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Month: October 2021

EU exports boosted thanks to stronger implementation and enforcement of trade deals and global rules

Effective implementation and enforcement of EU trade agreements and international trade rules have added €5.4 billion to EU exports in 2020. This confirms that European Commission efforts are paying off. Tangible results range from the elimination of trade

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BEIS Bulletin

Autumn Budget and Spending Review 2021 The government has published the Spending Review, delivering on key commitments to reach net zero carbon emissions by 2050, support the jobs and industries of the future and invest in a high-wage, high-skill economy.

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BEIS Statistics 28 October 2021

The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has today released the following statistics: Monthly energy statistics, August 2021 – read the statistical release Solar PV deployment, September 2021 – read the statistical

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Industrial Energy Transformation Fund Technology Showcase Manchester | 10 Nov | 09:00-16:30

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), in collaboration with KTN, is hosting a live event in Manchester to showcase some of the funded projects from the previous rounds of the Industrial Energy Transformation Fund (IETF). The

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UK Steel and Community Union react to the lack of support for the steel sector in the Autumn Budget and Spending Review.

The BSSA endorse and agree with the sentiments expressed in the MAKE UK release. “Today the steel sector needed to see steps taken by the Chancellor to address the UK’s vastly uncompetitive electricity prices and lay the groundwork for the decarbonisation

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ISSF: Message from Secretary-General, Tim Collins

The COVID-19 pandemic has continued to present some practical challenges during 2021, even as we are starting to see some elements of our society returning to a more normal life. Furthermore, and whilst our industry has adapted to the new way of undertaking

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Kloeckner Metals UK steps up and achieves ‘GOOD’ rating at the latest BES 6001 Certification for Sustainable Sourcing

Kloeckner Metals UK was awarded the BES 6001 certification in 2019 for its Leeds, Westok, London and Dudley sites by the British Standards Institute (BSI). This certification is awarded for Responsible Sourcing of Construction Products and, in the latest 2021

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New Member – R-Tech Materials

The BSSA would like to welcome R-Tech

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European Nickel-Bearing Stainless Surcharges Set to be Lower for November

Monthly alloy surcharges on nickel-bearing stainless steel flat-rolled products in Europe are set to fall for the first time in six months in November, the first mill announcement indicated Oct. 21. Finland’s Outokumpu, the continent’s largest stainless

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EU Skips India/Indonesia Stainless Duty, Imposes Electrode Duty

The EU has decided not to impose anti-subsidy duties on imports of stainless steel cold-rolled flat products originating in India and Indonesia. This goes against the expectations of European steelmakers’ association Eurofer. In May, the EU imposed

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