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Monday, 31 March 2008
 

Proposed law would target people who steal metal for scrap


Scrap metal thieves, and dealers who violate the law, would face stiffer fines and jail time if convicted. The legislation should be good for the recycling ...
bradenton.com

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Stuller Turns Scrap Metal into Credit


The clean scrap program, initially launched in January, converts scrap metal into Stuller credit within three working days of shipment receipt....
idexonline.com

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A Scrap Metal Recycle-Off in Maryland


But scrap metal items, such as old scissors, paper clips and disfigured wire clothes hangers, aren't -- an unfortunate fact, given the astonishing energy ...
washingtonpost.com

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Scrap metal thieves in Florida step up thefts as they find new sources


In the 30 years Harold Solomon has been in the scrap-metal recycling business, he's seen people truck in stolen parts when the prices of metals rise and the ...
sun-sentinel.com

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DEPB withdrawal may increase SEZ input costs


... duties on melting scrap for mini-steel plants. The government might now target exports of other metals and commodities, whose prices have also gone up. ...
business-standard.com

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Crisis point


Dubai decided a fortnight ago to scrap a 5% import duty on cement and steel, which industry players are keen to take advantage of. ...
arabianbusiness.com

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Executive vice president/BioteQ Environmental Technologies


... of which there are many in Chile, especially of copper, mainly because our technology looks for metals such as copper, nickel, cobalt, zinc, ...
bnamericas.com

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Sunday, 30 March 2008
 

Scraping for scrap metal


Everything from glass to metal, magazines to cardboard. "It's definitely been busy," said Tyler Dean, the manager of Western Recycling. ...
2news.tv

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Indianapolis cars targeted for scrap metal


... have begun targeting cars for parts such as catalytic converters, which they then sell as scrap metal, The Indianapolis Star reported Saturday. ...
upi.com

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Catalytic converters, other parts stolen from 44 parked vehicles


The venders were given information and advised that to operate they need to fill out an application, pay a $200 fee and get a scrap metal dealer's license ...
indystar.com

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3 scrap-metal yards charged in copper bust


Phoenix has filed charges against three scrap-metal yards and two individuals after an undercover sweep over three weeks in December. ...
azcentral.com

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MERRIMACK Men accused of stealing scrap metal


Two men were arrested late Thursday night after allegedly attempting to steal scrap metal from Zyla's in Merrimack. Christopher Bailey, 21, of Manchester ...
nashuatelegraph.com

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Metal theft: Bill would help stem problem


Jacksonians know all too well the cost of metal theft. Because scrap metal prices have been going up, especially copper, thieves are stripping air ...
clarionledger.com

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Seven-story condo tower made from steel shipping containers to ...


They are sold at scrap-steel prices - about $1000-$3000 apiece - which makes them affordable and environmentally friendly as construction materials, ...
sltrib.com

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Truck Rolled Over on I-475


A truck hauling scrap steel rolled over after the driver hit an on-ramp too fast. The driver of a semi had to be airlifted to Saint V's after ...
abclocal.go.com

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Base metal dips on lower global advices


In London Metal Exchange (LME), nickel dipped by 950 dollar at 30450 dollar, copper down by 101 dollar at 8400 dollar, tin ease by 95 dollar at 20550 dollar ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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Lundin Mining Zinc, Copper Reserves Grow


Besides copper and zinc, the company also mines for lead and nickel. Lundin, which operates in Portugal, Sweden, Spain and Ireland, spent $38.9 million on ...

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Saturday, 29 March 2008
 

Universal Wrecking Corp. Completes Demolition and Scrap Metal ...


These pieces of scrap metal were then sorted and placed in containers. The scrap metal was then sent offsite for recycling. Due to the amount of spare parts ...
mediasyndicate.com

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Police Looking For 2 Scrap Metal Thieves


Toledo police are looking for Lorene Hardin and RZ Layton after trying to sell stolen metal to Toledo's largest scrap yard Omni Source. ...
abclocal.go.com

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Metal Thieves Make Firefighters' Job Harder


She said the thieves may be responding to the rising value of brass and other recycled metal. In Oregon, thieves have been stealing copper wire, scrap metal ...
kptv.com

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Appliance, scrap metal collection set for next week


The Douglas County Solid Waste Program is holding an appliance and scrap metal collection for Eastside residents on April 5. ...
wenatcheeworld.com

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IMPD Cracks Down on Scrap Metal Thefts


Teams of officers are visiting area scrap metal yards to educate owners on city and state ordinances designed to keep the business honest. ...
wibc.com

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IMPD cracks down on precious metal thefts


Police are asking for help from the businesses that buy scrap metal. Police want the businesses to help them track suspects who steal precious metals and ...
wthr.com

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Where have all the manhole covers gone?


This: In 2001, scrap metal sold for $77 a ton; at the end of 2004, it was $300 per ton, and today it's approaching $480. Behind the rise, say the analysts, ...
iht.com

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Kenya: Don't Flee Your Homes, Says PC


The PC said the Government would not allow the sale of scrap metal in the town and the surrounding areas. Residents had complained to the PC that criminals ...

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Historical Church Destroyed For Scrap Metal


Over the last couple of days, two suspects broke in and destroyed much of their old church for scrap metal. A heating and cooling technician caught them in ...
fox28.com

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Metal grates stolen in Salisbury


Wednesday's metal theft is part of a rash of similar crimes across the county involving thieves stealing metal for scrap. Two weeks ago, police arrested ...
articles.lancasteronline.com

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Scrap steel prices are up


... cut back in steel exports. The recently announced contract iron ore prices for 2008 up by 65% should support higher pig iron and ferrous scrap prices in ...
steelguru.com

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Nath for duty-free import of steel, ban on rice exports


"We are going to recommend scrapping of import duty on steel... government is looking at a proposal to ban non-basmati rice export," he told reporters here, ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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Inflation spirals to 13-month high


"We will also recommend scrapping import duty on steel," he said. Economists said further fiscal steps are expected. "Rationalisation of excise and customs ...
business-standard.com

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Metal Boom Spurs Cape Town Crime as Statues, Rail Tracks Vanish


... steel prices are fueling a South African crime wave that's targeted monuments, rail tracks, street lights and cables. With 3000 unlicensed scrap-metal ...
bloomberg.com

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50 items lose export benefit


Meanwhile, Commerce Minister Kamal Nath said his ministry would recommend scrapping of import duty on steel, whose rising prices have contributed ...
business-standard.com

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Turkish scrap market remains steady at high


Affected by price rise on scrap in Turkey, some steel mills in Turkey did not reach any agreement last week due to higher price. According to the latest 2 ...
steelguru.com

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As prices of raw materials rise, Brown County gains


Midwest Scrap Metal in Howard has seen increased traffic, along with increased prices for aluminum, copper (which was at about $3.50 per pound) and other ...
greenbaypressgazette.com

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UPDATE 3-Nickel up on force majeure, copper hits 3-week high


In the previous session, copper closed at $8505, after rallying 4 percent. So far this year copper has gained over 28 percent. Nickel MNI3, a key ingredient ...
reuters.com

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Metals - Copper jumps on falling inventory ahead of busy demand ...


Elsewhere, nickel was up at 31900 usd a tonne against 31400 usd. Mining group BHP Billiton (nyse: BBL - news - people ) has declared force majeure on nickel ...
forbes.com

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Nickel up on force majeure, copper turns lower


In contrast with rising nickel stocks, the copper market is tight with copper inventories falling 1975 tonnes to 115250 tonnes -- enough for around two days ...
businessspectator.com.au

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International Nickel Ventures Corporation Reports 2007 Results


INV continued its aggressive growth plan with the acquisition of the three high-potential copper-nickel sulphide properties in Ontario and the acquisition ...
marketwire.com

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This Week's Hottest Sector


This week's boost, however, came on the news of concerns about copper and nickel supplies. Yesterday, a UBS report found that the global copper supply has ...
fool.com

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Copper Heads for Biggest Weekly Gain in a Year on Stockpiles


Nickel rose on speculation that Chinese demand will gain because of increased stainless steel production, and as a strike continues at a mine in Colombia. ...
bloomberg.com

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Annual Report to shareholders


OLD YARD, NT The Old Yard Target was taken up for its copper-nickel-platinoid potential. The geological setting of the area is in Antrim Plateau Volcanics ...
newsstore.smh.com.au

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Lundin Mining says zinc reserves up 61 pct year-on-year; copper up ...


Lundin Mining Corporation said its proven and probable copper reserves as of Dec 31, have risen 2.8 percent to 19.4 million ...
forbes.com

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Lundin's higher zinc reserve estimates not enough to lift volatile ...


The Vancouver-based mining company also reported increases in estimates for copper and nickel at its Zinkgruvan mine in Sweden. ...
canadaeast.com

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Friday, 28 March 2008
 

Incidents of theft rise hand in hand with copper's value


Bruce Savage, president of communications at ISRI, said the association's dealers work closely with law enforcement and require scrap metal sellers to ...
hamptonroads.com

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Precious Metals Theft Bill Passes Out of House


This week the House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed a bill that brings new regulations to the scrap metal industry and tougher penalties on ...
ucdailynews.com

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Price Hikes Lead to Rash of Metal Thefts


One reason for the growing number of metal thefts is that many states don't require scrap metal dealers to keep good records about whom they purchase ...
usnews.com

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California Metal Thieves Target Fire Hydrants


Fire hydrants are the newest target for Victor Valley scrap metal thieves. Thieves are getting about $4 to $6 for the hydrant parts, ...
cms.firehouse.com

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Anderson cops anticipate metal thief's path to scrapyard


An Anderson man stole scrap metal from a man's property and was arrested in less than 30 minutes by Anderson police, ...
independentmail.com

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Copper theft: 100 arrests in six months


The Cape Argus spoke to some scrap collectors to find out how they made a living from scrap metal. A 44-year-old scrap collector from Bonteheuwel who only ...
iol.co.za

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Copper thieves strike day care


Thieves took an estimated $500 to $700 worth of scrap metal out of five air-conditioners from a Phoenix church. Replacing the damaged equipment cost about ...
azcentral.com

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CMA Corp An Attractive Scrap Alternative


Any mention of scrap metal and market watchers immediately think of Sims Group (SGM) as the company dominates the sector but stockbroker ...
fnarena.com

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Thieves possibly dumped toxins in pond


Scrap metal thieves who stole $443 worth of copper wiring caused an estimated $100000 in damages when they sawed down a decommissioned power ...
gazettetimes.com

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Scrap metal bonanza


With metal prices at these levels, people will seek out scrap metal wherever they can find it. So it's only natural that interest is starting to build for ...
network.nationalpost.com

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China nickel pig iron demand rises on iron ore hikes


... ores or steel scrap, Xinfang Jiang told Reuters on the sidelines of Metal Bulletin's Asian Ferro-Alloys conference in Hong Kong. "In the price of nickel ...
reuters.com

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Bradley mayor discusses TIF districts


Belson Steel Center Scrap Inc. has been a fixture along Illinois Route 50 for nearly half a century. Northfield Square mall became Belson Steel's first ...
daily-journal.com

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Sponge iron cos seek govt help for coke supply


"On account of difficult availability of steel melting scrap, limited reserves of coking coal, sharp and regular increases in the prices of all inputs, ...
financialexpress.com

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Melkior buys half of nickel and copper mining project


Melkior Resources Inc. is planning to buy a 50-per-cent share in a Northern Ontario nickel and copper mine. ...
ottawabusinessjournal.com

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FNX Earns a Record $110 Million in 2007


The McCreedy West mine shipped 127867 tons of nickel ore and 56906 tons of copper ore during the fourth quarter, and 416688 tons of nickel ore and 295664 ...
foxbusiness.com

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Strike length of Quirinus Prospect more than doubled


Discovery Metals is focused on developing their copper and nickel projects in northern Botswana to create shareholder wealth through discovery and ...
newsstore.smh.com.au

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Wallbridge Mining Inks JV Pact With Vale Inco Ltd, Xstrata Nickel ...


Wallbridge would have a 50% interest in the joint venture, with Xstrata Nickel and Vale Inco each holding a 25% interest. Thursday, Los Andes Copper Ltd. ...
rttnews.com

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MetalCORP Discovers More Platinum & Palladium on the NORTH ROCK ...


Every drill hole targeting the Beaver Pond Zone during that program consistently intersected the PGM zone on the west side of the copper-nickel sulphide ...
tradingmarkets.com

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NICKEL-COPPER EXPLORATION - West Graham results long and strong


FIRST NICKEL of Toronto is reporting very long, good grade drill core from its West Graham nickel-copper property, 1.5 km east of its Lockerby ...
canadianminingjournal.com

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Alberta Star Intersects 6.0 Meters of 1.36% Zinc and 0.41% Lead ...


A half meter zone of high grade 2186.0 g/ton silver, 0.78% zinc, 3.57% nickel, 0.31% copper and 0.65% cobalt was also intersected in this interval. ...
foxbusiness.com

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Thursday, 27 March 2008
 

Metal thieves spill chemical into Benton County pond


Scrap metal thieves who sawed down a decommissioned power pole last week caused an estimated $100000 damage and spilled roughly 180 gallons of oil ...
oregonlive.com

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Scrap Yard Controversy Stacks Up


Heaps of scrap metal and old junky cars...not exactly what you'd want right next door to your home. However, some people in Dunklin County must deal with ...
kfvs12.com

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Metal theives may be "cleaning up"


When it comes to scrap metal, it's getting harder to tell the good guys from the bad guys, according to the Holly Ridge Police Department. ...
topsailadvertiser.com

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Scrap metal thieves putting High Desert hydrants out of service


Fire hydrants have become a favorite target of scrap metal thieves in the High Desert. The stolen parts, typically brass caps and sometimes brass threading, ...
mercurynews.com

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New Law Makes It Harder to Sell Stolen Metal


When it comes to scrap metal, that junk is big business. With increasing prices for metals like copper, thieves are making big bucks from stolen property. ...
wbay.com

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Canaccord Adams bullish on scrap metal suppliers, sees higher ...


That reduction in supply from China is helping steel makers but also indirectly benefiting scrap metal suppliers, according to Commercial Metals, ...

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Furnace casters demand uninterrupted power supply


He added that rising scrap prices was forcing the prices of steel products in country to shoot up which cannot be contained by furnace casting mills ...
thenews.com.pk

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'Steel index needed due to soaring prices'


Yayan said there was a scarcity of raw material all across the world leading to the price of scrap metal to rise. He said Turkey has also been affected by ...
todayszaman.com

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'Steel index needed due to soaring prices'


Yayan said there was a scarcity of raw material all across the world leading to the price of scrap metal to rise. He said Turkey has also been affected by ...
todayszaman.com

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Tees steel is hot property


The demolition of the Lackenby open hearth steel plant in 2004 resulted in more than 20000t of scrap steel being recycled. The metal was remelted in Corus' ...
nebusiness.co.uk

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FEATURE-Planes, yachts feed shifting French recycling drive


Recovering metals from aircraft is only a tiny part of the global scrap metal recycling business, which helps produce half of the world's steel and is ...
uk.reuters.com

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Thieves Sour Sugaring Season


Police believe most of the equipment is being sold at scrap yards. Stainless steel scrap metal is fetching more than a dollar per pound, and with prices ...
wcax.com

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Copper up on better buying


Select base metals like, nickel copper and zinc price rose in the range of Rs 3-10 a kg in the non-ferrous metal market here today following ...
thehindubusinessline.com

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Sector Snap: Nickel Miners Post Gains


Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. rose $2.62, or 2.8 percent, to $95.03. Cia. Vale do Rio Doce gained $1.12, or 3.4 percent, to $34.13, and BHP Billiton ...
forbes.com

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Xstrata misses out on Vale's Brazilian dollars


Its extensive Australian holdings also include coalmines in Queensland, copper and zinc mines in Mount Isa and a nickel mine in Western Australia. ...
business.theage.com.au

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Albidon, BHP Billiton find new nickel targets in Tanzania


It said several of the EM conductor targets coincide with nickel-copper geochemical anomalies in soils and stream sediments. The mineralised rocks at Songea ...
marketwatch.com

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Vale May Seek to Acquire Freeport to Add Copper, Goldman Says


Vale may now ``turn its sights'' on individual companies that will boost output of copper, nickel and coal, Goldman analysts led by Oscar Cabrera said today ...
bloomberg.com

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Australia's ANZ sees modest recovery in base metal prices


Overnight copper spiked 3.0 percent to 8213.00 US dollars a tonne, nickel jumped 3.5 percent to 29360 dollars a tonne, zinc rose 2.6 percent to 2295.50 ...
forbes.com

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Scrap metal transaction law goes into effect Wednesday


The law requires scrap metal dealers to keep records of items they buy and information about the seller. Gov. Jim Doyle signed the bill into law March 11. ...
journaltimes.com

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Metal theft at city reported week after call for audit


The plant manager told the officer he did not know how much metal was missing or the value of the missing metal. The scrap metal had been generated from ...
crossville-chronicle.com

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Teen arrested for allegedly stealing scrap metal, selling it


Honts sold the scrap metal to Muscatine Metals, according to complaints filed at the Muscatine County Courthouse. Honts was released from the ...
muscatinejournal.com

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New metal theft law effective Wednesday


Under the new law, scrap metal dealers must record a seller's identification information and descriptions of items being sold. Thefts in Wisconsin have ...
bizjournals.com

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New Law Going Into Effect Tomorrow Helps Police Stem Metal Thefts


The bill passed both houses unanimously and goes into effect sales to scrap dealers. Scrap metal dealers must record a seller's identification information ...
wisbusiness.com

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Volunteers looking for scrap metal donations for Boys and Girls Club


We are collecting Scrap metal, junk cars, Large appliances, and Used car, truck, marine and RV batteries to refurbish the room that will be used for the ...
battlecreekenquirer.com

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Volunteers looking for scrap metal donations for Boys and Girls Club


We are collecting Scrap metal, junk cars, Large appliances, and Used car, truck, marine and RV batteries to refurbish the room that will be used for the ...
battlecreekenquirer.com

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Commuter chaos after scrap metal crash


Thousands of commuters faced delays after a goods train derailed and sent tonnes of scrap metal smashing through railway arches near Birmingham's Moor ...
itn.co.uk

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Public Safety is at Risk as Prices of Scrap Metal Rise


According to a press release, the Lower Township Police Department, in recent time, has seen a rise in theft of metal due to the high prices ...
capemaycountyherald.com

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Thefts of Metal Increase


When it comes to scrap metal, it's getting harder to tell the good guys from the bad guys, according to the Holly Ridge Police Department ...
redorbit.com

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AT&T says new law will deter metal theft


By requiring scrap metal dealers to keep records related to resale transactions, the law is expected to deter metal thefts and make it easier for police to ...
biztimes.com

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Builders all for scrapping price controls


Yap urged the Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Ministry to scrap price controls for steel bars and cement as well as remove tariffs on imported steel ...
thestar.com.my

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Steel cos blame high input costs for price hike plan


"Internationally, steel prices are hovering at around $1000 per tonne and the input pressures could push prices to about $1250," said an executive with a ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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UPDATE: Commercial Metals 2Q Net Down 40% On Inventory Costs


Total steel shipments rose 11% and the average domestic mill selling price climbed 14%. Processed scrap metal climbed 14%. In a statement, President and ...

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Two more James River Reserve Fleet ship sold for scrap


The skyrocketing cost of steel continues to help federal officials whittle away at the James River Reserve Fleet. The US Maritime Administration said Monday ...
chron.com

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Taiwanese import price of scrap hits USD


It is reported that Taiwan's import price of scrap has recently increased to hit USD 600 per tonne. At the same time, steel billet price keeps up going as ...
steelguru.com

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Domestic rebar prices hit record high level


Feng Hsin said it made the adjustments to reflect its increased costs, pointing out that the Japanese scrap steel price has risen to US$530 per tonne, ...
chinapost.com.tw

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Cost Control


"Due to current low levels of imports, tight supply, and rising costs of iron ore and scrap, steel mills may attempt to increase prices as much as 25 ...
dnronline.com

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Red Kite Rebound in Death Spiral Becomes Born-Again Experience


``We see the growth story in emerging markets as the key long-term driver for copper, nickel and other commodities,'' he says. ``China and India are leading ...
bloomberg.com

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UPDATE: A Future For Vale If Attempts At Xstrata Deal Fail


... $90 billion to create the world's largest mining company and adding coal, copper, zinc and nickel production to its chest of natural resources....

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India copper futures up tracking firm global mkts


The most active March zinc on the MCX was quoted at 93.85 rupees a kg, up 1.51 percent from the previous close. March nickel on MCX traded at 1167 rupees ...
in.reuters.com

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Get your nickel's worth for that aluminum


"Seniors get 79 cents a pound and we pay a nickel more on birthdays or anniversaries." Pyell says a lot of people show up at Canland to sell scrap copper ...
9news.com

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Strongbow Commences VTEM Surveys of Magmatic Ni-Cu Sulphide ...


... has been intruded by numerous mafic-ultramafic rocks and that some of these intrusions are known to host magmatic nickel-copper sulphide mineralization. ...
tradingmarkets.com

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Strongbow Commences VTEM Surveys of Magmatic Ni-Cu Sulphide ...


... has been intruded by numerous mafic-ultramafic rocks and that some of these intrusions are known to host magmatic nickel-copper sulphide mineralization. ...
tradingmarkets.com

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Mixed trend in metal prices


news | PowerRating | PR Charts -- Prices of tin, nickel, zinc and copper cable declined in a mixed non-ferrous metal market here today on lack of industrial ...
tradingmarkets.com

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Mixed trend in metal prices


news | PowerRating | PR Charts -- Prices of tin, nickel, zinc and copper cable declined in a mixed non-ferrous metal market here today on lack of industrial ...
tradingmarkets.com

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Metal thieves target churches


He said, "The price of lead and copper have reached an all-time high, closely followed by other metal prices, such as zinc, nickel and aluminium. ...
icwales.icnetwork.co.uk

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Hesperia sheriffs, recycling centers work together to catch scrap ...


"When a recycler sees the same person bring in a lot of scrap metal or coils of copper wire, that really should raise a red flag," Rodriguez said. ...
vvdailypress.com

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Thieves take wheelchair lift meant for child with cerebral palsy


Scrap metal thieves took a metal wheelchair lift like the one pictured from WheelchairHelp.org in Elkhart over Easter ...
wsbt.com

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Scrap metal big business


Scrappers aren't just keeping an estimated 90 million tons of scrap metal out of American dumps each year. They're players in a 200-year-old recycling ...
denverpost.com

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Multi-Fineline Electronix, Inc.


Metalico Inc. (MEA) is a ferrous and non-ferrous scrap metal processor headquartered in New Jersey and operating in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and ...
zacks.com

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Don't treat recyclers like criminals


But the editorial left the impression that scrap metal sales are unregulated, which is simply untrue. If you don't believe me, check the law. ...
blogs.theledger.com

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Tuesday, 25 March 2008
 

Sector Snap: Steel Rises


Robert Richard of Longbow Research predicted that the price of scrap steel will rise in April. Goldman Sachs last week raised steel company earnings ...
chron.com

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Japanese scrap average price


During the third week of March 2008, Japanese H2 scrap steel average price was at JPY 49875 per tonne in Kanto, middle part and Kansai regions up by JPY ...
steelguru.com

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Scrap metal business booming


Domestically, according to the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, two of every three pounds of steel produced in the US is made with scrap, ...
origin.denverpost.com

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Indian steel industry trapped in input cost


The secondary steel manufacturers, which are the leading TMT have been impacted by high increase in scrap, iron ore and coal prices thereby pushing up the ...
steelguru.com

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Greendock studies green ship-dismantling operation


Mr Sim said that steel scrap remaining after dismantling would be supplied to steel plants in Thailand, which normally spends heavily on imported steel.

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Thunder tops in Nickel District


In the opening round of the playoffs the Thunder faced the Copper Cliff Redman.The Thunder swept this series in three straight games. The scores were 6-2, ...
baytoday.ca

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Xinjiang firm seeks investors for rare metals


Its nickel and copper businesses are now operated under Xinjiang Xinxin Mining Industry, while gold production is under the group's umbrella and there are ...
scmp.com

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Monday, 24 March 2008
 

Copper, metal thefts rising with demand


"Prices are so high for scrap, and people are aware of it." According to an April survey by the US Department of Energy, thefts have cost industries across ...
saukvalley.com

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Local mergers written in scrip


If the so-called "Canadian nickel wars" of 2006 that led to the demise of Inco and Falconbridge as independent companies taught the mining industry anything ...
business.smh.com.au

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Suspects Arrested For Stealing Four Tons of Scrap Metal


Officials estimate the two tried to get away with about four tons of scrap metal parts. "This is a huge problem, very bad. And we believe that the gentlemen ...
kmph.com

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Precious metal


Rob Mayer, R-Dexter, said he has sponsored a bill that would place the onus of selling stolen copper and aluminum on scrap metal and salvage yard operators. ...
examiner.net

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Trashed Dix Hills church fixed for Easter


Suffolk Legislators are expected to vote on a bill that would establish crime prevention requirements for scrap metal processors, junk dealers and auto ...
newsday.com

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Public Safety: Crime


Then the men sold the metal, about 1500 pounds of it, as scrap for $1500. But for local investigators and law enforcement agencies, a scrap metal theft ...
tampabay.com

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Scrap metal tells Bible story


Mahlon Schmucker uses scrap metal to spread the Gospel message. ''I love to go to the junkyard to look to see what's been ...
ohio.com

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Japanese H2 scrap export to Taiwan takes


Moreover, the domestic price of scrap keeps soaring in Japan, as Tokyo Steel increased its purchase price of scrap by USD 10.12 per tonne on March 19. ...
steelguru.com

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Zinifex wins control


... announced merger with Oxiana, it would create the world's second largest roducer of zinc and a major producer of copper, nickel, lead, gold and silver.
skynews.com.au

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Saturday, 22 March 2008
 

With price of copper soaring, Newton Falls paper plant workers ...


The copper and brass from the mill was sold to metal yards as scrap from the end of November through February, according to police. ...

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Boys and Girls Club needs your scrap metal


Volunteers with the Boys and Girls Club are collecting scrap metal, junk cars, large appliances, and used car, truck, marine and RV batteries to refurbish ...
battlecreekenquirer.com

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Copper thefts ratcheting up as prices jump


He also said incidents aren't limited to copper because prices are rising on all scrap metal. "It's not a small number - in the thousands," he said. ...
blog.mlive.com

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Two Boston Men Accused of Stealing Scrap Metal From Local Businesses


Police charged two Boston men for allegedly taking a table and scrap metal from Pembroke businesses. Police said they saw a white minivan coming ...
redorbit.com

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Bill would toughen penalty for stolen scrap


Although some areas - including Flint - have ordinances for scrap metal sales, Gleason said statewide oversight is needed. The proposal would require the ...
mlive.com

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Police: Grave plates stolen


With scrap metal continually bringing in high prices, metal thefts are becoming common in the county as police find copper wire and brass fixtures stripped ...
nj.com

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Steel producers oppose regulator


Spot prices of iron ore, he said, had increased from $50 to $150 a tonne, while the prices of scrap had surged to $500. "Even the state-owned NMDC has ...
hindu.com

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`Steel price hike may cause acute unemployment`


Though the government has slightly reduced the Central Excise Duty, Import Duty on steel scrap but the large steel producer and the cartel of other steel ...
business-standard.com

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Hyundai Steel purchases H1 scrap from


South Korea's Hyundai Steel has purchased H1 scrap from American's Schnitzer Steel Industries Inc, Pacific Coast Regional Corporation and Sims group. ...
steelguru.com

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Steel eases on increased supply


However, saria prices maintained previous closing levels on some support. Marketmen said fall in prices of raw materials and scrap pulled down angle and ...
thehindubusinessline.com

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Lundin announces a net loss of USD 436.3


As previously reported, sales revenue in the Q4 of 2007 was USD 253.1 million up by 7.2% YoY as increased copper and nickel sales from the Neves-Corvo and ...
steelguru.com

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Report: Metals Price Rally to Continue


The investment house urged clients to "go long" on aluminum and as for copper "build length on dips to high $7000s." Prices for tin and nickel are headed ...
chron.com

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Starfield Resources likes Ferguson Lake economics


The Toronto-based company says the resources at its 100%-owned nickel-copper-platinum-palladium-cobalt property are large enough to support operations there ...
northernminer.com

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Friday, 21 March 2008
 

Deputies say scrap yard sting nets million dollar arrest


You can make good money off of hauling scrap metal. The thing is people just taking it when it ain't their" The sheriff's department is enacting a no ...
wrdw.com

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Officials Investigating Copper Thefts


The sheriff's department isn't releasing any names yet, but they say the local scrap metal yard could play a major role in catching the suspects....
wkyt.com

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Kerley tries firing Begley; calls for audit


Councilman Earl Dean said Kerley had talked to him about his concerns about the unaccounted for scrap metal and the issue of Begley's role in the payment to ...
crossville-chronicle.com

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Police seize WWII arsenal from scrap metal dealers


It was then established that the ammunition had been left there by disappointed scrap metal dealers, who had bought it from the owner of the house, ...
budapesttimes.hu

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Brother duo confesses to breaking into Highland storage unit


A large amount of the items stolen from Commercial Fabricators was sold as scrap metal, Miller said. He also said that metal will continue to be stolen as ...
hometownlife.com

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Brother duo confesses to breaking into Highland storage unit


A large amount of the items stolen from Commercial Fabricators was sold as scrap metal, Miller said. He also said that metal will continue to be stolen as ...
hometownlife.com

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Drop off scrap metal


Reference the letter "Recycle scrap metal," March 15. I would like to clarify that each of the 10 Virginia Peninsulas Public Service Authority communities ...
dailypress.com

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Price of old breakable ships soars to $750 LTD


He further told that the supply of scrap to local steel re-rolling mills has witnessed decline, owing to the lack of scrap steel supplied by ship breaking ...
dailytimes.com.pk

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Turning Scrap into Scratch: More Farm Machinery Being Scrapped As ...


Since 2004, the price of scrap steel has more than doubled due to increased demand overseas. As of Wednesday, the price for one ton of scrap steel was ...
redorbit.com

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Steel producers oppose appointment of regulator


... of steel utilities to absorb them. He said spot prices of iron ore had doubled to $150 per tonne from $50, while scrap prices shot up to $500 a tonne. ...
timesofindia.indiatimes.com

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Goldman Sachs & Massive Steel Prices (X, NUE, ATI, STLD, SCHN, GNA ...


It also sees 2009 prices above 2008 prices and sees wider spreads with raw steel compared to scrap costs. There was one lowered target on Olympic Steel, ...
247wallst.com

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Steel industry against regulator in the sector


... capacity of steel utilities to absorb the same. He cited that spot prices of iron ore have increased to $150 per ton from $50 a ton, while scrap prices ...
dnaindia.com

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Punjab CM urges Chidambaram to ease duty on import and export of scrap


It may be recalled here that over last one year the country had seen unprecedented rise in the prices of steel which had adversely hit the SSI units and ...
punjabnewsline.com

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Duluth Metals Acquires Surface Rights on 480 Acres


Duluth Metals is committed to acquiring, exploring and developing copper, nickel and platinum group metal (PGM) deposits. Duluth Metals' principal property ...
tradingmarkets.com

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Metals - Copper continues lower; stronger dollar, recession fears ...


In other metals traded, tin dropped to 19850 usd per tonne, basis three months, against 20575 usd, nickel fell to 28600 usd per tonne against 29300 usd, ...

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Copper Leads Metals Down in Asian Trading as Commodities Slump


Among other-LME traded metals, lead fell 3.7 percent to $2731 a ton, nickel declined 1.4 percent to $28900 a ton, and tin was down 1.3 percent at $20305 a ...
bloomberg.com

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Thursday, 20 March 2008
 

Starfield Resources Scoping Study Confirms Economic Potential at ...


On Monday morning, March 17, 2008, nickel and copper, were trading for US$14.25, US$3.75 respectively. The study's base case operating cost per tonne ...
newswire.ca

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Stolen bearings found


The Police say the scrap metal dealer exported the bearings. The two mill employees admitted stealing the bearings and are serving time in jail. ...
radiofiji.com.fj

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Deaths and disruption as price rise sees copper thefts soar


With the Olympics looming, and the country in the middle of a construction boom, China is hungry for every bit of scrap it can get. ...
guardian.co.uk

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Copper Thieves Hitting New Targets


Emfinger and other scrap metal dealers work closely with local authorities to report suspicious activity in the metal business.
wsfa.com

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Nucor Shares Fall After Acquisition News


Shares of steel producer Nucor Corp., which just announced the acquisition of another scrap metal processor, fell Wednesday ...

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Buy Tata Steel, target Rs 1085: Emkay Research


"We have fine tuned the target price to Rs 1085 to account for the hike in iron ore and steel prices and expected hike in coking coal and scrap prices. ...
moneycontrol.com

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High demand hits materials costs


... prices was thanks to a surge in demand from the Middle East, where rebar has reached record prices and a squeeze in the supply of scrap steel. ...
cnplus.co.uk

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Lundin Mining Releases Fourth Quarter 2007 Results


The Company currently has six mines in operation producing copper, nickel, lead and zinc. In addition, Lundin Mining holds a development project pipeline ...
earthtimes.org

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Metals - Copper falls as risk aversion, volatility outweigh low stocks


Nickel was lower at 30000 from 30100 usd, zinc was lower at 2463 from 2520 usd yesterday, while lead fell to 2850 against 2945 usd yesterday. ...

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Copper Rises in Shanghai After US Lowers Rates; Zinc Declines


Among other LME-traded metals, lead dropped 0.5 percent to $2930 a ton, nickel was up 1 percent to $30400 a ton, and tin was up 0.2 percent at $20800 a ton.
bloomberg.com

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Copper slips, but fundamentals seen sound


Zinc was at $2470/2480 from $2528 on Tuesday, lead was at $2850/2870 from $2949 and nickel was at $30100/30300 from $30200. Metal Prices at 1131 GMT Metal ...
guardian.co.uk

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Brazil stocks fall led by Petrobras; real steady


A drop in the price of copper, nickel and other industrial metals pressured Vale shares. Brazil's currency, the real BRBY , was 0.12 percent weaker, ...
reuters.com

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Wednesday, 19 March 2008
 

Scrap-Metal Thieves Destroy War Memorial


A New Haven war memorial has been targeted by scrap metal thieves, according to police. Police said the historic fountain on the New Haven Green was picked ...
wfsb.com

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Sebeka councilman faces more charges


A court complaint said Pickar hauled scrap metal belonging to the city of Sebeka to St. Cloud, sold the metals for thousands of dollars, and pocketed most ...
parkrapidsenterprise.com

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Nucor to acquire North Carolina recycler


Charlotte-based Nucor said the deal provides it with additional growth in the scrap metal sector. Nucor makes steel from recycled metal. ...

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Nucor to acquire North Carolina recycler


Charlotte-based Nucor (nyse: NUE - news - people ) said the deal provides it with additional growth in the scrap metal sector. ...
forbes.com

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Clampdown on scrap metal thefts


EVESHAM residents have been reminded that any person who transports scrap metal requires a licence or they will face a fine of £200. ...
eveshamjournal.co.uk

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Thieves seeking scrap metal target Fort Pierce business


Grave sites are a common target for thieves seeking scrap metal, but one thief brazenly broke into a monument ...
tcpalm.com

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Thieves seeking scrap metal target Fort Pierce business


Grave sites are a common target for thieves seeking scrap metal, but one thief brazenly broke into a monument ...
tcpalm.com

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Nucor to buy Metal Recycling Services of Monroe


Nucor is the largest acquirer of ferrous scrap in North America, with total scrap purchases of 22.8 million tons in 2007. "The addition of Metal Recycling ...
bizjournals.com

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Farmers press for state law to slow metal theft


Everyone's been hurt by metal theft," Ms. Cremers says. A bill in the state Legislature would require scrap-metal dealers to keep better records and to pay ...
centralvalleybusinesstimes.com

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New rules for scrap dealers could cut down on theft of metal


Anyone selling scrap metal would have to show photo ID, and those peddling items such as grave markers, guard rails, utility wires and beer kegs would have ...
mansfieldnewsjournal.com

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Precious Metal Refining Services Refutes Misnomer of Dental Scrap


... President of Precious Metal Refining Services. "While the dental professionals feel they have just made a quick buck for their dental 'scrap,' in many ...
prweb.com

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Nucor to Acquire North Carolina Recycler


Charlotte-based Nucor (nyse: NUE - news - people ) said the deal provides it with additional growth in the scrap metal sector. Nucor makes steel from ...
forbes.com

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Hyundai Steel buys A3 scrap from


South Korea's second largest steelmaker Hyundai Steel has purchased about 70000 tonnes of A3 scrap from Russia's Daltransit and Dow steel. ...
steelguru.com

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Pinched By Steel and Softness


Steel prices in the US have been on a long climb upward as steelmakers themselves pass along their own higher costs of iron ore and coking coal and scrap, ...
online.wsj.com

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Govt mulls watchdog to control steel prices


Why should prices go up when Cenvat came down by two percentage points and import duty on scrap lowered from 5% to 0%." "Even if the government does not ...
financialexpress.com

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Aged ships a toxic export


With steel scrap prices at record levels, some ships today may bring $700 a ton in Bangladesh. That's around $20 million for a typical retired tanker....
csmonitor.com

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Producer Price Index Rises 0.3% in February


Price increases for iron and steel scrap slowed to 6.5 percent in February from 17.2 percent in January. The indexes for phosphates, raw cotton, ...
123jump.com

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Algoma Steel reports modest $17.5M profit in '07; Figure down more ...


As well, there was $11.1 million in scrap sales, an $8.6-million increase on the sale of more than 220000 tons of assorted scrap. ...
saultstar.com

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Zinifex gains control of Allegiance


... a merged Zinifex/Oxiana, which will be the world's second largest producer of zinc and a substantial producer of copper, nickel, lead, gold and silver. ...
thewest.com.au

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Zinifex gains control of Allegiance


... a merged Zinifex/Oxiana, which will be the world's second largest producer of zinc and a substantial producer of copper, nickel, lead, gold and silver. ...
thewest.com.au

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Crude Oil, Copper Advance on Outlook for US Rates (Update4)


Copper and nickel also rebounded after yesterday's declines, triggered by concerns a recession in the US will curb demand. ``Global turmoil in financial ...
bloomberg.com

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Nirek Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Sarah Lake Multi-Mineral ...


The property is 90 kilometres south of Wabush, 35 kilometres from the Pekan River copper/nickel deposits. Sarah Lake is a 200 metres hill of dark colored ...
sys-con.com

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Metals - Copper extends gains as equities rebound, tin hits fresh ...


In other metals traded, nickel was up at 30450 usd a tonne against 29500 usd, recovering from yesterday's nearly 10 pct loss, while zinc rose to 2510 usd ...

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Tuesday, 18 March 2008
 

MO Senate passes bill cracking down on metal thieves


Some of the provisions, according to The AP: * "Scrap metal dealers already are required by Missouri law to get the name, address and driver's license ...
blogs.kansascity.com

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Jonesville Legion to break ground on vet memorial


Fundraising and a scrap metal drive have raised more than $50000. Pfau said the memorial will be completed this summer even if they have to host fundraisers ...
hillsdale.net

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Ann Fisher commentary: Legislator talks as if he'd scrap home rule


The issue popped up Wednesday after the Senate voted to pass a bill that would, among other things, require scrap-metal sellers to provide photo ID and ...
dispatch.com

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Tumble drier falls prey to scrap 'vulture'


A WOMAN who had a tumble drier stolen from her front garden has claimed scrap metal collectors are like "vultures". ...
blackpoolgazette.co.uk

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On superfluous bureaucracies, tolls and scrap metal thefts


And the Ohio Senate has approved new rules for scrap dealers aimed at reducing metal thefts. Anyone selling scrap metal would have to show photo ID, ...
herald-dispatch.com

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Novolipetsk Steel hiked domestic prices by 3-16 pct this month


OJSC Novolipetsk Steel raised domestic prices for a range of steel products by 3-16 pct this month due to higher raw material ...
forbes.com

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Steel Dynamics (STLD): Share price cycling in bullish 'flag' pattern


Steel scrap is processed at 42 locations in the eastern US and Canada. Nucor (NYSE: NUE) and US Steel (NYSE: X) are major competitors. ...
bloggingstocks.com

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Steel remain steady


The local iron and steel market ended on a flat note on Monday as prices moved in a tight range on lack of buying support and settled around ...
thehindubusinessline.com

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US steel buyers seeking export taxes on


Purchasing.com reported that small volume steel buyers want lawmakers to tax steel scrap and steel exports to help stanch surging prices that have more than ...
steelguru.com

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ValGold Discovers New Copper/Nickel/Platinum/Palladium Target in ...


The Masawaki soil anomalies represent an exciting new target for copper, nickel, platinum and palladium, and potentially other metals in Guyana. ...
marketwire.com

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Alberta Star Intersects 43.50 Meters of 40.9 g/ton Silver ...


All four drill holes intersected a thick mineralized zone enriched in gold, silver, copper, nickel, lead, zinc, cobalt and vanadium. ...

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Cobalt Shows Signs of Peaking as Supply May Rise 85% (Update1)


Forecasting cobalt supply can be erratic because most output outside of Congo originates as a byproduct of digging for nickel and copper, said Bernard ...
bloomberg.com

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Copper rises on increased demand


Following were today's quotations per kg (in Rs): Tin ingot 860, zinc slab 150.00 zinc dross 130.00, nickel plate (4x4) 1410-1485, (9x9) 1415-1490, ...
thehindubusinessline.com

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Metals - Copper turns sharply lower as risk aversion takes hold ...


In other metals traded, lead was down at 2935 usd a tonne against 3085 usd, nickel dropped to 31400 usd against 32550 usd, zinc fell to 2490 usd against ...

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India copper futures pare gains on profit-taking


Other base metals fell on profit-taking at higher levels with steel-additive nickel down nearly 1.5 per cent and March zinc at Rs 103.20, down 1.62 per cent ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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Green-technology exporter wins kudos for clean tech


For example, BioTeq cleaned 920 million litres of acid-waste water from Xstrata's Raglan nickel-copper mine in northern Quebec last year. ...
theglobeandmail.com

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Monday, 17 March 2008
 

Metal theft plagues farms, homes and businesses.


A bill in the state Legislature would require scrap-metal dealers to keep better records and to pay for metal by check, not cash. No reader feedback yet, ...

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Steel Ministry wants removal of import duties


The official said while import duty on melting scrap has been waived off, excise duty on steel has been slashed from 16 per cent to 14 per cent. ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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Evraz Bets Big On North America


Helped by a combination of surging steel prices and a depreciating dollar, Evraz said it would acquire IPSCO Canada as well as the United States tube ...
themoscowtimes.com

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Shares of AK Steel soaring 1 year after lockout ends


AK Steel is a far different company a year after the end of what was the nation's longest major work stoppage at the time, ...
ohio.com

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Proposed House bill seeks cheaper metals for minted coins


Rationing begat a steel penny and a no-nickel five-cent piece during World War II. Rising prices pushed silver out of coins in the 1960s. Copper inflation ...
kansascity.com

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KORES to Lead $6 Bil. Metal Investment


He added the investments are planned to boost output of six commodities -- bituminous coal, uranium, iron ore, copper ore, zinc and nickel -- from South ...
koreatimes.co.kr

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Keep up with the new order, China's on speed


That is a lot of copper, nickel and, above all, steel. But China's construction industry accounts for only a quarter of the country's hunger for copper. ...
business.smh.com.au

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Jinchuan Group to speed up overseas


An official from the group has unveiled it plans to pour over CNY 1 billion to buy copper and nickel mines in overseas countries. ...
steelguru.com

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Norilsk Nickel wins right to explore East


It is reported that Russia's Norilsk Nickel has won the right to explore and mine nickel, copper and platinum group metals in the Iisko-Tagulskaya area of ...
steelguru.com

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Penny Foolish


Copper, nickel and zinc -- the main ingredients in pennies -- are more expensive than ever. At least the price of cornstarch has remained stable...
pe.com

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WHERE'S MY WATER METER?


Each of them can fetch up to 120 baht per kilogramme if sold to scrap metal shops. A water meter thief confessed after being arrested by police that he ...

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New Regulations Passed On Selling Scrap Metal


The Ohio Senate has approved a new list of rules in an effort to reduce scrap metal theft throughout Ohio. The Ohio Senate has approved ...
wtov9.com

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Oolice crackdown to stop metal theft


Spurred by the rising price of scrap metal, due to a significant demand for industrial material in China and India, there have been a series of thefts,...
new.edp24.co.uk

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Recycle scrap metal


With the world price of steel and other industrial metals at all-time highs, more recycling of small amounts of home- and industry-generated metal scrap ...
dailypress.com

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Scraping by no more: Business is heavy for metal


Scrap metal prices began a sharp upward swing in 2004 and have remained high since. According to the United States Geological Survey, aluminum prices have ...
southeasttexaslive.com

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Show mettle, don't ignore scrap metal theft


Little by little, it has become a problem we can't relegate to the scrap heap. Thieves tear metal off buildings, both indoors and out, and sell it for a few ...
journaltimes.com

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Pakistani ship breakers avoid new vessels


... materiel to the country's steel sector, is likely to collapse if the government failed to heed problems of the importers. He said "The prices of scrap ...
steelguru.com

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Superior firm finds niche in scrap industry


The processor is a revolutionary tool that crushes concrete, cuts heavy steel and shreds foundations without having to make major tool heavy-duty tool ...
superiortelegram.com

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Sunday, 16 March 2008
 

Metal thieves find new target in air conditioning units


"You know you could work for three or four hours and get the same money you'd get from scrap," church worker Jim Kersteter said. The metal thieves also hit ...
kgw.com

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Metal Management Owners OK Buyout


Scrap-metal recycler Metal Management Inc. said Friday its shareholders approved a buyout by Australia-based Sims Group Ltd. The deal, ...
chron.com

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New East Dublin Ordinance Targets Scrap Metal Thieves


The East Dublin City Council has adopted an ordinance that will toughen the city's position against scrap metal theft. ...
news.mywebpal.com

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Scrap metal, other bills pending | KXNet.com North Dakota News


There's been no action yet from the governor on a bill that would force South Dakota scrap metal dealers to get the names and addresses ...
kxmb.com

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Bill could reduce scrap-metal thefts


Legislation that has just passed the Ohio Senate and moved on to the House could reduce the number of scrap-metal thefts that have plagued Athens County and ...

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Scrap, cardboard add to county income


Since February, Alcorn County has received almost $2000 from scrap metal recycling, an income stream previously ignored. ...
djournal.com

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Ohio Senate Passes Scrap Metal Bill


The Ohio State Senate has passed a new regulation that is seeking to make it more difficult for thieves to sell scrap metal that has been illegally obtained ...
recyclingtoday.com

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Mo. lawmakers take aim at scrap metal thieves


Scrap metal dealers already are required by Missouri law to get the name, address and driver's license number of any person from whom they are purchasing ...
bnd.com

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Mo. lawmakers take aim at scrap metal thieves


Scrap metal dealers already are required by Missouri law to get the name, address and driver's license number of any person from whom they are purchasing ...
bnd.com

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Copper Pipe Thieves Striking Again: On the Lookout


There are also some new tactics underway for police, who are working with scrap metal yards to make it more difficult for thieves to make money. ...
9wsyr.com

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New law attempts to curb scrap metal theft


The problem of scavengers stealing metal from buildings and properties to sell for scrap at recycling centers has continued to grow throughout ...
timesbulletin.com

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Saturday, 15 March 2008
 

Govt asks steel poducers to reduce prices


Price of coking coal has risen 73 per cent, iron ore 133 per cent, shredded scrap 29.4 per cent and sponge iron 22.1 per cent. Retail price of some steel ...
ptinews.com

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Keystone Reports Fourth Quarter 2007 Results


... to the steel bars and shapes mill that Keystone purchased in March of 2007; -- higher overall per-ton selling prices in 2007; -- higher ferrous scrap ...
moneycentral.msn.com

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Norilsk Nickel wins huge nickel prospect, invites BHPB to explore


... pursue "aero-geophysical works on scale 1:25000 with complex CAGC, with the purpose of searching of ore-bearing tracts and platinum-copper-nickel ores. ...
mineweb.com

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Half Yearly Report and Accounts


The Company's main projects are well supported with non-contributing joint ventures in quality gold and nickel projects in Australia, equity in a potential ...
newsstore.smh.com.au

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Half Yearly Report and Accounts


Quartz diorite rocks host nickel-copper-platinum group metals (PGM) deposits within several Offset Dykes in the Sudbury area. ...
newsstore.smh.com.au

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Half Yearly Report and Accounts


In addition, elevated copper and nickel values (peak value 174 ppm Cu and 0.23% Ni over 4m) were identified associated with mafic and ultramafic rocks in ...
newsstore.smh.com.au

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India copper futures up on buying, supply shortage


Other base metals also joined the rally in copper with lead rising as much as 2 per cent. Steel-additive nickel rose by 1.5 pe rcent, while zinc rose by a ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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FinMetal Drilling Intersects Significant Nickel Zone at Halvala ...


... mineralization at a depth of 550m with an average grade of 0.93% nickel that includes an interval of 2.07% nickel and 0.43% copper over 4.83 meters. ...

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Half Year Accounts


In brief a new, larger JORC resource estimate for nickel laterites was completed and joint ventures with European Nickel PLC in nickel heap leach and with ...
newsstore.smh.com.au

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Friday, 14 March 2008
 

Mo. lawmakers take aim at scrap metal thieves


His bill would require scrap metal dealers to copy the driver's licenses of people selling metal worth $50 or more. It also would require them to write ...
khqa.com

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Pierce County deputies visit three scrap-metal yards, make one arrest


Teams of Pierce County sheriff's deputies and investigators visited three scrap metal yards this morning as part of an ongoing focus on the rampant copper ...
thenewstribune.com

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Metalico Reports Record Year


Metalico's Scrap Metal segment obtained year-over-year unit volume increases of approximately 44% for ferrous and 19% for non-ferrous. ...

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Recycled metal should be recognised as raw material, says APSRG


Processed scrap metal should be redefined as a secondary raw material to represent its true value and show that it's not waste, according to the co-chair of ...
rwminfo.com

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Criminals clean out copper


Several factors likely combine to drive the prices of scrap metal high, including growth in domestic technologically-based products and infrastructure, ...
bdtonline.com

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Nucor to pay $1.44 billion to buy scrap-metal giant


Steelmaker nucor is spending $1.44 billion to buy scrap-metal broker and processor David J. Joseph Co. ...
purchasing.com

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Thieves strip pylons of struts, bolts, nuts


Thieves are suspected of stealing the parts to sell as scrap metal. Thai Boonbanchong, an engineer at the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand ...

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Steel buyers are now seeking export taxes on scrap metal


Small-volume steel buyers want lawmakers to tax steel scrap and steel exports to help stanch surging prices that have more than doubled in the last quarter. ...
purchasing.com

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Warning note for piano players as Corus raises price of steel wire


Prices for all steel products have been driven up by a combination of rising iron ore, scrap metal and energy prices and lower exports from China. ...
guardian.co.uk

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Nucor to pay $1.44 billion to buy scrap-metal giant


A Wall Street Journal analysis suggests that demand for scrap steel will stay robust in the US --and with it, prices--especially if the dollar remains ...
purchasing.com" target="_blank">purchasing.com

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Steel Industry Celebrates Its Green Story This St. Patrick's Day


Steel is 100 percent recyclable and today's steel, on average, contains 75 percent of old scrap. Steel scrap is our largest raw material by tonnage. --- 2. ...
earthtimes.org

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Customs duty waiver unlikely to curb costs


The scrapping of a five per cent import duty on steel will only cut the cost of a building by about half a per cent, Kamal said. Steel, all of which is ...
gulfnews.com

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Smart recovery in tin, nickel and copper prices


Prices of nickel, tin and copper recovered smartly on the non-ferrous metal market here today on good industrial ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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World demand puts a shine on commodity prices


In a recent report, UBS Investment Research dramatically hiked its projected 2009 prices for copper, nickel, aluminum and zinc. UBS now sees copper prices ...
canada.com

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Amador Gold Intersects 45 Metres of 1.45% Combined Nickel-Copper ...


Three drill holes, spanning a strike length of 100 meters, all intersected nickel and copper sulphide mineralization. The third of the 3 holes (AMDG-03) ...
usetdas.com

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Mine produces second batch; Webbwood site supplies 50000 tonnes of ...


A new, open pit mine west of Sudbury has produced its second batch of nickel/copper ore, the parent company announced Wednesday. Ursa Major Minerals Inc. ...
thesudburystar.com

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Korea Resources to Lead $6 Billion Metal Investments (Update1)


Over the same period, coal and copper prices have advanced fivefold, zinc has more than tripled and nickel quadrupled. The London Metal Exchange LMEX Index, ...
bloomberg.com

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Norilsk Nickel to explore Iisk-Tagul property with BHP Billiton


JSC MMC Norilsk Nickel said it will explore the Iisk-Tagul copper and nickel property together with BHP ...

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Asian Metals Market Update for 13th March, 2008


Copper, Nickel and other base metals will be volatile. Copper has managed to hold $372 and will target $392 and $402 once again. ...
news.goldseek.com

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Thursday, 13 March 2008
 

Scrap Metal Bill Passes Ohio Senate


The Ohio Senate Wednesday passed new regulations to control the resale of copper and other scrap metal. The proposal is designed to curb ...
whiotv.com

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Metal thieves eye manhole covers, creating hazards for drivers


Police are cracking down on the dealers who buy scrap metal in East St. Louis, Betts said, but thieves are taking stolen metal to Missouri and other ...
pantagraph.com

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3 men face scrap metal theft charge


Upon arrival, police discovered three Lititz-area men had loaded scrap metal from the Mar-Allen firm, 490 Millway Road, Ephrata, into a pickup truck, ...
articles.lancasteronline.com

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Put pedal to the metal


... metal thefts in the metropolitan Macon area, it enables interested parties -- from law enforcement (police through prosecutors) to scrap metal dealers, ...
news-record.com

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Branson nabs scrap thieves on last day as lieutenant


He saw three men with a big bag and bolt cutters and quickly deduced they were equipped to take scrap metal from the vacant building. ...
post-trib.com

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Sector Snap: Steel Producers Rising


The Fort Wayne, Ind.-based steel producer cited higher-than-anticipated flat-rolled steel pricing and improved scrap processing as it lifted its profit ...

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Tata Steel Q3 consolidated net up 34%


... operations as well as increase in prices of inputs (scrap) consumed by NatSteel resulted in an increase of Rs 887 crore, Tata Steel Thailand contributed ...
business-standard.com

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Steel Dynamics "neutral," target price raised


... with increases in the flat-roll price more than offsetting the rise in scrap costs. Steel Dynamics has significant spot sheet exposure, ...
newratings.com

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Valuation of the Metal and Metal Products Industry


In 2007, steel company Nucor pursued deals to acquire Harris Steel, steel fabricator Magnatrax Corporation, and scrap metal broker David J. Joseph Co. ...
redorbit.com

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Analyst Presentation Steel Division - Sydney March 2008


The Steel Division's breadth of operations is unique Scrap Collecting Rebar reinforcing Painted Coil End Use, Coating on Armco ...
newsstore.smh.com.au

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Analyst Presentation Steel Division - Sydney March 2008


The Steel Division's breadth of operations is unique Scrap Collecting Rebar reinforcing Painted Coil End Use, Coating on Armco ...
newsstore.smh.com.au

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Metals - Copper steady on lower stocks, tight supply outlook


Tin rose to 19325 usd per tonne against 19300 usd, while nickel firmed to 31700 usd per tonne from 31550 usd. Zinc rose to 2585 usd per tonne from 2551 usd ...

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Investors go small for gold exposure


Nonetheless, prices for copper, nickel, lead and zinc have held up, Mr. Zerb noted, while coking coal forecasts are on the rise, iron ore is climbing and ...
network.nationalpost.com

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eResearch Confirms $0.50 Target Price on Richview Resources Inc.


Recent drill results from the Thierry copper-nickel mine returned significant copper grades over wide widths. ...
baystreet.ca

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Wednesday, 12 March 2008
 

Slesnick takes House seat


... five-way primary and faces Republican John Easterday in the fall. Slesnick is vice president of Slesnick Iron and Metal, his family's scrap metal business.
wtol.com

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Scrap dealers deserve a break


Two bills that will make recycling scrap metal a bit easier moved through the House and Senate Monday. A Senate bill (SB 1372) shifts ...
idahobusiness.net

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South Africa: KZN Employer Convicted of Child Labour


Scrap metal businessman Jisingh Singh was arrested last year by inspectors from the Department of Labour for employing a 13 year-old boy on a full-time ...

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Lawmakers work to deter metal theft


With prices for scrap copper near $3 a pound and aluminum prices rising as well, thefts of scrap metal have become a common problem across the country. ...
news-leader.com

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Theft of manhole covers create hazards in East St. Louis


Betts says the police is cracking down on the dealers who buy scrap metal in East St. Louis. However, thieves are taking stolen metal to Missouri and other ...
bnd.com

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Gallery Gourmet: Works at Afterimage, Bryan Tower and Marty Walker


A tangle of diagonal and vertical metal panels, Anomaly is the realization of drawing in three-dimensional metal. * "Scrap Can Be Beautiful" continues ...
dallasnews.com

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UPDATE 1-Steel Dynamics raises first quarter view


O: Quote, Profile, Research) on Tuesday raised its first-quarter earnings outlook due to higher prices and improved scrap processing, and its shares rose in ...
reuters.com

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Rising steel prices shoots down Werder Bremen's plan to expand stadium


Germany: Rising steel prices forced Werder Bremen to scrap plans to expand the seating capacity at Weserstadion. Team officials will cut back on ...
iht.com

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Iron Ore Co. of Canada to spend $500 million to expand operations ...


The deal with Worldlink comes at a time when the demand for steel has grown by 33 per cent in China over the last three years. The world's largest iron ...

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BlueScope Steel Presents at Citigroup Conference, London


... with price effective from 1 July Scrap:approximately 1.0 mtpa 40% sourced externally 2. New Zealand Steel captive iron sands resource (+ export) coal ...
newsstore.smh.com.au

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Demolition prices surge


Desperate ship recyclers in Bangladesh are buying ships at a loss, banking that local steel prices will rise, said GMS president Anil Sharma. ...
lloydslist.com

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Ahead of the Bell: Metals in US Coins


With prices of copper, nickel and zinc soaring since 2003 amid a worldwide commodities boom, the costs of making the one- and five-cent coins has surpassed ...
businessweek.com

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Duluth Metals expands strategic land position by over 350 percent


The South Kawishiwi Intrusion currently hosts four large copper-nickel-PGM deposits, totaling more than one billion tonnes of Indicated and Inferred ...
prnewswire.com

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Duluth Metals expands strategic land position by over 350 percent


The South Kawishiwi Intrusion currently hosts four large copper-nickel-PGM deposits, totaling more than one billion tonnes of Indicated and Inferred ...
prnewswire.com

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Copper Climbs as Strike Halts Ok Tedi Mine in Papua New Guinea


Copper rose for the first time in four days in London after a strike started at the Ok Tedi mine in Papua New Guinea. Nickel fell. ...
bloomberg.com

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Western Areas May Add Copper, Zinc to Nickel Assets (Update1)


Nickel deposits are scarcer than copper and zinc, making growth easier through diversification than exclusive dependence on nickel discoveries, Hanna said. ...
bloomberg.com

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Independent Nickel Drills 76.5 Metres of 0.65% Nickel


Assays for nickel, copper, and cobalt are completed on by four acid "near total" digestion and AAS finish. Select samples are analyzed by Sodium Peroxide ...
tradingmarkets.com

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Base metals close lower on global cues


Select base metals such as copper and nickel eased on the non-ferrous metal market here on Tuesday on the back of a fall at the London Metal ...
thehindubusinessline.com

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UPDATE 3-Lower copper stocks offset US recession fears


Copper for delivery in three months MCU3 on the London Metal Exchange rose $95 to $8405/8420 at 1004 GMT. As most other metals rose, nickel a key ingredient ...
reuters.com

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Tuesday, 11 March 2008
 

Metal thieves strike daycare buses


Police say the parts were stolen for the scrap metal to sell. (Memphis - 3/10/2008) More than a hundred kids were unable to go to daycare Monday because ...
wreg.com

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How To: Terminate A Terminator


While a 120-mm M829A1 round might swiftly convert a Terminator into scrap metal, I don't believe that even DR readers keep a suitable cannon in the house. ...
blog.wired.com

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Desperate neighborhood residents collect scrap metal for income


Many of Al-Mu'almeen's population of approximately 6000 collect cans and other metal odds and ends as their main source of income. ...
yementimes.com

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Copperheads" find remains of struggle hero statue


According to Cllr van Dalen, the nameplates are still there and SA Metals said they did not want to buy the scrap metal as they suspected it was stolen. ...
buanews.gov.za

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Legislature aims to put a dent in scrap metal trafficking


More than $100000 worth of scrap metal has been stolen from We Energies in the last two years, according to a company spokeswoman....
journaltimes.com

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Scrap steel prices in US bouncing


As per report, auto bundle scrap was averaging USD 393 per gross ton for March 2008 delivery. As per report, strong domestic demand from steel mills and ...
steelguru.com

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Has the Budget brought prices down?


Not to forget, however, the rising prices of other inputs for steel industry like coke, pig iron and scrap (whose import is now tax-free ). ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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Bangladeshi steel mills demand duty waiver


Bangladesh's The New Nation reported that steel makers and rolling mills have demanded waiving duty on melting scrap as has been done by India in its new ...
steelguru.com

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Raw material scarcity forces closure of 100 re-rolling mills


"The prices of breakable ships are rising and the ship breakers take advantage of the situation and hoard scrap to sell it later for excessive profit," ...
thedailystar.net

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US exports of containerized ferrous scrap


... lighter grades such as shredded material. As per report, steel mills in India are said to have paid close to USD 508 per tonne recently for imported scrap.
steelguru.com

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US exports of containerized ferrous scrap


... lighter grades such as shredded material. As per report, steel mills in India are said to have paid close to USD 508 per tonne recently for imported scrap.
steelguru.com

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Metals - Copper slips on lower Chinese demand, gloomy US economic ...


Nickel fell to 33000 usd a tonne against 33350 usd, while zinc fell to 2565 usd a tonne against 2650 usd. Finally, lead was down at 3020 usd against 3090 ...
forbes.com

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BioteQ Commences Metal Recovery in Australia and China


The plant is designed to recover copper in a pure copper product as well as cobalt and nickel in a combined product using BioteQ's proprietary ChemSulphide ...
marketwire.com

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BioteQ Commences Metal Recovery in Australia and China


The plant is designed to recover copper in a pure copper product as well as cobalt and nickel in a combined product using BioteQ's proprietary ChemSulphide ...
marketwire.com

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Chinese nickel pig iron industry in


... per tonnes nickel in H1 2007 to over USD 8000 per tonnes nickel in 2008. SHFE copper prices made marginal gains last week despite strength on the LME. ...
steelguru.com

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Monday, 10 March 2008
 

Anti-apartheid memorial stolen for scrap metal


A CAPE Town memorial to two anti-apartheid struggle heroes has been stolen, apparently for its scrap value, even though it was only a stone's throw from a ...
dispatch.co.za

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Two locals give to congressional race


... Jeff Turnage, an attorney with Mitchell, McNutt and Sams, who gave $300; Henry Weiss, retired from Columbus Scrap Metal, who contributed $1000; ...
cdispatch.com

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High steel prices: what can the government do?


A concerted effort can encourage steel or steel scrap imports. Revenue losses can be covered from the excise duty levied on higher base prices....
financialexpress.com

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Hyundai Steel May Invest 2.3 Trillion Won in Furnace (Update1)


Hyundai Steel currently produces 11 million tons of steel from its electric-arc furnaces, which use scrap metal as a raw material. ...
bloomberg.com

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Sportsmen bite bullet as metal prices rise


Not only are aluminum boats rising in price, much of the equipment and hardware used on boats is made of brass, stainless steel and chrome plated metal, ...
nj.com

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Nippon Steel cuts 2007/08 outlook on higher costs


Taiwan's top steelmaker China Steel Corp said on Thursday it would raise its domestic steel prices 19 percent in the second quarter to pass on costs to ...
guardian.co.uk

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Zinifex, Oxiana eye acquisitions: CEO


The size of the merged group, which will be the world's second-largest producer of zinc and a substantial producer of copper, lead, gold and silver, ...
abc.net.au

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Adventures in PNG mineral wonderland push Goldminex against market ...


To date, four gold/copper prospects and five nickel prospects have been discovered. More work on three of them (Veri Veri nickel, Foasi copper/gold and ...
business.theage.com.au

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Rising metal costs may change size of Aussie coins


The size and composition of some Australian coins may have to change due to the soaring cost of copper and nickel. This year the metal value of the ...
nzherald.co.nz

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Zinifex to merge with Oxiana


Both of us like nickel, the Avebury Allegiance acquisition is the first part of that, Oxiana has some nickel in Wiluna, so we're looking at growing those. ...
abc.net.au

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Zinifex and Oxiana see opportunities


... which will give the combined group exposure to near-term nickel production on a modest scale. "We certainly like copper and zinc, we like the futures of ...
news.theage.com.au

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Sunday, 9 March 2008
 

Diversion for Babcock in PC scrap theft


Croy said this is not unusual because Babcock has not had any prior criminal ffenses and returned the $1200 gained from selling scrap metal to Burns Iron ...
sanduskyregister.com

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MAN WAS FOUND WITH THREE TONNES OF STOLEN COPPER


The Gloucester Crown Court jury took less than an hour on Friday to convict scrap metal dealer Renney Davies. He was found not guilty of an alternative ...
thisisgloucestershire.co.uk

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Gravestones latest target for metal thieves


"I can't believe people would destroy family history for a few bucks in scrap metal. These people don't have any brain cells left, they don't realize what ...
kgw.com

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Coins set to overtake face value


THE size and composition of some of Australia's coins may have to be changed because of the soaring cost of copper and nickel. ...
news.com.au

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INTERVIEW-Jinchuan to raise nickel output, stay in Allegiance


Jinchuan has some flexibility in shifting between copper and nickel production, a capacity it has used when nickel prices have risen sharply....
money.ninemsn.com.au

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Scrap metal thieves strike again


HOMES and businesses are the latest to suffer in an epidemic of scrap metal thefts which have blighted Burnley. ...
burnleycitizen.co.uk

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New York Woman Returns $15G Found on Road


She turned the bag in to Plattsburgh police, who tracked down the bank and the money's owners, a local scrap metal business. An employee says she believes ...
foxnews.com

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Man Arrested In Copper Caper


The man is a Vancouver resident who is currently homeless and been pawning stolen scrap metal to get by, police said. The man would probably have received ...
kptv.com

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Nucor Acquire Leading US Scrap Metal Company


"We are pleased to announce the successful acquisition of one of the leading scrap companies in the United States," said Dan DiMicco, Nucor's Chairman, ...
azom.com

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No cause found in recycling center fire


Firefighters have not identified the cause of Wednesday's scrap metal fire in Tulare -- and they likely never will. ...
visaliatimesdelta.com

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Against Saudi odds, a woman CEO


Now, she runs his multimillion-dollar scrap metal company. Kelly McEvers has her story. Nadia Al Dossary, CEO of Saudi scrap metal company Al-Sale Eastern ...
marketplace.publicradio.org

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Scrap metal dealers help police reduce copper thefts in Nashville


Two of the city's largest scrap metal recycling operations, Metal Management Nashville and PCS Metals, provided police with a list of 33000 people who have ...
tennessean.com

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Traffic stop uncovers scrap metal theft; 2 men charged


Two men have been charged with stealing $3093 worth of metal railroad equipment to sell for scrap, police said. Ed Odem Jr., 58,...
sharonherald.com

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Saturday, 8 March 2008
 

Japanese scrap prices at record levels as


Bloomberg reported that Japanese scrap iron and steel prices rose to a record for a fifth consecutive week as demand from Japanese, South Korean and Chinese ...
steelguru.com

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Apartment Construction Faces Delays Due to Lack of Steel


It explained that it had no choice but to raise the price due to soaring price of nickel, chrome, and scrap iron. With the price of scrap and pig iron ...
english.donga.com

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Scrap prices surge in


Given prices hikes in steel, billet and pig iron markets, scrap price advances are reasonable. Huaigang by CNY 100 per tonne, for heavy scrap price stand at ...
steelguru.com

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Scrap prices continue to soar in


Affected by the soaring prices, most of Turkey's steel mills have been rapidly purchasing materials. Last week, the mixed scrap price climbed to USD 460 per ...
steelguru.com

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Jinchuan 'to retain Allegiance stake'


Mr Howland-Rose said Jinchuan, the largest nickel producer in Asia and the second largest copper producer in China, was interested in other metals....
news.smh.com.au

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BSC raising C$10m towards SA nickel venture


The drilling is expected to delineate some 10 million tonnes of mineralised material, grading 0.5% to 0.7% nickel and copper on a one-to-one ratio, ...
miningmx.com

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Copper eyes $10000/t on dwindling LME stocks


The copper market remains beholden to falling LME inventory and ongoing fears of supply disruptions, analyst Daniel Hynes at Merrill Lynch said. Nickel ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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Stillwater Mining Prices $165M in Notes


In 2003 Norilsk Nickel, which produces nickel, palladium, gold, platinum and copper, became Stillwater's majority owner. Shares of Stillwater fell 65 cents, ...

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Friday, 7 March 2008
 

Cemetery Didn't Look After Metal, Ex-Worker Says


"Jack came to me and said he found a bunch of metal, scrap metal, that him and his buddy took to the scrap yard and got about 1500 dollars for it," Rusinko ...
suncoastpinellas.tbo.com

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Auto theft on the rise in Pender County


Over the past few months detectives suspect nearly 100 cars have been stolen, and then sold for scrap metal -- and the thieves are targeting all kinds of ...
wwaytv3.com

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Price of copper makes crime enticing, police say


Seven months after a tougher state law regulating the sale of scrap metal went into effect, Arizona residents are still suffering from costly copper thefts. ...
azcentral.com

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Calderon introduces bill that would require data for all metal sellers


Gisela Tanzarelli of Irwindale Iron and Metal processes Conrado Castanon s driver s license as he brings in a truckload of scrap metal to ...
pasadenastarnews.com

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Lynn pol wants law against metal theft


For several years, thieves from Lynn and surrounding communities have been cashing in by selling stolen items to local scrap metal. ...
thedailyitemoflynn.com

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Plumbing parts new target for area metal thefts


Stolen backflow prevention devices are turning up with increasing frequency in area scrap metal yards. State law requires most commercial buildings to ...
desertdispatch.com

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Spot steel prices up by Rs 1700 per MT in Punjab


According to steel traders, the price of sponge iron has jumped to Rs 26000 MT from Rs 24000 MT and the rate of scrap has increased from Rs 26000 to Rs ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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Nippon Steel to miss FY profit forecast; sees first profit fall in ...


'Also, given the surge in scrap steel (prices), our profit margin will decline by some 35 billion yen in the second half alone,' Masuda said. Scrap steel is ...
forbes.com

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Steel prices hiked 10% as FM calls for stability


With the Budget cutting excise duty to 14% and exempting steel scrap from import duty, it was widely expected that companies would hold back any increase. ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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Hello to the Good-'Buy' Metals


In fact the steel industry in the US, the paragon of global heavy industry, is by its direct dependence on ferrous scrap divided into two segments, ...
resourceinvestor.com

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Power cuts lead to whopping hike in steel prices


Badish Jindal, general secretary of the Wire Drawing Association, said, "In addition to this, the conversion rate of scrap into ingot has been increased ...
expressindia.com

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Scavenging scrap a way of life


"It doesn't make sense -- the dumping sites are legal, the scrap metal yards are legal, but collecting the metal is not," he said. "The steel plants are ...
praguepost.com

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Scrapping With the Chinese: Schnitzer Steel Industries


It would be an understatement to say that the steel market is currently red hot. As the dynamic of stiff global competition ...
industryweek.com

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Nippon Steel cuts 2007/08 outlook on higher costs


Freight costs hit a record in November, weighing on January-March earnings, while high steel scrap prices are also squeezing profits. ...
guardian.co.uk

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Copper, Nickel Gain as Weak Dollar Drives Commodities Rebound


Copper traded within 1 percent of a record, and nickel rose to a six-month high in Asia as commodities rebounded on ...
bloomberg.com

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UPDATE 3-Copper hits record, eyes $10000/t on low stocks


Other key base metals also advanced, with nickel rising more than 5 percent and aluminium prices pushed higher. "The copper market remains beholden to ...
reuters.com

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URSA Major Minerals Options the Past Producing Nickel Offsets Mine ...


The property hosts the past producing Nickel Offsets (Ross) Mine which between 1943 and 1957 produced 208551 tons of nickel and copper ore with reported ...
northernminer.com

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United Reef Options Nickel Offsets Property to URSA Major Minerals


URSA Major is an emerging mining company focused on growth through nickel, copper, and precious metal exploration and development, primarily in Ontario. ...
foxbusiness.com

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Metals - Base metals off peaks on profit taking, worries over ...


In other metals, nickel was down at 33400 usd a tonne against 33500 usd. 'Nickel prices continue to climb as investment into commodities takes place. ...

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Thursday, 6 March 2008
 

Party time for BC metal thieves


New Westminster cops have lately resorted to sting operations, using undercover officers to sell scrap metal, jewelry and bicycles at suspect locations. ...

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Scrap to cash


MORE THAN US$12 million is what one scrap metal dealer says he has returned to Barbados in revenue in the last 14 years. ...
nationnews.com

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Scrap metal arrests


POLICE in Partridge Green seized a pick up truck full of scrap metal on Monday night March 3). The red pick up truck was stopped at 10.10pm on the B2135, ...
midsussextimes.co.uk

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Scrap metal thieves, beware.


... and recyclers to keep detailed records of the people who sell copper and aluminum scrap metal--and miscellaneous other items, including manhole covers. ...
missourinet.com

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Steel companies seek export duty hike


While the government abolished import duties on scrap metal and increased export duty on chrome ore in the Budget to help local industry, it left export ...
timesofindia.indiatimes.com

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Price of steel products: Millers demand duty waiver on melting scraps


Steel and re-rolling millers have demanded waiving duty on melting scrap as has been done by India in its new budget to keep the price down. ...
nation.ittefaq.com

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Japanese import of stainless steel scrap


According to related statistics, Japan imported 12974 tonnes of stainless steel scrap in January 2008 down by 24.1 YoY. But the figure decreased by 13.2% ...
steelguru.com

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Metals - Copper steadies as players weigh dollar weakness, US ...


In other metals, nickel was down at 32600 usd a tonne against 32854 usd, zinc dropped to 2730 usd against 2780 usd while lead declined to 3230 usd against ...

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Copper steady, but fundamentals spell downturn


Zinc was at $2745/2760 a tonne from $2780 on Tuesday and nickel at $32300/32500 from $32845. Nickel, a key ingredient for stainless steel makers, ...
africa.reuters.com

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REPORT FOR THE HALF-YEAR ENDED 31 DECEMBER 2007


A concentrator at Kylylahti will produce copper-gold concentrate for sale to smelters and nickel-cobalt-zinc concentrate for further processing at the site ...
newsstore.smh.com.au

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Jubilee Platinum finds further nickel, copper at Antsahabe in ...


In a statement, Jubilee said borehole ANT014 intersected two zones of continuous nickel and copper sulphide mineralisation of medium-to-coarse grained ...
hemscott.com

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Madagascar drilling results 'encouraging' - Jubilee


Drilling intersected two wide zones of nickel and copper sulphide mineralisation at depths of 155 m and 205 m, respectively, in borehole ANT014. ...
miningweekly.co.za

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Wednesday, 5 March 2008
 

Scrap metal thieves caught


The men were then located at a scrap metal dealers in Onekawa trying to sell the steel. Detective Sean Hansen said anyone who sees anything suspicious ...
hawkesbay.co.nz

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Firefighters battle blaze at scrap metal yard in Chesapeake


A fire at a scrap metal yard that kept firefighters busy for more than two hours this morning is now out, dispatcher said. ...
hamptonroads.com

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DIY in scrap-metal music


Trash and metal and homemade instruments - that's what Boston-based band Neptune is made of. It has been called postindustrial noise punk, art noise rock, ...
dailyiowan.com

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Lakewood cops battling rash of metal thefts


Lakewood is organizing a communication network among scrap metal dealers called STOMP, for Stop Theft of Metal Products, to help battle the increase of ...
rockymountainnews.com

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Rogue recycling


And for some time now, stories about copper theft by hoodlums making their fortunes from scrap metal have trickled through the news media. ...
plentymag.com

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Police: Trio Steals Vases from Cemeteries, Try to Sell for Scrap Metal


Three people are accused of taking 40 bronze vases from two Metro East cemeteries and trying to sell them for scrap metal. ...
ksdk.com

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Police: Trio Steals Vases from Cemeteries, Try to Sell for Scrap Metal


Three people are accused of taking 40 bronze vases from two Metro East cemeteries and trying to sell them for scrap metal. ...
ksdk.com

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US Steel Canada, formerly Stelco, scraps plan to sell stake in ...


The decision to scrap the sales talks comes as iron-ore prices skyrocket on world markets, mainly because of soaring demand from Chinese steelmakers....

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All-Star Stocks


Metalico recycles industrial and sundry scrap metal and then sells it to steel mills, foundries, secondary smelters, aluminum recyclers, and metal brokers. ...
fool.com

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Cycle makers to oppose steel price


It is reported that cycle makers have decided to address the recent price hike in steel prices despite reduction in custom duty on steel scrap from 5% to 0% ...
steelguru.com

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How to buy steel


Includes market alerts for scrap steel, iron ore, copper, steel wire rod, NAND Flash chips, DSPs, and ocean-freight rates....
purchasing.com

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Steel Dynamics Announces Two-For-One Stock Split and Increased ...


... risks and uncertainties involving new products or new technologies; changes in the availability or cost of steel scrap or substitute materials; ...
prnewswire.com

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Construction Materials Inflation Returns in January


Raw materials costs for steel mills are soaring. Scrap prices jumped 17% in January. Iron ore prices for the next year have just been set 65% higher in the ...
reedconstructiondata.com

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Posco, SeAH and US Steel to build steel pipe plant in US


Includes market alerts for scrap steel, iron ore, copper, steel wire rod, NAND Flash chips, DSPs, and ocean-freight rates....
purchasing.com

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Franconia Minerals Announces 320 Feet of 0.59% Copper & 0.19 ...


These results confirmed the previously reported longest, high-grade mineralization found to date at its Birch Lake copper-nickel-PGM (platinum group metals) ...
marketwire.com

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Nickel firms up sharply on higher global advices


Tin and copper also moved up on better industrial demand. Nickel shot up by Rs 50 per kg to Rs 1525 from Rs 1475 and tin rose Rs 12 per kg to Rs 857. ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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Duluth Metals hits higher grade mineralization in Eastern Area


"The drilling results verify a significant increase in platinum, palladium and gold numbers as well as strong copper and nickel grades in our Eastern Area," ...
newswire.ca

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Copper rallies, Nickel soars 8%


Investment money pouring into commodities boosted industrial metals overnight, with copper rallying 2.6 per cent towards its all-time high. Nickel soared ...
news.theage.com.au

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Botswana: Russian to Francistown


New copper, nickel and other mining operations are popping up all around the world to feed Chinese development demands so skilled workers are in short ...

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Xstrata 2007 Profit Rises 13% on Higher Coal, Zinc (Update4)


Copper accounted for 47 percent earnings before interest and tax, more than any other part of the company. Nickel accounted for 25 percent and zinc 17 ...
bloomberg.com

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Metals - Copper dips as players pause for breath; tin hits new all ...


Nickel dipped to 33000 usd against 33200 usd, giving back some of yesterday's tellar gains that took the metal up 5.4 pct by the close. ...

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Tuesday, 4 March 2008
 

Scrap metal facility under investigation


Metal Recycling Services recently purchased the facility from Carolina Recycling. The owner of MRS said today that he had an environmental study done when ...
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David Shapiro: Market watcher, Sasfin


It appears as though, whenever the police want to throw a party, they go along to the local scrap metal merchant who sponsors it. CHRIS BUCHANAN: OK. ...
moneyweb.co.za

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Veiled Business


With the rise of China and India and their demand for scrap metal for construction projects, Al-Sale's business is now booming. In the five years Al-Dossary ...
portfolio.com

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Metal laws may get tighter


All would impose new strictures on those who buy and sell scrap metal. Their rovisions include: >> Photographing the seller and the material sold to create ...
recordnet.com

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Stop the heartless metal thieves


Buzz Thomas, D-Detroit, has introduced legislation to address the problems with scrap metal processors. These are the people directly responsible for the ...
freep.com

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Auto, 'precious metal' thefts keep Arundel police busy


Scrap metal has become precious. In 2007, more than 500 catalytic converters were reported stolen in the county. County parks have been targeted for the ...
examiner.com

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Kentucky Mulls Plan on Scrap Metal


Kentucky lawmakers are considering a plan aimed at stopping thieves from stealing scrap metal and reselling it for money. People hawking scrap metals would ...
chron.com

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Marion Steel parent buys Cincinnati scrap processor


Charlotte, NC-based scrap steel recycler Nucor Corp., which bought Marion Steel Co. in 2005, paid $1.44 billion for the stock of SHV North America Corp., ...
bizjournals.com

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Nippon Steel unlikely to meet profit target: report


... for steel, including that for manufacturing automobiles. However, a production hike forced the firm to use a larger percentage of iron scrap -- prices ...
marketwatch.com

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Paswan: duty cut on drugs a major relief to common man


Mr. Paswan, who is also in charge of the Steel Ministry, said the reduction in customs duty on steel melting scrap would help in making available rods and ...
hindu.com

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Nippon Steel to miss FY07 profit target on higher costs - report


... Nippon Steel Corp is expected to fall short of its group pretax profit forecast for the year through March due to higher-than-expected iron scrap and ...
forbes.com

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Cement firms set to hike prices


"The increased cost of cement will be compensated by the removal of import duty on steel scrap and other accessories used in construction sector," he added. ...
business-standard.com

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Cement firms set to hike prices


"The increased cost of cement will be compensated by the removal of import duty on steel scrap and other accessories used in construction sector," he added. ...
business-standard.com

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New Airborne Coverage Initiated for Kingurutik Lake Ni-Co-Co ...


The new airborne survey is designed to delineate conductive sources associated with nickel and copper mineralization similar to that discovered as part of ...
marketwire.com

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New Airborne Coverage Initiated for Kingurutik Lake Ni-Co-Co ...


The new airborne survey is designed to delineate conductive sources associated with nickel and copper mineralization similar to that discovered as part of ...
marketwire.com

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Copper Extends 2-Month Winning Streak in London as Stocks Drop


Aluminum and nickel also rose. Stockpiles of copper monitored by the bourse shrank by 1.6 percent to 141375 tons, the LME said today. ...
bloomberg.com

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Xstrata full-year earnings rise 13%


Nickel rose 0.8%, ferrochrome advanced 27% and zinc increased 9.8%. Coal prices rose to a record last year and copper gained for a sixth year. ...
business.theage.com.au

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Copper prices drift lower in London


Copper drifted lower on Friday as the market took a breather, while nickel rose to its highest level in more than three months. Copper for delivery in three ...
news.theage.com.au

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Half Year Report and Accounts


Logistical activities facilitated sales from shipments of 19539 wet metric tons of bulk nickel and copper concentrates, which were trucked to and shipped ...
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Geophysical surveys define drill targets at Cornerstone's Konrad ...


The Konrad project, located approximately 50 km west of Voisey's Bay, is targeting Voisey's Bay-type magmatic, nickel-copper massive sulphide mineralization ...
resourceinvestor.com

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The Penny Should Go, But What About the Nickel?


The copper and nickel needed to produce a five-cent nickel cost 7 cents and with about 700 million made each year, that's another $14 million lost. ...
portfolio.com

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Monday, 3 March 2008
 

Kentucky Mulls Plan on Scrap Metal


Kentucky lawmakers are considering a plan aimed at stopping thieves from stealing scrap metal and reselling it for money. People hawking scrap metals would ...
chron.com

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Bike theft link with metal crimewave


Criminal gangs behind a lead and copper scrap metal crimewave could be responsible for a rise in bike thefts. There has already been 55 ...
oxfordmail.net

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Metal dealers told to register


POLICE are urging waste brokers in the scrap metal business to apply to the commissioner of Police for registration to be a dealer by today. ...
nationnews.com

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Japan's Nippon Steel profits to fall short - Nikkei


Nippon Steel's group sales rose in the nine months to December, but as the company raised production it was forced to use more scrap iron, the price of ...
reuters.com

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Ship Built With WTC Steel Christened


The USS New York, an amphibious assault ship built with scrap steel from the ruins of the World Trade Center, was christened Saturday as a source of ...

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Steel Industry feels let down by Budget


... import would have positive impact on steel and other capital-oriented industries, he said pointing out that slashing customs duty on steel-melting scrap ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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No respite in steel prices despite budget reliefs


Prices have increased by about 1500-1800 per metric ton after his speech. The FM had reduced the custom duty on scrap from 5 per cent to nil, while Central ...
expressindia.com

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Heard Off the Street: Zinc prices fall and so does price of ...


About 60 percent of its feedstock comes from EAF dust, waste generated by the electric arc furnaces that steelmakers use to convert scrap into new steel. ...
post-gazette.com

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Union Budget 2008-09: Impact on metals sector


Reduction in customs duty on scrap will help steel manufacturers that use the electric arc furnace route for steel manufacturing lower their costs. ...
sify.com

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Cheap space, rich variety Amid scrap metal central, a bustling ...


They're rich and raw - a nice tonic to the numbing bright and shiny glass and steel we see more of every day. They forever belong in the urban mix, ...
boston.com

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Cheap space, rich variety Amid scrap metal central, a bustling ...


They're rich and raw - a nice tonic to the numbing bright and shiny glass and steel we see more of every day. They forever belong in the urban mix, ...
boston.com

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Belated word from Xstrata boss on merger


Xstrata is attractive to Vale because it is a big producer of coal, copper and nickel, whereas Vale produces mostly iron ore, nickel and alumina. ...
business.smh.com.au

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Nickel jumps 7.5pc on BHP mine strike


Copper remained within range of its 21-month peak as the market paused to take stock of the recent rally, fuelled by speculative money and tight ...
theaustralian.news.com.au

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Sunday, 2 March 2008
 

Regulate scrap metal sales


Andy Meisner, D-Ferndale, chairman of the committee, says the proposal won't prevent scrap dealers from buying metals, but rather will require them to ...
theoaklandpress.com

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CHINA'S HAND IN FEWER CAR CLEAN-UPS


A reversal of fortunes in the overseas scrap metal business, particularly in the Far East, has seen a marked drop in the number of cars deserted by owners ...
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Thieves targeting brass markers


"It certainly seems to have gotten worse lately, and that might be because of the cost of metal." Chattanooga police say scrap metal sales involve an ...
timesfreepress.com

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Steel Prices May Rise Despite Declining Demand


But US exports of scrap metal, bolstered by foreign demand and the decline of the dollar versus foreign currencies, should remain strong, they said....
tbo.com

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Scrap metal thefts on the rise


Scrap yards are on the alert. New York State law now requires anyone selling metal to present a photo ID. But some say that may not stop thefts from ...
news10now.com

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Three arrested for metal theft


Three Clovis residents were arrested this week in unrelated incidents of copper and scrap metal theft, according to a press release from the Curry County ...
cnjonline.com

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Local scrap business is Steel Pacific not Harper's


To many, the junkyard outside Duncan will always be Harper's scrap metal. But others are adopting the business' new handle Steel, Pacific Recycling. ...

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Snakes & Ladders


The move to cut import duty on steel scrap will benefit small players who produce steel using scrap. The scrap prices in the US have increased to $400 a ...
outlookindia.com

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Iron ore hikes hit Gulf construction


The Gulf's exposure to rising iron ore prices is made more acute by the fact that pelletised iron ore rather than scrap steel is the main raw material for ...
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Steel as green material


The overall recycling rate for the steel industry is approximately 66 percent. The steel industry recycles millions of tons of steel scrap from recycled ...
globalnation.inquirer.net

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Steel as green material


The overall recycling rate for the steel industry is approximately 66 percent. The steel industry recycles millions of tons of steel scrap from recycled ...
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Auto industry sees positive impact


He said reduction in customs duty on scrap should moderate price increases in steel and aluminium, which has seen a big run up. Softening effect on input ...
thehindubusinessline.com

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OmniSource titan Rifkin dies


Leonard Rifkin, who transformed his father's small scrap-yard business into a company that sold for more than $1 billion last year, died of a stroke at age ...
journalgazette.net

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Peruvian Stocks Advance, Led by Miners, as Zinc, Nickel Rally


``The funds are buying copper, zinc and other metals, including gold,'' Jhonny Cabellos, a mining analyst for Banco del Credito del Peru in Lima said in a ...
bloomberg.com

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Peruvian Stocks Advance, Led by Miners, as Zinc, Nickel Rally


``The funds are buying copper, zinc and other metals, including gold,'' Jhonny Cabellos, a mining analyst for Banco del Credito del Peru in Lima said in a ...
bloomberg.com

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Mining convention digging for discoveries


Copper is again nearing a peak of $4 a pound, but it was only worth, well, pennies back then. Nickel is staying strong at $12.50 a pound, slipping from $22 ...
thestar.com

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Vale reports 50% increase in profit; Higher nickel prices helped ...


Separate results were not available for Vale Inco's Sudbury operations, but revenue reports from nickel, copper and precious metals sales confirmed another ...
thesudburystar.com

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Saturday, 1 March 2008
 

Police say thieves stole metal body parts from cemetery


Detectives say the men took 1500 pounds of metal from the vaults and sold it as scrap metal for $1500, then split the money. ...
myfoxtampabay.com

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Police say metal markers stolen from NY veterans' graves


Lt. Joe Cecile says the markers were headed for resale as scrap metal when they were recovered Thursday. The markers came from a Madison County cemetery, ...
wktv.com

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Stolen grave markers recovered


Police said the markers were found at a scrap yard and were headed for resale as scrap metal. Workers at the yard noticed them and contacted police. ...
news10now.com

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GPL unearths organized gang of metal thieves âEURO|Dindyal


The line crews are, maybe, driving up to scrap metal dealers and saying that they have pieces of ends of wire for sale. Cases of dishonesty have been ...

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Thieves make off with load of aluminum in Gilford


Being a fabrication business working with various metals, it tends to generate a fair amount of scrap metal, which is later used on various projects. ...
citizen.com

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Copper theft causing havoc


"There is so much copper wire coming in that we know a lot of it isn't scrap metal that someone's discarded - they're pulling down transmission wires to get ...
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News briefs from around Kentucky at 5:58 am EST


Kentucky lawmakers are considering a plan aimed at stopping thieves from stealing scrap metal and reselling it for money. People hawking scrap metals ...
kentucky.com

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Curtains up for project imports


Scrapping the 5% customs duty on steel scrap may benefit secondary steel makers. JSW Steel MD Sajjan Jindal said the cut will help steel players using ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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Metals industry welcomes import duty cut


The cost of steel scrap, which is a key raw material for special steels, alloys and stainless steel, has nearly doubled over the last one year to $500 per ...
budgetwithet.economictimes.indiatimes.com

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TEXT-Tata Steel unit Corus raises prices for rod products


Coking coal contract prices are expected to be considerably above 2007 levels. In addition, increases in scrap prices, combined with the additional costs of ...
reuters.com

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Mixed bag, no check on iron ore exports


The country currently imports about 2.5 million tonne of steel scrap and the announcement is likely to result in savings of over Rs 200 crore for the ...
financialexpress.com

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DRUG PRICES TO BECOME CHEAPER - RAM VILAS PASWAN


The reduction of customs duty on steel melting scrap would help in making available rods and rounds, used by the common man in construction activity, ...
pib.nic.in

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Sectors to shine post budget


Duty on steel melting scrap and aluminium scrap from 5 per cent to nil. This is positive for the auto sector. "Excise duty cut will boost the demand for ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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Copper steady, strike action boosts nickel


... Copper drifted lower on Friday, as the market took a breather after a recent rally and a rise in Shanghai stocks weighed on prices, while nickel rose to ...
africa.reuters.com

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Copper Brings New Boom To The Iron Range: Part 2


The emerging multi-million dollar industrial potential for copper nickel mining seems like a dream come true for many...but for others it seems like a ...
northlandsnewscenter.com

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Xstrata Profit May Triple on Coal, Zinc: Outlook (Correct)


Nickel rose 0.8 percent, ferrochrome advanced 27 percent and zinc increased 9.8 percent. Coal prices rose to a record in 2007 and copper gained for a sixth ...
bloomberg.com

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Mining industry booming in Botswana


Under this agreement, the copper and nickel ore will be pro- cessed in Botswana to finished copper and nickel cathodes. Gaolathe said that some of the ...
miningweekly.co.za

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Metals - Copper rally loses steam in wake of rising Shanghai stocks


Elsewhere, nickel was up at 31700 usd per tonne, basis three months, against 31100 usd, having earlier hit 32000 usd, its best level in over three months. ...

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A Vintage Time: Performance of Vale in 2007


In parallel to this quantitative growth, nickel, copper, metallurgical and thermal coal, platinum group metals and cobalt were added to our portfolio....
foxbusiness.com

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