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Tuesday, 30 September 2008
 

Sector Snap: Steel shares down on 'buyers' strike'


"Basically what happened is that the price of scrap steel plummeted in late August and early September between a third and a half, between $250 per ton and ...
forbes

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MEPS GLOBAL STEEL PRICE DOWN BY 10 PERCENT SINCE JULY


More recently, as scrap costs have dropped, steel transaction values have fallen quite rapidly. Meanwhile, there is little competition from imports whilst ...
meps

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Steel Industry Profits: Eye on US Steel, Nucor


Copper scrap prices have plunged. Aluminum is worth far less. And thanks to a global slowdown in growth, steel prices have fallen and are expected to drop ...
seekingalpha

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ISRI Roundtables: Steel Off Its Peak


For ferrous scrap shippers a larger question rests with the global economy and the ability of steel mills in other parts of the world to keep churning out ...
recyclingtoday

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Galveston a treasure island for scrap metal scavengers, but city ...


Texas—One man’s trash is another man’s treasure when it comes to scrap metal and Hurricane Ike. ...
txcn

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Detectives ID shooting victim


Alonso Andrade, of Los Angeles, was in Newhall shopping for his scrap metal business when he was gunned down by a robber on the hunt for money, ...
the-signal

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Scrap metal thieves steal children's playground slides


SCRAP metal thieves are thought to have been responsible for stealing two slides from a local children's park. The stainless steel equipment was taken ...
hertsad

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Burton Scrap Metal kicks off Saturday at Tamworth


... by Critch by AGENT58 We have searched junkyards, emptied trashcans and hijacked the bin men to get hold of obstacles for this years Burton Scrap Metal. ...
snowboardclub

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Scrap metal business thrives in downturn


One business that is thriving in the economic downturn is scrap metal. Hamilton Metals in Klamath Falls says it is getting more unwanted junk for its ...
ktvz

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Lamar Construction says its owed more than $500k in breach suit


Lamar claims it dismantled and hauled away 2155340 pounds of scrap metal. American Voyage supplied the company with 54 metal storage containers for the ...
madisonrecord

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Moderate fall in metal prices


Tin fell by Rs 10 per kilo to Rs 1070, Copper Armiture by Rs 4 per kilo to Rs 357 and Copper Scrap Heavy by Rs 3 per kilo to Rs 361. Copper Cable Scrap ...
thehindubusinessline

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Moderate fall in metal prices


Tin fell by Rs 10 per kilo to Rs 1070, Copper Armiture by Rs 4 per kilo to Rs 357 and Copper Scrap Heavy by Rs 3 per kilo to Rs 361. Copper Cable Scrap ...
thehindubusinessline

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Metal theft grows


There have been cases where thieves have raided houses under construction under the cover of darkness, stealing anything that can be sold as scrap metal. ...
winnipegsun

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Man arrested for allegedly pocketing scrap metal cash


A Winsted man allegedly filched $32537 in scrap metal proceeds from the Regional Refuse Disposal District in Barkhamsted....
registercitizen

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Davidson County authorities keep close watch on scrap yard records


When Thomasville police noticed the trend a year ago of copper and metal thefts, Detective Alan Pope said his agency started to keep close tabs on scrap ...
southernheadlines

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Copper Heads for Biggest Quarterly Loss in More Than 22 Years


Copper is the second-worst performer behind nickel among the London Metal Exchange's six industrial metals this quarter. The Reuters/Jefferies CRB Index of ...
bloomberg

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Full Year Statutory Accounts


World-class platinum-nickel and copper-gold deposits associated with a mafic to ultramafic intrusive complex of crustal scale are being targeted....
newsstore

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Full Year Statutory Accounts


12 REVIEW OF OPERATIONS LEICHHARDT: IOCGU, Nickel, Tenements: EPM 15386 (North) 15387 (Central) and 15388 (South) Targets: Iron oxide copper gold uranium ...
newsstore

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Copper drops 17 cents in New York


December copper was down 17 cents to $2.91 per pound in afternoon trade in New York while three-month copper was down $335 to $6440 per tonne in London as ...
metalmarkets

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Steel makers continue to cut down scarp


It is reported that recently, some steel makers in East China have continued to cut down their purchasing price for scrap. There was an exacerbated panic in ...
steelguru

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Steelmakers See Demand Fall Sharply, Prices Decline


Although weakening demand and prices are being partially offset by falling raw-material costs, particularly of scrap, some steelmakers already are ...
online

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Base metals, steel outlook becoming negative as growth and demand ...


"Higher steel prices reflect largely successful efforts in passing higher input costs for iron ore, coking coal, scrap, energy, and labor on to customers, ...
mineweb

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Steel Etc. move could open door to downtown growth


Steel Etc. flourished recently because of skyrocketing scrap-metal prices, prompting nearly continuous activity in the yard. The silver lining in that cloud ...
greatfallstribune

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Peter Mandelson prepares to fight Chinese export taxes alongside US


Through the WTO, the United States is preparing a legal challenge to Chinese taxes and restriction on exports of raw materials used in the steel industry, ...
business.timesonline

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Monday, 29 September 2008
 

BUYINS.NET: SBBFF, CGMC, VSTL, DFCLQ, NILSY, SCGLY Have Also Been ...


The company's Russian properties include the Taimyr Peninsula that produces copper-nickel sulfide ores from the Oktyabrsky, Talnakh, and Norilsk-1 deposits; ...
tradingmarkets

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2008 Annual Report


At the time of writing the company had exploration efforts in the Musgrave Province is the unexplored already announced the discovery of a new nickel-copper ...
newsstore

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Macquarie Bank reduces copper forecasts


The bank also clipped its aluminium and nickel forecasts, with its aluminium forecast down 7 per cent to $US1.30/lb "as the world looks increasingly awash ...
theaustralian

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IFC tapped to invest in Mindoro projects


Mindoro Resources has several gold-silver, copper-gold and nickel projects covering over 60000 hectares in the Surigao, Batangas and Panay mineral regions.
business.inquirer

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Promising iron shows up at Fox's Mount Oscar


WESTERN Areas (WSA) said late last week drilling at its Spotted Quoll nickel project in Western Australia had returned encouraging results that reinforced ...
theaustralian

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Stock of the week – Oz Minerals


... its status as the world’s second largest producer of zinc, a substantial producer of copper, lead, gold and silver, and an emerging producer of nickel. ...
compareshares

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New law aims to stop metal thefts


In Naples, L & F Scrap Metal is installing a computer database capable of searching records by any field of information his recyclers collect. ...
naplesnews

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Bukit Sentosa to get new lease of life


The police as usual will say that they are under-staffed and need the co-operation of the public to nab the scrap metal thieves while the management ...
biz.thestar

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FURTHER POSITIVE DRILL RESULTS FROM AFRICAN EAGLE'S DUTWA NICKEL ...


The Company's principal advanced projects are the Mkushi Copper Mines project in Zambia, for which a Feasibility Study will be completed in Q4 2008, ...
ad-hoc-news

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One man's junk is another man's fortune


Recycler Metal Man is making hay out of old car parts. The Auckland-based company, which compresses and re-sells scrap metal, has 64 staff throughout New ...
stuff

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NH scrap metal theft declines as prices drop


The theft of scrap metal continues to be a problem in New Hampshire, but it may diminish as prices ...
fox44

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Scrounging for scraps


The more they have of a specific type of metal, the more money they make." Scrap metal recycling companies such as Goldsboro Scrap Metal Recycling set their ...
enctoday

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'You won't get me': copper


Thieves have been taking advantage of this easy access to steal copper by the truckloads, which they then sell to scrap metal or recycling firms. ...
chronicle.augusta

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Hebei Steel Scrap market runs


It is reported that scrap steel market in Hebei area runs quiet with slim deals closed recently, and further price decline is widely expected at the later ...
steelguru

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Scrap-metal thefts persist despite falling prices


Wilder and Lacoshus said thefts would probably diminish soon because prices have gone down. The price of steel has gone from $270 a ton to $65, ...
nashuatelegraph

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Steel giant ‘a victim of its own illustrious history’


Although the BRW produced quality products for the automotive industry, Warren examines the numerous factors such as the rising cost of scrap and high labor ...
tribune-democrat

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Sunday, 28 September 2008
 

www.Smartstox.com: Smartstox Highlights the Discovery by Amador ...


Their news release provided the first details of a significant new gold discovery on Amador's Loveland nickel copper project located approximately 35 ...
tradingmarkets

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Companies looking for gold near Falconbridge


The claims immediately to the north and west of Copper Prince are owned by FNX Mining-Xstrata and are being explored for nickel, copper and PGM deposits. ...
thesudburystar

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Tin slab up, copper down


... copper wire bars - Rs 39600, aluminium ingots- Rs 13100, zinc slab - Rs 10300, lead ingots - Rs 10500, tin slab - Rs 1080 per kg and nickel cathode - Rs ...
deepikaglobal

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'It's a free for all for metal thieves'


"Officers are asked to challenge any suspicious vans carrying loads of scrap metal and cabling away in the Headland and West View area of town....
hartlepoolmail

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Thieving dad escapes, leaving children behind


Items made of copper were number one on the list of missing items, followed by several other types of scrap metal. Yesterday morning about 5am, ...
theborneopost

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State agrees to sell steel electric boats for scrap


An earlier report for the state ferries found that the four boats could be sold as scrap metal for about $450000 each. but Coursey said "this was the best ...
seattletimes

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Underwater Trains


It is not just about the price of scrap steel. There would be the cost to transport the cars to a processing plant large enough to extract the metal....
nytimes

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Steel Etc. to leave downtown location


The new owners renamed the business Steel Etc. Although the scrap yard and salvage operation predates most of its neighbors, growth in business and the ...
greatfallstribune

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Ukrainian scrap exports in 8 months of 2008


Ukrainian steel mills received 673000 tonnes of scrap in August. Scrap metal exports fell by 7.8% in 2007 to 688300 tonnes. Ukrainian steel mill received ...
steelguru

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Saturday, 27 September 2008
 

Shanghai Copper Increases for First Week in Five Ahead of Break


Among other LME-traded metals, zinc was unchanged at $1800 a ton, while lead fell 1.2 percent to $1990 and nickel slipped 0.2 percent to $17049....
bloomberg

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Babybulls.com: www.Babybulls.Com: Babybulls.Com Alerts For Friday ...


In a press release dated September 24, 2008, the Company announced a new gold discovery on its Loveland Nickel Copper project, which is located ...
tradingmarkets

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Mindoro Resources Ltd.: Mindoro Announces Proposed IFC Investment


The company's key projects in the Surigao region are the Agata nickel laterite project and the American Tunnels copper-gold project; see "About the ...
tradingmarkets

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Two charged in scrap metal thefts


Ind., with one count of larceny over $1000 as fourth habitual offenders for stealing scrap metal and a ladder in Calvin Township. Prosecutor Victor A. Fitz ...
dowagiacnews

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Memorial statue for Commack teen stolen


"We assume it was taken for scrap metal," O'Heir said. "It's surprising when something of that sentimental value to the public is taken. ...
newsday

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Memorial statue for Commack teen stolen


"We assume it was taken for scrap metal," O'Heir said. "It's surprising when something of that sentimental value to the public is taken. ...
newsday

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Scrap metal thieves target welding equipment


LaBarbera said scrap metal dealers should be required to contact police when someone tries to sell them scrap metal that looks new. ...
newstimes

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Steelmakers weigh reasons for fewer orders


Meanwhile, the price of scrap used to make steel has plummeted in recent weeks. Usually, that indicates steel prices are headed south. But so far, scrap ...
post-gazette

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Bring it on


Prior to this recent drop in prices, steel prices were almost double their levels in January this year. The hike was attributed to increased demand from ...
weekly.ahram

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Friday, 26 September 2008
 

Amador Gold Makes New Gold Discovery on Its Loveland Nickel Copper ...


Drill hole LL08-13 also intersected anomalous copper-nickel mineralizationwithin gabbros in the upper portion of the hole. The hole was stopped at425 meters ...
ibtimes

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Asian Metals Market Update for 26th September, 2008


Intra day copper is bullish over $303 {LME (3 month) $6800} with $318 and $325 as the key resistance. MCX NICKEL SEPTEMBER: Use a sell on rise strategy till ...
news.goldseek

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Annual Report to shareholders


... the GSWa gravity survey has confirmed that the favourable basal part of the Giles Complex rocks that host the Babel-nebo nickel-copper deposit to the ...
newsstore

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Two arrested for stealing scrap metal from abandoned school


Two men are in jail charged with trying to steal scrap metal from an abandoned Richmond County school. Deputies arrested 25-year-old Renardo ...
wrdw

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Vandals who don’t care about safety of trains and pedestrians


The bridge was vandalized by scrap metal hirelings who stole the metal to scrap metal yards. This vandalism has paralysed rail transport between Nakuru and ...
nation

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Thieves fighting plaque


Lentol’s bill would also strip scrap metal dealers of their licenses if they purchase such stolen material. “We want to punish those who would steal a ...
brooklynpaper

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Better bring a lawn chair -- bleacher thefts reported in two towns


Bleacher thefts have also been reported in places such as Buena Vista, NJ, Rockford, Mich., and Chesapeake City, Md. Other scrap metal heists that have made ...
boston

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Man charged with scrap metal theft


A Devizes man has been charged with stealing scrap metal and electrical appliances as part of the police's ongoing Operation Herald ...
gazetteandherald

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Firefighters battle late night blaze at scrap metal yard


Firefighters from the Bronson Fire Department (BFD) were on the scene of an scrap metal and car fire for five and one-half hours late ...
thedailyreporter

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Winona County District Court: Scrap metal bandit convicted


Winona Daily News One of the men involved in the heist of 600 pounds of scrap metal from Behrens Manufacturing in May pleaded guilty ...
winonadailynews

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Winona County District Court: Scrap metal bandit convicted


Winona Daily News One of the men involved in the heist of 600 pounds of scrap metal from Behrens Manufacturing in May pleaded guilty ...
winonadailynews

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Metal thieves targeted in crackdown


Land and asset manager Frazer Tweedie said Ontrack had been working with police and scrap metal dealers to curb an increase in thieves targeting the main ...
nzherald

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Squeezed by monopoly steel prices


The scrap metal industry is as guilty of price-fixing and cartel arrangements as South Africa's large steel producers. In April this year the New ...
miningmx

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East China\'s scrap market feels Winter


The price cut, supported by the favorable stocks and falling steel prices, has swayed the quiet scrap market in East China. Shagang has lowered steel ...
steelguru

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Ameron Reports Solid Earnings Despite Difficult Market Conditions


The short-term outlook for TAMCO is positive, although the recent decline in scrap prices may indicate softening steel demand worldwide as well as in local ...
marketwatch

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Dana Holding Corporation Q2 2008 Earnings Call Transcript


There's some scrap in there and some pricing. We're getting a higher impact in the second half of the year for two reasons. One is the steel prices have ...
seekingalpha

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Thursday, 25 September 2008
 

Amador Gold Makes New Gold Discovery on Its Loveland Nickel Copper ...


(CA:AGX: news, chart, profile) is pleased to announce a significant new gold discovery on its Loveland Nickel Copper project located approximately 35 ...
marketwatch

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2008 Annual Report


36.7 million pounds of cobalt, Delivering to markets 10500 tonnes of 30.6 million pounds of nickel, copper, 1900 tonnes of cobalt, 75 million pounds of zinc ...
newsstore

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Copper slips on demand worries, uncertainty


"It's obvious we're in the midst of a world economic crisis, and demand for industrial metals ... copper, zinc, nickel, tin, aluminum, are all due to fall," ...
forbes

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BHP May Get $1 Billion Boost on Currency, Holst Says (Update1)


The higher Australian dollar increased the cost of mining copper, nickel, iron ore and coal. ``The main impact from a move in currency is on costs,'' said ...
bloomberg

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Update on Chinese SS


Jinchuan Group Limited has turned to increase their copper production in 2008 by means of restricting capacity for nickel production. ...
steelguru

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Annual Report to shareholders including financial report


... Gold Geological mapping and geochemical sampling has and Nickel Project, and commenced at the Ilgarari Copper Project and Sipa will continue actively ...
newsstore

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Focus on the World Metal Finishing Chemicals Market


... Ultra-Rapid Leveling Nickel Plating II-18 E-Brite 700 SB - A Sulfur-Free Plate for Duplex Nickel Plating II-18 Copper Plating Chemicals II-18 Chromium ...
marketwatch

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Where the streets have no name


Besides automobile parts and scrap metal, one can check out random stuff like heavy army fatigues, rugged boots or tarpaulins for shelters and tents! ...
expressbuzz

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Thefts of scrap metal increases


With a number of thefts of scrap metal in the area in past weeks, law enforcement officials are cautioning residents to keep valuable items out of public ...
ifallsdailyjournal

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Disappearance of cable from train station turns spotlight on metal ...


The copper cables were evidently stolen to be sold as scrap metal, for a fraction of their real value. By coincidence, a bill aimed at curbing the ...
radio

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Queensbury man arrested for stealing scrap metal


A Queensbury man has been arrested after a property owner caught the suspect stealing scrap metal from one of his buildings. According to the Warren County ...
cbs6albany

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Man Suspected Of Stealing Brass From Fire Hoses For Scrap Metal


They believe he was going to sell it to one of the local scrap yards. "If you are willing to make a few bucks here and there and put other people's lives at ...
local10

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CRIME FILE: Thefts warning, scrap metal stolen and knife arrest


Police from Shoreham visited the EMR Scrap Metal Yard in Brighton Road, Shoreham, to find the van had called and items sold. Later the same day, ...
westsussextoday

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CRIME FILE: Thefts warning, scrap metal stolen and knife arrest


Police from Shoreham visited the EMR Scrap Metal Yard in Brighton Road, Shoreham, to find the van had called and items sold. Later the same day, ...
westsussextoday

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MPs curb scrap collection over theft


To gain an extra income through the sale of certain types of scrap metal will be no
longer ...
praguemonitor

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Wednesday, 24 September 2008
 

Masteel’s potential gains far outstrip downside risks


Lower domestic demand had resulted in increased Chinese exports, which contributed to weaker global prices. Prices for scrap steel, billets and bars in the ...
theedgedaily

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Introducing the Sheriff of Steel


American steelmaker Nucor (NYSE: NUE) recently raised its guidance for the present quarter as well, citing the cheaper scrap metal prices that have punished ...
fool

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US market prices down for HR and CR


... by USD 30 per tonne in mid August amid a lulled surge in ferrous scrap prices." It may be noted that, with domestic steel demand short on momentum, ...
steelguru

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Indonesia Scraps Import Duty for Cocoa, Steel, Key Industries


Indonesia will scrap import duties for some raw materials, including steel and cocoa beans, to help local industries cope with increasing ...
flex-news-food

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Annual Report to shareholders


The identification of high tenor nickel, gold and copper mineralisation throughout EL1355 and EL1433 supports the potential for a large-scale discovery. ...
newsstore

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Copper tumbles on worries over US bailout


4. Tin fell $200 to $17400 while nickel closed down $200 to $17200. Zinc dropped $70 to $1770, after hitting a one-week high of $1850 in earlier trade.
guardian

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Brazilian Stocks Fall, Led by Commodity Producers; Bolsa Slips


Vale do Rio Doce, the largest iron ore producer, paced declines for metal stocks on speculation demand is slowing as copper, zinc, nickel and aluminum ...
bloomberg

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Mustang, Western form joint venture


Mustang Minerals Corp. and Western Areas are forming a joint venture to explore for nickel, copper and platinum at the East Bull Lake Project, 80 kilometres ...
thestar

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Scrap Metal Theft Leads To Arrest


A Queensbury man is facing burglary charges after a property owner reported witnessing a man stealing scrap metal from a building on his property ...
northcountrygazette

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New task force designed to combat metal thefts


John Schweitzer is the manager of the scrap metal business. He says hundreds of people visit the company each week to get cash for scrap copper and other ...
nbcaugusta

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Kwikset employees arrested for stealing scrap metal


Two employees of Denison-based Kwikset have been arrested accused of stealing scrap metal from the business over a period of several months. ...
kxii

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“10000 people depend on scrap metal”- Prezo


The President of the Scrap Metal Association (SLSMA) Omotayo Vidal Macarthy has said that approximately 10000 people depend on scrap metal for survival. ...
awoko

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“10000 people depend on scrap metal”- Prezo


President of the Sierra Leone Scrap Metal Association (SLSMA), Mr. Omotayo Vidal Macarthy has disclosed that about 10, 000 people depend on ...
drwebsite

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Two arrested for stealing scrap metal


Two men were arrested Monday night for stealing scrap metal from Roman Metal Works. Robert R. Whitson, 22, a construction worker ...
bradenton

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Scrap metal theft disrupts train traffic in Prague


Scrap metal thieves stole bronze name tablets from a Holocaust memorial as well as whole iron bridges. There have been cases of thieves being killed while ...
monstersandcritics

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Bring scrap metal to fairgrounds Sat.


On Saturday Ottawa County residents may bring their old appliances and scrap metal for recycling 9 am to noon Saturday at the Ottawa County Fairgrounds at ...
portclintonnewsherald

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Life-sized scrap metal horse to help the Injured Jockeys Fund


A life-sized horse made of scrap metal is for up for sale — with 10% of the price going to the Injured Jockeys Fund (IJF). The sculpture is the last in the ...
horseandhound

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Building a scrap heap


Sims signalled its plans to gradually dismantle its Australian operations when it sold its local steel distribution business to Capital Steel Group in June ...
businessspectator

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Oregon Steel's Russian owner hit with fines


Steel Mills melt shop furnace melts scrap in the North Portland mill. Coal companies affiliated with Evraz ...
oregonlive

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Analyst raises Nucor profit forecast


Nucor makes steel from scrap in electric furnaces. While prices have declined since June, "we remain comfortable" with a 2008 estimate of $900 to $950 per ...
forbes

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India copper up on weak dlr; nickel, zinc gain


Indian copper futures traded at a one-week high on Monday as prices found support from a weak dollar and rising crude oil prices ...
in.reuters

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Industry experts say mining's future shines


In addition to higher demand for gold, for instance, China will double its need for copper, nickel, zinc and platinum - meaning Chinese manufacturers will ...
mercurynews

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Rotated Reverse on Korea Proof $1


This is the first report of a 1973-S dollar struck on a copper-nickel planchet. "If that weren't enough to excite collectors, this coin is also a ...
numismaster

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7 mining ventures to start production in ’09


... Philippines Inc.’s Didipio copper-gold project in Nueva Vizcaya, Coral Bay Mining Corp.’s Palawan HPAL Nickel Line 2 project, Filminera Resources Corp. ...
business.inquirer.net

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copper jumps as Asian stockpiles fall


Australia cut its estimates of annual zinc and nickel output, citing falling prices and a domestic energy crisis, but kept a bullish outlook for its giant ...
theaustralian

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A new penny, but why?


It makes more, ahem, sense to do away with the ubiquitous copper coin than to redesign it. In honor of the upcoming bicentennial of Abraham Lincoln's birth, ...
latimes

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Presentation for International Roadshow Investor Meetings


... Sepon Gold 5% 2% Going forward: - Nickel production started in H2 2008. - Copper replaces zinc in 2009 as the dominant commodity with Prominent Hill. ...
newsstore

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Tuesday, 23 September 2008
 

AUSTRALIAN SCRAP METAL GROUP SIMS ACQUIRES ANOTHER US RECYCLER


Scrap metal dealer Sims Group (ASX:SGM) has acquired the assets ...
tradingmarkets

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Copper Metal Task Force Formed By Local Law Enforcement


A new task force has been formed by local law enforcement to help curb scrap metal thefts. It’s the first of it’s kind in the CSRA. Authorities say the CSRA ...
wjbf

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Wolds fuel North Frodingham artists' imaginations


Hans tries to source all his materials locally, very often scouring scrap metal yards for the right pieces that can be converted into his unique sculptures. ...
driffieldtoday

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Syracuse man arrested for scrap metal theft in Pamelia


State police have announced the arrest of a Syracuse man in the theft of scrap metal from a Pamelia business that was caught on tape. ...
newswatch50

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Welding a bill for scrap metal


Still, an official for an organization that advocates for scrap metal businesses in the state said some aspects of the bill are onerous and will result in ...
phillyburbs

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Man Arrested in Connection With Theft of 745 Pounds of Scrap Metal


A Salina man has been arrested in connection with the theft of a large amount of scrap metal. Back on September 11th, and on September 13th, 745 pounds of ...
ksallink

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Analyst raises Nucor profit forecast


Anthony B. Rizzuto, an analyst with Dahlman Rose & Co., noted that Nucor indicated it was benefiting from lower scrap metal prices and better-than-expected ...

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Local Beer Distribution Company Aims To Curb Keg Thefts


Whitaker said that police investigations have recently helped curb the thefts and scrap metal yards have stopped accepting the kegs locally. ...
wxii12

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$6 Million Verdict In 2004 Road Debris Death


Tarmac produced a surveillance video showing the trucks, and disclosed that it had sold the plates to a scrap metal company called IGM, which in turn ...
marketwatch

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Pair charged with stealing scrap metal


Police busted two people accused of stealing scrap metal from a home that’s under construction. Tampa police say Pierre Pruchomme, 62, ...
myfoxtampabay

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Monday, 22 September 2008
 

Scrap yards, dollar stores and debt collectors see good times in a ...


Steel can still fetch up to 10 cents a pound. According to the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, two of every three pounds of US-produced steel comes ...
newsday

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US domestic scrap market on track to


In Japan, pricing leader Tokyo Steel Mfg Co raised what the company pays for locally available ferrous scrap by JPY 2000 to JPY 3000 per tonne at its four ...
steelguru

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Vietnam to re export toxic scrap to


These 20 containers containing 546 tonnes of iron scrap belong to the Thanh Loi Steel JS Company, also the owner of the 18 containers of waste. ...
steelguru

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Support Pa. scrap-metal theft bill


Scrap prices for aluminum, iron, steel and other metals have led to thefts of siding, pipes, wires, empty beer kegs, and various building supplies....
philly

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Geologists' guide the newcomers


In Queensland Exco Resources has been racking up some impressive results at its copper exploration program near Cloncurry. The company, headed by the ...
business

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Australia cuts zinc, nickel production forecasts


But ABARE slightly raised its forecasts for iron ore and copper production for 2008/09 despite a gas plant explosion in early June that cut supplies by a ...
reuters

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Livingstonia uranium hit presumed


... 5.3 per cent nickel recently announced from another diamond drill hole. Shares were at $2.75. REDBANK Mines (RBM) has reported an updated copper mineral ...
theaustralian

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Uncertainty, volatility mark metals market


Copper managed to gain 4.6 per cent to $7085/tonne, despite increase in LME and Shanghai inventories. For the week, nickel and tin were the hardest hit, ...
thehindubusinessline

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The Agonies of Living By a Shooting Range


The closeness of the town to the range has made it difficult for people not to resist going into it, either for farming or to look for scrap metal. ...
thisdayonline

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Scrap metal thieves on the prowl


Scrap metal thieves were apparently on the prowl for a quick buck. Someone stole thousands of dollars worth of parts from one east side transmission ...
abclocal

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Sunday, 21 September 2008
 

Iraqi steel industry to get help from


To begin with, Iraq has no steel making capacity of its own. The plan is to develop scrap metal sites to accumulate material and build steel making plants ...
steelguru

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Minding metals


As recently as 2002, iron and steel scrap was selling for about $100 a ton. Today, dealers can obtain around $600 per ton. More must be done to stem such ...
telegram

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State defends slow pace of response after Rita in 2005


She agreed with the August decision to scrap the rules proposal and start the process anew. By contrast, the regulators in Florida approved new rules within ...
chron

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County workers charged with theft in St. Lucie


The St. Lucie County Sheriff's Office has charged four county employees with theft of scrap metal from the county landfill. ...
tcpalm

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Scrap metal theft becoming an epidemic


Law enforcement agencies nationwide and here in Davidson County are battling increasing reports of scrap metal theft from homes and ...
the-dispatch

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Plastic covers to foil great drain robbery


With the price of scrap metal booming, councils have been hit with huge bills to replace the metal covers, but Clark-Drain, in Yaxley, near Peterborough, ...
peterboroughtoday

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Saturday, 20 September 2008
 

It’sa mixed show for base metals


He said that copper and nickel are trading with a negative bias while zinc and lead are trading in a range with an upward bias. Copper demand has shown a ...
economictimes

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Copper gains capped by strong dollar, rise in stocks


Nickel recovered from an earlier two-year low at $16450. It was untraded in the rings, but quoted at $16750/16800 from $16750 at the close on Thursday....
reuters

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RP miners fear funding squeeze amid US financial crisis


... heavily in projects over the past three years "are going to reap the benefits of the still relatively high prices of copper and nickel," Disini said. ...
cbnnews

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Continental Nickel Continues to Intersect High Grade Nickel-Copper ...


The drills are currently completing follow-up drilling of sulphide zones in the Ntaka intrusion where six new nickel-copper sulphide zones were discovered ...
earthtimes

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Four St. Lucie County employees charged with theft of scrap metal


The St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office has charged four county employees with theft of scrap metal from the county landfill. ...
tcpalm

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Scrap prices blamed for theft


DETECTIVES were today blaming the soaring price of scrap metal after 23 catalytic converters were stolen from a van dealership in Sproughton. ...
eveningstar

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Gold Rush on Metal for Thieves


Across the country, it's an epidemic of wire and metal theft. From the Washington, DC, suburbs to Trenton, NJ, to Dallas -- all because scrap metal has ...
abcnews

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5 Battered, but Worthy, Stocks


Metalico is a small cap scrap metal recycler whose rapid growth rate has been rudely interrupted by the global commodity price correction. ...
fool

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Judge dismisses charges against pair accused in scrap theft


The charges against two men accused of stealing scrap metal from a township home were dropped in municipal court this week. ...
dailyrecord

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Scrap-metal solutions


"REGULATING THE scrap heap" (City & Region, Sept. 16) by David Abel provides valuable insights into the scrap metal industry. It's also important to know ...
boston

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Friday, 19 September 2008
 

Hebei scrap steel market keeps


It is reported that recently, Hebei has seen stable scrap steel market under wait and see sentiment. Driven by the declining steel prices, Tianjin Steel ...
steelguru

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Scrap cost collapse causes steel bar prices


Purchasing.com reported that, with benchmark shredded scrap prices collapsing by USD 170 per gross tonne this month to USD 400, some steel producers have ...
steelguru

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Schnitzer Steel Industries Acquires Puerto Rico Metals Recycler


Ponce is engaged in the business of collecting, processing, and selling ferrous and nonferrous scrap metal and operates at four locations in the ...
newsticker

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Ministry wants stricter penalties for toxic scrap importer


Tien Sa Port officers on July 11 found Thanh Loi Steel JSC had imported 18 containers containing 434 tons of scrap steel and rubbish including plastic bags, ...
thanhniennews

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Re "Scrap metal business called a danger" (Sept. 16) -


We have city councillors concerned about dumpsters on city road allowances at Albert Steel and Metal, which services many business concerns and private ...
thepeterboroughexaminer

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Re "Scrap metal business called a danger" (Sept. 16) -


We have city councillors concerned about dumpsters on city road allowances at Albert Steel and Metal, which services many business concerns and private ...
thepeterboroughexaminer

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Re "Scrap metal business called a danger" (Sept. 16) -


We have city councillors concerned about dumpsters on city road allowances at Albert Steel and Metal, which services many business concerns and private ...
thepeterboroughexaminer

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Atlas eyes London, Hong Kong listing


Copper and nickel prices have fallen amid the financial industry turmoil, but Buckingham is optimistic about the outlook for the metals sector and the ...
cbnnews

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Gold reaches near six-week high


Copper rallies from 9-month low: Copper rose from a nine-month low on Thursday on euro gains against the US dollar, but markets remained turbulent as ...
dailytimes

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Schnitzer to acquire Puerto Rican scrap business


Schnitzer Steel Industries Inc. on Thursday said it has signed an agreement to acquire a Puerto Rican scrap metal concern. The move to acquire Ponce ...
bizjournals

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Scrap metal dealers not taking stolen manhole covers


See Manhole cover thefts hit the Coastal Empire However, scrap metal dealers say this dirty deed is not worth the effort. Savannah-Chatham police are making ...
wtoctv

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Thieves Focus Attention On Metal Items


Last year, a legislative proposal to require anyone selling scrap metal to a dealer to provide identification was voted down in Annapolis. ...
wjz

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BREAKING NEWS: Sarnia police make arrest in scrap metal theft


... Ont. on Wednesday when they were surprised to see a suspect and an accomplice dive into the yard with what appeared to be another load of scrap metal, ...
theobserver

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Authorities looking for witness to Elkhart scrap metal theft


The Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department is asking for help to find someone who may have witnessed the scrap metal theft on Monday in Elkhart....
wndu

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Sims Metal


Its satellite network of collection and transfer facilities channel scrap metal flows into several world class multi-process hub facilities, ...
azom

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Man arrested on scrap metal theft after police chase


A Canton man was arrested after he ran from police during a scrap metal theft, Stark County Jail records said. Ronald E. Kelly, 38, of 1506 Oxford ...
cantonrep

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Lying in wait for the scrap thieves


Inspector Martin Melvin said: “Soaring scrap metal prices mean that theft is a problem right up and down the country but here in Burnley, we are taking firm ...
lancashiretelegraph

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SCRAP METAL WAS WWII BOMB HOARD INSTEAD


... who refused to be identified, noticed weird looking fins and pointed ends on the 'metal tubings' he bought from unidentified scrap dealers early this ...
pr-inside

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Fight metal theft


When a child fell down a manhole missing its cover in Philadelphia in April, scrap metal theft was confirmed as a public safety issue. ...
phoenixvillenews

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Thursday, 18 September 2008
 

Scrap cost collapse causes steel bar prices to fall


With benchmark shredded scrap prices collapsing by $170/gross ton this month to $400, some steel ...
purchasing

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Group is holding scrap metal drive


Metals that will be accepted include automobiles with title, engine blocks drained of fluid, cast iron such as drums and rotors, steel such as swing sets, ...
leelanaunews

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Levack Footwall Deposit a high priority for FNX Mining


The company made the statement after drilling along the deposit showed promising results for copper, nickel and platinum group metals. ...
thesudburystar

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Annual Report 2008


Figure 1: Collurabbie prospects and magnetics 4 Falcon Minerals Ltd Annual Report 2008 SAXBY JOINT VENTURE - QUEENSLAND (Nickel and Copper) (Falcon 49%, ...
newsstore

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Global copper market deficit narrows - WBMS


The global copper market saw a deficit of 18000 tonnes in the first seven months of this year compared with a deficit of 261000 ...
forbes

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Preliminary Annual Report 30 June 2008


Laura River Nickel-Copper-PGM Project (Magma earning 70%) Exploration during 2007-2008 at the Laura River Project, 35km southwest of Halls Creek, ...
newsstore

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Taking the Commodity Correction in Stride


Citing strength from acquisitions made over the past 18 months and a lower LIFO charge stemming from cheaper scrap metal prices, the company now expects ...
fool

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Local lawmakers to be honored


Rising scrap metal prices have resulted in an increase in the theft of copper and metal across Missouri. That, in turn, has created substantial problems for ...
hannibal

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Take stand against metal theft


Eddie Pashinski, a Luzerne County Democrat, introduced the proposed Scrap Metal Theft Prevention Act, House Bill 1742. If this act is passed, ...
ldnews

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Appliance & Scrap Metal Collection Set


On Saturday, September 27, Ottawa County residents may bring their old appliances and scrap metal to the Ottawa County Fairgrounds (W. St. Rt. 163, ...
thebeacon

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Police arrest alleged scrap metal thief after victim dies in incident


An Elkhart man has been arrested in connection with a scrap metal theft that resulted in the death of 65-year-old Theodore Woodward. ...
fox28

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City scrambling in scrap flap


He said he acts as a scrap metal consultant, got a call from the Sand Island worker, and called the salvage yard, Leeward Auto Recyclers, to pick up the ...
starbulletin

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Scrap metal raiders are marked men


Churches, schools, public buildings and factories throughout Calder-dale are increasingly being targeted as the price of price of scrap metal soars ...
halifaxcourier

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Scrap metal raiders are marked men


Churches, schools, public buildings and factories throughout Calder-dale are increasingly being targeted as the price of price of scrap metal soars ...
halifaxcourier

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Wednesday, 17 September 2008
 

Raw material prices dip, but steel costlier


... that steel prices are unlikely to go further up as scrap prices are falling globally. Steel scrap slumped $125 to $475 in a month on weak global demand. ...
business-standard

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Steel prices drop on lower demand


The Indonesian Iron & Steel Industry Association said that the price of scrap steel dropped to IDR 3500 per kilogram from IDR 5500. ...
steelguru

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Analysts tip iron ore price rise


"Can iron ore contract prices rise at a time when spot iron ore/steel/scrap prices are all falling and global steel production growth is losing momentum?," ...
theage

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New regulations may be a deterrent to scrap thieves


A new state law is giving police help in trying to stop scrap metal thieves who are taking aluminum cans out of recycling bins to steel grates ...
auroraadvocate

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East West Options Ox Copper-Nickel Property to Gee-Ten Ventures ...


... located 60km east of the Norton nickel-copper-PGE-Co deposit, has been optioned to Gee-Ten Ventures Inc., whereby Gee-Ten may earn a 50% interest by ...
marketwatch

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Freewest Intersects 100 Metres of Chromite Mineralization in First ...


The Property is situated approximately six (6) kilometers northeast of the Eagle One nickel-copper-platinum group element deposit owned by Noront Resources ...
pr-canada

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Brazil stocks plunge, real weakens on global slump


SA: Quote, Profile, Research, Stock Buzz) fell 2.4 percent to 32.81 reais as investors sold off copper, nickel and other metals on worries that the turmoil ...
reuters

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Copper down as investors hold on to cash


Other base metals extended their losses from the previous session as worries about demand added to the gloom, with nickel dropping to a six-week low and tin ...
theaustralian

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Fall in industrial metal prices to help steel, construction industry


16 The fall in prices of industrial metals such as copper, zinc, aluminium, lead and nickel is likely to benefit steel, construction, electrical equipment, ...
thehindubusinessline

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Duluth Metals appoints Dean M. Peterson, Ph.D. as Senior Vice ...


Prior to that, he was responsible for the development of a conceptual idea for the formation of high-grade copper-nickel-PGE mineralization on the Maturi ...
cnw

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An Elkhart man is killed, while trying to stop scrap metal thieves


A scrap metal theft turned deadly yesterday for an Elkhart man. A 65-year old was killed while trying to stop some scrap metal thieves. ...
wndu

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Metal theives steal aluminium worth £1500


SCRAP metal thieves who targeted a premises in Mickleton made off with around £1500 worth of aluminium. The unknown offenders gained access to the site ...
cotswoldjournal

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Pensioner arrested after scrap metal theft


DS Tony Nugent from BTP’s Organised Crime Unit said: "With prices high on world markets, scrap metal is now a valuable commodity. BTP is working with local ...
teesdalemercury

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Regulating the scrap heap


Paris Elder (right), an employee at Lenox Junk Co. in Dorchester, helped Bernardo Urena of Lynn sort through scrap metal. (Bill Greene/Globe Staff) By David ...
boston

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Two held over rail depot metal theft


Police have arrested two people from after 50 tonnes of scrap metal worth £28000 was stolen from a rail depot in Hertfordshire. ...
fenlandcitizen

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Scrap metal business creating danger with bins in road allowance ...


A scrap metal business at Bethune and Simcoe streets puts garbage bins in the city-owned road allowance, creating a dangerous situation, several city ...
thepeterboroughexaminer

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Tuesday, 16 September 2008
 

Nucor Raises Earnings Target


... charge because of a significant decline in scrap prices. The maker of steel from recycled metal now expects earnings of $2.15 to $2.20 a share....
online

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Steel prices drop on lower demand, oil prices


The Indonesian Iron and Steel Industry Association (IISIA) announced Monday the price of scrap steel, for example, dropped to Rp 3500 (37 US cents) per ...

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Sector Snap: Shares of steel companies drop


... to produce steel from scrap, is most likely to beat expectations in the third quarter due to a recent decline in scrap prices, according to Tanners. ...
forbes

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As primary metals prices slip, scrap prices soften


Published reports are noting some pretty wide price ranges with some prime industrial steel scrap grades lower by more than $300/gross ton, along with No. ...
purchasing

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Iraq's steel industry gets help from Pittsburgh expertise


The plan is to develop scrap metal sites to accumulate material and build steel-making plants to produce rebar and light-structure members. ...
pittsburghlive

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Noront Announces Initial Nickel-PGE Results at Anomaly AT12 ...


Latest drilling at Eagle Two continued to probe deeper and delineate copper-nickel mineralization in a shear hosted sulphide setting (Eagle Two SHS ...
marketwatch

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Full Year Statutory Accounts


VTEM (Vertical Time Domain Electromagnetics) targets generated at Farrel Well have created new opportunities for discovery, particularly for copper-nickel ...
newsstore

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DJ BASE METALS: LME Copper, Base Complex Plunge On Fincl Woes


"Based on an analysis of open interest and price, we believe the most significant shorts lie in copper, nickel and zinc, although the market is probably ...
tradingmarkets

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Excellence in Mining and Exploration Presentation


Cash balance $515000 7 Large tenements(1800km2) with exploration successes: > Nickel sulphide discovery at Pembroke & 2 other sites > Copper gold discovery ...
newsstore

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Two accused of stealing scrap metal from Fairhaven facility


Two Fairhaven men were arraigned Monday on charges that they stole scrap metal from the town’s wastewater treatment plant ...
southcoasttoday

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Sims Group: Big and Getting Bigger


Australian company Sims Group (SMS), the world’s largest publicly listed scrap metal recycler - thanks to its $1.85-billion acquisition in March this year ...
seekingalpha

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Elkhart man injured trying to stop scrap metal thieves


A 65-year-old man was injured while trying to stop two scrap metal thieves at his Elkhart County property on Monday morning. ...
wsbt

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Scrap metal theft investigated


Sheriff Joseph M. Underwood Jr. reports his office investigated the theft of scrap metal from Carter Electric Motor Service, 63474 Union Road, ...
dowagiacnews

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Alliance schedules scrap metal drive


Maritime Heritage Alliance will hold a scrap metal drive at 9 am Saturday, Sept. 20 to raise funds for a new propeller for the sloop ...
record

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Gulley cover thefts a drain on resources


Increasing numbers of metal thefts have been blamed on rising values for scrap metal. Police are liaising with scrap metal merchants in a bid to locate the ...
hartlepoolmail

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Our Opinion: Payday stores a thorny issue


Ward 8 Ald. Kris Theilen has introduced an ordinance that would require those who buy scrap metal to record information about the transaction, including the ...
sj-r

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Purpose of junk in question


James Snedeker says his land should be exempt from the ordinances because his family has been buying and selling scrap metal for years. ...
concordmonitor

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Monday, 15 September 2008
 

High-flying AK Steel stock lands at half its ’08 peak


4, citing the rising value of the dollar – which reduces the cost of imported steel – and the plummeting price of steel scrap that some steel producers, ...
cincinnati

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Steel prices take a tumble in the GCC


The bureau says steel prices at their peak were inflicting a slowdown in demand for various steel products such as scrap, which is also used in making ...
meed

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China´s steel exports hit record in August


However, most analysts believe that tax rebates will continue especially given the pressure steel-makers already face from recent price-falls on the ...
cctv

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A Powerhouse Made of Steel


Just last year SDI announced the acquisition of OmniSource Corporation, one of the country's largest ferrous scrap metal producers. In June of this year, ...
redorbit

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CMA Corporation recycles steel and


The plant has a projected annual throughput of 120000 tonnes of scrap galvanized steel, and creates 118000 tonnes of clean black steel and 2000 tonnes of ...
steelguru

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LME copper edges up for fourth day, eyes Wall St


Taking out a world class copper deposit like that would be felt in prices,' Burg said. But supply threats in aluminium and nickel faded, dragging prices ...
forbes

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Urinary and Serum Metal Levels As Indicators of Embedded Tungsten ...


Department of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service: Migratory bird hunting: approval of tungsten-iron-copper-nickel, iron-tungsten-nickel alloy, ...
redorbit

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Sculptures that wink at you


All were made from hammered pieces of scrap metal and steel objects Jimenez found on his weekend “pamamalengke” (marketing) trips to junkyards in Antipolo ...
showbizandstyle

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Scrap Metal Haul Sparks More Arrests


"Since the raid, scrap metal dealers have begun to work closely with the police in an effort to combat the problem. The help we are getting from legitimate ...
redorbit

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Bhushan Power threatens to scrap Jharkhand steel project


Bhushan Power and Steel today threatened to scrap its plan to set up a mega integrated steel plant in ...
business-standard

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Nucor drops rebar prices by USD 70 per short


The scrap surcharge is calculated by subtracting the company's baseline scrap price of USD 162 per short tonne from the monthly published benchmark price ...
steelguru

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Scrap value: Local recyclers tighten rules to thwart thieves


About three months ago, steel was selling at 14 cents a pound, Keefer said. Compare that to today's value -- about 4 cents a pound -- and it is easy to see ...
sanduskyregister

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Turning scrap into cash


Recently, there has been renewed interest in scrap metal. Metals like aluminum, copper, tin, gold and silver reached record prices earlier this summer. ...
kvnews

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Lower utility investigates scrap-metal sales; two ...


DeMarcantonio said any revenue from scrap metal is money for the users of the utility and not individual workers. Gall and Chew are both Civil Service ...
pressofatlanticcity

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Duo accused of stealing scrap metal pleaded guilty to lesser charges


Two Ashtabula residents, charged last week with attempting to steal scrap metal, ...
starbeacon

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Tokyo Steel to raise scrap purchasing


Tokyo Steel Manufacturing Co has announced to raise their scrap purchasing price to JPY 43000 to JPY 45000 per tonne, up by JPY 3000 per tonne, ...
steelguru

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Nucor shares rise as analyst sees near-term gains


Scrap metal is an input cost for companies like Nucor, which operate mini-mills that use electric furnaces to produce steel from scrap.
forbes

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Owners In The Driving Seat When It Comes To Scrap Cars


... drivers would be charged anything upwards of £50 by scrap yards able to house the unwanted vehicle but now, with the rising prices of steel, ...
theopenpress

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Mustang Minerals and Western Areas Sign Agreement for Joint ...


The main purpose of the joint venture is to drill out a number of high quality nickel-copper-platinum group metals ("PGM") targets already defined by ...
marketwatch

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Zambia Nickel mine to start exports before year-end


"A stockpile of nickel-copper-cobalt-PGM concentrate is being built for ex-works sale to the Jinchuan Group (of China)," said Albidon in a statement. ...
reuters

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Saturday, 13 September 2008
 

This Just In: Upgrades and Downgrades


... and steelmakers like Nucor and US Steel (NYSE: X), have seen their shares hopped by 20% and more over the past few weeks -- as the price of steel scrap ...
fool

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Exports up on rebate talk


Market rumors that the government is about to scrap the export tax rebate are behind a recent steel export surge, analysts said ...
chinadaily

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Manicouagan Minerals-Drilling on HPM/Forgues Continues to Return ...


To date Manicouagan has drilled 11 holes (HPM-08-01 to 11) totalling 2345 metres as it works to outline the extent of the nickel, copper and cobalt ...
marketwatch

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Copper, lead, zinc, rise on LME


Lead gained to $US1850, from $US1799 on Wednesday, zinc rose to $US1794 from $US1750 and nickel was up at $US18,500 from $US18,350.
theaustralian

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Copper May Have First Weekly Gain in Three on Arbitrage Trading


Among LME-traded metals, aluminum was 0.2 percent up at $2625 a ton, zinc dropped 0.6 percent to $1784, tin declined 1.5 percent to $18500, lead and nickel ...
bloomberg

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Friday, 12 September 2008
 

Thieves capitalize on rising metal values


Wyatt blames the fluctuating price of scrap metal in the US on the growing Chinese market. Despite the recent arrest and rising price of copper wire, ...
theheraldbulletin

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2 Men Arrested, Accused Of Stealing Scrap Metal


A new state law went into affect Thursday in an effort to try and stop metal thieves. The state is now requiring scrap metal sellers to show a photo ID to ...
whiotv

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Scrap Metal Thieves Nab City’s 50-foot Boat Ramp


In an incident that will probably go down in history as the city’s most brazen daytime scrap metal heist, two men removed a 50- by 10-foot aluminum launch ...
thelog

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AC's Gutted For Scrap Metal


Police searched the vehicle and found a metal grate from one of the air conditioners in the trunk of the Mustang. Dean's Towing was called to take the ...
dunndailyrecord

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Is that really your manhole cover?


The City Council of Toledo, Ohio, has tightened city rules for scrap-metal sales to try to cut down on the theft of manhole covers, guardrails and other ...
blogs.usatoday

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New State Scrap Metal Law Goes Into Effect


The state will now require scrap metal sellers to show photo identification. They must be able to prove that they own the items such as aluminum siding, ...
whiotv

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Selling Scrap Metal? Better Bring ID


Anyone selling scrap metal within the Buckeye state must also prove they own commonly stolen items like guard rails and beer kegs, among others. ...
kypost

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New Ohio law aims to slow down scrap metal thefts


Police in Ohio are about to get help in trying to crackdown on scrap metal thieves who steal aluminum siding off houses ...

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Scrap metal dealer found guilty over Patchway cockfight


SCRAP metal dealer Michael Purcell has been convicted of taking part in a banned cockfight after a group of men were seen watching birds attack each other ...
thisisbristol

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Steel scrap bottoming out in Japan on demand from China,'S Korea


Prices of steel scrap, a raw material used in steelmaking, are showing signs of bottoming out due to a pickup in overseas ...
asia.news.yahoo

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Flat steel prices weaken in


It is reported that American flat steel mills have not yet made adjusted prices, but that the flat spot price continues to slowly glide downwards. Scrap ...
steelguru

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Steel marker Nucor rises after upgraded to 'Buy'


In the United States, the price of steel scrap has fallen by $300 a gross ton in recent weeks, but steel prices have dropped modestly, he said. ...
forbes

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Sheet steel prices have peaked; analysts see price declines ahead


... raw materials as iron ore, coke and scrap. Most mill executives believe the fundamentals remain in place for transaction sheet steel prices to remain at ...
purchasing

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Freewest Commences Diamond Drilling on its 100%-Owned McFaulds ...


The new district contains magmatic nickel-copper sulphide-platinum group element deposits, chromite deposits as well as volcanic-hosted massive sulphide ...
marketwatch

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Anglo American to purchase 12% stake in


Drilling intersected 61.7 meters at 5.61 grams per tonne platinum palladium, 0.66% copper and 0.38% nickel from 29.3 meters, including 35.5 meters at 8.83 ...
steelguru

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India copper steady, nickel weakens on Cuba news


Indian copper futures traded steady on Wednesday, as a pick-up in crude oil prices supported the red metal, ...
reuters

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Metalloinvest wins copper bid


"The biggest question now is on what terms Norilsk Nickel will join Metalloinvest." The copper field — situated in a mountainous area in eastern Siberia ...
iht

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LME copper gains more than 1 percent on supply concerns


Copper rose more than 1 percent in London and over half a percent in Shanghai on Thursday as new risks to ...
forbes

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BASE METALS: LME Metals Steady; SHFE Arbitrage Helps Copper


Other metals were quiet, with lead at $1762/ton, down $8 and nickel at $18450/ton, down $45. Vale-Inco confirmed the company is renegotiating a collective ...
fxstreet

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Thursday, 11 September 2008
 

Scrap metal yards against copper theft


Dean's Scrap Metal Yard has been in business for more than 20 years in the last eight months it's added a new piece of equipment to the mix a computer ...
myfoxgulfcoast

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Manhole Covers Stolen for Scrap Metal


Scrap metal thieves are at it again, but their latest crimes are being declared a dangerous public hazard. ...
wtrf

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New Ohio Law Aimed At Slowing Scrap Metal Thefts


Police in Ohio are about to get help in trying to crack down on scrap metal thieves who steal aluminum siding off houses and copper wiring ...
newsnet5

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New Ohio law aims to slow down scrap metal thefts


Police in Ohio are about to get help in trying to crackdown on scrap metal thieves who steal aluminum siding off houses and copper wiring ...
ohio

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High commodity prices, need for cash propelling scrap metal recycling


The need for extra cash doubled with thriving commodity prices brings good news and good business to local scrap metal recyclers. “We probably have double ...
coloradoan

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Thieves nab metal, again


The value of scrap metal has remained high, since earlier in the year when copper and aluminum were valued at $4 and $1.40 a pound respectively. ...
theobserver

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30 arrested over metal thefts


Cumbria Police have arrested 30 people in connection with a series of scrap metal thefts in the county. Operation Kentwood saw a number of properties raided ...
chestereveningleader

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Council tightens Toledo law on scrap-metal sales


Toledo City Council yesterday tightened the city's regulation of scrap-metal sellers and dealers in its latest attempt to reduce metal ...
toledoblade

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Beware scrap metal hunters


HOUSEHOLDERS are being warned to look out for burglars posing as scrap metal hunters after a motorbike was stolen from a house....
readingchronicle

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Man falsely accused of scrap metal theft


DuPont has sold scrap metal for a Sarasota company for 25 years, hauling the wire around for the past few years with his dog Snoopy by ...
heraldtribune

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Steelmakers unfazed by low market prices


When scrap prices are lower, it will be more cost effective to use higher proportion of scrap vis-a-vis DRI. Similarly, Ann Joo Resources Bhd would still be ...
biz.thestar

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Vedanta may scrap Orissa steel project


Billionaire Anil Agarwal-controlled Vedanta Resources has decided not to pursue a proposal to build a Rs 20000-crore five-million-tonne steel project in ...
business-standard

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Sector Snap: Steel companies drop again


"Steel prices are starting to come down. Steel scrap started coming down in June and has been accelerating in recent days. Scrap fell off a cliff. ...
forbes

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September Swoon Hits Ferrous Pricing


Ferrous scrap recyclers have been receiving significantly lower bids for their scrap iron and steel as the post-Labor Day market takes shape. ...
recyclingtoday

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Metal thieves strike again


Copper tubing and copper wiring and other types of metals also are being stolen for the prices of scrap. The steel at Northeast Doran apparently was taken ...
morningsentinel

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Japan's CGPI climbs 7.2% as materials prices rise


Prices for petroleum and coal products were up 43.3%, while steel prices soared 28.6%. Still, prices in some areas were beginning to point lower. Scrap ...
marketwatch

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Shipbreakers glum in face of sinking steel prices


SLIDING steel prices in Bangladesh and India have left shipbreakers doubtful that they will reap a good return for the high prices demanded for scrap ...
lloydslist

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Copper buckles under mounting demand worries


Nickel slid to $18500 from $18850, while zinc touched a low of $1696 -- the lowest since Aug. 20 -- before closing at $1718 from $1770 on Monday. ...
forbes

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Profit taking pulls down shares


... particularly airlines and travel firms, but dragged down energy producers and mining companies slumped as the prices of gold, copper, nickel, ...
euronews

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Norilsk Nickel quits Udokan tender


The Udokan deposit in East Siberia is the world's third largest copper deposit. "NorNickel will not join the consortium," Sergei Chemezov told journalists ...
en.rian.ru

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European Stocks Decline, Led by Anglo American, Rio Tinto, BP


Gold, copper, nickel, tin and zinc declined. BHP Billiton Ltd. fell 7 percent to 1381 pence. The world's largest mining company said falling commodity ...
bloomberg

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Mirabela Announces Nickel and Copper Hedging Completed


Mirabela Nickel Limited (TSX: MNB, ASX: MBN) is pleased to announce that it has completed all nickel and copper hedging required for its Senior Debt loan ...
stockhouse

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US Stocks Drop, Led by Financials, Energy, Mining Companies


``The one thing I think about on a daily basis is when do I take all the energy, and material, gold, the nickel, the copper money that's been made over the ...
bloomberg

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Ivanhoe plans 3 new copper mines


Friedland is best known for his discovery of a large nickel deposit at Voisey's Bay in Newfoundland, Canada, which he sold for C$4.3 billion in 1996 to Inco ...
business.smh.com.au

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Wednesday, 10 September 2008
 

Risk-Taking Thieves Steal Scrap Metal


Police in Somerset County are trying to figure out how a radio tower went missing in Windber. Police say a group of people had a very ...
wjactv

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Probe continue into explosives delivery to scrap metal yard


Investigations are continuing this morning into why more than 300 kilograms of highly explosive material was delivered to a scrap metal yard in Brisbane. ...
abc

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Risk-Taking Thieves Steal Scrap Metal


Police in Somerset County are trying to figure out how a radio tower went missing in Windber. Police say a group of people had a very thorough plan to get ...
wjactv.com

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Scrap metal thieves hit churches, schools and homes


The authorities say that the crime wave is due to the increase in world scrap metal prices, which mean that thieves can get top prices - provided they are ...
ekklesia.co.uk

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Scrap worker finds 660 lbs. of explosives


Police in Brisbane, Australia, say they safely moved 660 pounds of explosives apparently left by accident at a scrap metal yard. ...
upi.com

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Stupak bill would fight copper crooks


HR 6831, the Copper Theft Prevention Act, would require scrap metal dealers to document copper transactions and would prohibit cash transactions of more ...
sootoday.com

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Area men accused in scrap metal theft


Two area men are lodged in the Washington County Jail after allegedly being caught stealing scrap metal from a business in South Strabane Township. ...
pittsburghlive.com

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Firm Hit By Scrap Metal Thefts


One of Cornwall's leading employers has been forced to step up security to stop scrap metal thefts. China clay company Imerys is increasing security on its ...
redorbit.com

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Scrapper Otis Corbett makes a living turning trash into cash.


Such is the sleepy rhythm of the scrap-metal hunter, Corbett’s chosen occupation. Some call it scrapping. Others call it junking. ...
timeout.com

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29 arrests as police crackdown in Workington


Police have carried out a major raid on a scrap metal business in Workington’s Moss Bay industrial estate. A number of arrests were made and ...
newsandstar.co.uk

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Bomb scrap turns up at Helena recycling center


... the unexploded ordnance project leader for the Montana Guard, said the military recently confiscated a crate of scrap ordnance from Pacific Steel in ...
missoulian

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Steel yourself


"There’s been a worldwide shortage of cement, glass and steel for the past 18 months now – even the price of scrap meal has gone up,” says Oliver Hickey of ...
thenational

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Coast Guard cites Southern Scrap


... ropes and severed steel cables, but no chains. Capt. Lincoln Stroh, the Coast Guard's New Orleans sector commander, wrote in his order to Southern Scrap ...
nola

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Turn It Around


In fact, two-thirds of the steel produced in the US is made from recycled materials. Making iron and steel from scrap requires 74% less energy. ...
emagazine

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India copper rangebound, supply threats back nickel


Selling in November copper was recommended at 314 rupees with a stop loss of 318.5 rupees and a target of 303 rupees, said the Delhi-based analyst. Nickel ...
reuters

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Metal Alloys - Classification and Properties of Copper and Copper ...


Copper nickel are alloys of copper with nickel, with a small amount of iron and sometimes other minor alloying additions such as chromium or tin. ...
azom

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Oil, Copper Lead Commodity Gains on Hurricane, Takeover Plan


Aluminum, nickel, tin, lead and zinc also gained. Gold for immediate delivery rose $6.80, or 0.9 percent, to $810.30 an ounce in London. ...

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DJ Mirabela Nickel Hedging Completed For Santa Rita Project Loans


AU) said Tuesday it completed nickel and copper hedges required for loan arrangements at the Santa Rita nickel project in Brazil. The Perth-based company ...
tradingmarkets

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Northern Shield Provides Updates on Exploration at Max and Wabassi ...


If the EM anomaly currently being tested is of similar composition, it would be favourable to higher grade nickel-copper mineralization. ...
cnw

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Tuesday, 9 September 2008
 

Scrap metal thieves strike the railroad industry


Thieves are taking the equipment and selling it as scrap. Now some railroad companies such as Burlington Northern Santa Fe and Kansas City Southern are ...
ktvo

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Victim of metal theft tracks down suspects, calls police


The crooks were after scrap metal, a crime that is on the rise and victimizes almost anyone: motorists who find the catalytic converters removed from their ...
kval

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Staten Island's new crime of opportunity: Copper thefts


Scrap metal yard owners said that detectives and officers recently notified them that they'll be stopping by once a week -- up from once or twice a month ...
silive

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Man Arrested for Metal Theft


Lincoln police arrested a man over the weekend, for at least the fifth time within the past year, for stealing scrap metal. 40-year-old Lewis Bamberg was ...
kolnkgin

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Merchants urged to beware metal thieves


Thieves across the county are targeting construction sites, public buildings, homes and businesses looking for valuable 'scrap' metal such as lead and ...
buildersmerchantsjournal

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Scrap metal terms ignored


Despite an ignored tender requirement that bidders for the contract to remove scrap metal from the George Town Landfill provide ...
caycompass

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Metal thieves lifting heavy sewer grates


Unscrupulous scrap metal dealers will pay $10 for one, according to some reports. The theft of grates and manhole covers has been a growing concern in ...
post-gazette

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PSC Metals contract with ArcelorMittal Burns


PSC Metals Inc's contract for scrap metal processing work at ArcelorMittal's Burns Harbor mill in Indiana will end in October 2008, which could end the ...
steelguru

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A Diamond in the Rubble


Davenport & Co. analyst Timothy Hayes favors Schnitzer for investors who want to gain exposure to high scrap and steel prices without taking on the higher ...
online.barrons

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Saudi Ittefaq Steel eyes Q4 IPO, expansion


Prices started to decline recently after a government ban on scrap metal exports and as spiralling costs hit demand growth. "Prices are now down by about 8 ...
guardian

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‘BJP will scrap Article 370 in J&K if voted to power’


He said they would also ask the Centre to clarify its stand on the statement given by Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilisers and Steel Ram Vilas ...
indianexpress

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Shanghai copper falls 2 pct after LME tumbles 4.5 pct


... Nickel 18700.00 100.00 +0.54 26350.00 -29.03 LME Lead 1785.00 -20.00 -1.11 2550.00 -30.00 LME/Shanghai arb^ 466 ** 1st contract month for COMEX copper ...
forbes

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David Coffin on Metals: 'Pick Away' at Bargains


Copper can just barely satisfy demand now. That's also true for zinc and nickel. Xstrata (XSRAF.PK), a large producer in the nickel subsector after taking ...
seekingalpha

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Monday, 8 September 2008
 

Metal thefts reported to Newnan Police


Two teenage suspects apprehended while stealing scrap metal from a downtown Newnan business said they were taking the material for gas money, ...
times-herald

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Railroads to crack down on thefts


"We conduct special investigations of people who steal scrap metal from us," he said. "With the prices so high, they are stealing everything, ...
thetelegraph

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State bills tough on scrap metal recyclers


Police believe the high prices have lured another element into the mix: crank addicts, who have gone beyond scavenging scrap metal to stealing - everything ...
sfgate

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Heard Off the Street: As stock slips, shareholder puts pressure on ...


Much of the scrap contains zinc, with which steelmakers coat steel to make it corrosion resistant. Rather than pay to landfill the furnace residue, ...
post-gazette

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Copper to shine on US data, strong dollar


Amid fears, tin, nickel and zinc moved up on a fresh demand from industrial users. Meanwhile, base metals in the domestic spot market followed the weak ...
business-standard

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Glassport scrap metal supplier buys British firm


6--Scrap metal supplier Tube City IMS of Glassport has completed the acquisition of British company Hanson Resource Management Ltd. and its subsidiary ...
tradingmarkets

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Men accused of stealing scrap metal are arrested


Two Boston area men were charged Wednesday with stealing scrap metal from Simpson's Auto and Truck Supply at 26 International Way. ...
eagletribune

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Tokyo Steel cuts scrap purchase


JMB reported that Tokyo Steel Manufacturing Company has reduced ferrous scrap purchase price by JPY 1000 to JPY 3000 per tonne at its 4 works, ...
steelguru

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Recycling is no way to get rich


I loaded up a couple of barrels of steel and swung by the recycling yard. I got the higher price for "prepared" steel, since the pieces were less than 18 ...
capitalpress

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Tube City IMS Corporation Announces Acquisition of Hanson Resource ...


... materials procurement, scrap management, raw materials optimization, slag processing, metal recovery and surface conditioning to integrated steel mills, ...
foxbusiness

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No.2 Russian steelmaker NLMK buys US steel producer Beta for $400 ...


The Midwest accounts for 60 per cent of the country's hot-rolled coil consumption and 40 per cent of scrap generation, NLMK said in its statement. ...
domain

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Amador Gold Intersects 1.41% Combined Copper Nickel Over 22.80 ...


Core samples are routinely analyzed for nickel, copper and cobalt by aqua regia digestion with atomic absorption techniques. Any analyses greater than 5000 ...
marketwatch

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Falling base metal prices seen giving bi-directional trading ...


While copper and nickel prices showed a steep decline, for metals like copper, nickel and zinc prices continued to trade in a range. Prices of nickel on LME ...
economictimes

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Manicouagan Minerals Inc.: Drilling Expands Nickel/Copper/PGE ...


Nickel, copper and PGE mineralization at the Bob Showing has now been traced by diamond drilling for approximately 200 metres along strike and to a depth of ...
marketwatch

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Mining Companies Fall on Concern Funds to Dump Stocks (Update1)


Ferrexpo Plc and Eurasian Natural Resources Corp. led mining shares lower in London on speculation slumping nickel, zinc and copper prices ...
bloomberg

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India copper slides on stocks, dollar weighs


Nickel and zinc futures also fell on Friday as the rising dollar weighed on the entire complex, analysts said. At 5.45 pm, the benchmark September nickel ...
economictimes.indiatimes.com

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Crude Oil, Copper Lead Decline in Commodities on Demand Outlook


Aluminum, nickel, tin, lead and zinc also dropped. Gold extended gains in London after the US jobs report. Some investors buy the metal as a hedge against ...
bloomberg

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Saturday, 6 September 2008
 

State Worker Admits Selling Scrap Metal


A Department of Conservation and Recreation worker was suspended for eight days for selling scrap metal from the same state labor yard where the ...
thebostonchannel

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Thefts of Scrap Metal Continue to Increase, Despite New Law


Copper, the most popular scrap metal among thieves, is currently priced at $3.20 per pound. "It seems as though most of it is copper targeted and that is ...
wsaw

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DCR Worker Accused Of Stealing Scrap Metal


A longtime Department of Conservation and Recreation worker has been suspended for allegedly stealing and selling scrap metal from the same ...
wbztv

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Police seize lorry carrying scrap metal


Officers from the Operation Herald team stopped a 33-year-old Salisbury man driving a flat bed lorry and seized it and its scrap metal load, as the vehicle ...
swindonadvertiser

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Scrap metal thefts on the rise, RPD says


The price of scrap metals may be partially responsible for the increase in thefts, Cunningham said. "The value [of scrap metal] got pretty high, ...
couriernews

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$1000 in scrap metal reported stolen from Strathmore property


Tulare County Sheriff's deputies are investigating the reported theft of $1000 in scrap metal from a Strathmore property. Deputies did not say whether the ...
visaliatimesdelta

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'Metal bandits' hit Secaucus Pinched appliances, scraps costing ...


With aluminum scrap metal selling at $1.19 per pound, these days both the enterprising and the desperate are on the hunt for old water heaters, boilers, ...
hudsonreporter

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Man arrested over scrap metal thefts


A 33 year old Salisbury man has had his flat bed lorry and scrap metal load seized, as the vehicle was being used without insurance and additionally was in ...
gazetteandherald

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Materials Accidentally Spark South Dallas Scrap Yard Fire


Texas - A four-alarm fire at a South Dallas scrap metal yard that burned for several hours was extinguished this morning, fire officials said. ...
firefightingnews

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Scrap metal theft still a city concern


Copper thefts have declined in Austin since last year, but scrap metal thefts continue to plague the city and the University. ...
dailytexanonline

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Coal prices show signs of weakening as global demand shows sign of ...


Should steel prices wane and US steel producers cut production, the run for coal companies may be coming to and end, at least for now. Common-grade scrap ...

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NLMK to Buy Beta Steel for $400M


The Midwest accounts for 60 percent of US hot-rolled coil consumption and 40 percent of scrap generation, NLMK said in its statement. ...
themoscowtimes.com

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Brazil Stocks Fall, Led by Steel, BM&FBovespa; Mexico Drops


Risks such as a ``rising dollar, `China fear,' weak economic data out of the developed and emerging markets, and softness in steel and scrap prices'' led ...
bloomberg.com

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Ahead of the Bell: Goldman Sachs downgrades steel


... of the dollar and softness in steel and scrap metal prices, according to Goldman Sachs, which lowered the sector's rating to "Neutral" from "Attractive. ...

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Nucor Announces the Addition of Christopher J. Kearney to the ...


Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, Nucor makes more steel in America than any other company. Nucor and affiliates are manufacturers of steel products,...
marketwatch.com

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Driver injured by spilled steel that closed US-23


Scrap steel that had littered the highway had been run over by several passing motorists, causing damage to their vehicles, police said. ...
monroenews.com

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Copper falls on stronger dollar


Zinc closed at $1812 from Wednesday's last quote of $1787.5/1788 and nickel was at $19205 from $19550/19600. Unnikrishnan at Barclays said the rise of ...
forbes.com

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Minara, Newcrest Shares Slump on Concern Metals Demand Slowing


... soybeans, aluminum and copper. Nickel mining company Mincor Resources NL slid 11 percent to A$1.60, its biggest fall in more than four years. ...
bloomberg.com

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Copper Heads for Second Weekly Decline on Dollar, Crude Oil


Copper headed for a second weekly decline as crude oil tumbled and the dollar climbed against the euro, eroding demand for investments in ...
bloomberg.com

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Kagara finds nickel intersection in WA


Zinc and copper producer Kagara Ltd says it has found an intersection of "massive and semi massive" nickel sulphides at the Lounge Lizard deposit in West ...
news.theage.com.au

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Friday, 5 September 2008
 

Metal dealer broke in to showroom


A SCRAP metal dealer who burgled a car showroom just weeks after being put on a suspended sentence has been told he may not be sent to prison. ...
swindonadvertiser.co.uk

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Twilight Zone / Death metal


What happens when a Bedouin shepherd goes out to look for scrap metal in the desert near his home? The middle of nowhere. ...
haaretz.com

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Scrap metal thieves cause major gas leak


Under the cover of darkness burglars forced their way into an empty flat on South Lambeth Road and ripped out all the piping in the early hours of Friday. ...
thelondondailynews.com

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Two accused of stealing scrap metal arrested


Two men were arrested Tuesday while allegedly attempting to steal scrap copper from a Joan Drive yard in south Bibb ...
macon.com

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Fire at South Dallas scrap-metal yard will take days to tame


The Dallas Morning News A four-alarm scrap metal fire in South Dallas continues to spew dark smoke into the air and will take days to ...
dallasnews.com

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Scrap-metal fire could burn awhile


No injuries had been reported. The company recycles thousands of tons of scrap metal every year at the 35-acre facility, according to its Web site.
star-telegram.com

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Dallas firefighters battle 4-alarm fire at scrap metal facility


The company, founded in 1976, recycles thousands of tons of scrap metal every year from the 35-acre facility in south Dallas, according to the company's Web ...
star-telegram.com

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Fire from scrap yard billows in southern Dallas


The Dallas Morning News Firefighters battled a four-alarm blaze at a scrap metal yard Wednesday evening in South Dallas....
dallasnews.com

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ArcelorMittal says steel prices to remains strong


Steel is down as much as 30% in some markets. Gold is down 20% from its peak earlier this year. The prices of copper, aluminum, nickel and scrap have fallen ...
marketwatch.com

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A real steel


Mann said the plates were likely stolen to sell for scrap, though scrap prices for stainless steel have dropped in recent weeks. It wasn’t clear whether the ...
timesonline.com

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Metalico Inc.


It expects sluggish third quarter pricing for stainless steel and copper and steady prices for aluminum. Platinum Group Metal prices are off their record ...
zacks.com

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Nevoro Inc. Announces Drilling Programs for Stillwater, Moonlight ...


Drilling at the Mouat Mine and Nye Basin areas will test to confirm the grade and tenor of the nickel, copper and cobalt mineralization discovered by the ...
earthtimes.org

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2 metres at 1.8% nickel and 0.5% copper drilled at Storbodsund, Sweden


Nickel and copper were analyzed by the ME-MS61 technique by ALS Chemex Ltd's laboratories in Pitea, Sweden and Vancouver, Canada, where duplicates, repeats, ...
newswire.ca

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Shanghai copper steady, traders eye arbitrage imports


Shanghai copper was steady on Thursday while London futures ticked lower as investors weighed the potential ...
forbes.com

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Gold falls 2% on dollar strength, oil


Copper firmer on bargain hunting: Copper futures were firmer on Wednesday as bargain hunters stepped in to take advantage of lower prices following declines ...
dailytimes.com.pk

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Gold falls 2% on dollar strength, oil


Copper firmer on bargain hunting: Copper futures were firmer on Wednesday as bargain hunters stepped in to take advantage of lower prices following declines ...
dailytimes.com.pk

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Victory Nickel Announces Increase to Offer for Independent Nickel ...


Victory Nickel has further announced that it has extended the time during which the Offer is open for acceptance until 6:00 pm (Toronto time) on September ...
marketwatch.com

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New Report Predicts China's Output of Non-Ferrous Metals will Grow ...


... about future prices of noble metals, aluminum, tin and rare earths, and is cautious about future prices of copper, zinc, lead, nickel and molybdenum. ...
marketwatch.com

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Police say scrap metal thieves reaching new heights


"The scrap industry is very mature. So people can steal something in South Bend and sell it in Chicago or sell it in Indianapolis. They know what they stole ...
wsbt.com

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Tonnes of scrap spill onto roadway


A crash into the railway bridge at the bottom of Old Hakin Road, Merlin's Bridge, could have ended in tragedy, as two to three tonnes of scrap metal fell ...
westerntelegraph.co.uk

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Historic bell found in broken pieces


The owner of this dealership - Brad Marais of Industrial Scrap Metal - remembers the day the bell was brought in. "Last Friday, some guy came in with the ...
iol.co.za

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Arrest warrants sought for cemetery scrapping suspects


The couple - a 53-year-old man and his 47-year-old wife - apparently had been operating around the state, stealing scrap metal from various sources to sell. ...
blog.mlive.com

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Toledo mulls tougher scrap-metal sale law


A proposal to tighten Toledo's regulation of scrap-metal sellers and dealers with the hope of reducing metal theft is wending its way through ...
toledoblade.com

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With prices up and regulation sparse, metal thieves flourish


Metal thieves have been flourishing in what will probably be a sellers’ market – as long as the scrap metal business in Massachusetts goes ...
patriotledger.com

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Kegs Stolen- Cashed In As Scrap Metal 9/2/08


Thieves were receiving more money selling the kegs for scrap metal instead of turning them back in for the deposit money. The increases only affect the ...
cbs7kosa.com

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Semi flips, loses load in crash on Route 40


The semi struck the vehicle then rolled onto its side, dumping its load of scrap metal. By LESLIE FARK Two people were taken to Peoria hospitals with ...
pjstar.com

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Thursday, 4 September 2008
 

UPDATE 1-Australia's Kagara to announce big nickel upgrade


Kagara, which mines zinc and copper in eastern Australia, earlier on Wednesday requested a temporary halt to trading in its stock pending an announcement by ...
reuters.com

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Gold hits 2-week low, platinum and palladium plummet


LME nickel bucked the falling trend, gaining $50 to $19250, after a 5 percent slump on Monday in the wake of a big delivery of metal. ...
dailytimes.com.pk

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Probe Mines Updates on its McFauld's Lake Area Properties; VTEM ...


Assay results from Victory drilling contained anomalous values of nickel, copper and platinum group elements (PGE), with highs of 0.2% combined Ni and Cu ...
marketwatch.com

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India copper falls on dollar, inventories jump


Indian copper futures fell on Tuesday weighed down by broad gains in the dollar, which dented investor demand for base metals, ...
in.reuters.com

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Copper futures may trade weak


Similarly, Nickel September contract was trading down 0.39% at Rs 868.40 a kg. Having a bearish outlook, he suggests taking short position in Copper futures ...
myiris.com

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Tide Turns as Financials Rebound,


The prices of copper, aluminum, nickel and scrap have fallen. But the relentless two-year string of price rises in steel appears over. ...
online.wsj.com

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Thieves tap kegs for scrap metal, not beer


The stainless steel kegs can fetch $30 or $35 as scrap metal, but they cost a brewery $150 to replace. The industry estimated that 300000 kegs disappear ...
kcby.com

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Ore price dives in China


The downturn of demand in the domestic market is dragging down the price of burden materials like pig iron and scrap steel. Conversion iron in Tangshan, ...
chinadaily.com.cn

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Steel import soars on robust demand


A recent drop in crude oil prices on the global market is expected to lower international prices of iron and steel price, thus increasing the attraction of ...

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Economic mavens suggest that the sky isn’t falling; steel’s ...


We’ll all know soon enough but the current trend and sentiment seems pretty clear with respect to finished steel and scrap’s response. ...
purchasing.com

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Steel nowhere


Scrap prices have dropped by over 24% in the last one month, with demand sluggish. This has led to reduction in price differences between the domestic and ...
sify.com

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Feng Hsin cuts rebar prices again


The general scrap price decreased by TWD 1200 per tonne on August 30th 2008 and decreased by TWD 500 per tonne on September 1st 2008. The scrap price is ...
steelprices-india.com

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Wednesday, 3 September 2008
 

Two Somerton men arrested in scrap metal theft


Two Somerton men have been arrested by Yuma County sheriff's deputies as part of ongoing efforts to combat scrap metal ...
yumasun.com

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NEW GUIDELINES SET FOR THE EXPORTATION OF SCRAP METALS


The Department of the Environment has set new guidelines for the granting of licenses to export scrap metal. The new guidelines came into effect in July. ...
lovefm.com

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Asians hankering for a scrap


ONE man's junk is certainly another man's treasure when it comes to Victorian exports of wastepaper, pulp, old plastics and scrap metal. ...
news.com.au

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Metal bandits hit area properties hard


Copper and scrap metal theft is on the rise in the Brass City, according to police and property ...
rep-am.com

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Industrial fire breaks out at scrap metal plant in Sand Springs


Firefighters were dispatched to a report of an explosion at the large metal processing facility east of town. Jenkins said that some scrap metal had caught ...
zwire.com

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Copper falls as dollar gains, nickel down 5.2 pct


Copper futures fell 3.2 percent on Monday under pressure from gains in the dollar, rising London Metal Exchange stocks ...
reuters.com

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GME Resources nickel project Niwest on full


... of majority partner Western Metals Copper, GME is throwing all its energies into exploiting the giant nickel project, 280km northeast of Kalgoorlie. ...
steelguru.com

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Straits Resources to demerge coal, metal units


STRAITS Resources, which plans to split into separate metals and coal companies next month, says lead, zinc and nickel markets might be close to bottoming, ...
theaustralian.news.com.au

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Dollar drags India copper; Gustav may support zinc


Indian copper futures fell on Monday as gains in the dollar, rising stocks, and concerns about global demand continued to worry ...
in.reuters.com

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AHEAD OF THE TAPE


Sulfuric acid is used extensively in mining to extract nickel, copper and uranium. But miners must compete for sulphur with the booming fertilizer industry. ...
online.wsj.com

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European stocks mostly lower, led by resource and tech sectors


Vale do Rio Doce, the biggest iron-ore producer, sank 1.8 percent after copper, nickel and tin prices slid. Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., ...
iht.com

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Uganda: UMA Asked to Rein in Steel Millers to Curb Vandalism


Railway slippers are a sure buy as scrap in the entire region because they are made of pure steel and when melted can be fabricated into many other items ...
allafrica.com

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Smorgon Steel Metal Distribution , also known as Smorgon Steel ...


Smorgon Steel Metal Distribution export steel scrap to Indonesia, Korea, Thailand and Taiwan among others, complementing trade to domestic steel mills in ...
infolink.com.au

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Input material prices down, hope for the national economy


Ingot steel and finished steel prices are coming down from high levels in July. In Southeast Asia , scrap steel is going for $550-600/tonne, a decrease of ...
english.vietnamnet.vn

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Beer kegs prove tempting target for metal thieves


Riechent and other distributors who use beer kegs now have an ally on their side, from scrap metal dealers such as Schnitzer Steel in Bend. ...
ktvz.com

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Ezz Steel cuts prices by 12 percent


This price decline is mainly due to falling international steel prices, especially the prices of raw materials such as scrap,” said Patrick Gaffney, ...
dailystaregypt.com

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Tuesday, 2 September 2008
 

Brothers live on just RM3 a day


Soon, they were forced to turn to collecting empty bottles and scrap metal to sell to recycling centres and scrap yards. Recently, they managed to save ...
nst.com.my

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Thieves steal iron footbridge in Czech Republic


Theft of metal for scrap, driven by soaring global scrap-metal prices, has plagued the Czech Republic for years but in recent months thieves appear bolder ...
earthtimes.org

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Metal thieves target park for third time


SCRAP metal thieves have struck at Milton Country Park for the third time in as many months. Lead has been taken from a toilet roof at the park - weeks ...
cambridge-news.co.uk

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Metal recycler installs weighbridge


The largest metal recycler in the southern hemisphere has commissioned a weighbridge for its Port Macquarie depot to weigh local scrap metal collections. ...
mathandling.com.au

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Scrap prices dent derby


With the price of scrap metal skyrocketing, cars typically sitting around available to be folded, dented and mutilated during a demolition derby instead are ...
masslive.com

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Copper ticks lower, Gustav supports zinc


Copper futures ticked lower in London and Shanghai on Monday as investors weighed rising international ...
forbes.com

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BFS Progress Report


The company's major assets are the Boseto Copper Project in North West Botswana and the Dikoloti Nickel Project in north east Botswana. ...
ad-hoc-news.de

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Asian Stocks Decline on Economic Growth Outlook; Hon Hai Drops


Copper declined 0.3 percent, while nickel lost 1.3 percent. Rio Tinto Group, the world's third-largest mining company, fell 2 percent to A$125, ...
bloomberg.com

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China's Spending May Thwart Olympic Curse, Buoy Asia (Update1)


China is the world's biggest consumer of coal, steel, aluminum, iron ore, nickel ore, copper and natural rubber. ``Raw-materials demand in China is going to ...
bloomberg.com

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Scrap steel imports still posing a problem


Vietnam News Service reported that scrap steel imports are still posing a problem to authorities and import enterprises, who still haven’t found an ...
steelguru.com

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ArcelorMittal, US Steelworkers Reach Four-Year Pact (Update2)


Record prices for raw materials like scrap metal, coal, iron ore and energy allowed steel prices to almost double this year and prompted larger companies ...
bloomberg.com

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EZZ Steel reduces rebar retail prices by 12


... EFG-Hermes as saying that “This price decline is mainly due to falling international steel prices, especially the prices of raw materials such as scrap. ...
steelprices-india.com

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Markets lose further ground, Maruti skids


Stocks from the steel and power sector slipped. Reliance Industries pared gains after the company announced scrapping of a plan to transfer an 80% stake in ...
profit.ndtv.com

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Monday Market Monitor - India (WEEK 35) - Slide continues


Another important ingredient for making steel ie scrap is facing tremendous pressure and imported offers are reported at USD 450 levels. ...
steelprices-china.com

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High finance from the ranch


... of fabricated steel at home after building a travel trailer from scratch. Father and son loaded up the metal and took it down by the river, to a scrap ...
heraldtribune.com

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Monday, 1 September 2008
 

Scrap metal dealers risk exposure to radioactive m


Some scrap metal dealers are running the risk of exposure to radioactive substances, which can cause cancer or gradual death as ...
mcst.gov.bw

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Police Seize Pounds 700000 of Stolen Scrap Metal


SUSPECTED stolen metal worth more than pounds 700000 found at a scrap yard is Britain's biggest ever seizure, police said today. ...
redorbit.com

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