Africa

10.1 % rise in world’s primary Aluminum production in February 2015

  ArabMetal – International Aluminium Institute (IAI) announced that the total world production of primary Aluminum up to 4.504 million tons February 2014, an increase of 10.1% compared to the production of 4.091 million tons for the same period of last year. According to production figures announced by the Institute, «Arab ...

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Danieli signs deal to build Algerian Qatari steelworks

  PRESS RELEASE – Danieli – 5 March 2015 – In the presence of the Algerian Minister of Industry Mr. Abdussalam Buchuareb, the Governor of the State of Jijel, Mr. Ali Bedrici, the President of Algerian Qatari Steel (AQS), Mr. Hasnaoui Chiboub, and the C.E.O. of the same company, Mr. Abdulla ...

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Egypt: declining sales and production of «Ezz Steel» in the first nine months of 2014

   ArabMetal – According to the third quarterly report of 2014, published on 17 February  Total «Ezz Steel»  sales of finished product value (long and flat) dropped by – 6.88%, to 14.881 million Egyptian pounds in the first nine months of 2014 compared to sales worth $ 15.981 million Egyptian ...

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Egyptian Steel plans 2 new factories, seeks 20-25 percent market share

  Reuters – ArabMetal – Egyptian Steel expects to open two new factories by the middle of 2016, raising capacity to 1.8 million tons of rebar and 1.7 million tons of Crude Steelper year and boosting its market share, chairman Ahmed Abou Hashima said. In addition to its plants in ...

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