Platts
May 7, 2014
By Bob Matyi, with Anthony Poole in New York

 USW says Felman plans June restart for West Virginia silicomanganese plant

Felman Production has told the United Steelworkers union it hopes to start production in early June at its idled 105,000 mt/year silicomanganese plant in New Haven, West Virginia, a union official said on May 7.   

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Platts
May 5, 2014
By Bob Matyi

Felman delays decision on US silicomanganese plant restar

Felman Production is delaying a final decision on the possible restart of its idled 105,000 mt/year silicomanganese plant in New Haven, West Virginia, until regulatory challenges to a favorable April 3 Public Service Commission ruling are resolved, a company spokesman said on May 5.

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American Metal Market
AMM
April 28, 2014
By Daniel Fitzgerald

US ferromanganese spot prices increase

New York - Spot prices for medium-carbon ferromanganese have risen, with market participants optimistic that the return of Felman Production LLC won’t affect silicomanganese pricing.

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Ryan’s Notes
April 25, 2014

Felman Production workers agree to terms 

Local media outlets in New Haven, West Virginia reported this past week that members of the United Steelworkers Local 5171 agreed to contract revisions at Felman Production's silicomanganese smelter. The plant previously ceased production in mid-2013.

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Associated Press
April 23, 2014

Felman Production workers OK contract revisions

NEW HAVEN, W.Va. (AP) — Felman Production CEO Mordechai Korf says the idled Mason County manufacturer is one step closer to resuming operations.

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