficulties in finding a contractor that could clear the scrap metal in the landfill. ...
themolokaidispatch.com

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Sidwell Rocks As 'scrap metal' Bomb Is Blown Up


A SIDWELL scrap metal dealer landed an explosive deal yesterday when a man off the street tried to sell him a ...
As Published by theherald.co.za

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Lebanon: Syrian killed In Scrap Metal Shop Blast


By AP A Syrian man was killed while five other Syrians, including the deceased man's son, were injured in an explosion in a scrap metal shop in eastern ...
jpost.com

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Thievery of 'Scrap' Metal on the Rise


By Charles Hawley Thieves looking to profit from the sale of scrap metal are getting more numerous -- and perhaps a little dumber. With prices for metallic ...
As Published by spiegel.de

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Deputies Hunting Down Suspected Scrap Metal Thief


At noon, the Brown County Sheriff's Department was involved in what it called an active search for a man possibly involved in local thefts of scrap metal. ...
wbay.com

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Banned Dump 'pickers' Defend Their Rights


At least it is until next Tuesday, when the town Department of Public Works begins enforcing a ban on picking through the scrap metal pile at the town's ...
capecodonline.com

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Friday, 17 August 2007
 

2 Officials Placed On Leave In Area Quiz


Two high-ranking city employees have been placed on unpaid administrative leave until an investigation into missing scrap metal is complete, three local elected officials said yesterday.
toledoblade.com

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Steel Prices Firm Up In Punjab On Input Crunch


Chandigarh, Aug 16 (PTI) Low supply of raw material has resulted in escalation of steel prices in Punjab by Rs 500 per metric tonne in the last one week.
The price of steel ingot has zoomed to Rs 25,000 per MT from Rs 24,500 per MT. Similarly, price of saria has gone up from Rs 28,500 per MT to Rs 29,000 MT, traders said.
As Published by ptinews.com

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Producer Price Index Rises 0.6% in July


By contrast, the iron and steel scrap index decreased 4.7 percent in July compared with a 1.4-percent advance in the prior month. Prices for hides and skins ...
123jump.com

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COMPOSITE STEEL PRICE - LATEST FORECASTS FROM MEPS


Scrap costs have also been steadily falling. We expect reasonably stable pricing conditions in both the flat and long products segments over the next few ...
meps.co.uk

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Thursday, 16 August 2007
 

Shred It And Then Forget It


Or you can take it to one of Portland's many scrap metal recyclers, and get paid for your trouble. At Metro Metals Northwest Inc. (5611 NE Columbia Blvd., ...
clackamasreview.com

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Grimmel Removes Scrap Metal From Sea Floor


By Adam Leech PORTSMOUTH -- The scrap metal operator at the State Pier has begun removing pieces of metal from the ocean floor along the berthing area, ...
seacoastonline.com

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Omro Theif Nets $38 For Engines Valued At $6000


In separate incidents police arrested five people connected to four thefts of scrap metal from behind local businesses. Police stopped two Omro boys,...
thenorthwestern.com

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Men Arrested Over Metal Thefts


As part of Operation Livewire officers are visiting scrap metal dealers to inspect their books, while stop checks will be carried out on vehicles ...
ledburyreporter.co.uk

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Commission To Consider Scrap-Metal Ordinance


There doesn't seem to be anything statewide that has any sort of scrap metal checks and balances." Such an ordinance may impact the bottom line for ...
thebrunswicknews.com

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Does Clean Copper Mean Dirty Deal?


A routine inspection Ferreira's scrap metal yard on Tuesday led Barnstable detectives to the discovery of a couple thousand pounds of allegedly stolen ...
townonline.com

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Illegal Foragers Harvest More Than 2% Of Scrap Business


Exports of scrap metal was for the first four months of 2007 already close to half the value of exports for 2006, and grew by 129 per cent to US$44 million ...
jamaicaobserver.com

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Sector Snap: Industrial Metals


Copper for September delivery fell 7.1 cents to end at $337 per pound on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Overseas, copper, tin, aluminum, nickel and zinc ...
As Published by forbes.com

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Metals - Base Metals Languish As Slide In Financial Markets ...


Among other metals, nickel eased to 26500 usd from 27300 usd, while lead slid below the psychologically important 3000 usd mark to trade at 2960 usd against ...
forbes.com

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Emerging-Market Stocks, Currencies Drop as Subprime Woes Mount


Copper and nickel fell for a second day in London on concern the US mortgage crisis will crimp demand for metals. Peru's Southern Copper Corp. fell 2.7 ...
bloomberg.com

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Iligan Ferro-Nickel Project, Masbate Gold Mine To Open


Another project that may start production within one year is the Carmen copper mine of Atlas Consolidated Mining and Development Corp. ...
As Published by mb.com.ph

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Wednesday, 15 August 2007
 

Keystone Reports Second Quarter 2007 Results


The Company is a leading manufacturer of steel fabricated wire products, industrial wire, billets and wire rod. Keystone also manufactures welded wire ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Steel's Latest Hot Spot: The US


SeverCorr's project involves a mini-mill, which is powered by electricity rather than coal and often depends on scrap steel as a raw material. ...
online.wsj.com

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Scrap Metal Thieves Cause Apartment Flood


DETROIT -- Residents of the Marwood Apartments near John R and Marston roads were flooded out of their homes Tuesday morning because of scrap metal thieves. ...
clickondetroit.com

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Thieves Damage City Fountain


The worker said the man visits the scrap metal shop several times a week. The nozzles may be about $3 on the street, but it costs about $200 to replace one ...
thekansascitychannel.com

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Kitten Rescued From Scrap Metal Crusher


A VERY lucky kitten is recovering after being saved from a pile of scrap metal at a recycling centre. The fortunate feline was rescued at Chester Recycling ...
eveningleader.co.uk

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Liberia Arms Cache 'Scrap Metal'


An arms cache announced in Liberia last week has turned out to be nothing more than 18 bags of scrap metal, the government has admitted. ...
news.bbc.co.uk

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Copper Capers


As prices have risen, so, too, have thefts, often with the purpose of shipping the scrap metal to foreign markets. These thefts often have lethal ...
thetelegram.com

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International Royalty Corporation Reports Second Quarter Earnings


... 66 Voisey's Bay 12727 1842 22432 2185 (1) Gold is in thousands of ounces; nickel, copper and cobalt are in thousands of contained pounds in concentrate. ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Lundin Mining 2007 Second Quarter Results


The acquisition of Rio Narcea adds the Aguablanca copper-nickel mine to
Lundin Mining's assets which will be consolidated during the third quarter....
earthtimes.org

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Rio Narcea Announces Second Quarter 2007 Results Successful ...


Head grades during the quarter were 0.54% and 0.41% for nickel and copper, respectively (0.61% and 0.49% for nickel and copper, respectively in the same ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Tuesday, 14 August 2007
 

Brazil: The land Of Iron. And Of Nickel, Of Copper, Of Gold...


Other metals that have been attracting attention are copper and nickel - not just for their production volume, which has grown around 11% for both compared ...

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Flying Eagle Premiered Copper-Nickel Alloy


As early as 1837, Lewis Feuchtwanger produced some one and three-cent pieces made from German Silver (a combination of copper, nickel and zinc) and ...
numismaster.com

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Energy, Copper, Nickel Futures Advance


AP Business Writer NEW YORK -- Oil and industrial metals prices rebounded Monday as a calmer day on Wall Street helped soothe concerns that credit market ...
As Published by theolympian.com

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Macquarie Lifts 2008 Copper, Aluminum Price Forecasts (Update1)


Their nickel forecast was unchanged. ``The raw material end of the copper market remains extremely tight,'' the analysts said. ...
bloomberg.com

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Wallbridge Mining Continues $5.3 M Exploration Program in Sudbury


The Company is targeting copper, nickel and platinum group element ("PGE") ineralization in the Sudbury Basin, host to the world's largest nickel mining ...
newswire.ca

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Duluth Metals Receives NI 43-101 Report on Copper-Nickel-PGE


The deposit is primarily a copper-nickel-PGM play but has other potential credits including gold, silver and cobalt," stated Dr. Henry Sandri, President. ...
newswire.ca

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Energy, Copper, Nickel Futures Advance


Lead, which shed 12 percent last week, regained about 3 percent Monday on the London Metal Exchange, while copper and nickel also moved higher. ...
As Published by forbes.com

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Credit Worries, Commodities Price Troubles


Copper, nickel, lead, zinc, tin and aluminium all battled last week to remain positive but were bombed Thursday and Friday by the great credit scare. ...
As Published by acnnewswire.net

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Fishermen Find Alleged WWII Plane Wreck In Albay Sea


Looking around the perimeter, Belga recognized pieces of scrap metal he assumed to be part of the plane. A little more than 20 meters away, ...
newsinfo.inquirer.net

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Wheeling Steelmaker's Losses Put Firm In Peril


The company blamed higher scrap costs related to its dismissal of its scrap supplier and lower prices, partially offset by increased shipments. ...
post-gazette.com

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Copper's A Gold Mine For Brash Thieves


But unscrupulous business owners, eager for the scrap, simply look the other way, Yoshimoto said. Brian Tran, general manager of Sunshine Steel in ...
http://www.sacbee.com/101/story/322180.html

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Monday, 13 August 2007
 

Kinsteel Shares Drawing Interest


Furthermore, international steel prices, especially for bars and wire rods, were anticipated to grow stronger, partly backed by rising scrap cost, it added. ...
thestar.com.my

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Metal Theft Climbs As Scrap Prices Rise


BY CESAR NEYOY, BAJO EL SOL Increased scrap metal prices over the past two years have led to a 60 percent jump in reported thefts of copper, aluminum and ...
yumasun.com

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Cargo Boat & Tanker Collide Off Gibraltar


By hb - Aug 12, 2007 - 4:36 PM A cargo boat loaded with scrap metal is on the point of sinking after colliding with a tanker off the coast of Algeciras and ...
typicallyspanish.com

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Indonesia Proposes Lower Limit on Ore Output at Freeport Mine


Copper, nickel and zinc prices fell in London yesterday, capping a third straight week of declines. Copper for delivery in three months dropped $20, ...
bloomberg.com

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Metals Bolster Russia's Profits, Power


Prices have risen sharply for most metals Russia produces, not just nickel. Copper is up 30 percent this year. Average aluminum prices rose 36 percent last ...
As Published by businessweek.com

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More Churches Struck By Metal Thieves


When photo's of the stolen objects are available to police, the division is now e-mailing the photos to every scrap metal business in town hoping to catch ...
khou.com

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Sunday, 12 August 2007
 

Copper, Brass, Aluminium Prices Rise On Firm Global Advice


... copper wire bars, aluminium ingots, and lead ingot also hiked by Rs 400, Rs 50 and Rs 300 on fresh demand from industrial users. But, nickel cathode and ...
newkerala.com

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Wheeling-Pitt Execs Allay Financial Fears


They include depressed prices for steel, rising scrap steel prices and unplanned outages in the company's electric arc furnace. "We believe we will be able ...
pittsburghlive.com

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Saturday, 11 August 2007
 

Mindoro Resources Ltd.: Philippine Projects Advancing on Schedule


... and shipping nickel laterite ore to China. Drilling at the Calo porphyry copper-gold prospect continues, and is currently on the seventh drill hole. ...
marketwire.com

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Maximus Resources Ltd ASX: MXR - Exploration Update: Nickel ...


Sydney, NSW, Australia The company has a balanced portfolio of projects with potential for the discovery of uranium, gold, copper, nickel and platinum group element (PGE) deposits ...
As Published by acnnewswire.net

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Rebound Off Lows On Trade Buying, Chile Gas Cuts


LME zinc regained strength on copper's coattails, while LME nickel saw
somebargain hunting by trade sources, despite a large stock build in data Friday. ...
fxstreet.com

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Copper, Metals Head for Weekly Declines on Subprime Concern


Copper, nickel and zinc headed for a third straight week of declines in London on speculation that losses linked to US subprime mortgages ...
bloomberg.com

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Finland Manufacturing New Order Growth Slows In June


Meanwhile wholesale prices of scrap & waste slowed to a 2.7% increase from a 25.1% jump in the previous month. Economists expect that going forward, ...
rttnews.com

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Ugly Mountains Of Scrap Metal Unacceptable


By Deirdre Dalton THE ever- increasing mound of scrap metal accumulating on
Frank Casin Wharf, on the city's north quays, has yet again been criticised. ...
waterford-news.ie

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Proposed Ordinance Could Limit Market For Stolen Goods


Indiana and states nationwide have seen a rash of scrap metal thefts as prices for copper, aluminum and other metals have increased over recent years. ...
As Published by nwitimes.com

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Hazardous Materials Unit Called In For Scrap Metal Fire


ROCHESTER - A smoking barrel forced about a dozen workers at Genesee Scrap out of their warehouse this morning. This is a routine occurrence at the ...
whec.com

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Explosion Rocks Johnson City Iron & Metal Co.


An explosion touched off a fire at a local scrap metal yard Thursday afternoon, authorities said. The Johnson City and Jonesborough fire departments ...
timesnews.net

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Ex-Employee Arrested In Copper Theft


The man was caught after authorities put out a crime alert and a scrap metal dealer became suspicious. By Kevin Duchschere, Star Tribune Workers returning ...
startribune.com

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Court Scraps Plan For Metal Recycling Plant


"The scrap metal recycling facilities I have visited in the past are eyesores after a few years. Shelby County deserves better. This is prime land that is ...
recyclingtoday.com

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Court Scraps Plan For Metal Recycling Plant


"The scrap metal recycling facilities I have visited in the past are eyesores after a few years. Shelby County deserves better. This is prime land that is ...
recyclingtoday.com

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Friday, 10 August 2007
 

Wheeling-Pittsburgh Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2007 Results


As a result of our substantial losses to date in 2007 and the use of cash for operating expenses, principally due to higher scrap market prices, ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Easco Hit By £160000 Fine For Scrap Yard Offences


The metal recycler imports and exports various materials through its plant in Oliver's Wharf, Brightlingsea, Essex. This includes scrap metal which is ...
letsrecycle.com

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Metal Thefts Spur Lode To Look At Dealers


By Dana M. Nichols SAN ANDREAS - Calaveras County officials will soon consider requiring scrap metal dealers to report their purchases to authorities, ...
recordnet.com

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Metals - Copper Down Amid Rising Risk Aversion, LME Stock ...


Nickel was down at 27550 usd versus 28150 usd, having hit an intra-day low of 27500 usd - its lowest since September last year - as LME inventories rose ...
forbes.com

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Sector Snap: Industrial Metals Producers


Industrial metals include zinc and nickel, which are used to coat steel. Copper and aluminum are also basic industrial metals. A growing, global concern ...
As Published by forbes.com

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Sector Snap: Industrial Metals Producers


Industrial metals include zinc and nickel, which are used to coat steel. Copper and aluminum are also basic industrial metals. A growing, global concern ...
As Published by forbes.com

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PolyMet Reports a 51% Increase in Mineral Resources at NorthMet


NorthMet comprises a copper-nickel-precious metals ore-body and the nearby Erie Plant, located near Hoyt Lakes in the established mining district of the ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Scrap Metal Dealer Nailed For Safety Hazards, Alleged Fencing


... Neighborhood Impact Team, the city has issued a number of safety violations to a Somerville scrap metal dealer, city officials announced this week....
townonline.com

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Scrap Yard Death Crush Probed


National newspapers have reported that the victim and his brother had dropped off a white VW van to James Huntley and Sons Scrap Metal and Merchants, ...
letsrecycle.com

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Thieves Strip Heritage Clock For Scrap Metal


The landmark clock outside Francis Jewellers on Broughton Street has been the target of scrap metal thieves. Victoria police have highlighted the case in ...
canada.com

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Scrap Metal Sellers Must Prove Source


However, he said, the onus lied on the honesty of the buyers of scrap metal. Also, he said, his ministry would engage the Ministry of Trade and Industry to ...
gov.bw

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Copper Slips To Six-Week Low


Copper slipped to a six-week low and nickel to a new 10-month trough on Wednesday, as the market worried about falling demand after the US Federal Reserve ...
brisbanetimes.com.au

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Brett Foley and Chanyaporn Chanjaroen - Nickel & Copper


SWISS miner Xstrata's first-half profit has more than doubled after its acquisition of Canada's Falconbridge boosted nickel and copper production....
news.com.au

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Copper, Nickel Prices Rally On Firm Global Advice


Mumbai, Aug 7 (UNI) The prices of copper and nickel in ferrous and non-ferrous metals today rallied on fresh buying support in view of encouraging advice ...
deepikaglobal.com

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Copper Snaps Two Days of Gains as Stockpiles Jump; Nickel Falls


Nickel and lead also dropped. Copper inventories monitored by the London Metal Exchange rose 8.2 percent to 114275 metric tons, the biggest gain since ...
bloomberg.com

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COPPER-NICKEL EXPLORATION - Podolsky Drift Hits Massive Cu-Ni-Pt ...


ONTARIO - Initial drifting into the Podolsky 2000 deposit on the 2450 level has encountered massive copper-nickel-platinum-palladium-gold mineralization ...
canadianminingjournal.com

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Gerdau Ameristeel Announces Second Quarter 2007 Results


Metal spread, the difference between mill selling prices and scrap raw material cost, increased $53 per ton, or 14.7% for the three months ended June 30, ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Now State To Probe Role Of Steel Merchants In Sustaining High Prices


The probe comes as the State's frustration with high primary steel prices has again been amplified with the release of the Department of Trade and Industry ...
engineeringnews.co.za

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The Weighty Price Of Metal Thefts


Police said thieves were now targeting everything from manhole covers to railway copper wiring, which can be sold as scrap metal and melted down....
news.bbc.co.uk

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Thursday, 9 August 2007
 

Out With The Old Voting Machines Sold For Scrap Metal


The town unloaded its approximately 60 lever machines to a scrap metal supplier in Elmsford, NY, last week, selling them for $53 apiece. ...
As Published by greenwichtime.com

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Wednesday, 8 August 2007
 

Xstrata Nickel: Raglan Expansion Study Commences


Ore from the mines is crushed, ground and processed into nickel-copper concentrate at the Raglan plant, and shipped via Quebec City to Xstrata Nickel's ...
earthtimes.org

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Metals - Copper Edges Up As Traders Take Comfort


Nickel climbed to 29350 usd a tonne versus 29200 usd a tonne at the close yesterday, as players took their cue from the broader rebound in metals and ...
forbes.com

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Scrap Metal Dealer Nailed For Safety Hazards


Somerville officials cited a scrap metal dealer for a number of safety violations at a work site in Cambridge, officials announced this week. ...
townonline.com

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Scrap Metal Recyclers Form New Association


After months of meeting to discuss legislation introduced on Capitol Hill in Nashville, scrap metal recyclers across the state have The Tennessee Scrap ...
nashville.bizjournals.com

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He Steals Lorries To Steal Copper Cable


Theft of copper and scrap metal has gone up due to a jump in scrap metal prices. The price of scrap metal is now $10 a kg, twice as much as it was three ...
newpaper.asia1.com.sg

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Fletcher Building Earnings Rise on Commercial Work


Steel earnings fell 38 percent to NZ$34 million and were below expectations, the company said. A jump in scrap metal prices cut profits at the company's ...
bloomberg.com

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Amid Rising Theft, Group Opts To Use Pipes Made Of Plastic


It also reduces the risk of theft from scrap metal thieves. ''There is no scrap value in this stuff,'' Metzger said, holding up pieces of the red and blue ...
morningjournal.com

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Tuesday, 7 August 2007
 

Tenaris CFO: All Tube Industry Mulling Action Vs China


For instance, Tenaris expects higher prices for scrap steel in the third quarter, but the company's product mix should offset this trend and keep margins ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Crooks Target Boat Trailers For Scrap Metal


... say crooks have stolen several boat trailers, but they aren't using them to haul water craft - they are cutting them up and selling them as scrap metal. ...
nbc-2.com

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Criminal Masterminds Crush Parked Cars And Sell Them For Scrap Metal


... a short-lived killing in Budapest's district 14 by collecting up old-but- roadworthy cars and selling them on as scrap for Ft 350 (EURO 1.40) a kilogram. ...
As Published by pestiside.hu

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3 Kids Kept In Hot Truck While Babysitters Search For Scrap


The older boy said the couple had put them in the back of the truck and would let them out whenever they stopped to look for scrap metal. ...
wmcstations.com

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Teck Cominco Says Still Pursuing Acquisitions


TO: Quote), which was outbid a year ago for nickel miner Inco, said on Monday it was again actively pursuing acquisitions in the resource sector....
Published by ca.today.reuters.com

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Copper Closes At Five-Week Low


Nickel was flat at $US29,100/29200, while zinc was $US15 softer at $US3,345. Tin was $US50 firmer at $US16,150. US gold futures finished slightly lower in ...
theage.com.au

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Metals - Copper Slips To Five-Week Low On US Economy Fears


Among other metals, nickel fell to 29000 usd a tonne, versus 29200 usd a tonne at the close on Friday. Nickel continues to be hit hard by falling demand ...
fxstreet.com

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Shanghai Copper Tumbles 3 Percent On Risk Worries


Nickel continued to languish just above a 10-month low of $28550 touched on Friday, having lost 40 percent since hitting a record high in May. ...
africa.reuters.com

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Tennessee Scrap Metal Recyclers Form New Association


6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After months of meeting to discuss legislation introduced on Capitol Hill in Nashville, the scrap metal recyclers across the ...
prnewswire.com

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Soaring SA Copper Theft Is Driven By Rising Prices On World Markets


Scrap metal was Cape Town's second-biggest export in 2004, with nearly R78m passing through the port, according to Cape regional chamber of commerce ...
As Published by free.financialmail.co.za

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Monday, 6 August 2007
 

Corruption Probes Fail To Dim Outlook For BAE


Credit Suisse expects solid first half results given the strong copper and nickel market in 2007, and put earnings ahead of consensus at $5.2bn (£2.5bn). ...
independent.co.uk

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Nickel Falls To 10 Month Low


Copper ended at $US7,665, from an earlier one-month low at $US7,650. Three-month tin closed up at $US16,100 a tonne versus Thursday's $US15,950, ...
theage.com.au

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Asian Stocks Drop, Extending Global Rout


A measure of six metals traded on the London Metal Exchange, including copper and nickel, declined 2.3 percent Aug. 3. Copper fell 2.6 percent, nickel lost ...
bloomberg.com

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Esmark Managers, A Weak Dollar Give Point Stronger Hand


Soaring prices for scrap steel - the raw material for Sparrows Point's "mini-mill" competitors - make the case for keeping the blast furnace even stronger. ...
As Published by baltimoresun.com

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Trash To Treasure: Scrap Metal Business Grows


... and the typical household garbage bag can hold between 20 and 23 pounds, said Joel Clayman, owner of Niles Iron and Metal on state Route 46....
tribune-chronicle.com

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Sunday, 5 August 2007
 

Metal claw crushes man to death


Barry Collins, of Millbrook, Southampton, died after the accident at James Huntley and Sons Scrap Metal and Merchants in Sholing, on Thursday. ...
news.bbc.co.uk

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Police say man dismantled bleachers


A thief brazenly dismantled a set of bleachers at a small ball field to sell as scrap metal, telling people who questioned him he had permission to do it, ...
As Published by thestate.com

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The Triangle's scrap metal evolves from trash to treasure


Blame the invisible hand of scrap metal economics, which drives a global hunger for recycled junk that stretches to bridge-building in India and apartment ...
As Published by newsobserver.com

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Dealer regulations could stem scrap metal thefts


Pass a law that requires all persons who bring scrap metal to a dealer to present picture identification and state where they got the metal. ...
indystar.com

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Saturday, 4 August 2007
 

US Steel Net Falls 25% Wall Street Journal - USA


Iron ore isn't the only raw material that is expected to sap some of the steel makers' profits. Prices for scrap steel, which is melted and used in ...
online.wsj.com

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Injuries to mine scavengers increases support for curbing thefts


By AP Support for legislation aimed at curbing thefts of copper, steel and other metal is gaining after another harrowing accident involving scrap metal ...
dailymail.com

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ArcelorMittal Earns $2.72 Bln in 2Q Forbes - NY,USA


... coupled with surging steel exports from China could curb steelmakers' ability to increase prices further as costs for iron ore, scrap and coal go up. ...
As Published by forbes.com

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Steel Dynamics Reports Second Quarter Results CNNMoney.com - USA


The second quarter's average scrap cost per net ton charged increased $44 compared to the first quarter. Declining prices for steel scrap purchased during ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Global sheet/coil steel prices decline Manufacturing Talk - UK


In the short term, rebar values are expected to hold up as scrap prices continue to show no signs of movement. New import licences suggest that volumes are ...
manufacturingtalk.com

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Lion Industries may rebound on steel sector up-cycle


The Edge Daily - Malaysia ... by the construction/ property developers), it believed the government would impose an APM before year-end, based on regional scrap prices as cost reference.
theedgedaily.com

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Tsakos Energy Navigation Reports Second Quarter and First Half


Steel recycling could be another option due to historically high scrap prices (currently over $500 per lightweight ton). Forward fixing at healthy rates of ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Kubota Profit Rises as Yen Counters `Soaring' Costs (Update1)Bloomberg - USA


Prices for scrap metal, used to make the products, are surging on increased demand in China. Higher costs of raw materials, mainly scrap steel, ...
bloomberg.com

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Equilibrium Metal Demand and the Relativism of Peak Resource


You cannot even begin to imagine the delight taken by a Chinese steel mill operator as he feeds scrap bought from America, which is better quality than any ...
resourceinvestor.com

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Thieves risk all for precious scrap Montreal Gazette - Montreal,Quebec,Canada


Scrap metal of all kinds, from stainless steel to copper wire, fills a west-end salvage yard. Rising world prices have fueled metal theft. ...
canada.com

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Recycling briefs Augusta Chronicle (subscription) - Augusta,GA,USA


Augusta Steel and Metal, 1468 Gordon Highway, (706) 733-2099; takes nonferrous metals (copper, brass, lead, stainless steel, aluminum cans, scrap aluminum, ...
chronicle.augusta.com

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Nickel hits 9-month low on demand, lead up 3 pct Reuters South Africa


Stock levels should remain below their historical averages well into 2008, particularly in the case of copper and nickel," Anglo said. ...
africa.reuters.com

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Franconia Minerals Further Validates Copper Nickel PGM ... The Northern Miner


The test results from vertical drill hole BL07 3 and its wedged offset drill holes further confirm the thickness and grade of copper nickel PGM ...
northernminer.com

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BHP Copper, Nickel, Iron Output Rises to Records (Update8)Bloomberg - USA


BHP achieved annual output records for natural gas, alumina, aluminum, copper, nickel, iron ore, manganese and coking coal due to ``strong demand,'' the ...
bloomberg.com

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Metals - Copper comes under pressure after weak US labour market ... Forbes - NY,USA


Elsewhere, nickel fell to a fresh 9 month low of 28700 usd a tonne, before recovering slightly to trade at 28800 usd. The metal closed at 29900 usd a tonne ...
forbes.com

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Fieldex starts drilling on Midrim copper nickel property CNW Telbec - Canada


The Midrim Zone represents one of several outcropping nickel-copper-platinum-palladium mineralized areas within the Company's Midrim-Temiscamingue Project ...
cnw.ca

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BHP Fourth-Quarter Copper, Nickel Output Rises


BHP Billiton Ltd., the world's biggest mining company, said fourth-quarter copper, iron ore and nickel output rose, ...
bloomberg.com

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Albidon draws down finance for Munali nickel project Mineweb - Johannesburg, South Africa


An initial Probable Reserve has been calculated at 6.7 million tonnes at 1.23% nickel, 0.17% copper, 0.07% cobalt, 0.53 g/t palladium and 0.23g/t platinum. ...
mineweb.net

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Dwyka Resources confirms presence of copper, nickel at Muremara .. Hemscott - london,UK


LONDON (Thomson Financial) - Dwyka Resources Ltd said its Danyland Ltd unit has confirmed the presence of copper and nickel at its Muremara nickel project ...
hemscott.com

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FNX thrives, despite soaring loonie Sudbury Star - Sudbury,Ontario,Canada


The company increased production and produced more copper, nickel and precious metals while keeping already low operating costs down, MacGibbon said. ...
thesudburystar.com

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Industrial metals keep rally going


Industrial metals prices extended their gains Friday as lead reached a fresh peak amid concerns that global supplies may struggle to satisfy demand.
iht.com

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Copper Heads for 2nd Weekly Gain as Supply Falls; Nickel Drops


Copper headed for a second straight weekly gain in London on speculation demand will exceed supplies amid stockpile declines and labor disputes at mines in Chile, the largest source of the metal. Nickel fell for a fifth week.
bloomberg.com

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Scrap metal dealers call on govt to 'come clean'


Scrap metal dealers are calling on the government to "come clean" with them and say exactly what plans are regarding the future of the trade since the suspension of export licences in May this year.
stabroeknews.com

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Metal thieves a growing problem throughout state


County prosecutors are closing in on a Reno man who allegedly tried to steal copper tubing from the Angora fire zone, the latest in a series of strange cases reported across the state as the price of metals soars.
nevadaappeal.com

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Scrap metal thieves flourish


Thieves have been cutting down power and telephone wires to sell the valuable metal inside as scrap. Their haul accounts for much of the 288 tons exported through June - an impressive total for a Caribbean nation without any active copper mines.
sunjournal.com

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Copper Wire Thefts Continue


Alexa Meadows is happy to have cool air blowing through her medical supply business once again.?
Published by wrbl.com

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Police clamp down on metal thefts


A CAMPAIGN to tackle thefts of metal across Worcestershire, Herefordshire and Shropshire has been launched by police.
worcesternews.co.uk

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Metal thieves make off with hundreds of veterans' grave markers


Officials say hundreds of metal markers have been stolen from the graves of veterans buried in Luzerne County, Pa.
usatoday.com

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Lead hits record, nickel slips, copper eases


Industrial metal lead extended its recent hot streak on Monday, hitting another high, while steel additive nickel was hit by reports of lower use, fund managers and analysts said.
ibtimes.com

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DJ BASE METALS:Pressured By Profit-Taking, Await Fresh Directiom


Profit-taking amid a lack of follow-through buyingpressured London Metal Exchange base metals Monday, as market players watchnewswires for fresh direction, market participants said.
fxstreet.com

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Thieves turn to car parts for metals to peddle


Catalytic converters can be a lucrative source of income, and vehicles parked across the Twin Cities have become targets.
As Published by startribune.com

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Having lost Alcan, Alcoa may become a target


Aluminum has always been something of an outsider in the mining industry. Its unusual cost structure leads some people to call it solidified electricity. The lightweight metal's physical raw material, bauxite, is neither scarce nor particularly difficult to find and extract.
iht.com

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DJ BASE METALS: Follow Fundamentals; LME Tin Hits New High


London Metal Exchange tin was higher on light technicalbuying Monday, while strike news propped up LME copper, as metals followdivergent fundamental paths, market participants said.
fxstreet.com

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DJ BASE METALS: Follow Fundamentals; LME Tin Hits New High


NEW YORK: Industrial metals prices extended their gains Friday as lead reached a fresh peak amid concerns that global supplies may struggle to satisfy demand.
fxstreet.com

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Metal thefts, other burglaries reported


A number of burglaries and thefts were reported to the Independence County Sheriff’s Office over the weekend, starting with the theft of a large quantity of scrap metal from an old salvage yard.
guardonline.com

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Copper Heads for 2nd Weekly Gain as Supply Falls; Nickel Drops


July 6 (Bloomberg) -- Copper headed for a second straight weekly gain in London on speculation demand will exceed supplies amid stockpile declines and labor disputes at mines in Chile, the largest source of the metal. Nickel fell for a fifth week.
bloomberg.com

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Metal thieves a growing problem throughout state.


County prosecutors are closing in on a Reno man who allegedly tried to steal copper tubing from the Angora fire zone, the latest in a series of strange cases reported across the state as the price of metals soars.
nevadaappeal.com

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