Industrial park emerges from Highveld

2017-11-12 07:09

Management upcycles giant steel plant to provide jobs and business space in new industrial park, writes Sizwe sama Yende.

ArcelorMittal SA CEO to retire

2017-10-24 11:27

ArcelorMittal South Africa says its CEO Wim de Klerk will retire at the end of January 2018, and it will start a process to find his successor.

Test of mettle for battling sector

2017-09-05 10:06

The metals and engineering sector is facing strong headwinds, ranging from cheap imports to a weak local demand for products. Stakeholders are desperate to find solutions to these issues.

ConCourt ends four year scrap metal legal battle

2017-08-14 18:44

The Constitutional Court has dismissed an application by SA metal Group to challenge the state’s scrap metal export provisions.

Insimbi profit jumps

2017-06-13 19:51

Insimbi Refractory and Alloy Supplies has released its annual financial results, with gross profit up 49% from R125m in the previous period to R186m this financial year.

Safety remains number one priority - ArcelorMittal SA

2017-05-12 12:49

Safety remains its number one priority says ArcelorMittal South Africa in its unaudited operational information for the quarter ended 31 March 2017.

ArcelorMittal to pay R1.5bn price fix fine

2016-08-22 12:22

ArcelorMittal SA has agreed to pay an administrative penalty of R1.5bn in terms of a settlement agreement with the Competition Commission.

China’s steel exports jump amid tensions

2016-07-13 14:11

China’s steel exports have climbed to the second-highest level on record, as shipments from the world’s biggest producer ramp up amid escalating trade tensions.

South32 CEO says time for action is now

2016-02-08 20:03

The last thing South Africa and the manganese industry needs at the moment is increased export capacity, says South32's CEO.

ArcelorMittal asks investors $3bn to endure steel rout

2016-02-05 10:30

ArcelorMittal plans to raise $3bn from investors and sell a $1bn stake in Spanish auto-parts maker Gestamp as the steelmaker looks to ride out an industry slump.


Retiring ArcelorMittal CEO increases retrenchment fears - union

2017-10-25 12:21

Trade union Solidarity is concerned after Wim de Klerk, CEO of steel producer ArcelorMittal SA, announced his retirement.

Newbie makes strides in tough sector

2017-09-11 15:40

Africa Steel Holdings came into being just three years ago. Its founder, Mayleen Kyster, talks about what it takes to be successful in a sector that is experiencing multiple headwinds.

Workers in steel sector to benefit from 7% wage increase

2017-08-23 19:42

Labour unions have settled on a three-year wage agreement for members working in the steel industry.

Trump curbs on steel risk trade war

2017-07-24 09:30

There’s a risk of a global trade war should President Donald Trump decide to restrict imports of steel, according to Japan’s leading mills group.

Safety remains number one priority - ArcelorMittal SA

2017-05-12 12:49

Safety remains its number one priority says ArcelorMittal South Africa in its unaudited operational information for the quarter ended 31 March 2017.

ArcelorMittal SA concludes important steel agreement

2016-12-23 16:40

A contract manufacturing agreement regarding heavy steel has been concluded between ArcelorMittal SA, Highveld Structural Mill and Evraz Highveld Steel & Vanadium.

China steel oversupply still ‘big worry’ for industry

2016-07-26 13:00

Steel supply from China remains a 'big worry' for the global industry, which continues to be under pressure despite an improvement in prices.

Localisation can be game-changer for SA - dti

2016-03-16 14:44

State-owned enterprises are key in bringing about infrastructure-driven and labour-intensive economic growth in South Africa, says the dti's Lionel October.

Possible protection for SA steel - dti

2016-02-05 17:19

The SA government is working closely with the steel sector to agree on measures to support SA’s primary steel production capabilities, says the dti.

China’s steel industry peers into abyss

2015-11-18 09:23

Crude steel production in China will collapse by 23 million metric tons next year, according to the nation’s leading industry group.

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