Posts in Press Releases

POSCO SS to Cut Stainless Wire Rod and Bar Prices for August Shipment

August 10, 2012

Reportedly, POSCO Specialty Steel has announced to cut the domestic prices of austenitic stainless wi... (more)

Holland Wire Plant to be Consolidated to North Carolina

August 04, 2012

Holland Wire Products Inc. will be consolidated into a North Carolina plant, a company spokesman confirmed, affecting jobs for nearly 40 H... (more)

Bridon installs World’s Biggest Rope Machine at Neptune Quay Facility

August 04, 2012

Bridon has started to install the world’s biggest machine for manufacturing steel wire ropes at the Neptune Quay facilityin Newcastl... (more)

Kiswire to inject RM1.8bil to Bolster M’sian Operations

August 02, 2012

Kiswire Malaysia, a division of South Korea’s major steel wire producer K... (more)

Zamtel Says it has Completed Connecting its Fiber-optic to Submarine Cables

August 01, 2012

Zambia’s Zamtel has completed its fiber-optic connection to two submarine cables, the West Africa Cable System (WACS) and Sat-3, thr... (more)

Encore Wire Reports Second Quarter Results

July 29, 2012

Encore Wire Corporation announced results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2012.   Net sales for the second ... (more)

Jiuquan Iron and Steel Produces 85,000 Tonnes of 85B Grade Wire Rod So Far in 2012

July 29, 2012

It is reported that Gansu Province-based Chinese steelmaker Jiuquan Iron and Steel in the first half of the current year its rolling plant... (more)

Noranda Announces Rod Mill and Port Expansion Projects

July 25, 2012

Noranda Aluminum Holding Corporation announced plans to move forward on two capital projects—a $45 million investment to build ... (more)

China Machinery Industry Growth Slows Sharply in First Half of 2012

July 24, 2012

China's machinery industry grew 9 percent in the first half of 2012 from a year earlier, slowing sharply from the 16.2 percent annual pace... (more)

Japanese Mills Negotiate for Steel Wire with Asian buyers

July 23, 2012

It is reported that the Japanese blast furnace mills are having a price negotiation for steel wire with Asian buyers for August and Septem... (more)