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Wednesday, 31 October 2007
 

Nippon Steel Profit Rises, Boosted by Stainless Unit (Update2)


The company spent more on freight, nickel, manganese and steel scrap in the first half, Kiichiro Masuda, executive vice president of the company, ...
bloomberg.com

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Saria prices turn easy


Saria prices on Tuesday turned easy in the wholesale iron and steel market on withdrawal of stockists buying due to slow down in construction ...
thehindubusinessline.com

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Halvorson named Nucor's 'Woman of Steel'


Nucor is also the nation's largest recycler, handling more than 22 million tons of scrap metal. The Bourbonnais site recycles about 900000 tons of steel per ...
daily-journal.com

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United States Steel Q3 2007 Earnings Call Transcript


Very high ocean freight rates, the relatively weak US dollar, high scrap prices, and the prospects for a significant increase in the seaborne iron-ore price ...
seekingalpha.com

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Polish ship anchors in Pakistan for break-up


Pakistan's ship breakers import around 60 to 70 ships of different sizes from various countries annually and produce around 300000 tonnes of steel scrap, ...
dailytimes.com.pk

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Schnitzer Steel upgraded to "neutral"


Rising costs exerted pressure on Schnitzer Steel's margins for both scrap and steel, the analysts say. The company faces both organic and ...
newratings.com

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Commercial Metals Company Reports Second Best Quarter Ever ...


As well, 2008 contract iron ore prices are likely to increase significantly which will result in higher steel prices. Ferrous scrap prices, while remaining ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Kenya: Ban Scrap Metal Export


The international price for copper has hit an all-time high. The price per tonne of copper wire this week peaked at $8000 a tonne, a radical reversal of the ...

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OC scrap dealer faces $500000 in fines


Piles of scrap metal fill sections of Gil Dahlstrom Iron and Metal lot along Duncomb Street in Oil City. ...
As Published by thederrick.com

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Sharp increase in metal thefts


LARGE quantities of lead are being ripped from buildings in West Berkshire to feed the country's lucrative scrap metal ...
newburytoday.co.uk

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Handle seasonal cleaning in a snap


You will be charged the regular garbage rate (a minimum fee of $10.88), but you can deposit scrap metal in a special bin for recycling when using the ...
As Published by theolympian.com

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Metals - Copper extends losses as firmer dollar, rising stocks ...


Aluminium shed 25 usd to trade at 2502 usd a tonne, nickel was down 350 usd a tonne at 31300 usd and lead was off 114 usd at 3535 usd. ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Teck profit gouged by surging dollar


Teck, which bought Aur Resources this year to boost its copper production, earned $490 million, or $1.15 a share, in the quarter, down from $504-million, ...
theglobeandmail.com

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Oxiana to outlay $1bn on copper and gold


HAVING missed out in the bidding duel for nickel producer Jubilee Mines to Xstrata's $3.1 billion king hit, Melbourne's Oxiana has got around to the more ...
theage.com.au

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Ospraie's Anderson Dives Into Commodities, Survives Swoon


The single biggest driver of commodity prices has been China, whose fast expansion has made it the world's biggest consumer of copper, nickel and lead. ...
bloomberg.com

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Goldbrook Intersects 7.0 Metres of 2.53% Nickel, 5.32% Copper and ...


Nickel-copper PGE mineralization in the Raglan camp occurs in discreet zones over extensive areas, as demonstrated at Xstrata's Raglan operations and by the ...
usetdas.com

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Shanghai copper up 1 pct, LME firm on dollar, oil, gold


A successful takeover would give Xstrata, the world's fourth-biggest nickel producer, extra production and substantial near-term growth from Jubilee's ...
africa.reuters.com

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China Yunnan Copper lists on ASX


Copper and gold explorer China Yunnan Copper Australia Ltd (CYCAL) has debuted on the Australian stock exchange at a significant premium. ...
theage.com.au

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Copper prices lower on wage agreement


Xstrata (LSE: XTA) bid for Australian nickel miner Jubilee Mines (SYD: JBM), but the bid was said to have had little effect on prices, as Jubilee provides ...
metalmarkets.org.uk

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Metals - Copper off day highs but still underpinned by strength in ...


In other metals, aluminium dipped to 2531 usd a tonne against 2538 usd, nickel fell to 31600 usd against 31800 usd, lead was flat at 3665 usd against 3655 ...
forbes.com

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Tuesday, 30 October 2007
 

Metal prices move up moderately


In the local market, copper utensils scrap, copper wire bar and copper sheets cutting moved up by Rs 4 per kilo each to Rs 328, Rs 392 and Rs 352 ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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Police target scrap yards


The clamp-down included checks on all the relevant laws relating to scrap metal dealers. The combined operation followed a dramatic rise in the amount of ...
cambridge-news.co.uk

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Heavy Metal Bad Boys


Most of the products can be recycled as scrap metal and in some parts of the country the problem has caused blackouts. Mike Jones, with the Omaha Public ...
wowt.com

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Schnitzer Net Falls 24 Percent on Costs; Shares Drop (Update1)


Sales volumes at the steel manufacturing business also will decline from the fourth quarter, and margins will narrow because of scrap and other ...
bloomberg.com

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Scrap metal thieves hit pools


It is understood the price of metal has gone up, and organised gangs across the country are targeting properties to sell it on to the scrap metal trade.
oxfordmail.net

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Hot rolled steel may hit $800 a tonne next year


... steel scrap prices, increased freight rates and higher costs in US dollar terms forthose countries whose currency is firm versus the dollar....
business-standard.com

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Trucks being stolen for scrap value


First is the high prices now paid for scrap metal on the international markets, which is in turn driven partly by China's insatiable demand for metal. ...
roadtransport.com

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Monday, 29 October 2007
 

Recommended A$23.00 Per Share Cash Offer by Xstrata for Jubilee


... Xstrata maintains a meaningful position in seven major international commodity markets: copper, coking coal, thermal coal, ferrochrome, nickel, ...
earthtimes.org

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Piston Power!


Used in smaller proportions are other alloying elements, eg copper, nickel, magnesium and manganese. These improve hardenability, improve fluidity for ...
autospeed.drive.com.au

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Scrap menagerie one of a kind


It is one of London's leading scrap metal yards. "You see the potential of it," Matt Zubick says now, as he gestures toward the mounds of arty looking scrap ...
As Published by lfpress.ca

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1st plan scrapped


Prices for scrap metal have been rising steadily, creating more temptation for thieves who might have passed by siding, pipes and copper wire before now. ...
mlive.com

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Government of Jamaica, Jamaica Information Service - Jamaica


The Government of Jamaica will be implementing control mechanisms for the export of scrap metal, including a licensing regime to bring accountability to the ...
jis.gov.jm

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Gold vulnerable to short-term correction


High prices would also encourage scrap sales. Changing perceptions of global economic health and geopolitics continue take their toll on the base metals ...
thehindubusinessline.com

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Steel primed for surge


China's rapid use of steel has driven up prices, the weak dollar has made US steel cheaper than foreign-produced steel, and while the costs of energy, scrap ...
clarionledger.com

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Sunday, 28 October 2007
 

Copper Falls in London on US Housing Concern; Nickel Declines


Nickel and lead also declined. Sales of previously owned US homes probably fell to a six- year low in September, according to the median forecast of 76 ...
bloomberg.com

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Gov't flaunts five "high interest" mining sites in Mindanao


Arreza said the Samar-Eastern Mindanao area has been noted for its gold, copper, iron, chromium, nickel, cobalt, platinum and manganese; North Central ...
mindanews.com

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NWC safeguards equipment from scrap metal thieves


The incidents over the past six months are suspected to be linked to the growing theft of infrastructure for illegal sale as scrap metal. ...
radiojamaica.com

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Copper Theft Still Rages On


We came to Clark's Auto Parts to do a story on just how common scrap metal thefts have become. But even we weren't expecting what we ran into. ...
wwmt.com

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Gangsters target scrap metal dealers


Scrap metal yards are experiencing an epidemic in thefts as metal prices soar. 'It's a major, major problem,' said Michael Wright, chairman of ELG Haniel ...
guardian.co.uk

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METAL THIEVES TAKE SAFETY FENCE


Scrap metal thieves have been accused of putting lives in danger after they stole a 150ft length of safety fencing from beside a river. ...
thisisleicestershire.co.uk

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Steel Dynamics CEO Trims Stake


Steel Dynamics is also on track to complete its $1 billion purchase of OmniSource, a closely held scrap metal-recycling company also based in Indiana. ...
online.barrons.com

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Saturday, 27 October 2007
 

Earnings reassure and stocks climb in Europe


Tin, zinc, nickel and lead also advanced. The Stoxx 600's gauge of basic-resources shares rallied 2.2 percent as copper prices rose in London....
iht.com

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Metals - Copper rises in London on strong Chinese demand UPDATE


In other metals, nickel rose 401 usd to 31901 usd while lead was up 60 usd to 3660 usd. Zinc added 21 usd to 2886 usd, while tin was up 100 usd at 16400 usd ...

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Copper firm on strong China data


Copper for delivery in three months, often considered a benchmark of the metals market and the real economy in general, was untraded in the official open ...
africa.reuters.com

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Burnet County Sheriff's investigators arrest 6 in connection with ...


The Burnet County Sheriff's Office has been investigating a series of thefts involving scrap metal taken from a local business. The thefts occurred over a ...
statesman.com

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Seven arrested in stolen scrap metal sting


Scrap yards can be a metal thief's pawn shop. Just as burglars sometimes sell stolen goods to pawn shops, ...
heraldtribune.com

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Ex-city worker accused in cash-for-scrap metal thefts


Brian Panzer, 43, of the 6700 block of Lynvale Drive, was arrested in May after police said he was seen selling scrap metal belonging to a city water ...
journalgazette.net

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Genesee Couny commissioner calls for communities to join forces ...


Fighting scrap metal thieves What's next in the war on scrap metal thieves? Flint already has an ordinance that requires permits before removing siding and ...
blog.mlive.com

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Metal theft rise prompts united front


... HM Revenue and Customs, local councils, the Environment Agency, DVLA and the Immigration Service visited 14 scrap metal dealers across the area in a bid ...
eadt.co.uk

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Lead thieves to face new threat


THE Chief Constable of Cam-bridgegeshire has appointed a team of scrap metal tsars to tackle a spate of thefts. Burglars and opportunist thieves are now ...
cambridge-news.co.uk

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Gov't to clamp down on scrap metal exports


DESPITE its commitment to increased exports, the government says it will have to clamp down on one of the fastest-growing areas of export - scrap metal. ...
jamaicaobserver.com

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Falling scrap metal injures worker


The man, whose name has not been released, was trapped for more than hour after scrap metal fell onto his leg at Trademark Metals Recycling. ...
sptimes.com

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Appreciative crowd gets up close with Scrap Metal in Natchitoches ...


The crowd was small, but the energy was high and the cause was excellent Thursday night as new supergroup Scrap Metal ...
Elgin Lotto & Tobacconist

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Friday, 26 October 2007
 

China continues to grow, so does its demand for metal


It is already ill-placed to block higher prices sought by the world's three top miners, thanks to steel output that is likely to hit 500 million tonnes this ...

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Sector Glance: Industrial Metals Rise


Overseas on the London Metal Exchange, copper, nickel, aluminum, lead, zinc and tin rose. Here's a look at how shares of some industrial metals producers ...
As Published by chron.com

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Copper continues higher as market digests mixed US new home sales data


Copper continued higher midafternoon as the market chose to interpret as positive a mixed report on US new home sales, ...
forbes.com

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Kiwara finds new nickel-copper continuation at Kalumbila project


A significant part of the additional strike length is already supported by nickel and copper soil anomalies. tf.TFN-Europe_newsdesk@thomson.com ms1/faj/jrr.
hemscott.com

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North American Palladium Files Initial NI 43-101 Compliant Mineral ...


The nickel-copper-PGM mineralization found at the Shebandowan West project is believed to represent the western extension of the Shebandowan mine ore body. ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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The Alchemist's Nightmare


Every pound of lead, zinc, copper, nickel, palladium, tungsten and molybdenum, for example, produced and used in the US means less outflow of capital for ...
resourceinvestor.com

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UPDATE 1-SGL Group 9-month operating profit rises 50 percent


It has also benefited from strong demand, allowing it to raise prices. Graphite electrodes are used to conduct electricity for melting scrap steel in ...
reuters.com

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UPDATE 1-Japan's JFE books 16.5 pct rise in H1, keeps forecast


JFE is also less exposed to higher freight rates and skyrocketing steel scrap costs than bigger rival Nippon Steel. Nippon Steel, which will report its ...
reuters.com

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Carbon Flat-Roll Carbon Flat-Roll's Looking Up


Even if the entire price hike doesn't stick, Bradford says, "it sends a message to buyers that with scrap prices up, companies cannot continue to hold off ...
metalcenternews.com

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A Match Made in Mississippi


For steel destined for exposed automotive applications, the recipe will be light on scrap and heavy on virgin metal, they note. The mill's Compact Strip ...
metalcenternews.com

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Stainless steel market set to recover in 2008


Its key ingredients are stainless steel scrap and nickel, used to make stainless steel hard and more durable. A drop in nickel prices (MNI3: Quote, Profile, ...
reuters.com

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Thursday, 25 October 2007
 

Sector Glance: Industrial Metals


Copper for December delivery sank $6.10 to $3.4525 per pound on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Overseas, copper, nickel, lead, zinc and tin fell on the ...
forbes.com

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Nickel, tin dip; copper, aluminium rise


Non-ferrous metals - Copper wire bars: Rs 38600, Aluminium ingots: Rs 12400, Zinc slab: Rs 16500, Lead ingots: Rs 14000, Tin slab: Rs 790 per kg and Nickel ...
newkerala.com

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Metals - Copper eases as fall in equities dents risk appetite UPDATE


Nickel prices meanwhile fell 500 usd to 31250 usd a tonne, pressured by a rise in LME stockpiles this morning. Inventories were up 102 tonnes to 37308 ...
forbes.com

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BHP's output misses some analysts' forecasts


Output of the steel making ingredient was less than UBS forecast as was production of copper and nickel. Record purchases by China of commodities have ...
iht.com

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Moderate fall in nickel, copper prices


PTI Prices of nickel, tin and copper declined moderately on the non-ferrous metal market on Wednesday due to lack of industrial demand. ...
As Published by ndtvprofit.com

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US crude oil futures close higher


Zinc slipped to $2835, down $76, while steelmaking raw material nickel shed $950 to $30800. The metal lacks impetus to climb higher as demand from stainless ...
theage.com.au

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Export of scrap metal to be regularised


He said between 2005 and 2006 alone the value of scrap metal exports jumped from US$13.3 million to US$99.5 million. He said this represented an increase of ...
radiojamaica.com

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Council changes scrap metal ordinance


Council members Wednesday picked a company to handle a computer program that will allow scrap metal business owners to send information about who's selling ...
khou.com

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Scrap miners risk lives at BCL dumps


Some Zimbabweans and Batswana endanger their lives searching for scrap metal at the BCL mine dumping site. Two weeks ago, one person died as ...
gov.bw

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State probing scrap metal theft at old landfill


WESTBROOK - The state is reportedly investigating allegations that one or more town employees stole scrap metal from the former landfill and sold it for ...
As Published by nhregister.com

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Government of Jamaica to secure scrap metal


THE GOVERNMENT plans to intervene in the trade of scrap metal in order to protect lives and properties, Industry Minister Karl Samuda told Parliament ...
jamaica-gleaner.com

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EVIL: Thieves Ransack Church for Scrap Metal


The rash of vandalism in Detroit by thieves seeking metal to sell as scrap has hit a disturbing new low with the ransacking of a Catholic church on the ...
wxyz.com

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Scrap dealers sign up to fight thefts


Scrap metal dealers have met with senior officers from Northamptonshire Police to discuss how to crack down on the growing crime of metal thefts....
northamptonchron.co.uk

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How much for this phone booth?


In the fourth story of our five-part series Undercover with The Province, we show you how easy it is to sell (presumably stolen) scrap metal to at least one ...
canada.com

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Plant boosts Golden Triangle


The SeverCorr mill makes flat-rolled coil from scrap steel. Hot mill operations at the SeverCorr steel mill in Columbus began in August. ...
clarionledger.com

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Steel ingots prices firm despite low demand


... causing steel ingot price to rise. Steel ingot production was already seeing a slowdown, due to shortage of both sponge iron scrap and iron ore....
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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Wednesday, 24 October 2007
 

Metals - Copper holds onto gains as dollar drops, US equities open ...


Elsewhere, aluminium was flat at 2544 usd a tonne, nickel fell 200 usd to 31550 usd a tonne and tin was up 50 usd at 16300 usd a tonne. ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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BHP Rebounds On Output News


... with Olympic Dam in South Australia impacted by maintenance work that cut production of gold, copper and uranium. Nickel production dropped 13% because ...
abnnewswire.net

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BHP Billiton 1Q output below analysts' expectations


BHP's production of copper, nickel, thermal coal and coking coal in the three months through Sept. 30 were all below many analysts' forecasts, ...
iht.com

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LME copper steady, deficit data boosts lead


Steel-making raw material nickel was up $251 at $32001/32200 per tonne, while tin was down $50 at $16150/16300 per tonne.
africa.reuters.com

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Outokumpu Third Quarter 2007 Interim Report - Substantial Nickel ...


Class actions related to the divested fabricated copper products business The fabricated copper products business sold in 2005, comprised among others ...
abnnewswire.net

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Scrapyards on high alert after surge in metal thefts


Deputy Chief Constable Paul Crowther of British Transport Police said "huge money" and "huge disruption" were involved in the theft and sale of scrap metal. ...
nwemail.co.uk

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India withdraws new rules for metal scrap imports


Indian imports of metal scrap are worth over $1 billion per year. In September last year, Indian authorities seized a container of live ammunition from the ...
in.reuters.com

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Man builds helicopter from scrap metal and old Honda Civic engine


A Nigerian man has built his won DIY working helicopter, using cannibalised parts from a Boeing 747, seats from a Toyota and the engine of a 133bhp Honda ...
motortorque.askaprice.com

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Commissioners: Thieves cashing in at county's expense


They estimate a thief who sells the signs on the scrap metal market can fetch from $3 to $4 each. District 2 Commissioner Ronnie Pevehouse said about 35 to ...
muskogeephoenix.com

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Embarq offers reward to find copper thieves


Officials believe the stolen cable is burned into scrap metal and sold to metal dealers. Warren police Detective Justin Soroka said these dealers don't know ...
vindy.com

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Exclusive Video: Undercover Investigation Shows Some Scrap Yards ...


In early 2007, scrap metal thefts made front page news for weeks, after reports that four homeless men ...
wsbt.com

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Tuesday, 23 October 2007
 

Terra Nostra Reports Record Results: Quarterly Revenues of $172.7 ...


"We continue to experience strong domestic market demand for copper and stainless steel production from both new and existing customers. ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Japan steel makers hit by rising materials and freight costs


... costs for the steel sector may rise between 800 and 900 billion yen from last year because of surging freight costs and higher prices of steel scrap and ...
iht.com

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Copper Falls to Five-Week Low on Concern Global Growth to Slow


Nickel, aluminum and zinc also dropped. Group of Seven finance ministers and central bankers said a rout in credit markets will slow growth, according to a ...
bloomberg.com

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Macquarie Harbour opens $4m IPO


Macquarie Harbour Mining (MHM) will use the proceeds from the float to begin drilling a highly prospective portfolio of gold, copper, nickel, zinc, ...
wabusinessnews.com.au

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Prices of nickel, tin, copper, lead, zinc, brass and aluminium ...


Nickel dropped by Rs 20 per kilo to Rs 1580 from Rs 1600, tin by Rs 5 per kilo to Rs 800, copper wire bar by Rs 3 per kilo to Rs 382, copper sheets cutting ...
As Published by ndtvprofit.com

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Probe Mines Announces $3000000 Non-Brokered Private Placement to ...


The McFauld's area is once again receiving considerable attention with the recent discovery of high-grade nickel-copper-PGE mineralization by Noront ...
marketwire.com

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Golden Goose begins 6000 metre drilling program at its Lac Levac ...


The Lac Levac property has been shown to host a mineralized zone containing an indicated resource of 516000 tonnes at 0.89% nickel, 0.39% copper, ...
newswire.ca

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Monday, 22 October 2007
 

'Recycling firm not pretty'


Business Editor Chuck Clark said there isn't anything "pretty" about the scrap metal recycling business his family has owned and operated in ...
murfreesboropost.com

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Riverside County seeks state regulation of scrap dealers' metal ...


State law already requires scrap metal dealers and recyclers to take steps to make sure they're not buying stolen material, including keeping records of all ...
pe.com

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Charles Lemke: Scrap metal thefts need legislative solution


High scrap metal prices have led to the break-ins at utility properties to steal metal components (especially copper) to be sold as scrap metal ...
madison.com

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Scrap metal still an inviting target for thieves


Prices are controlled by the world economy and supply and demand. Other valuable metals include aluminum, stainless steel and brass. ...
sanduskyregister.com

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Higher metal prices make theft attractive 101107


Iron and steel bring a range from $80 to $120 a ton, depending on the size of the scrap pieces. The stolen copper pipe from Salina Supply that was returned ...
saljournal.com

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Mining sector to propel Cebu growth


Gold accounted for P19.3 billion of the total value produced; followed by nickel, P15.46 billion; and copper, P3.67 billion. Silver, zinc and chromite ...
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Scrap metal leads to jail


When deputies arrived, Thompson said they found a pickup truck owned by Spears filled with scrap metal. Thompson said a Washington County Sheriff's K-9 unit ...
blog.oregonlive.com

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Normalization of scrap metal trade still stuttering â?¦Cave Export ...


Despite the intervention of President Bharrat Jagdeo and the partial removal of the obstacles to the normalization of the country's scrap metal trade, ...
stabroeknews.com

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Two arrested at scrap metal site


DETECTIVES have arrested two people at a scrap metal site in Peterborough as part of their crackdown on scrap metal thefts. ...
peterboroughtoday.co.uk

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Time to scrap Zalev here


... used as a briquetting plant, fuelled by natural gas, which turns scrap steel and iron shavings into briquettes for steel plants and iron foundries. ...
canada.com

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Every bit counts at Routes Fall Scrap Metal Drive


The next fundraising event is Routes' annual fall scrap metal drive, Saturday, Oct. 20. Anything metal, except propane tanks, will be received....
As Published by ancasternews.com

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Law targets metal theft in Merced


Metal thieves even strike scrap dealers, and that's why Billie Hicks, owner of H&H Salvage and Recycling Co., says she supports added regulations, ...
modbee.com

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Task force targets metal thefts


"There is only one outlet for this metal to go and we are working with scrap metal dealers and warning them not to accept this stolen property....
news.bbc.co.uk

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Suspected Metal Thieves Arrested At Mobile Home Park


Two men have been arrested, accused of stealing scrap metal from a mobile home park. Deputies arrested 50-year-old Donn Spears and 53-year-old Rodney ...
kptv.com

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Gerdau Ameristeel Announces Selected Third Quarter 2007 Financial ...


Metal spread, the difference between mill selling prices and scrap metal cost, increased approximately $50 per ton for the three months ended September 30, ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Fletcher's man of steel has history on his side


Zuckerman was appointed to head steel, which has three businesses: long steel products which convert scrap metal into reinforcing rod and bar, a rollforming ...
nzherald.co.nz

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UPDATE 3-Rising stocks cap copper, nickel up 1.2 pct


Copper was steady on Friday as investors fretted over rising supplies, while nickel gained over 1 percent on ...
today.reuters.com

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Copper Heads for 2nd Weekly Drop as Stockpiles Rise; Lead Gains


Copper headed for a second weekly decline in London as rising stockpiles of the metal indicated weaker demand. Nickel and lead rose. ...
bloomberg.com

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Pacific Coast Nickel Corp. Completes First Season of Drilling at ...


(TSX-V: NKL) is pleased to announce that it has completed its first season of drilling on the Big Nic nickel-copper property. ...
earthtimes.org

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International Nickel Ventures Set to Commence Drill Program on Its ...


In 1981-82 Billiton drilled ten holes clustered near two copper-nickel-precious metal-bearing gossan zones located about 1.5 km apart. ...
marketwire.com

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Botswana: Expert Forecasts Drop in GDP Growth


He said export growth for the first quarters of both 2006 and 2007 were reported as impressive, particularly with regard to copper-nickel, meat and textile ...

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Scrap metal drive a big success for scouts


Scouts would like to send out a huge thank you to the community of Cambridge for helping make the Scout Exchange scrap metal drive a big success. ...
As Published by cambridgetimes.ca

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Wreck closes NW 50 at Santa Fe [1 min ago]


Scrap metal and trash spilled into the road, making the cleanup more tedious and requiring the road be closed, Young said.
newsok.com

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Key elements of city's scrap metal ordinance missing?


There's always a risk that some of the scrap metal coming in to Spectrum Metal Recycling in East Houston is stolen. ...
khou.com

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Turning scrap metal into statues of hope


For more than 20 years, Japan's popular public artist Mikuo Konoki has been transforming industrial scrap steel and other metal ...
shanghaidaily.com

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High price blamed for lead thefts


Schools, churches and roads in south Wales are being targeted by thieves for scrap metal, with the blame put on high metal prices. In Cardiff, five schools ...
news.bbc.co.uk

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Catalytic converters targeted


Experts blame the trend on drug addicts' taking advantage of worldwide demand for scrap metal, partly driven by a construction boom in China. ...
As Published by kentucky.com

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Nucor Q3 Profits Plummet 27% On Soaring Scrap Steel Costs; Sales ...


(NUE) reported that its third quarter profits declined 27% from last year, as soaring scrap steel costs offset higher revenues. The company's earnings as ...
rttnews.com

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Mauritius: Slow recovery for scrap metal exporters


Steel Scrap Ltd is one of them. "We stopped working for three weeks in August before obtaining all necessary permits and made sure we were operating legally ...

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Steel Dynamics Seeks Security


You may recall that soaring scrap steel costs slammed Nucor's earnings last quarter. Steel Dynamics got serious about securing scrap by laying out over $1.3 ...
fool.com

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Steel Dynamics buys recycler OmniSource to insure supply


Since scrap steel accounts for more than 50% of the cost to make steel in an electric arc furnace (EAF), "it makes sense for a mini-mill steel company to ...
purchasing.com

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New law to deter those who steal metal to sell as scrap


Under the Secondhand Goods Dealers Act, dealers who trade in copper wires and cables as well as other items containing copper, steel or aluminium that are ...
channelnewsasia.com

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Scrap steel spot prices are rising 35% this year as supply has ...


Domestic steel scrap prices are on pace to increase by 35% this year because of solid domestic demand combined with explosive global demand that has ...
purchasing.com

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US Steel upgraded to "buy"


In a research note published yesterday, the analysts mention that the company is likely to benefit from the rising prices of iron ore and coal scrap. ...
newratings.com

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Friday, 19 October 2007
 

Southampton Appoints VP Corporate Development


Ms. Lassonde-Gray's first mandate will be to oversee work at Southampton's Horden Lake Copper-Nickel Deposit near James Bay, Quebec. Mr. Lassonde-Gray joins ...
marketwire.com

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Lundin Mining Announces Third Quarter 2007 Operating Results


Nickel and copper recoveries for the third quarter 2007 were 77% and 92%, respectively, which is higher than in the same quarter of 2006, mainly due to an ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Fieldex drills 30 metres 1.0% nickel at Laforce


Martin Dallaire, the president and chief executive officer of Fieldex, stated: "The Laforce property is located right in the copper-nickel -platinum ...
newswire.ca

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BHP, NiHAO to Search for Nickel in Philippines (Update1)


The Philippines is counting on overseas mining companies to develop the nation's mineral resources, including nickel, copper and gold, which the government ...
bloomberg.com

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Metals - Copper continues lower; rising stockpiles raise fears of ...


In other metals, three-month nickel was slightly higher at 32000 usd per tonne against 31800 usd at the close yesterday. Aluminium for three month delivery ...
forbes.com

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Thursday, 18 October 2007
 

Belle Vernon man gets prison in Fayette incident


By The Tribune-Review A Belle Vernon man accused of running over a Fayette County man and striking another after he was caught stealing scrap metal faces up ...
pittsburghlive.com

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Special Report: Security is key in lead battle


However, today, the region's scrap metal dealers revealed they are also being frequently targeted by crooks. Director of scrap merchant CF Gill & Son, ...
peterboroughtoday.co.uk

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DPL urged to cease talks with Triple Star


The resolution came amid investigation into shipments of scrap metal by Saipan Triple Star Recycling. The company allegedly shipped out two containers of ...
saipantribune.com

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KMP Increases Quarterly Distribution to $0.88 Per Unit


... and material handling systems) and Marine Terminals (five facilities in
four states that primarily handle scrap, alloys and finished steel products). ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Asian Stocks Decline on US Subprime Concern; India Slides


Sanyo Electric Co. fell after scrapping plans to sell its chip unit. PetroChina Co. gained after crude oil prices topped $88 a barrel for the first time. ...
bloomberg.com

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A Stronger Future May Await Steel Sector


Our top pick is Commercial Metals (Conviction Buy) for its scrap and international exposure and attractive valuation. We see Commercial Metals as one of the ...
online.barrons.com

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Cashing in on kegs


Most kegs are made of either aluminum or stainless steel, according to beer distributors and scrap metal dealers. Making a keg today can cost more than $200 ...
ydr.com

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Slow recovery for scrap metal exporters


Steel Scrap Ltd is one of them. "We stopped working for three weeks in August before obtaining all necessary permits and made sure we were operating legally ...
lexpress.mu

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CVRD Inco plugs sulphur dioxide holes


It took out another 55000 to 60000 kt of SO 2 as well fine metal particles of nickel, copper and arsenic that usually went up the stack. ...
nob.on.ca

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Investors bet on base metals to rake in the moolah


According to the current market movement, investors can easily earn good returns in copper, lead and nickel. However, one should be cautious while trading ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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Base Metals Slide on Weak Housing Data


Nickel and zinc, which are used to coat steel, fell on the London Metal Exchange. Copper prices slipped in London and shed 4.6 cents to $3.595 a pound on ...
As Published by ap.google.com

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Rupee volatility: Metal cos take to Indian exchanges for hedging


The trend is reflected in the increase of open interest in the base metals such as copper, nickel and zinc. "With ample liquidity, hedging on the commodity ...
thehindubusinessline.com

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Metals - Base metals down on stock builds, credit fears; copper ...


In other metals, three-month nickel was down at 31525 usd per tonne against 31800 usd at the close yesterday. Aluminium eased to 2489.75 usd per tonne,...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Miners rush to high-grade Canada nickel strike


A rich initial nickel-copper find in Canada's remote James Bay region has drawn a flock of exploration ...
uk.reuters.com

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More boom, less gloom


... to develop new copper mines. The global majors are racing to acquire more resources. Brazil's iron ore mega-company CVRD took over nickel giant Inco, ...
news.com.au

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Tati Nickel acquires hi-tech Finnish equipment


Botswana currently sends its semi-processed copper and nickel to Norway for final processing. It is hoped that other copper and nickel producing countries ...
mmegi.bw

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Wednesday, 17 October 2007
 

* Scrap metal company sold


SDI is the fifth-largest producer of carbon steel in the US, producing steel from recycled steel scrap. The company shipped 4.7 million tons in 2006 on ...
mlive.com

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'Recycling firm found with copper wires'


A recycling center is now under probe after shipping out scrap metal despite a hold on all such exports. In a House session yesterday, ...
saipantribune.com

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Business booming for security firms


The spate of thefts is being driven by an increase in demand for scrap metal in countries such as China, which has seen the price rise to between £900 and ...
cambridge-news.co.uk

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Theft Causes Electricity Company Huge Losses


He protested that there are no mechanisms to oblige companies exporting scrap metal from Mozambican ports to declare the origin of this metal.

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Recycled Materials Lone Organizing Theme In This Group Show


... but its painstaking assemblage--silver metal tubes riveted together with various other colored pieces of scrap metal--makes the sculpture look more like ...
citypaper.com

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Merced County Cracking Down On Copper Thieves


The Merced County board of supervisors voted Tuesday to take the next step toward a scrap metal recycling ordinance by holding ...
abclocal.go.com

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School shut by scrap metal raid


Scrap metal thieves have targeted a Nottinghamshire primary school for the fourth time in a year. In the latest raid lead and copper overflow pipes attached ...
news.bbc.co.uk

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Macquarie: Steel Sector - Commodity Upgrades


The only real impact from commodity revisions is the small increase to scrap price forecasts for FY08 and FY09. Our scrap price forecasts continue to be ...
As Published by egoli.com.au

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Steel Dynamics Reports Strong Sequential Earnings, Revenue and ...


OmniSource can, at times, provide SDI with a more dependable, nearby supply of high-quality steel scrap and affords SDI a measure of protection from supply ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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China Chatter: The Mercantilist Resurgence


Soon, he reported, China will revoke import licenses from its roughly 500 scrap steel importers in favor of group, unified purchases like those occurring in ...
nationalinterest.org

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Western Areas announces new high grade nickel discovery at Forrestania


Lynn Lake drilling underway below Sherritt Gordon's previous high grade 'EL' nickel/copper/cobalt mine in northern Manitoba EM, IP or helicopter VTEM ...\
newswire.ca

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Base Metals, Agriculture Futures Slump


Zinc and lead prices fell sharply on the London Metal Exchange, while nickel, copper and tin prices also weakened. The US dollar had a modest recovery after ...
As Published by ap.google.com

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Latin Stocks Fall, Led by Vale, on Concern US Demand to Slow


Vale, the world's second-biggest nickel producer, fell 2.2 percent as a copper, lead, nickel, tin and zinc fell on the London Metals Exchange on speculation ...
bloomberg.com

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Tuesday, 16 October 2007
 

A nickel for your thoughts?


This would mean that prices would be rounded off to the nearest nickel. While most retailers seem to be in favour of removing the copper, there are still a ...
starjournal.net

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Miners Shoot Aussie Market To New Peak


The Australian stock market is hitting new highs as base metal prices for copper, lead and nickel rise. Copper is trading near a 52-week high and the red ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Buried treasure


China's rapid development is gobbling up stockpiles of nickel and copper. Nickel also is used in the batteries that power iPods, cell phones and laptops. ...
freep.com

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Mineral discovery sends Noront stocks soaring


The James Bay rush started in August, when Noront revealed it unexpectedly found very high-grade nickel and copper sulphides in the McFaulds Lake camp in ...
canada.com

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Norilsk Nickel announces production figures for third quarter 2007


Norilsk Nickel produced 104 thousand metric tonnes of saleable copper at the Polar and Kola Divisions, Norilsk Nickel Harjavalta, in Botswana and South ...
As Published by english.newslab.ru

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Police operation targets lead thieves


Police are now introducing new measures to tackle the what has become a national problem as the global price of scrap metal continues to rise. ...
shieldsgazette.com

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3 arrested in scrap metal theft attempt


Stark County sheriff's deputies nabbed three people who they suspect tried to steal aluminum from a Raff Road SW business. ...
cantonrep.com

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Landfill cleanup proceeds


Schnitzer will make about $150 per ton of scrap metal, depending on market prices. It is also being paid by Maui County for services rendered, ...
molokaitimes.com

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Landfill cleanup proceeds


Schnitzer will make about $150 per ton of scrap metal, depending on market prices. It is also being paid by Maui County for services rendered, ...
molokaitimes.com

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Steel demand, prices seen sliding in 2008


... steelmaking costs next year from expected increases in scrap and iron ore costs, which will force them to seek higher steel prices to customers in 2008. ...
purchasing.com

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Ex-rigger secures his own firm


And in a line of work that can involve thousands of pounds of scrap steel, Boyd also insists on having all the right insurance. "You don't want to be doing ...
detnews.com

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Monday, 15 October 2007
 

Turning trash to fashion treasure


Scrap metal as a fashion item earned designer Jordelle Simpkin high praise in the Taranaki Daily News Fashion Art Awards on Saturday night. ...
stuff.co.nz

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Hot Items for Thieves: Recyclables


Scrap metal, like the bed frame taken by Mr. Bosque, can be sold for up to $250 a ton, five times the price of a decade ago, according to a widely ...
nytimes.com

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Xinjiang Xinxin debut gains 119%


Xinjiang Xinxin is a mining company based in Xinjiang and is principally engaged in the mining, ore processing, smelting and refining of nickel, copper and ...
chinaknowledge.com

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Steel Dynamics Buy May Hedge Rising Cost


Analysts on Wednesday said Steel Dynamics Inc.'s recent acquisition of scrap steel and recycled metals company OmniSource Corp. ...
As Published by forbes.com

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Steel Dynamics Buys OmniSource


Steel Dynamics Inc. plans to boost its expansion into steel scrap and recycled metals by acquiring OmniSource Corp. in a deal valued ...
As Published by forbes.com

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Laotians live with a lethal legacy


Farmers can make good money hunting for scrap metal in the jungle, where the biggest finds are often unexploded bombs, some twice as tall as the men ...
As Published by startribune.com

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Stopping Copper Thieves


Cops say they're after valuable scrap metal. Hitting everything from farmers' irrigation rigs, to ripping off construction sites. Really anywhere they can ...
wwmt.com

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Stopping Copper Thieves


Cops say they're after valuable scrap metal. Hitting everything from farmers' irrigation rigs, to ripping off construction sites. Really anywhere they can ...
wwmt.com

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Brass-necked thieves even lift doorknobs


With demand for lead at a 27-year high and copper quadrupling in price in two years, gangs are going to dangerous lengths to secure their haul and nowhere, ...
business.timesonline.co.uk

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Duluth Metals announces first drill results from eastern ...


The following table with (0.3% copper and 0.5% copper cut-offs) contains a
more detailed summary of the drill intercepts: FROM TO LENGTH COPPER NICKEL...
prnewswire.com

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Is this Voisey's Bay II?


The drilling results, which started to emerge six weeks ago and feature massive amounts of copper and nickel sulphides, have astounded the mining industry ...
canada.com

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Saturday, 13 October 2007
 

Norilsk raises copper, palladium and platinum 2007 output forecasts


By Jon Nones Russian miner Norilsk Nickel [OTCPK:NILSY] on Friday raised its 2007 output forecast for copper and platinum group metals after foreign ...
resourceinvestor.com

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Aber, Global Copper, Tanzanian Royalty: Canada Equity Movers


Mirabela Nickel Ltd. (MNB CN) climbed 26 cents, or 5.4 percent, to C$5.09. The explorer for nickel in Brazil yesterday said that drilling at its Santa Rita ...
bloomberg.com

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China boom fuels metal theft surge


The scrap metal scam first came to public attention in 2004 when news broke that thieves were taking manhole covers around the country. ...
timesonline.co.uk

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Whittlesey: Phones cut off as cable thieves strike again


The price of scrap metal has surged due to a demand for it in the Far East. Lead, especially, is frequently stolen, melted down and exported. ...
peterboroughtoday.co.uk

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Allegheny Technologies Plunges as Company Cuts Profit Forecast


``It appears as though lower nickel prices have not yet enticed stainless-steel buyers back into the market as quickly as we had anticipated and may not do ...
bloomberg.com

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Gerdau Ameristeel May Sell $1.59 Billion in Shares (Update2)


... with 9 million tons of annual production capacity, trails only Nucor Corp. in North American steel output from minimills. The mills use scrap metal as a ...
bloomberg.com

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Producer Price Index Rises 1.1% in September


Iron and steel scrap prices rose 5.8 percent in September subsequent to a 1.3-percent advance in the previous month. The wastepaper and gold ores indexes ...
123jump.com

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Scrap metal thieves haul off aluminum doors, copper pipe


... at a hearing last month for lack of evidence. Anyone with information about these metal thefts or any others is asked to call police at 724-983-3232.
sharonherald.com

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Alma Iron and Metal shows off new facility


His reference was to the compressed scrap metal and aluminum bales stacked in an area inside a building where nonferrous metals are processed. ...
themorningsun.com

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Dominican government tries to thwart rampant metal theft


The Environment Ministry (Semarena) gave 30 days for companies which export or use scrap metal to register their activity and said they have until November ...
dominicantoday.com

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Mohegan Sun lines up rock super group


Scrap Metal is a celebrity rock super group whose members collectively have sold over 50 million records worldwide. The band was formed by Gunnar Nelson, ...
casinocitytimes.com

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Metal thieves hit county


High demand in developing countries such as China have led to scrap metal and industrial materials being highly sought after, and in Ipswich alone, ...
eveningstar.co.uk

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UPDATE 1-Brazil's CVRD plans $59 bln 2008-2012 investments


... said on Thursday it plans to spend $59 billion in 2008-2012 to more than double output of copper and expand production of iron ore and nickel....
reuters.com

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Revenue from metal sales gained by Norilsk Nickel increased by 82%


The second factor that accounted for about 7% of the growth (or 11000 tonnes of nickel and 2000 tonnes of copper) was the acquisition on 1 March 2007 of ...
As Published by english.newslab.ru

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BASE METALS: Consolidate, Underpinned By Weak Dollar


LME nickel peaked at $32780 a ton, up 8% from Monday, before giving back gains, while copper remained supported above $8100/ton. ...
fxstreet.com

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Lundin sees copper zone at Neves-Corvo mine


The company acquired nickel producer Rio Narcea and copper miner Tenke Mining this year, and listed its shares on the New York Stock Exchange in September. ...
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LME lead hits new high, seen rising


Users of steelmaking raw material nickel started reducing their consumption of the metal when it hit $50000 per tonne, though such a move was mooted when ...
africa.reuters.com

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BHP Billiton Rises to Record in New York on Copper Outlook


Asian demand is also buoying prices for BHP's aluminum, nickel, coal, zinc and iron ore. ``Copper and nickel are doing well and they've got big exposure ...
bloomberg.com

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Nickel, copper wire bars, zinc, alunimium and brass rise


Prices of Key metals like nickel cathode, copper wire bars, zinc, aluminium and brass cuttings in ferrous and non ferrous metals recovered ...
newkerala.com

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MISIF Disputes MBAM's Claim Of Increase In Demand For Steel Bars


MISIF said despite the fact that scrap prices have started to increase recently, all MISIF's integrated steel mill members have maintained their regular ...
bernama.com.my

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Allegheny Technologies Updates Earnings Outlook


In addition, a significant reduction in raw material surcharges and indexes is expected from the rapid decline in the cost of nickel, nickel-bearing scrap, ...
newsticker.welt.de

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Friday, 12 October 2007
 

The Greatest Bull Market in History - Chinese Red-chips


... tons of scrap copper in the first seven months of 2007, up 18% from a year ago, keeping copper prices elevated near record highs. China 's steel mills ...
news.goldseek.com

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Thursday, 11 October 2007
 

Arrests top 250 over metal thefts


The theft of metal, particularly copper and lead, "significantly increased" over six months in line with higher values place on scrap metal, it said....
news.bbc.co.uk

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PAPD Arrests Suspects in Metal Theft Investigation


Three men are in custody Wednesday night after police discovered a scrap metal theft ring. Port Arthur Police say the men were running an illegal scrap ...
kfdm.com

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Copper's nab copper seller


Police will allege the man went to a scrap metal yard in Pooraka with copper and sold it for cash on three occasions in the past week. ...
news.com.au

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American Samoa Senate asked to sort out scrap metal row


The Senate will be looking into complaints raised by a local recycling company concerning the awarding of the American Samoa Power Authority scrap metal ...
rnzi.com

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Industrial, Precious Metals Prices Rally


Gold and silver prices rose at midday, while copper, nickel and zinc also advanced. Agriculture futures jumped, and energy prices slipped. ...
As published by google.com

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Norilsk Nickel Profits From Power


Norilsk Nickel reported strong half-year results last Friday, with strong nickel, copper and metals prices boosting profits by ...
forbes.com

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Souper Sick


This last week started with a severe hangover thanks to the Copper Nickel release party, and has ended with me coming down with a nasty cold (I refuse to ...
As Published by ucdadvocate.com

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Wednesday, 10 October 2007
 

Scrap metal thief awaiting bail


Brad Lindsey was arrested for stealing a white 2005 Chevy Silverado flatbed pickup that was loaded with scrap metal from B-3 Construction on Oct. 4....
morningsun.net

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Sharp fall in metal prices


Copper cable scrap, copper scrap heavy and copper utensils scrap declined by Rs 5 per kilo each to Rs 360, Rs 356 and Rs 320 respectively. ...
As Published by ndtvprofit.com

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Scrap metal recycler disbands moving plan


TJN also has scrap yards in Watertown and Yankton, as well as in Worthington, Minn., and Estherville, Spencer and Sioux City, Iowa. ...
argusleader.com

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Sex offender loses home in Lisbon


Notorious sex offender Louis Massei has lost his latest residence to a scrap metal company. Massei complained to State Police on October 4th that someone ...
newswatch50.com

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Hoban High's aluminum bleachers stolen for scrap


Scrap metal thieves may have been responsible for damaging a major Internet line in Cleveland this summer in search of copper. Thieves have stolen copper ...
cleveland.com

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Nickel, copper, zinc & aluminium ease on bearish LME advice


Prices of nickel cathode, copper wire bars, zinc slab and aluminium in ferrous and non ferrous metals declined for the second consecutive ...
newkerala.com

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Commodities producers focus of China takeovers


"We've got more to come, particularly in copper, iron ore and nickel." China needs more commodities to fuel economic growth that has averaged an annual 10.1 ...
iht.com

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BioHeap developer eyes listing


A Perth company that has developed a revolutionary new method of extracting copper, nickel and other base metals from ore is pursuing a stock market listing ...
wabusinessnews.com.au

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Sector Glance: Industrial Metals Miners


Nickel led the charge, rising 4.4 percent. December copper rose 4.5 cents to end at $3.6175 per pound on the New York Metals Exchange. ...
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Copper Falls as China May Not Soak Up Supplies; Nickel Gains


Nickel rose. Copper stockpiles monitored by the London Metal Exchange rose for a sixth consecutive day, according to the exchange's daily warehouse report ...
bloomberg.com

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Copper Falls as China May Not Soak Up Supplies; Nickel Gains


Nickel rose. Copper stockpiles monitored by the London Metal Exchange rose for a sixth consecutive day, according to the exchange's daily warehouse report ...
bloomberg.com

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Sharemarket gets wind of another record


"Concerns about global economic growth have stalled demand for those commodities (copper and nhttp://www.theage.com.au/news/business/sharemarket-gets-wind-of-another-record/2007/10/09/1191695908923.htmlickel)," said Atul Lele, of White Funds Management in Sydney. ...
theage.com.au

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China Has Become Top Steel Polluter, Steelmakers Institute Says


China emits more greenhouse gases than other nations because it uses less scrap to make steel, so it burns more coal in the process, IISI said. ...
bloomberg.com

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Kloeckner Shares Fall as Steel Prices Cut Earnings (Update2)


Prices of other types of steel have gained. European steel made from scrap has risen to 220 euros a ton from 212.5 euros in April. Prices are expected to ...
bloomberg.com

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POSCO to raise steel plate prices by 9.9 pc


Prices of raw materials such as iron ore, coal and scrap are also strong backed by brisk demand. POSCO, however, will maintain its prices of other key ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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London metals bourse may list new contracts


The contracts are for steel billet, a semi-finished product made from scrap. One will be deliverable into Turkey and the other into South Korea....
businessday.co.za

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Tuesday, 9 October 2007
 

Green law stumps India's scrap metal importers - trade


Scrap metal usually costs at least 20-25 percent less than primary metal. "More than 100 firms have stopped manufacturing because of the regulation," he ...
in.reuters.com

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Australian Stocks Rise to Record High, Led by Banks; BHP Falls


BHP Billiton Ltd. and Woodside Petroleum Ltd. fell after prices for commodities such as copper, nickel and oil declined. ``Concerns about global economic ...
http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601081&sid=aW7XXB4IFdVE&refer=australia

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Australian Dollar Slips From 23-Year High as Metals Prices Fall


Overseas sales of commodities, including copper and nickel, account for 17 percent of Australia's gross domestic product. Crude oil fell more than $2 a ...
bloomberg.com

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Norilsk Nickel Profit Jumps 60% on Record Prices


Norilsk said it sold 103000 tons of nickel in the period at an average price of $44708 a ton, and 172000 tons of copper at an average price of $6770 a ton. ...
online.wsj.com

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Gold prices slip as dollar increases


Copper dragged other metals with it. Steelmaking additive nickel fell more than five percent to $29701 per tonne from $31400 on Friday, and zinc was down ...
dailytimes.com.pk

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ISRI challenges SRI conclusions on steel recycling rates


Robin Wiener, president of the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI), Washington, DC, recently challenged conclusions in a Steel Recycling ...
thefabricator.com

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Monday, 8 October 2007
 

Car-Crushing Robot Hand Could End Up Back in Scrap Heap


Soon, the huge robotic hand might be sold for scrap metal, a perfectly normal death for a piece brought to life at the annual Amsterdam art fest....
wired.com

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Scrap metal thieves steal meters


SCRAP metal thieves are being blamed for the theft of household water meters in the Davoren Park area. Police said 13 residents had reported their water ...
news.com.au

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When it's metal, even scrap is precious World market raises value ...


Global demand for metal has kept the prices of scrap aluminum, copper, nickel, steel and other metals increasing for the past five years. ...
thenewstribune.com

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Smart rise in nickel, tin and zinc prices


Elsewhere, copper and lead also edged up on mild industrial support. In LME, nickel ended at USD 31500/tonne, up USD 900, tin was up USD 530 at USD ...
outlookindia.com

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Duluth Metals announces 95% copper and 72% nickel recoveries from ...


U) today announced significant high extraction and recovery rates for its initial metallurgical tests of the Nokomis Deposit copper - nickel - PGM ores. ...
digital50.com

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Kroombit and Lake Torrens projects fire up interest in Argonaut ...


... to subscribe for one BML share at 20¢ each for every two A-Cap shares, BML offers exposure to some hot nickel, copper and gold ground in Botswana. ...
theage.com.au

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Scrapyard boss shows his mettle


The managing director of Wellington's Macaulay Metals is getting used to moving mountains, with about half a dozen of them - 20000 tonnes of scrap steel ...
stuff.co.nz

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Artist breathes life into junk metal


The difference between dreaming, on one hand, and actualising and executing what you dream, on the other, is what scrap metal artist Kioko ...
bdafrica.com

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Sunday, 7 October 2007
 

Dayton Man Arrested, Accused Of Selling Scrap Metal


A Dayton man was arrested Friday accused of trying to sell stolen scrap metal, police said. John Cunningham, 46, was charged with theft. ...
whiotv.com

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City to look at ways to curb scrap metal thefts


Dublin officials plan to join forces with other local leaders to come up with a way to curb the rash of area thefts involving scrap metal ...
news.mywebpal.com

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10.50 Metres of 11.19% Copper Within 43.05 Metres of 4.38% Copper ...


The Company also holds the largest land package considered prospective for nickel-copper mineralization at Lynn Lake, which is to date Canada's third ...
marketwire.com

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Investors rush float offering the makings of new mineral field


Peter Tambanis prospected on the wrong side of PNG's Owen Stanley Thrust Belt, discovering high grade gold, copper and nickel. ...
mineweb.net

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Steel Dynamics Buy May Hedge Rising Cost


Analysts on Wednesday said Steel Dynamics Inc.'s recent acquisition of scrap steel and recycled metals company OmniSource ...
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Why the global steel industry is booming


The demand-supply gap for steel is expected to increase and will drive prices northward. TFN editor Chris DeHaemer has already shown his readers how to ...
commodityonline.com

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Saturday, 6 October 2007
 

Wal-Mart won't exchange scrap metal for new TV


The clerk became suspicious and opened the box only to find it was filled with scrap metal, Robertson said. Police were called and found Dunham still inside ...
napavalleyregister.com

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'Scrap' concert fulfills every fan's fantasy


The all-star Scrap Metal perfectly sums up the melodic rock ethos and includes Gunnar and Matthew Nelson of Nelson, Kelly Keagy of Night Ranger, ...
southbendtribune.com

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Man gets probation in scrap-metal scheme


The man who police say acted as the ringleader of a group of workers who stole scrap metal from their boss and later resold it to him was ...
journalinquirer.com

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Joining forces


Steel Dynamic Inc.'s $1-billion acquisition of OmniSource, announced Oct. 1, will allow SDI to exercise more control over the scrap metal it ...
kpcnews.com

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Plea to PM over thefts of metal


Mr Dredge appeals for the Government to introduce legislation requiring all scrap metal dealers to get proof of ownership of all metal brought into their ...
northamptonchron.co.uk

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Positive Metals Outlook Leading Into LME Week


As at the end of June next year it sees prices of $2470 for aluminium, $7270 for copper, $30860 for nickel, $3090 for zinc, $1980 for lead and $11680 for ...
fnarena.com

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Uravan Announces Extension


This claim makes up part of Uravan's 13364 hectare Rottenstone nickel-copper-platinum group element property located in northern Saskatchewan. ...
newswire.ca

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URSA Major Minerals Reports Exploration Results on Worthington ...


This dike extends for approximately 12 kilometers from the Sudbury Igneous Complex and is the host to several nickel copper mines and deposits. ...
northernminer.com

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Lead at new high, copper firms ahead of US data


Nickel, a key ingredient of stainless steel, was at $30600/30800 a tonne, down $200 from Thursday. The International Nickel Study Group (INSG) said primary ...
africa.reuters.com

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Norilsk Nickel H1 net profit surges 60.8 pct, but co misses ...


The world's largest nickel producer sold 5.254 bln usd of the base metal in
the January-June period, compared to 2.026 bln a year ago. First half copper ...
forbes.com

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Norilsk Profit Advances 60%, Curbed by Higher Costs (Update4)


First-half nickel sales fell 3 percent to 114000 metric tons and copper sales dropped 7 percent to 174000 tons. Sales of Palladium advanced 3.4 percent to ...
bloomberg.com

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Schnitzer Steel Industries downgraded to "underperform"


Although the fundamentals of the industry and of Schnitzer Steel Industries remain robust, the average scrap and metal prices are likely to decline ...
newratings.com

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Steel Dynamics Buy May Hedge Rising Cost


Analysts on Wednesday said Steel Dynamics Inc.'s recent acquisition of scrap steel and recycled metals company OmniSource Corp. could ...
As Published by chron.com

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Commercial Metals Rises on Goldman Note


Steel Dynamics Inc. earlier this week said it is buying scrap steel company OmniSource Corp. for $425 million. Investors currently prefer steel producers ...
As Published by chron.com

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Terra Nostra Announces Year End Results: Record Revenue of $284.8 ...


The amount of gold and silver sold varies from year to year based on the mix of scrap and ore used in the production process and precious mineral content of ...
moneycentral.msn.com

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The Week's Top Merger News


Steel producer Steel Dynamics Inc. said it would buy privately held scrap recycler OmniSource Corp. for about $885 million in cash and stock. ...
As Published by chron.com

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Scrap firm bought for $1 billion


Steel Dynamics is part of the industry trend. Buying a large scrap metal company would insulate Steel Dynamics from changes in scrap metal prices or supply, ...
journalgazette.net

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Friday, 5 October 2007
 

Richview Resources Inc.: Analytical Results From Drill Program


Copper, nickel, cobalt and silver analyses employ aqua regia and atomic absorption analytical techniques. Gold, platinum and palladium analyses utilize fire ...
marketwire.com

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Brilliant Intersects Nickel Sulphide Mineralization at Michikamau ...


"We have discovered multiple, near surface nickel-copper-cobalt sulphide occurrences of varying thicknesses and tenor at Michikamau," stated Brilliant's CEO ...
marketwire.com

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Moderate rise in nickel, copper and aluminium prices


Prices of nickel, copper and aluminium moved up moderately in the non-ferrous metal market here today due to good demand from industrial users. ...
outlookindia.com

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Metals - Copper continues lower after weak factory orders data


In other metals, nickel fell 625 usd to 30900 usd a tonne, zinc dropped 76 usd to 3034 usd, aluminium dropped 52.50 usd to 2429.50 usd while tin was down ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Franconia Minerals Further Delineates Copper-Nickel-PGM ...


The test results from drill holes BL07-4, -5 and -6 and their wedged-offset drill holes have further defined the thickness and grade of copper-nickel-PGM ...
marketwire.com

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FACTBOX-Base metals labour issues


UK 14, it emerged workers at eight Grupo Mexico units, including major copper mine La Caridad, had voted overwhelmingly the previous week to abandon the ...
uk.reuters.com

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Nickel, tin, lead, copper prices rise on firm global advice


Prices of nickel, tin, lead copper and aluminium in ferrous and non ferrous metal rallied again today on sustained brisk industrial users ...
newkerala.com

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Did you know?


If you want more than $25 for your scrap metal, you'll need a clean fingerprint, too. The laws require recyclers to have a state-issued drivers' license or ...
zwire.com

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New Issue-Steel Dynamics sells $700 mln in five-year notes


STEEL DYNAMICS INC AMT $700 MLN COUPON 7.375 PCT MATURITY 11/1/2012 TYPE SR NOTES ISS PRICE 100 FIRST PAY 5/1/2008 MOODY'S Ba2 YIELD 7.375 PCT ...
today.reuters.com

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Planning commission says 'no' to recycler


Hattiesburg Planning Commission had a change of heart Wednesday and opposed a scrap metal recycling company moving to the north edge of ...
hattiesburgamerican.com

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Two scrap metal thefts on same night


The rising cost of scrap metal has seen the number of thefts surge, with about 70 such incidents being reported to officers since the beginning of May. ...
northamptonchron.co.uk

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Thieves strip lead from church roof


THE police and the Rural Dean for Andover are warning people to be vigilant after a spate of scrap metal and roofing lead thefts ...
thisishampshire.net

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Lead thieves strip 20 roofs in a week


THIEVES are continuing to cash in on high scrap metal prices by stripping lead from more than 20 roofs around Cambridge in a week. The flood of metal thefts ...
cambridge-news.co.uk

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LME copper creeps up; strikes, thin trade support


"Nickel seems to have established a new range with $30000 support and resistance at $34500. The market has recovered after its plunge and is now starting to ...
africa.reuters.com

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Miner IPO Expected to Price at Top


The nickel and copper producer, 60%-owned by China's state-owned Xinjiang Non-ferrous Metal Industry (Group) Ltd., is expected to price the 600 million ...
online.wsj.com

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Encouraging results from Madagascan nickel/copper prospect


The borehole intersected 32 m of continuous nickel copper and sulphide mineralization at a shallow 30 m depth from the surface. The Londokomanana project is ...
miningweekly.co.za

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Indonesia Antam to reduce dependence on nickel


Indonesia is rich in mineral such as coal, nickel, copper, and gold but it has not seen fresh investment for years due to issues such as graft, ...
mining-journal.com

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Norilsk Nickel Reaches Canada's Deposit


GMK Norilsk Nickel announced yesterday it inked a number of agreements with Canadian Royalties Inc. (CRI) to bring momentum to the Nunavik copper and nickel ...
kommersant.com

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SDI's Purchase of OmniSource Called "Blockbuster Deal" by SDI Chairman


Steel Dynamics, or SDI, has bought most of the scrap metal it needs to make steel from OmniSource for years already. This sale guarantees SDI will maintain ...
indianasnewscenter.com

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BMDAM Wants Temporary Ban On Steel Bars & Billets Exports


... our members who are distributors of steel products and the contractors who are the end users are badly affected." The price of scrap metal in the ...
bernama.com.my

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Thursday, 4 October 2007
 

Tennessee Lawmakers Propose Crackdown on Scrap Metal Thefts


An effort is underway in Nashville to stop the number of scrap metal thefts. It's a growing problem that lawmakers estimate costs property owners thousands ...
newschannel9.com

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Police probe possible scrap-metal theft


Three people claiming to be city contractors allegedly tried to take scrap metal from the former Allis-Chalmers property Monday. ...
As Published by heraldargus.com

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Man arrested for scrap metal thefts


Police arrested a 36-year-old man Monday for larceny of scrap metal in the Curdy Road area of Oceola Township. Although he faces charges of both misdemeanor ...
dailypressandargus.com

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New law could take profit out of stealing scrap metal


Police say scrap metal thefts are on the rise, with the city's First Division dealing with an average of eight to 10 cases each month. ...
wave3.com

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Cemetery vandals and WWI scrap metal thieves: Witness to theft ...


This second incident was likely motivated by the rising price of scrap metal, with copper running at about $3.39 a pound, Courtemanche said. ...
sherbrookerecord.com

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Angie's List: Scrap Metal Theft from Homes


... joining Angie's List, click the link above. And if you live in the Cincinnati area, and you have had metal stolen from your home, please send me an e-mail.
wcpo.com

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Metalico Inc. (MEA): Tap into the recycling trend


It stands to capitalize on the statistical growth of recycling and the need for scrap metal in the US and abroad Price Target: The stats all point in favor ...
bloggingstocks.com

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Scrap thieves elude cops -- but don't make a sale


Janette Gaston has been scrapping metal since she was 7 years old. "I saved up a whole lot of cans and took them in. Saved up my money and got my first bike ...
wtol.com

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Wednesday, 3 October 2007
 

Out of Myanmar, but the cheques keep coming


Ivanhoe officially gave up its stake in the Monywa Copper Project mine in February, transferring its 50-per-cent interest to an "independent third-party ...
theglobeandmail.com

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Metals - Copper rises to highest point in nearly 5 months UPDATE


In other metals, nickel was up at at 30900 usd a tonne against 30400 usd, boosted by a fall of 24 tonnes in LME inventories today - the first decline in 8 ...
forbes.com

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Metals - Copper rises to highest point in nearly 5 months UPDATE


In other metals, nickel was up at at 30900 usd a tonne against 30400 usd, boosted by a fall of 24 tonnes in LME inventories today - the first decline in 8 ...
forbes.com

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Fox Resources boosts reserves and resources


Fox Resources Limited (FXR) has increased the size of its nickel and copper reserves and resources at its projects located in the Pilbara, Western Australia ...
As Published by egoli.com.au

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Tiomin Appoints Director


It produces nickel, copper, cobalt, precious metals, various bulk chemicals and nonferrous metals. The output of nickel and platinum group metals are 88% ...
earthtimes.org

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Fox boosts nickel reserves


The Radio Hill ore reserve is categorised as probable and is now quoted at 765000t @ 0.95% nickel and 0.61% copper. Sholl B2 (Stage 1 Open Pit)Probable ...
tradingmarkets.com

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Companies turn up heat on copper thieves


The thieves are selling the material to smaller, often unlicensed scrap dealers who then sell it in bulk to either legitimate dealers or shippers....
As Published by ajc.com

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NORTH AMERICAN AVERAGE CARBON STEEL PRICES - LATEST FORECASTS FROM ...


Of course, with the prospect of rising input costs (including iron ore, coke freight and scrap), the mills will have sound cause to lift selling values for ...
meps.co.uk

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Steel Dynamics Buys OmniSource


Steel Dynamics Inc. plans to boost its expansion into steel scrap and recycled metals by acquiring OmniSource Corp. in a deal ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Tuesday, 2 October 2007
 

Inflation Impacts Thai Coinage


The circulating copper-nickel composition 1 baht will have a nickel coating in the future, while the copper-nickel clad copper 2 baht will be replaced with ...
numismaster.com

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Thundelarra discovers new nickel sulphide at Mabel Hill


The drillhole returned an intercept of 51m at 0.28pc nickel and 0.14pc copper from surface, including 15m at 0.48pc nickel and 0.2pc copper from 18m. ...
tradingmarkets.com

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Copper, nickel rally after US Fed rate cut


Nickel jumped more than 5 percent to a 2-month high of $32400 a tonne as speculators cut short positions -- bets on lower prices -- on talk of stronger ...
africa.reuters.com

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Alberta Star Intersects 3.0 Meters of 0.39% Copper and 206.5 g/ton ...


The newly discovered hydrothermal and structurally controlled breccias are believed to be enriched in uranium, silver, gold, copper, cobalt, nickel, cobalt, ...
earthtimes.org

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Nickel, copper prices rise on firm global advice


Prices of nickel, copper and aluminium in ferrous and non ferrous metal advanced today on lesser stock supply from upcountry centres and ...
newkerala.com

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Copper Rises in London Trading as Peruvian Miners Plan Strike


Aluminum and nickel declined. Peruvian workers at Southern Copper will stop work to demand higher wages, joining colleagues at three of the company's mines ...
bloomberg.com

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Copper the new "green," with demand from hybrid cars: Friedland


"It's the copper the world needs," Friedland told the Asia Pacific Forum on
Mining and Minerals. Friedland, the man behind a huge nickel find at Voisey's ...
As Published by canadianpress.google.com

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London copper edges up as China holiday begins


Steelmaking additive nickel was unchanged at $30400/30600 after it dropped 4.4 percent on Friday, while aluminium was down $10 at $2510/2515.
africa.reuters.com

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Dallas Contracting Co., Inc. Completes Tank Removal and Building ...


The UST was cut into scrap metal and sent offsite for scrap metal recycling. Following UST removal, the remaining portion of the building was demolished. ...
newswiretoday.com

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SCRAP BANDITS


On a hot weekday morning, as the city starts to wake, the line at a bustling downtown scrap metal yard stretches six people deep....
nola.com

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Manteca may stiffen rules for scrap metal recyclers


Earlier this month, a state bill that would have restricted the sale of scrap metal failed in the California Assembly. It was criticized for not being as ...
recordnet.com

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Digging deeper to recover from fall


... samples don't necessarily equal a mine. But given nickel is a much less abundant mineral than copper, those high-grade samples certainly look outstanding.
smh.com.au

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Precious metals lift as US dollar staggers


Nickel was another base metal to get knocked about as Friday wore on. It finished down 4.1 per cent at $US30,500/tonne. Commodity strategists at the ...
theaustralian.news.com.au

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Plant galvanises for new zinc opportunities


The plant can handle 120000 tonnes of steel scrap a year, recovering an estimated 2000 tonnes of high-grade zinc. Mr Rowe said a recycling Vacuum technology ...
theage.com.au

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Factory 'looters' are spared jail


Lewes Crown Court heard that over the next few days, Ingram and Jeffries returned to the site and stole scrap metal worth £2000 and CCTV equipment worth up ...
hastingsobserver.co.uk

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The Oregonian Top 50 sees declines, improvements


The Portland steel maker and scrap supplier has profited on the burgeoning China market. Schnitzer may or may not be an acquisition target, ...
oregonlive.com

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Any old iron? You'll get more than tuppence


Those high world prices flow directly into the retail price of scrap metal, which comes in parcels that might weigh hundreds of tonnes, such as large pieces ...
stuff.co.nz

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More action needed to unplug metal thieves


This week the Union of BC Municipalities convention endorsed a resolution calling for legislation regulating scrap metal dealers. Politicians are waking up ...
richmondreview.com

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Rising iron ore prices send steel ingots up Rs 1000/t


Steel ingot production was seeing a slowdown due to shortage of both sponge iron scrap and iron ore. This is also making production of ingots expensive. ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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China mulls raising steel export tax: Report


China is considering scrapping export tax rebates for all steel products and raising export taxes on some products to cap iron ore demand ahead of ...

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Seeking Treasure From Trash


Mittelstaedt says the present focus on price also comes from an explosion in costs. The prices of diesel fuel and steel have shot up, making a truck fleet ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Scrap on Tap


Keg prices have increased with the cost of stainless steel, which has risen in response to demand from China and India. When I called Bill Covaleski, ...
As Published by portfolio.com

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Steel companies to gain from firm global prices


Recent data from World Steel Dynamics Steel Benchmarker indicate that steel prices have rebounded. Hot rolled coil prices in US and Europe are up moderately ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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Vior Inc.: Exploration Up-Date on Bourgeoys and Lac-Edouard Nickel ...


The technical team at Vior believes that these conductors indicate the presence of copper-nickel sulphide-rich bodies since there is no evidence of graphite ...
earthtimes.org

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Metals - Copper climbs to fresh 2 month high as dollar values ...


Nickel was up at 32250 usd a tonne against 31800 usd, aluminium rose to 2514 usd against 2498 usd while tin bucked the trend, falling to 15400 usd against ...
forbes.com

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UPDATE 1-Japan's Sumitomo Corp expanding metal portfolio


... silver, lead, zinc and nickel as our new earnings drivers while maintaining our strength in copper," Yamada, who duplicates as the general manager at ...
uk.reuters.com

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UPDATE 6-Copper hits 10-wk high on soft dlr, nickel drops


Volatile trading in London Metal Exchange nickel pushed prices to an intra-day low of $30025 per tonne, down 5.6 percent, before closing at $30400 down ...
investing.reuters.co.uk

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Commodities boom extends to obscure metals, too


While gold, copper, nickel, coal and zinc get most of the attention, demand for secondary metals such as lead, molybdenum, indium, germanium, ...
canada.com

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A welcome development


Just when it seemed that the scrap metal industry might pass quietly into history, a last minute intervention by President Bharrat Jagdeo has thrown it a ...
stabroeknews.com

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Rules restrict sale of scrap metal, other items


People selling scrap metal, jewelry, used compact discs, DVDs or video games to businesses soon will have to provide identification and, ...
courier-journal.com

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Scrap-metal players 'not tools'


The biggest players in Tennessee's scrap metal industry support some but not all of the measures proposed by a broad range of groups to curtail ...
knoxnews.com

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US scrap metal industry riding wave of consolidation


The scrap metal industry is riding a wave of consolidation in the wake of limited supply and a sharp ...
uk.reuters.com

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Metals - Lead off new record highs, copper off day highs on dollar ...


And miners at its Cananea copper mine, the largest in Mexico, have been on strike since the end of July. Elsewhere, nickel was down at 32347 usd a tonne ...
forbes.com

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Asian stocks advance, led by mining companies


... News SINGAPORE: BHP Billiton and Sumitomo Metal Mining led Asian stocks to a two-month high Tuesday after prices of copper, nickel and zinc rose. ...
iht.com

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Copper firm on weak dollar


Nickel, a key ingredient of stainless steel, was at $32600/32800 versus Wednesday's $32400/32500, while tin was $100 firmer at $15350. reuters.
dailytimes.com.pk

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Fieldex intersects nickel at Laforce property


The hole LF-07-07 (hole no.1) was drilled vertically an intercepted copper-nickel mineralisation from depth of 42.54 meter to 81.07 (38.53 meters). ...
newswire.ca

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Speculators Corner LME Copper, Lead Stocks


"The copper price should have some bearing towards the physical market. But we know there can be some decoupling at times -- the nickel market being an ...
africa.reuters.com

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NICKEL-COPPER DEVELOPMENT - Closure approved for Shakespeare property


Production is a step closer at the Shakespeare nickel-copper property now that the closure plan has been accepted by the ONTARIO MINISTRY OF ...
canadianminingjournal.com

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Police crack down on metal thieves


Scrap metal thieves are being targeted in new police crackdown aimed at tackling the sharp rise in thefts across Norfolk. Operation Coppersafe has been ...
edp24.co.uk

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Resolution calling on regulations on scrap metal industry endorsed ...


Watts hopes those rules follow her city's example...she says metal sellers in Surrey have to show ID at scrap metal yards, payment is by cheque, not cash, ...
cknw.com

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American Samoa Power Authority lets scrap metal contract


The American Samoa Power Authority has contracted an off-island company to manage and clear scrap metal in the territory. Samoa News reports that the ...
rnzi.com

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Mixed Trend Seen In Metal Prices


Elsewhere, copper cable scrap and copper scrap heavy also edged up on mild buying enquiries. While, copper utensils scrap, copper wire bar, copper sheets ...
As Published by ndtvprofit.com

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Schnitzer Steel Industries "neutral," target price raised


... materials required for making steel, which are expected to result in an increase in the demand for the company's processed scrap exports, the analysts say.
newratings.com

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Peddling The Metal


A dramatic increase in the price of scrap metal has thieves seeing gold in everything from copper pipes to steel appliances. ...
unionleader.com

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What's Propelling Korea's Growth


Yet many factories that failed were so high-tech that no one dared scrap them. Hanbo, for instance, was bought by the company now known as Hyundai Steel in ...
businessweek.com

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Election Fever Infects Privatization


By October of that same year, the Orange politicians had repossessed and resold the mill for $4 billion more than its original sales price to world steel ...
kyivpost.com

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Cambridge Scouts Launch Largest Scrap Metal Drive Since WW II


The Scout House in Cambridge is looking for any and all metal scrap. Our local Scouts are telling us that this fundraising event is the largest scrap metal ...
cambridgenow.ca

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Copper Theft Becomes Big Business Upnorth


"Off the top of my head I can think of at least 10 that we have had this summer," Day said of the recent rise in scrap metal larcenies, especially copper, ...
gaylordheraldtimes.com

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Confiscated Guns Become Scrap Metal, Steel For Sale


The metal will be sold to companies as bulk steel. "We do this so the guns don't get back into the hands of criminals," Kosloff said.
tuscaloosanews.com

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* A Reader's Digest Thumbs-Down


A Carrollton Township man convicted for his involvement in a scrap-metal scam has garnered a thumbs-down from Reader's Digest. ...
mlive.com

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Property Crimes Increase


The relatively high price paid for scrap metal may be to blame for the rise in property crime, with car thefts and larcenies such as copper thefts ...
al.com

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Province's Bylaw Help Asked


A proposed bylaw to regulate scrap metal businesses in BC has to be re-worked, asking the province to step in and amend the Community Charter to give ...
langleytimes.com

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UPDATE 2-Australia's Sims to buy Metal Management for $1.6 bln


AX: Quote, Profile, Research) for $1.6 billion in stock, creating the largest global scrap metal company as consolidation in the industry gathers pace. ...
reuters.com

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The Real Gold Is Copper & Uranium


That and a huge nickel bonanza out in Western Australia which on its own would have more than justified the $9 billion price tag. ...
news.com.au

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Mixed Trend In Metal Prices


While, tin, copper, brass utensils scrap, aluminium utensils scrap and lead moved up on good demand from industrial users. In LME, nickel was down by USD ...
outlookindia.com

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Matamec Doubles Mineral Resources at Vulcain


Furthermore, eighteen new Mag-EM anomalies still have to be looked at Vulcain is in a position to become the next most accessible copper-nickel play in ...
earthtimes.org

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Copper Declines in Asia on Concern US Housing Slump Worsening


Among other LME-traded metals, nickel gained 0.5 percent to $32700 a ton, lead was up 1.3 percent to $3450 a ton, and tin dropped 0.7 percent to $15200 a ...
bloomberg.com

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Theft Of Metal On The Rise Throughout The South Hills


Junk stoves, washers and dryers put out on trash day have value to the scrap dealers now. "Tin" or plain steel is worth about $7 per 100 pounds....
thealmanac.net

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Metals - Copper Edges Higher As Supply Fears, Stronger Dollar Lend ...


'On the flip side though, nickel supply looks plentiful both from primary and secondary (scrap) sources, an obvious response to still elevated nickel prices ...
forbes.com

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Scrapping Together a Dominant Recycler


On the face of it, it's a steel company, but Nucor's also a huge recycler of scrap steel for use in its mini mills. Still, any way you shred it, ...
fool.com

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The Company That Adapted To Survive & Went On To Thrive


From then, the company moved into scrap metal before, under Talbot Smith, moving into steel stockholding and finally into commercial vehicle sales. ...
liverpooldailypost.co.uk

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Committee Studies How To Deter Metal Thefts


"The industry will say that 98 percent of what they buy is legitimate business from scrap metal, but I will tell you a 100 percent of everything is stolen ...
newschannel5.com

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Where There's Scrap, There's Brass


Given the merged group will control 14 per cent of the US scrap metal market, Mr Sutcliffe said there was the potential for Sims to make more acquisitions ...
smh.com.au

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Copper Theft Crackdown


An Omaha Police spokesperson couldn't tell us if they've seen thefts of scrap metal like this drop because records are not separated by the type of theft.
wowt.com

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Monday, 1 October 2007
 

Metals - Copper Turns Lower After Touching Fresh 2 Month Peak


Nickel fell to 32850 usd per tonne, basis three months, from 33100 usd amid yet
another daily rise in LME inventories, this time by 294 tonnes. ...
forbes.com

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Copper Slips But Zinc Shines


Nickel stood at $32850 a tonne, down $250 from Monday, while zinc shed $15 to $2890. Aluminium was $28 firmer at $2437, while tin was flat at $15400.
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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Copper Gains in Shanghai on Strike Concern, Falling Stockpiles


Among other LME-traded metals, lead was 0.4 percent lower at $3460 a ton, nickel was 0.3 percent down at $33000 a ton and tin also fell 0.3 percent to ...
bloomberg.com

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Old Campbell Buildings Hold A Fortune In Scrap


But now, with the price of scrap metal of all kinds at historic highs in this country, fueled in part by the demand for scrap metal in China and the rest of ...
vindy.com

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Copper Rises in Asia on Concern Labor Disputes May Cut Supplies


Among other LME-traded metals, lead was 2.1 percent higher at $3430 a ton, nickel was up 1.4 percent at $32750 a ton, and tin didn't trade in Asia after ...
bloomberg.com

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Arctic Platinum Project Infill Drilling Confirms Good Continuity ...


Platinum group elements along with copper-nickel mineralization were first discovered in the area by Outokumpu Oy in 1964 during a regional Cu-Ni ...
As Published by money.cnn.com

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Chinese Nickel Producer Kicks Off Sizeable IPO


Aside from 164000 tonnes of nickel reserves and another 83500 tonnes of resources, the company also sits on 258000 tonnes of copper reserves and another ...
financeasia.com

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Coin's Material Determined by Reigning King


The coins of Carlos are copper 5, 10 and 20 reis, silver 50, 100, 200, 500, and 1000 reis, the 50 and 100 replaced by copper-nickel from 1900, no gold....
numismaster.com

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Ferret's Stock to Watch: GIRALIA RESOURCES NL


The company has been around longer than most and has collected an impressive portfolio of prospects including zinc, platinum, nickel gold, uranium and iron ...
tradingmarkets.com

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Police Clamp Down On Metal Thefts


A major cause in the rise of thefts is an increase in demand for raw materials in the Far East which has driven up the value of scrap metal. ...
ely-standard.co.uk

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Sims to Buy Metal Management to Form Global Recycler (Update2)


``The whole scrap-metal industry is looking to consolidate,'' Prouty said. Shares of both Sims Group and Metal Management were halted. Sims closed Sept. ...
bloomberg.com

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Cleanup Begins At Scrap Metal Yards


Staff Writer Chico Scrap Metal's site on Oroville-Chico Highway in Durham is seen on June 22.(Jason Halley/Enterprise-Record) ...
chicoer.com

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At Least Five Killed In Kenyan Steel Mill Explosion


"The explosion occurred at a boiler where workers were loading scrap metal," he said. "Five people died on the spot as a result of the explosion. ...
afp.google.com

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Minister Responds To Debris Removal Arrangement With Matrix


Matrix International was awarded a contract for the purchase and removal of post-Ivan scrap metal including derelict vehicles, furniture, construction and ...
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PA To Consider Scrap Metal Ordinance


Port Arthur City Council will consider an ordinance requiring scrap metal dealers to obtain a copy of the sellers driver's license and a written statement ...
panews.com

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Sims to Buy Metal Management to Form Global Recycler (Update3)


Metal Management is among US-based processors that have benefited from rising demand for scrap metal used in minimill steel-production facilities as the ...
bloomberg.com

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Thefts Plague County's Southeastern Townships


Steel and copper scrap brings a good price these days, said Tom Jacabucci of Heritage Plumbing on North Station Road, which has been hit by burglars three ...
chroniclet.com

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RMDAS Scrap Pricing Climbs Again


Steel production globally and domestically remained healthy, while scrap processors reported a healthy but not overwhelming flow. ...
recyclingtoday.com

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Sims Set To Blow Into Windy City


On paper this suggests the deal is a good one for Sims in the fast-consolidating scrap-metal business. Metal Management's boss, Daniel Dienst, has also been ...
theaustralian.news.com.au

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150 Bridge Nameplates Stolen For Scrap Metal


... bridge plates weighing more than 100 kilograms to a scrap metal dealer in southern Fukushima Prefecture, on suspicion it is connected with the plate thefts.
As Published by yomiuri.co.jp

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Deutsche Bank's Steel To Be Recycled For Food Cans, Car Parts


The resulting scrap metal - which had remained inside the toxic dust-laden building since the collapse of the World Trade Center - was then cleaned onsite ...
nydailynews.com

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Police Identify Vets Whose Graves Were Defaced


... after he allegedly stole metal tombstone markers from the men's graves, apparently breaking or cutting them before selling them as scrap metal. ...
rrdailyherald.com

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Copper Rises to Seven-Week High on Peru Dispute; Nickel Gains


Nickel was on track for its biggest weekly advance in 17 years. Workers at Southern Copper's Ilo smelter and Toquepala and Cuajone mines will strike Oct. 2 ...
bloomberg.com

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Brother, Can You Spare A Dime -- For That Nickel?


Nickels are made up of an alloy of 75 percent copper and 25 percent nickel. The world demand for those metals has increased the price of copper and nickel ...
greeleytrib.com

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Big Nickel - BHP's Mines In The West


Nickel matte contains about 68 per cent nickel, 2 to 3 per cent copper and 1 per cent cobalt. About one-third of the matte is sold directly to customers, ...
smh.com.au

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Is The USA Heading For Third World Status?


... scrap metals like screws and nails, crushed car bodies, steel, iron, and aluminum wastes, old computers, monitors, telecommunication equipment, ...
swans.com

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Thieves Swipe, Then Sell Catalytic Converters


They can be sold as scrap metal for up to $100, and they contain precious metals such as platinum, radium and rubidium. But the actual cost to the victim is ...
sctimes.com

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Ex-Port Clinton Official Pleads Not Guilty to Theft


A former city of Port Clinton employee accused of selling city-owned scrap metal pleaded not guilty yesterday in Ottawa County Common Pleas ...
toledoblade.com

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Metals - Nickel, Copper Up As Weak Dollar Spurs Buying


Nickel erased earlier losses and rose along with copper, supported by US dollar weakness, ...
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New Steel Jobs Seen


The company had forecast a $14-per-ton decrease in scrap prices for 2007 compared with 2006, when it was developing 2007's business plan. ...
news-register.net

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Siemens - Ready For The Russian Market


The DRI (direct-reduced iron) produced in these types of mills is an attractive alternative to the use of scrap because the quality and availability of the ...
steel-grips.com

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Manteca May Tighten Scrap Metal Law


That law requires dealers to collect fingerprints, IDs and license plate numbers of anyone selling scrap metal. The county law also makes scrap dealers pay ...
sunpost.net

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Tractor Trailer Crashes On Ala.20-US 31 Bridge; Scrap Metal Strewn ...


The trailer broke and the portion extended over the railing fell, spilling the load of compressed scrap metal. The back end of the trailer remained hanging ...
decaturdaily.com

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Green Light Given For Resumption Of Scrap Exports


Fifty-four containers of scrap metal consigned to markets in North America, Europe and Asia, which have been lying on wharves in Georgetown for several ...
stabroeknews.com

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Police Target Metal Thieves


Operation Saruman will see police work with scrap metal dealers, the Environment Agency and Anglian Water to catch those stealing metals such as lead and ...
cambridge-news.co.uk

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Copper Thieves Risk Lives for Scrap Metal


And O'Daniel went on to say that the thieves not only made off with thousands of dollars in scrap metal, but they also risked their lives and those of ...
kfvs12.com

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Man Steals Military Vets' Gravemarkers, Sells For Scrap


Apparently, before turning them in for scrap metal, the markers were broken into pieces. "They had already been destroyed (when he took them to the salvage ...
rrdailyherald.com

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Upstate Shredding Lands County Scrap Metal Contract


Upstate Shredding, LLC, Owego, NY, was awarded the Onondaga County (New York) Resource Recovery Agency scrap metal contract. Onondaga County, which has ...
recyclingtoday.com

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Lundin Mining: Heavy Metal Diversification


(%) ] mining exposure is spread out over four major metals - zinc, copper, nickel and lead - and Cramer said he thinks all four have bottomed or are in the ...
cnbc.com

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Fieldex Starts Drilling On Its Flagship Laforce Copper Nickel Property


About Fieldex: Fieldex is a mineral resource company actively exploring in Québec for nickel-copper-platinum group metal deposits located through out ...
newswire.ca

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Copper Falls in London, Erasing Earlier Advance; Nickel Drops


Copper fell, erasing an earlier advance to a seven-week high in London. Nickel also dropped. Copper for delivery in three months on the ...
bloomberg.com

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Copper, Brass Prices Rise; Nickel Drops


But, nickel cathode crashed by Rs 25 to touch Rs 1600 per kg on subdued advice from LME and Kolkata centres. In the ferrous category (per quintal), copper ...
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Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Pedal to the Metals


Lundin has major exposure to four metals: zinc, copper, nickel, and lead. After acquiring Tenke mining and Rio Narcea earlier this year, Lundin is bigger ...
thestreet.com

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India To Study Chinese Steel Making Technology


... utilizes special-sized lump ore to generate huge quantities of fines. Sponge iron and metal scrap are used to produce about half of the country's steel.
livemint.com

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