According to data released by the South African Revenue Service, imports of primary carbon and alloy steel products (excluding semis, stainless steel and drawn wire) during the twelve months of September 2020 to August 2021 amount to 1 375 751 tonnes, an increase of 71,1% compared with 804 080 tonnes of primary carbon and alloy […]
steelMatters – Issue: September 2021
29 Sep 2021
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World Crude Steel Production – August 2021
27 Sep 2021
World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 156.8 million tonnes (Mt) in August 2021, a 1.4% decrease compared to August 2020. Africa produced 1.3 Mt in August 2021, up 38.2% on August 2020. Asia and Oceania produced 112.7 Mt, down 7.3%. The CIS produced 8.8 Mt, […]
South African crude steel production – August 2021
27 Sep 2021
South African crude steel production decreased by 14,6% in August 2021 to 405 200 tonnes compared with 474 700 tonnes produced during July 2021.
Steel Sector Business Confidence Index – Q3 2021
27 Aug 2021
The Steel Sector Business Confidence Index survey conducted by SAISI among steel fabricators increased to 35 index points during the 3rd quarter of 2021 compared with 18 index points during the 2nd quarter of 2021 in terms of prevailing business conditions.
SAISI – World Environment Day Poster – 2021
20 May 2021
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