Tubes & Pipes

A giant increase in Egyptian imports of Turkish steel products in 2014

  ArabMetal – Egyptian imports of Turkish  finished steel products  rose by a large margin amounted to 76.33% in 2014, compared to the previous year. According to the «Arab metals» database, Egyptian imports of Turkish finished steel products were 513,313 tons in 2014 compared to 291,112 tons in the year ...

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U.S. sets preliminary duties on Turkey welded pipe imports, spares S.Korea

Reuters – The United States on Tuesday set preliminary duties on  line pipe from Turkey after finding they are produced using unfair government subsidies, but spared South Korean imports. The U.S. Department of Commerce said anti-subsidy duties on the pipe, used for oil or gas pipelines, would range from 3.76 ...

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Chinese welded pipe market makes no progress

  Asian Metal – Prices for welded pipe with main grades in China’s major cities remain stable over two weeks ago, but traders’ sales performance has not recovered to the normal level yet. A welded pipe trader in Tianjin reveals to Asian Metal that the price for the main grade ...

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UAE: Senaat joins forces with Japan’s JFE & MISI to launch “Al Gharbia Pipe Company”

Senaat, one of the largest industrial holding companies in the United Arab Emirates, entered into a joint venture with a consortium made of two of Japan’s leading companies in the steel sector, JFE Steel Corporation and Marubeni-Itochu Steel Inc (MISI), to establish Al Gharbia Pipe Company which will manufacture and ...

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South Korea: Frame Revolution with New Titanium Strong Steel Alloy

Scientists at the Graduate Institute of Ferrous Technology (GIFT) at the Pohang University of Science and Technology in South Korea claim that they developed a new material that equals the strength of steel and the lightness of titanium alloy. The Pohang University reports that the new material is made by ...

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US Steel Corp. to cut production

U.S. Steel Corp., headquartered in Pittsburgh, has announced plans to temporarily adjust operations at its Lone Star Tubular Operations in Lone Star, Texas, and at its Fairfield Tubular Operations in Fairfield, Alabama. The company’s Fairfield Works plant, the primary flat-roll supplier of rounds to its Fairfield Tubular Operations, also will ...

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