Locked content Cognor expects economic growth, rise of steel demand in Poland

Steel producer Cognor expects maintenance of economic growth in Poland and possible increase of demand for steel in the near future, company finance director Krzysztof Zoła said. Steel production in Poland will keep growing year-on-year in the second quarter, however without new investments, further...

Locked content Konsorcjum Stali with PLN 459 mln revenue in Q1

Konsorcjum Stali, which manufactures steel components for the construction industry, posted preliminary revenue for Q1 2018 at PLN 458.89 million (PLN 102.5 million more than in Q1 2017) and net profit at PLN 11.4 million (PLN 589,000 more than in the corresponding period of last year¬), the company...

Locked content Steel production up in November

Crude steel production in Poland in November reached 780,000 metric tons, the Polish press reported on Wednesday. This was an increase of nearly 25 percent, after a decrease during Q1 to Q3. The press report cited data from the World Steel Association. While steel consumption has been shrinking in m...

Locked content Poland and 6 EU countries call for help for steel industry

Poland, along with France, Britain, Germany, Italy, Belgium and Luxembourg have called on the European Union to step up action to relieve the ailing steel industry suffering from tumbling prices and cheap imports from China and Russia, Reuters reported. “The European steel industry – already w...

Locked content Polish steel plants to spend PLN 2 bln

Polish steel producers will earmark some PLN2 billion in order to meet the requirements included in Industrial Emissions Directive  (IED) on industrial emissions (integrated pollution prevention and control), Polish Steel Association estimated. ArcelorMittal Poland is to spend 75 percent of the amou...

Locked content Rinat Akhmetov wants to sell steel in Poland

Steel producer Metinvest has already registered its unit in Poland and is opening its office in Katowice. The business run by Rinat Akhemtov, Ukrainian oligarch has been facing difficulties in the domestic market, consequently, its owner plans to set up shop in Poland, Puls Biznesu daily reported. T...