Steel industry news

US steel imports surge 42%, says AISI

Published: April 06, 2018 by Matthew Moggridge

Based on the US Commerce Department's most recent Steel Import Monitoring and Analysis (SIMA) data, the American Iron and Steel Institute reports that steel import permit applications for the month of March 2018 totalled 3.4 Mt (net tons). This was an increase of 41.6% when compared with…

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Tata’s Anand Sen named ‘Steelmaker of the Year’

Published: April 06, 2018 by Matthew Moggridge

Anand Sen, president, Total Quality Management and Steel Business of Tata Steel will be named Steelmaker of the Year at AISTech 2018 (organised by the Association for Iron & Steel Technology and to be held in Philadelphia, USA, early next month).

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Liberty Pipes lands landmark deal

Published: March 28, 2018 by Matthew Moggridge

Liberty Pipes, owned by Liberty Group, which is part of the GFG Alliance, has secured a multi-million pound order for large diameter steel pipe from Subsea 7 for its Statoil Snorre expansion project off the coast of Norway.

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