The Innovative Metal Market
The Innovative Metal Market
Friday, 5th of April 2013

Steel and other metals have always been used in construction but mainly as a solid base. It’s always been a material that has been seen as reliable and strong, but never really one that can be used well for design. However, now things are changing and

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Japan Steel Output in Decline
Japan Steel Output in Decline
Tuesday, 2nd of April 2013

The steel output of Japan has been forecasted to fall 4.1% this quarter, despite continued efforts to stimulate the economy.

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Chinese Steel Production Climbs 9.8%
Chinese Steel Production Climbs 9.8%
Wednesday, 13th of March 2013

Signs of a pick-up in the Chinese property market saw steel production soar to a new high in February, despite government officials’ efforts to streamline the industry and reign in capacity.

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Aluminium Scrap Market Tightens in the UK
Aluminium Scrap Market Tightens in the UK
Friday, 1st of March 2013

Over the past few weeks the UK’s aluminium scrap market has tightened significantly, seeing prices increasing as much as 15% as buyers seek out raw material. Such price increases have been attributed to cold weather and Christmas shutdowns, which have

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RUSAL Plc Expecting Rise in Aluminium Demand
RUSAL Plc Expecting Rise in Aluminium Demand
Tuesday, 12th of February 2013

Russia’s United Company RUSAL Plc is to expect a rise of 6% in global aluminium demand in 2013, driven by investment in Chinese infrastructure projects, Reuters reported this week.

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Welcome to Austen Knapman!
Welcome to Austen Knapman!
Thursday, 6th of December 2012

We are very proud to introduce you to our new-and-improved cut to size steel and sheet metal website!

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