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India Must be Ready for Big-Ticket Reforms

~By V R Sharma India is witnessing the revival of steel demand amidst the fading blues of the coronavirus crisis and the gradual revival of...

RINL Pinning Hopes on a Better Q4

Steel PSU set to restart shut BF on price hike, ­stocks liquidation, invest INR 1,400 cr in FY21 A few positive pointers that could lead...

‘The Up-cycle in Steel is Beginning’

By MADHUMITA MOOKERJI The last calendar was a struggle for the Indian steel industry, with steel prices crashing 10% from INR 42,000 per tonne in...
Hafiz-ur Rahman Khatib

‘Pak Steel Industry Likely to Revive in a Year’s Time’

By MADHUMITA MOOKERJI Hafiz-ur Rahman Khatib from Pakistan, Co-founder, Khatib Sons International (KSI), put years of his procurement and logistics experience at the Crescent Group...

‘Focus on Domestic Market, Not Exports, is Way Forward For Steel Mills’

By MADHUMITA MOOKERJI The world's largest steel maker, ArcelorMittal, completed the acquisition of Essar Steel on December 16, 2019. This is a milestone for this...

‘We Don’t Under-Design Cranes Just to Match Low Prices’

By Madhumita Mookerji Federal Engineers has come a long way since it started out more than 40 years ago as a small crane manufacturing company....
P K Rath, Chairman-cum-Managing Director of Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited (RINL)

Expansion targets, cost economics on RINL’s radar

By Madhumita Mookerji P K Rath, who took over as the Chairman-cum-Managing Director of Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited (RINL), the corporate entity of Vizag Steel...
D.K. Mohanty, Senior Vice-President & Head, Ferro Alloys Business Unit of IMFA.

INR5000/MT FeCr price correction likely in short term

Established in 1961 in the mineral-rich state of Odisha, Indian Metals & Ferro Alloys (IMFA) is one of the largest producers of ferro chrome...
NIKUNJ TURAKHIA

PM Modi’s return in 2019 will allow policy continuity

By Nikunj Turakhia In a November 2013 speech, Narendra Modi had said: “If the BJP comes to power (in 2014), it will provide one crore...
Emirates Steel

Emirates Steel Moving Towards Zero Waste

Emirates Steel has signed an agreement with the Finnish company, ECOFER, due to take effect in 2020, which will provide the steel behemoth with...

Nalco receives mining lease for Utkal-E coal block

National Aluminium Company Limited (Nalco), the navratna CPSE, and leading producer of alumina and aluminium in the country, has been granted the mining lease of Utkal-E...