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Industry News

Will there be a new supercycle for nickel through electrification of mobility? - A critical glance behind the fa├žade
2021-04-12, Raw Material News, Global, full text for subscribers only
Due to its high exposure to price volatility of its raw materials, battery manufacturers for the automotive industry put their focus on optimizing the battery chemistry in order to remain sustainable. Read more ...
The Raw Material Week in a Nutshell - CW 15
2021-04-16, Raw Material News, Global, full text for subscribers only
Most important news on nickel, chrome, stainless steel scrap and molybdenum in CW 15 - all in a nutshell. Read more ...
New Club Service: Alloy Surcharge Forecast in Co-operation with 'LZ-Prognose'
2021-04-16, Price News, Europe, full text for subscribers only
SMR offers a new interesting service on a regular basis: A 3-month stainless steel alloy surcharge forecast April-June 2021 is available for our club customers in the download section. Read more ...
Full Year 2020 Production, Trade and Apparent Consumption is available in the Stainless Club
2021-04-16, Market News, Global, full text for subscribers only
Full year 2020 data for flat and long products forms are available now in the club. The total stainless steel flat market declined by 2.5% yoy in 2020, while long products were down by 6%. Read more ...
South Korea: Stainless Steel Long Products 2020 and January/February 2021
2021-04-16, Market News, Asia, full text for subscribers only
Stainless steel long product production in South Korea was down in 2020: hot rolled bars -7% yoy, wire rod -5% yoy. 2021 (January/February): Wire rod slightly up Read more ...