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Drop in global prices hits metal stocks

The BSE Metal index fell 6.90 per cent compared to 0.54 per cent fall in the Sensex. Nifty Metal index also fell 6.43 per cent

21 Aug 2021 9:56 AM

Only the farmer bats for India as eight core sectors shrink 9.6%

Only the fertiliser industry continued to grow through the worst of the Covid months

31 Aug 2020 5:12 PM

India's steel demand expected to drop to multi-year lows due to covid lockdown

Most steel companies have faced disruptions and suspended operations at some of their plants

20 Apr 2020 1:20 PM

India's crude steel output rises 1.8 pc to 111.2 MT in 2019: report

The country's crude steel production was at 109.3 MT in 2018, the global body said in its latest report.

28 Jan 2020 11:58 AM

Steel consumption in India set for quantum jump: Pradhan

Steel sector is becoming more efficient, environment-friendly and globally competitive supported by various government policies.

06 Nov 2019 2:37 PM


Budget's infra push to boost demand for steel: Industry

Announcement of streamlining multiple labour laws into 'four labour codes' is a progressive step, said TV Narendran.

07 Jul 2019 4:51 PM

Eight core sectors grow by 5.1 per cent in May

During April-May, the eight sectors grew by 5.7 per cent compared to 4.4 per cent in the same period last year.

01 Jul 2019 7:59 PM

Cong leader HK Patil writes to K'taka Home Minister over JSW Steel land row

In the letter, Patil stated that the Cabinet sub-committee should ensure that the state's natural resources are protected.

29 Jun 2019 4:55 PM

PMAI seeks higher export duty on iron ore with over 58 pc Fe content

Export of 58 per cent plus Fe iron ore without value addition need to be discouraged, PMAI said.

17 Jun 2019 12:31 PM

Centre addresses challenges faced by steel industry

Ministers Goyal and Pradhan discussed at length the measures their ministries may take to reduce unnecessary imports and boost exports.

12 Jun 2019 8:32 AM


RINL aims to produce 6.4 MT of liquid steel; 5.8 MT of saleable metal in FY20

A will be signed between Secretary, Ministry of Steel, Binoy Kumar and RINL Chairman and Managing Director P K Rath.

28 May 2019 11:36 AM

Canada takes first step toward ratifying new North American trade deal

The United States struck deals on May 17 to lift tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Canada and Mexico.

28 May 2019 10:51 AM

Govt panel under DGFT to look at steel availability for engineering exporters

Engineering goods exporters are demanding that they should get steel at global prices as domestic rates are higher.

12 May 2019 1:45 PM

JSPL bags Rs 665 cr rail order from RVNL

JSPL has won an order from RVNL 'to supply 89,042 tonnes of UIC 60 kg IRS T-12 880 grade 13 meter rails'.

09 May 2019 11:55 AM

India shifts to net steel importer in 2018-19, first time in three years

India's finished steel exports fell by 34 per cent in 2018-19 to 6.36 million tonnes, according to preliminary government data.

13 Apr 2019 3:46 PM


India produces 8.74 MT crude steel in February: Worldsteel

The US produced 6.9 MT of crude steel, a rise of 4.6 per cent as compared with February 2018, the report said.

27 Mar 2019 1:54 PM

Core sectors' growth slows down to 1.8 per cent in January

Eight sectors recorded a growth rate of 4.5 per cent against 4.1 per cent in the same period of the previous fiscal.

28 Feb 2019 5:32 PM

Indian steel firms seek higher duties on steel imports as prices drop

Imports of various grades of steel into India rose by around 8 per cent in the April-December 2018 period.

06 Feb 2019 10:41 AM

Higher import duties on 29 US products to be effective from Sep 18: govt

Duty imposed by the US has affected steel exports by USD 198.6 million and aluminium shipments by USD 42.4 million.

04 Aug 2018 12:14 PM

India takes US steel tariffs complaint to the WTO

Trump imposed the tariffs in March, levying 25 per cent on steel imports and 10 per cent on aluminium.

24 May 2018 8:33 AM