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Steel demand offers green opportunities

Scrap use cuts CO2 emissions and producers are increasingly looking for more sustainable operations than conventional steel-making. *This market analysis…

Video: RI visits Com.Steel and more!

Recently, Recycling International has launched a dedicated YouTube channel. All episodes of our latest country special are now available online….

Steel demand picks up after Covid – except in China

The World Steel Association (worldsteel) believes that demand for steel this year will grow by 4.5%, a significant rise on…

£50m cash injection for UK EAF steel plant

The UK’s ferrous market has been boosted by the news that Liberty Steel UK (LSUK) is injecting £50 million (EUR…

China steel production eases

Production of crude steel globally rose 3.3% in July, year-on-year, according to the World Steel Association (worldsteel). The July total…

SSAB delivers fossil-free steel

Swedish steelmaker SSAB has delivered a consignment of the world’s first fossil-free steel – using 100% fossil-free hydrogen instead of…

Tata Steel claims Indian recycling first

Tata Steel has commissioned a new recycling plant in India to process 500 000 tonnes of scrap per year for…

Killing contaminants in steel scrap

Dutch Purified Metal Company (PMC) is the first company in the world capable of taking steel scrap contaminated with asbestos…

Double-digit growth in steel output for June

World crude steel production in June was 167.9 million tonnes (Mt), an 11.6% rise compared to June 2020, according to…

Improving prospects for stainless steel and nickel markets

Outlook is bright despite fears of inflationary pressures on raw materials. As global demand for metals continues to ramp up…

Global steel production up 16.5%

World crude steel production in May was 174.4 million tonnes (Mt), a 16.5% increase compared to May 2020. This is…