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Economic and steel market outlook 2020-2021

The COVID-19 outbreak has caused steel consumption forecasts to be slashed and the overall economic outlook downgraded. Shutdown measures implemented by governments starting from March 2020 have severely impacted manufacturing activity and steel-using…

2017 A “strongly expansionary” year for EU steel users

The manufacturing industry and construction sector in the EU benefited in 2017 from an investment-led domestic upturn and improving exports. A healthy outlook for these steel users bodes well for the EU steel…

New Tata’s R&D Centre in UK

Tata Steel – Europe’s second largest steelmaker – signed a deal wit the University of Warwick for developing stronger and lighter steels in a new UK-based research and development centre. The new facility will open this…

Recovery is close for steel industry

Year 2014 is expected to be a “transition year” for the steel industry with all major steel-consuming countries expected to log positive growth, according to Industry Outlook. This will also be the first…

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