Tag «Steel»

EU steel distribution during first 5 months of 2016

DURING FIRST 5 MONTHS OF 2016 SHIPMENTS BY EU STEEL DISTRIBUTORS NOTED SUSTAINED GROWTH. STOCKS WERE IN LINE WITH STEEL DISTRIBUTION’S BUSINESS LEVEL   EUROMETAL’s unique market monitoring system is tracking EU steel distribution shipments and stocks for its two main business segments:   –       Flat SSC distribution –       Multi-Product & Proximity Stockholding distribution EU …

Steel – the Permanent Material in the Circular Economy

The Steel Industry at the Forefront of Optimal Resource Efficiency Brussels, 8 March 2016 – The World Steel Association (worldsteel) announced today that it is taking part in Resource 2016, the event focused on the circular economy and resource efficiency, being held in London from 8 to 10 March. worldsteel is showcasing how the steel …

Index of Eight Core Industries

The summary of the Index of Eight Core Industries (base: 2004-05) is given below The Eight Core Industries comprise nearly 38 % of the weight of items included in the Index of Industrial Production (IIP).  The combined Index of Eight Core Industries stands at 180.7 in January, 2016, which was 2.9 % higher compared to …

worldsteel: August 2015 Crude Steel Production

August 2015 Crude Steel Production August 2015 crude steel production for the 65 countries reporting to worldsteel Brussels, 21 September 2015 – World crude steel production for the 65 countries reporting to the World Steel Association, worldsteel, was 132 million tonnes (Mt) in August 2015, a -3.0% decrease compared to August 2014.  China’s crude steel …

ArcelorMittal automotive focussed investor event

Steel to remain the material of choice for the automotive sector 3 June 2015 – ArcelorMittal, the world’s leading steel and mining company, is today hosting an investor event in London focussing on the company’s global automotive steel franchise and research and development (R&D) capabilities. Presentations, from members of ArcelorMittal’s automotive and R&D leadership teams, …

Steel is an integral part of the global circular economy

Brussels, 25 February 2015 – The World Steel Association (worldsteel) today announced the launch of a new publication ‘Steel in the circular economy – A life cycle perspective’. It examines the critical role of steel in delivering true sustainability to our society and calls for a global rethink of regulations in all market sectors across …

SSAB takes the lead with Docol 1700M- new advanced high strength steel for the automotive industry

With the new Docol 1700 M, SSAB offers automakers worldwide a new high-strength structural steel for safer, lighter and more fuel-efficient cars with improved environmental performance. The new grade is appropriate for a range of applications including, energy-absorbing details in bumpers. Docol 1700 M is a cold-rolled advanced high strength steel developed for safety applications …

ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe investing 90 million euros in modernization of continuous caster in Duisburg-Beeckerwerth: Modern cooling technology to improve slab quality

The current reline of blast furnace 2 in Duisburg-Schwelgern is being used as an opportunity to modernize a further key facility of ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe: Work has started on revamping one of the continuous casters in Duisburg-Beeckerwerth. It is scheduled to go back into operation in just under eight weeks. The work is being carried …