19 Apr 2017 -
China set a new crude steel production record in March, making 72 million metric tons and besting the previous record by nearly 2%, according to the price and information service S&P Global Platts.
11 Apr 2017 -
Germany’s largest labor union is voicing disapproval of a potential joint venture between thyssenkrupp AG and Tata Steel, the Bloomberg news service reports.
30 Mar 2017 -
The head of a Chinese metals think tank said he expects the country’s steel demand to drop 1.9 percent this year, reports the Reuters news service.
21 Mar 2017 -
China’s largest steelmaking province has given the go-ahead to a US$6.2 billion project through which Hebei Steel Group will replace obsolete mills with new facilities – and cut capacity in the process, according to the Reuters news service.