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Primary Steel Product Imports – October 2021
6 Dec 2021

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 November 2020 to October 2021 amount to 1 381 763 tonnes, an increase of 64,4% compared with 840 625 tonnes of primary carbon and alloy […]

steelMatters – Issue: November/December 2021
3 Dec 2021

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Steel Sector Business Confidence Index – Q4 2021
26 Nov 2021

The Steel Sector Business Confidence Index survey conducted by SAISI among steel fabricators decreased to 29 index points during the 4th quarter of 2021 compared with 35 index points during the 3rd quarter of 2021 in terms of prevailing business conditions.

South African crude steel production – October 2021
23 Nov 2021

South African crude steel production decreased by 11,4% in October 2021 to 424 600 tonnes compared with 479 200 tonnes produced during September 2021.

World Crude Steel Production – October 2021
23 Nov 2021

World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to the World Steel Association (worldsteel) was 145.7 million tonnes (Mt) in October 2021, a 10.6% decrease compared to October 2020. Africa produced 1.4 Mt in October 2021, up 24.1% on October 2020. Asia and Oceania produced 100.7 Mt, down 16.6%. The CIS produced 8.3 Mt, […]

steelMatters – Issue: October 2021
29 Oct 2021

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