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  • January to September 2021 Metals Balances

    January to September 2021 Metals Balances

    17-Nov-2021
    The most recent metal balances report shows the primary aluminium, copper, lead, zinc, nickel and tin metal balances were in deficit during January to September 2021. Read on to unpack the latest update on the LME metals balances.
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  • Stainless Steel Statistics November 2021

    Stainless Steel Statistics November 2021

    02-Nov-2021
    It is useful to remind ourselves of how important scrap is in the production of stainless steel. However, we should first consider the importance of other competing materials and their strengths and weaknesses. Firstly there are other metals, including carbon steel and aluminium. Like stainless, these can be remelted and used again, so they share these merits. Plastics have seen massive growth in the last few decades, but the environmental damage of discarded obsolete products will require a paradigm shift in that industry. For some applications, stainless could be an alternative recyclable material.
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  • January to August 2021 Metals Balances

    January to August 2021 Metals Balances

    20-Oct-2021
    The most recent metal balances report shows the primary aluminium, copper, lead, zinc, nickel and tin metal balances were in deficit during January to August 2021. Read on to unpack the latest update on the LME metals balances.
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  • January to July 2021 Metals Balances

    January to July 2021 Metals Balances

    15-Sep-2021
    The most recent metal balances report shows the primary aluminium, copper, lead, zinc, nickel and tin metal balances were in deficit during January to July 2021. Read on to unpack the latest update on the LME metals balances.
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  • Stats Corner September to October 2021

    Stats Corner September to October 2021

    07-Sep-2021
    The 2021 edition of Annual Stainless Steel Statistics has recently been published, this report contains detailed production, trade and use time series for over 100 countries for the last 20 years. This publication started in the 1980s and country production data is available separately back to 1950. The charts below show the data by region for production and use in 2020 and 2019.
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  • January to June 2021 Metals Balances

    January to June 2021 Metals Balances

    18-Aug-2021
    The most recent metal balances report shows the primary aluminium, copper, lead, zinc, nickel and tin metal balances were in deficit during January to June 2021. Read on to unpack the latest update on the LME metals balances.
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