Locked content Demand for steel in EU will increase by 2.2 percent in 2018 

Demand for steel in the European Union will increase in 2018 by 2.2 percent up to 166.6 million metric tonnes, and will increase by 3.9 percent worldwide to 1,657.9 million tonnes, according to the autumn forecasts of the World Steel Association. In the following year, the demand for steel will incr...

Locked content Steel production way up, coal production down in December

The production of coal in Poland declined by 7.4 percent, y/y, in December, 2016, according to data released on Wednesday by the Central Statistical Office (GUS). Also, it said that total production was 6.04 billion tons. Month-on-month production, meanwhile, fell by 0.4 percent. GUS also released d...

Locked content Steel production hampered by high energy prices – Steel Lobby Group

A study conducted by EY Consulting indicated that lowering the cost of electricity for steel production in Poland could lead to increased production and gains in government revenue, the Polish press reported on Wednesday. The study, commissioned by the Metallurgical Chamber of Commerce and Industry,...