Iron molybdenum vanadium iron weekly U.S. markets calm
U.S. iron and vanadium iron molybdenum prices remain unchanged earlier this week, the United States three days after the holiday,Lead Powder exporter, the market trading slightly hesitant.
Molybdenum prices remain at 18.5-19 spot dollar / pound. And molybdenum prices rising for a few weeks later, weekly also has remained stable, the price of 17 dollars / pounds on a little.
Some traders in the price of molybdenum oxide has been reported at the end of 12 to 17 U.S. dollars / pound price too slow to keep up with the recent part of the transaction in the 17.1-17.2 U.S. dollars / pound price reached.
U.S. steel mills have raised the majority of species in the first quarter of the price of steel, as demand pick up, high raw material prices.
And other tool steel and special steel products, such as structural steel and pipes and other long steel products,Titanium Powder price, the demand for vanadium for molybdenum is also increasing. Overall, the U.S. steel industry, iron and vanadium molybdenum iron about 85% of consumption.
As of January 15, the U.S. weekly crude steel production of 174 tons,capacity utilization 71.8%, 0.8% from the previous week. Production was 1.72 million tons the previous week,metal powder supplier, 71.2% capacity utilization. Source: