April 11, 2013
South Korean steelmaker Posco is likely to start work on its delayed steel unit in Odisha within a year as the State has transferred a significant chunk of land required for the mega project to th...
March 27, 2013
Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Ltd (RINL), the corporate entity of Vizag Steel, is looking for a Sri Lankan company to enter into a tie-up for manufacturing steel products there, a senior official of the s...
March 19, 2013
Brazilian steel-maker Gerdau, on Tuesday, announced majority ownership of its first plant in Asia, located at Anantapur district in Andhra Pradesh, and change of the unit’s name from Kalyani Gerd...
March 12, 2013
Manufacturing sector in Andhra Pradesh must grow to raise the demand for steel consumption, Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited Chairman-cum-Managing Director A.P. Choudhary said on Monday.He was...
February 9, 2013
Although the people of Gobindpur village in Jagatsinghpur district of Odisha continued their agitation demanding the withdrawal of police from their area, Posco on Friday expressed the hope to get...
February 6, 2013
Even as the Posco Pratirodh Sangram Samiti leader Abhay Sahu began an indefinite hunger strike on Tuesday demanding withdrawal of police, the administration continued land acquisition for Posco’s...
February 3, 2013
“There was heavy fog when we found the police reaching Batatikira. They beat me up and other men, women and children,” said Posco Pratirodh Sangram Samiti member Manorama Khatua, referring to a la...
January 25, 2013
India’s 33 per cent growth in steel production in the last five years was second only to China among the top-five producing nations.
China’s production grew by 39 per cent during 2008-201...
January 13, 2013
Pending completion of the Rs. 16,000-crore modernisation and expansion project of the IISCO Steel Plant (ISP) of Steel Authority of India Ltd, it has been decided that units, which are now ready, w...
December 26, 2012
‘Hot’ production of the sinter plant at IISCO Steel Plant (ISP), Burnpur commenced on Monday,with the facility producing the first batch of iron nuggets. Production through the sinter ro...
April 11, 2013
Tata Steel Limited (TSL) has announced that its Committee of Directors and the Board of Directors of Tata Metaliks Limited (TML) and Tata Metaliks Kubota Pipes Limited (TMKPL), a 100% subsidiary o...
March 20, 2013
The shipment of 5,000 metre rails is on its way to city by road on special trailers of 60 ft length having arrived in Mumbai »
March 13, 2013
Vehicles are charged Rs. 150 for six hours at Sathangadu Iron and Steel complex
March 11, 2013
New, more fair and transparent norms for iron ore mining are now being put in place in many States
February 8, 2013
Even as land acquisition for the proposed steel project of Posco remained suspended at Gobindpur village in Jagatsinghpur district of Odisha on Thursday, villagers staged a demonstration demanding...
February 5, 2013
Farmers given compensation for 10 betel vineyards destroyed »
January 28, 2013
Restricted supply of iron ore and high input prices saw JSW Steel report a 19 per cent drop in its net profit for the third quarter of 2012-13 at Rs. 137 crore. The company attributed th...
January 21, 2013
NGO says company allowed to export ore through Panaji, in violation of court directive »
January 2, 2013
ArcelorMittal will sell 15 per cent stake in a Canadian subsidiary that owns Labrador Trough iron ore mine to a consortium led by Posco and China Steel Corporation (CSC) for $1.1 billion.
December 26, 2012
Rashtriya Ispat Nigam, NMDC and MOIL, under the Steel Ministry, are looking to acquire iron ore assets in Brazil, the world’s second largest exporter of the steel-making raw material.