Our Mission

Our mission is; to develop understanding between producers, traders and consumers of long steel products around the world;

to add value to international trading activities of our members by providing an environment facilitating better relationships with the shipping and finance industries as well as inspection services;

to help our members reach useful information about the markets around the globe;

to facilitate an environment in which our members can meet new parties to create business opportunuties;

to create a better atmosphere for fair business.


Short Range Outlook : July 2014

Decent performance in global long steel market but rising concerns due to several issues Global demand has remained at reasonable levels during the course of the last 30 days. The market has been performing well in the Americas and showing better numbers in Europe. Elsewhere, market dynamics have continued to be strong in MENA countries, [...]

AD ruling on wire rods ex-China postponed by US DOC

The US DOC (Department of Commerce) announced on June 17th that it has posponed the date of its preliminary antidumping investigation of carbon and certain alloy steel wire rods imported from China. The decision has been taken following the request by the petitioners; ArcelorMittal USA, LLC, Charter Steel, Evraz Pueblo, Gerdau Ameristeel Inc., and Nucor [...]