Posts in Market Stats

Chinese Copper Wire Prices Fall 0.7%

March 28, 2013

Chinese copper wire saw the biggest price decline of the day, dropping 0.7 percent on March 26, 2013. The price of Chinese copper bar fell... (more)

Investors Hope for an Uptick in Copper Prices in Shaghai

August 01, 2013

With  copper prices  weighed down by a supply glut, Shanghai Metals Market (SMM) is ho... (more)

Turkish Wire Rod Exports Jump by 30% MoM in March 2013

May 22, 2013

According to data released by the Turkish Statistical Institute Turkey’s exports of wire rods totaled 100,271 tonne in March, rising... (more)

N.America Wire Makers Buy Foreign Rod on Alma Outage

April 26, 2012

North American cable and wire producers are buying more aluminum rod abroad at higher premiums due to production problems ... (more)

Japan Copper-Cable Shipments Climb to Five-Year High in October

November 20, 2013

Japan’s copper wire and cable shipments expanded 11 percent in October to the highes... (more)

Costs Pushing U.S. Metal, Chemical Makers Homeward

September 12, 2012

Makers of metal industrial components and chemicals are the manufacturers most likely to shift production back to the United States from A... (more)

Japan Sept Copper Wire Sales Fall 3.3 pct, First Drop in 5 mths

October 19, 2012

Japan's copper cable shipments fell an estimated 3.3 percent in September from a year earlier to 57,2... (more)

Industry Statistics Reveal Increasing Domestic Demand, Production And Consumption For Aluminum

June 11, 2012

Preliminary estimates of total aluminum demand in the United States and Canadafor the first quarter o... (more)

Japanese Blast Furnace Mills Eying Wire Rod Price Recovery For Exports to Asia

November 16, 2014

TEX reported that the Japanese blast furnace mills are expected to commence negotiations on steel wire rods for Asia for... (more)

Japan Copper and Cable Shipments Drop as Automaker Demand Dips

February 22, 2013

Japan’s copper wire and cable shipments declined 2.7% in January decreasing for a second month as demand from the auto, electric mac... (more)