Steel industry news

November US import permit applications down 28%

Published: December 05, 2019 by Matthew Moggridge

Based on the Commerce Department’s most recent Steel Import Monitoring and Analysis (SIMA) data, The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) reports that steel import permit applications for the month of November totalled 1.86Mt/yr (all figures are net tons) down 28% from the 2.59Mt…

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1000 jobs to go at Tata Steel in the UK

Published: November 28, 2019 by Matthew Moggridge

Following on from a recent announcement by Tata Steel outlining plans to transform its business, the company has now announced that it will be shedding 1,000 jobs in the UK and mainly white collar management and office-based roles.

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