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The Nickel Market Remains Slow & Steady, Ahead of the Expected EV Boom

By | 2018-02-20T10:50:53+00:00 January 12th, 2018|Stainless Steel, Steel Market Analysis, Steel Raw Material Prices|

LME Nickel Prices 12 January 2018 Nickel prices continue to face resistance, from long term downward trend line. Technically, we would need a daily and weekly close above $13,000.00 to confirm that the trend line is broken on the upside. On the fundamental front, Nickel demand has remained slow and steady on the [...]

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Steel Raw Materials & Base Metals Prices Hold on to Their Gains

By | 2018-02-20T10:51:49+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|Stainless Steel, Steel Market Analysis, Steel Raw Material Prices|

...but Slowing Chinese Growth a Cause of Concern The global commodity markets have seen strong gains in recent times, thanks to a robust outlook for the world economy and an intentional effort by the producers to keep supplies in check. There has been a slowdown in Chinese economic growth owing a cooling property market and [...]

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Steel Raw Material Prices Fall Amid Lower Buying Activity, China Production Cuts

By | 2018-02-20T10:52:55+00:00 September 25th, 2017|Steel Market Analysis, Steel Raw Material Prices|

Inventories among traders and steel mills are pilling up, as a result of which buying activity has reduced for all major steel raw materials and base metals. An important reason for reduced buying is that prices are too high and consumers tend to purchase in smaller volumes, waiting for a price correction. Prices for raw [...]

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Stainless Steel Products Prices in September 2017

By | 2017-08-31T11:16:48+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Stainless Steel|

Prices for Stainless Steel Sheets, Stainless Steel Pipes, Stainless Steel Round Bar Products An increase in nickel prices, along with steel prices, iron prices and scrap prices across the globe has resulted in an increase in price for stainless steel products in all forms including stainless steel flat and long products. Nickel prices have increased [...]

Aluminium Plates/Sheets Prices in India – Looking to Buy Aluminium?

By | 2017-07-26T11:43:34+00:00 July 11th, 2017|Aluminium Sheets/Plates|

Metline Industries is India's leading stockholder, importer and supplier of aluminium sheets and plates in India. In line with our objective to help all our Indian and overseas customer plan their purchase requirements, we are pleased to publish our price list as below. The below list of prices for aluminium plates and sheets is on a [...]

What is Intergranular Corrosion?

By | 2017-07-26T11:43:34+00:00 June 28th, 2017|Stainless Steel|

Intergranular attack is caused by the formation of chromium carbides (Fe,Cr)23C6 at grain boundaries, reducing the chromium content and the stability of the passive layer on stainless steels. This type of corrosion was previously a potential risk for stainless steel because of its high carbon content. However, with modern steel making methods, it has become [...]

How to Calculate PREN Value of Alloys? What is the PREN for Stainless Steel Materials?

By | 2017-07-26T11:43:34+00:00 June 24th, 2017|Stainless Steel|

Source: International Molybdenum Association - PREN Comparison of Stainless Steel and Duplex Steel Materials Pitting Resistance Equivalent Number (PREN) is generally used to indicate the pitting resistance of stainless steels. In general: the higher PREN-value, the more corrosion resistant the steel. A PREN of 32 is considered the minimum for seawater pitting resistance. Furthermore a PREN-value ≥ [...]

What is the Difference Between Various Stainless Steel Alloys

By | 2017-07-26T11:43:34+00:00 June 20th, 2017|Stainless Steel|

Alloying Elements in Stainless Steel - Special Alloy Grades - Nickel, Chromium, Moly In metallurgy, stainless steel, also known as inox steel or inox from French inoxydable (inoxidizable), is a steel alloy with a minimum of 10.5% chromium content by mass. Stainless steel is notable for its corrosion resistance, and it is most widely [...]

Stainless Steel 316L Price Per KG in India – Update 1

By | 2017-07-26T11:43:34+00:00 March 4th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Many of our customers need to have a ready check on the price information for stainless steel 316 Grade materials. We have a pleasure in posting our indicative prices stainless steel 316 products available on offer from time to time.  Prices for Stainless Steel 316 Hot Rolled Plates - 6mm to 50mm standard sizes - Rs. 255/kg + [...]