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29 May 2017
                       
 
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08 May 2017
 
 
 
 
 
 
Davies promises support for downstream firms as he confirms steel safeguard duty
STEEL PROTECTION
Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies confirmed on Monday that he had signed off on a hot-rolled coil (HRC) safeguard duty, but refused to be drawn on the duty level proposed until the Word...
 
 
25 Jan 2017
 
Kumba earnings soaring on higher iron-ore prices
IRON-ORE
The earnings of Kumba Iron Ore, the Anglo American iron-ore mining company up for sale, are soaring on higher export prices – but whether or not its rocketing performance will dissuade Anglo from...
 
 
13 Oct 2016
 
 
 
At last, residual mining right returned to Kumba Iron Ore’s Sishen
IRON-ORE
A long-running legal dispute, which arose in 2010, came to a head on Thursday when South Africa’s Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) returned the residual 21.4% undivided share of the mining...
 
 
23 Aug 2016
 
South Africa not surrendering its steel industry, says Davies
STEEL
South Africa’s steel industry is facing some serious challenges, brought on by a global steel glut of 44-million tons a year, but it is vital for the country to do everything possible to maintain a...
 
 
26 May 2016
 
 
 
‘Steel committee’ to be set up to monitor AMSA’s ‘fair pricing’ pledge
STEEL
Government would, within weeks, finalise a “fair pricing” agreement with steel producer ArcelorMittal South Africa (AMSA) and establish a “steel committee” to monitor implementation of the formula,...
 
 
25 Feb 2016
 
FF Plus: Adv. Anton Alberts says ball is in motion to save Highveld Steel after FF Plus action
STATEMENT
A request of the FF Plus addressed to the chairperson of the parliamentary portfolio committee on trade and industry to urgently intervene in an attempt to save the steel producer Highveld Steel...
 
 
13 Oct 2015
 
 
 
Evraz Highveld creditors vote in favour of rescue plan
BUSINESS RESCUE
Evraz Highveld Steel and Vanadium (Highveld) creditors on Tuesday voted in favour of a business rescue plan, which includes a buy-out offer from International Resources Limited (IRL), of Hong Kong,...
 
 
21 Sep 2015
 
Esop part of bigger AMSA push to bolster empowerment rating
BLACK ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT
Steel producer ArcelorMittal South Africa (AMSA) received shareholder support last month for a five-year employee share ownership plan (Esop), which formed part of a larger strategy to improve its...
 
 
16 Sep 2015
 
 
 
Hong Kong resources group named as winning Highveld bidder
STEEL
Little-known Hong Kong-based company International Resources Limited (IRL), which has metals and mining interests globally, was named on Wednesday as the successful bidder for embattled South...
 
 
14 Aug 2015
 
Protection plea
REAL ECONOMY: STEEL
South Africa’s leading steel producer ArcelorMittal South Africa (AMSA) has made a strong case for increasing tariffs for an industry that is somewhat unique among its global peers in not enjoying...
 
 
05 Aug 2015
 
AMSA makes yet more submissions to Itac for steel protection
STEEL
Steel producer ArcelorMittal South Africa (AMSA) has confirmed the submission of seven new applications to the International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa (Itac) for an increase...
 
 
04 Aug 2015
 
Solidarity: ArcelorMittal provisionally withdraws 189A
STATEMENT
Trade union Solidarity today said that ArcelorMittal provisionally withdrew the section 189A retrenchment notice at its Vereeniging steel mill. This follows after the country’s largest steel...
 
 
31 Jul 2015
 
Solidarity: ArcelorMittal set to continue retrenchment process
STATEMENT
Trade union Solidarity today said it wants to limit the impact of retrenchments at ArcelorMittal’s Vereeniging Mills on its members. This comes after the country’s largest steel producer issued a...
 
 
24 Jul 2015
 
Fair trade-off?
REAL ECONOMY: STEEL
The trade-off currently being considered in the steel industry is relatively straightforward. The country’s largest steel producer, supported by some smaller companies, is seeking greater...
 
 
23 Jul 2015
 
 
 
‘Poor citizen’ AMSA promises to mend ways as it seeks support to save Vereeniging and company
STEEL
South Africa’s largest steel producer ArcelorMittal South Africa (AMSA) gave notice on Thursday that it was weighing the partial or full closure of its Vereeniging Works, in southern Gauteng, and...
 
 
 
                       
 
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