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Nickel outperforms but stainless sector under pressure

Strong mid-year prices for nickel reflect higher stainless steel production in China and Indonesia but Europe cries foul over cheap…

Nickel & stainless: early optimism fading

On top of the effect of shaky China-US relations and the expected summer slowdown, the alarm is being raised about…

Nickel under renewed pressure, scrap values fall

Global – Stainless steel scrap prices have dropped back from the levels published in Recycling International’€™s mid-March report, with the…

Stainless scrap makes gains amid hectic nickel market

Global – Stainless steel scrap prices have made further strong progress since late January, with the 304 grade advancing from…

Price gains for nickel and for stainless scrap

Global – Although stainless steel scrap prices have firmed since Recycling International’€™s late-October report, uncertainty is continuing to overhang the…

Nickel volatile but stainless scrap more stable

Global – Stainless steel scrap traders have been adopting an extremely cautious approach to business amid a highly volatile nickel…

Question mark hangs over nickel quotation

Global – Stainless steel scrap prices have made significant gains since Recycling International’s previous market report in early June, with…

Stainless scrap prices mirror nickel moves

Global – Stainless steel scrap prices have remained at depressed levels over recent weeks despite appreciable volatility within the nickel…

‘Breakthrough’ in nickel recovery from batteries

Poland – A research team in Poland has found that nickel recovered from post-consumer batteries can be used to create…

Ore export ban pushes nickel higher

Global – Improved demand from the mills has helped to inject some positive movement into stainless steel scrap prices over…

Launch of REACH nickel consortia

At a symbolic event held in Brussels on January 13, three consortia were launched by producers, users and importers of…