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Metals and Mining Steel Producers

  • *Mitt Romney, 2012 Republican presidential nominee and former Massachusetts governor. *Jon Huntsman, former Republican Utah governor and ambassador to China under President Barack Obama, ran for Republican presidential nomination in 2012. *John Bolton, U.S. ambassador to the United Nations under President George W. Bush, foreign policy adviser to 2012...

  • *If so, might have to compete with Russia's Summa group. MOSCOW, Dec 8- Russian billionaire Vladimir Lisin is selling a stake of around 1.5 percent in the country's largest steelmaker NLMK, which he controls, the bookrunner for the deal said on Thursday. Forbes magazine ranks Lisin as Russia's eighth richest businessman with a worth of about $9.3 billion.

  • *Blames hackers based in southeast Asia. FRANKFURT, Dec 8- Technical trade secrets were stolen from the steel production and manufacturing plant design divisions of ThyssenKrupp AG in cyber attacks earlier this year, the German company said on Thursday. ThyssenKrupp, one of the world's largest steel makers, said it had been targeted by attackers located in...

  • Dec 8- United States Steel Corp said on Thursday that Chief Executive Mario Longhi was referring to the whole U.S. steel industry, not US Steel, when he spoke on Wednesday about potentially restoring up to 10,000 jobs in the United States. He had been asked about initiatives proposed by President-elect Donald Trump, who has said he wants to renegotiate trade deals,...

  • MOSCOW, Dec 8- Russian billionaire Vladimir Lisin may sell part of his holding in the country's largest steelmaker NLMK, which he controls, three banking and industry sources told Reuters on Thursday. Lisin controls 85.5 percent of NLMK and Forbes magazine ranks him as Russia's eighth richest businessman worth about $9.3 billion. Lisin's representative...

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  • FRANKFURT, Dec 8- Technical trade secrets were stolen from the steel production and manufacturing plant design divisions of ThyssenKrupp AG in cyber attacks earlier this year, the German company said on Thursday. ThyssenKrupp, one of the world's largest steel makers, attributed the breaches to unnamed attackers located in southeast Asia engaged in what it...

  • LAUNCESTON, Australia, Dec 8- China has thrown the world's commodity producers and traders a massive party in the last few months, as evidenced by robust figures for November's imports of crude oil, iron ore and coal among others. China imports of iron ore jumped to the third highest on record, with November's 91.98 million tonnes up 13.8 percent from the previous...

  • FRANKFURT, Dec 8- Technical trade secrets were stolen from ThyssenKrupp AG in cyber attacks earlier this year, the steelmaker said on Thursday. Secured systems operating steel blast furnaces and power plants in Duisburg, in Germany's industrial heartland in the Ruhr Valley, were unaffected, the company said. ThyssenKrupp is a major supplier of steel to...

  • FRANKFURT, Dec 8- Technical trade secrets were stolen from ThyssenKrupp AG in a cyber attack earlier this year, the steelmaker said on Thursday. "ThyssenKrupp has become the target of a massive cyber attack," the German company said in a statement. In attacks discovered in April and traced back to February, hackers stole project data from ThyssenKrupp's plant...

  • BEIJING, Dec 8- China's imports of commodities surged unexpectedly last month putting the world's second-largest economy on track to set records for shipments of iron ore, coal and soybeans even as concerns linger about slowing economic growth. "The rise in copper imports reflected in part a rise in Shanghai Futures Exchange inventories and stronger demand...

  • LAUNCESTON, Australia, Dec 8- China has thrown the world's commodity producers and traders a massive party in the last few months, as evidenced by robust figures for November's imports of crude oil, iron ore and coal among others. China imports of iron ore jumped to the third highest on record, with November's 91.98 million tonnes up 13.8 percent from the previous...

  • BEIJING, Dec 8- China imported 91.98 million tonnes of iron ore in November, up 13.8 percent from the previous month and reaching one of the highest volumes on record, official data from the country's customs authority showed on Thursday. The total was an increase of 12 percent from 80.8 million tonnes in November last year and was the third highest month on record,...

  • *Wall Street soars to new highs overnight. SHANGHAI, Dec 8- Hong Kong stocks reached a five-week high on Thursday morning, after Wall Street set new records ahead of a European Central Bank policy meeting later in the day. Risk appetites in China were curbed after data late Wednesday showed foreign exchange reserves fell nearly $70 billion last month to the lowest...

  • Dec 7- United States Steel Corp could be looking at restoring up to 10,000 jobs in the United States, Chief Executive Mario Longhi told CNBC, without providing a timeline for the additions. During his election campaign, President-elect Donald Trump emphasized his desire to renegotiate trade deals and restore jobs, while also stressing for the next generation...

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  • Dec 7- United States Steel Corp could be looking at restoring up to 10,000 jobs in the United States, Chief Executive Mario Longhi told CNBC on Wednesday, without providing a timeline for the additions. The company had about 21,000 employees in North America as of Dec. 31, down from about 28,000 in 2007.. The steelmaker is hoping to accelerate its investments in the...

  • LONDON, Dec 7- Tata Steel UK offered British unions a deal guaranteeing jobs and investment on Wednesday in return for pension cuts, moving the company closer to merging its European assets with Germany's Thyssenkrupp. Britain's largest steelmaker offered to guarantee production at the country's largest steel plant in Port Talbot, Wales, for five years, and to...

  • U.S. Steel CEO: Regulation has to be done smartly

    Mario Longhi, U.S. Steel CEO, discusses regulation and recent optimism in the industry.

  • U.S. Steel CEO: All we've been looking for is fairness

    Mario Longhi, U.S. Steel CEO, discusses the new environment under President-elect Donald Trump, and its impact on the steel industry.