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PM INDUSTRY NEWS:                  Nickel price soars amid export ban and sanctions fear

The price of nickel, a key alloying element in low alloy steels, stainless steels, high alloy steels and non-ferrous alloys, broke the US$17,000/t barrier in early April, a rise of 16% since the start of 2014. The strong performance of the nickel price is forecast to continue as a result of reduced supply of nickel ore following an Indonesian ban on exports. Until this ban, Indonesia was the world’s top high-grade nickel ore supplier........Click for more

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GKN reports first quarter 2014 results

GKN plc has reported group sales for the three months ended 31 March 2014 reached £1,915 million. This represented a 7% organic increase which was offset by 6% adverse currency translation due to sterling’s strength against most major currencies. Trading profit for the group during the first quarter increased 19% to £166 million, with a trading margin of 8.7%......Click for more

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HC Starck looks to become world’s largest independent tungsten provider

In a recent statement from HC Starck the company has announced that one of its aims for 2014 will be to noticeably expand its market position in the tungsten segment, becoming the world’s largest independent tungsten provider. HC Starck stated its plans to commission two major tungsten joint ventures, one in China and one in Vietnam, were under way.....Click for more

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Hoeganaes Corp to present its latest developments in powder properties at PM2014 World Congress

US based metal powder producer Hoeganaes Corp has announced that it will be presenting a total of ten papers at the 2014 World Congress on Powder M... Full story

BASF to showcase its carbonyl iron powder at PM China 2014

BASF has announced plans to exhibit at the China International Powder Metallurgy Exhibition & Conference (PM China 2014), April 27-29, to be he... Full story

Reorganisation for Japan’s Hitachi Powdered Metals

Hitachi Chemical Co., Ltd., Japan, has announced the completion of a merger by absorption with Hitachi Powdered Metals Co., Ltd. (HPM), a wholly ow... Full story

Eramet, Vale and New Caledonia's South Province sign tripartite agreement on two nickel deposits in New Caledonia

Eramet, Vale Canada and New Caledonia’s South Province have reportedly signed an agreement for the exploration, study and beneficiation of tw... Full story

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Our extensive introduction to the Powder Metallurgy (PM) process provides a detailed overview of this dynamic technology.


FEATURE ARTICLE: PM-14 India report: International conference and exhibition held in Chennai

The PM-14 International Conference & Exhibition on Powder Metallurgy and Particulate Materials and the 40th Annual Technical Meeting of PMAI, organised by the Powder Metallurgy Association of India (PMAI), took place at the Hotel Le Royal Meridien, Chennai, India, from January 23-25, 2014. In the first of a series of exclusive reports for Powder Metallurgy Review, Professor Ramamohan Tallapragada, PM Consultant, Mumbai, India, provides an overview of the conference. Further technical reports will look in detail at some of the key presentations made during the event....Click for more

Recent articles and reports from Powder Metallurgy Review...

Euro PM2013: Innovation in crack detection on green PM compacts

In the third of our reports from the Euro PM2013 conference, Gothenburg, September 15-18 2013, Dr Georg Schlieper reviews a number of papers focuse... Full story

2013 Hagen Symposium: Challenges in the manufacture of soft magnetic PM components

The Hagen Symposium, organised by the Fachverband Pulvermetallurgie, is the annual meeting for many German-speaking Powder Metallurgists. The 32nd ... Full story

Euro PM2013: Heat treatment, steam treatment and advanced design

In the second of our reports from the Euro PM2013 conference, Gothenburg, September 15-18 2013, Dr Georg Schlieper reviews a number of papers focus... Full story

PowderMet 2013: Innovative solutions to gearing challenges using Powder Metallurgy

A session titled “Technologies for PM Growth” took place during a Special Interest Program at PowderMet 2013, Chicago, June 24-27. Duri... Full story

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Powder Metallurgy Review: Download your FREE digital copy of our Spring 2014 issue

The 72 page Spring 2014 issue of Powder Metallurgy Review, the magazine for the Powder Metallurgy industry, is now available as a FREE PDF download. 


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Available in both print and digital formats, Powder Metallurgy Review  brings together news, technical articles and conference reports from our weekly PM industry e-newsletter and website, along with additional content exclusive to the magazine.....Click for more...


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