Chemical aspect
  • The union leading a 26-day-old strike at the Escondida copper mine in northern Chile, the world’s largest, vowed Monday to continue...
  • Turkish ferrous scrap import prices rose on Friday after two bookings indicated a higher base for trading. S&P Global Platts assessed...
  • Argentina’s Energy Ministry authorized Monday a year-on-year increase in ethanol prices for oil refiners to blend into gasoline in ...
  • Shell Chemical will raise US isopropyl alcohol pricing by 5 cents/lb effective March 15, the company said. The company did not cite any s...
  • A US bulk ferrous scrap cargo sale was made to Turkey on Tuesday and lifted Turkish scrap prices closer in line with US prices, alleviati...
  • Japanese secondary aluminum alloy smelters are switching to Chinese supply as Russian AK5M2 feedstock prices surged on seasonal scrap sho...
  • The US exported 461 million liters of ethanol in January, up 24.2%, or 89.9 million liters, from December, Department of Agriculture data...
  • Brazilian ethanol imports in February were the highest since December 2011 at 257.4 million liters, up 49% from January and up from just ...
  • Chile imported $97 million worth of coal in February, doubling imports of $47 million in the same month of last year, central bank data s...
  • China’s National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) said Tuesday that it will not seek to lower coal output in large scale, e...
  • Coal exports from terminals in Virginia’s Hampton Roads region totaled 2.8 million st in February, up 8.2% from the prior month and...
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