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Month: July 2022

UK bans Russian coal imports

The UK government has banned coal imports from Russia, effective 10 August. A ban on Russian oil imports will come into effect from 31 December, Kallanish notes. UK coking coal – HS code 27011210 – imports in 2021 were 1.998 million tonnes, of which

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Acerinox Q2 results published

Acerinox-Q2-2022-Results-Presentation

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Updated regulations following the EU Withdrawal Act 2018.

Simple Pressure Vessels (Safety) Regulations 2016 Electromagnetic Compatibility Regulations 2016 Measuring Instruments Regulations 2016 Electrical Equipment (Safety) Regulations 2016 Supply of Machinery (Safety) Regulations 2008 Equipment for explosive

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Klöckner & Co acquires Hernandez Stainless and RSC Rostfrei Coilcenter

Transactions strengthen Klöckner & Co’s position as leading digital one-stop shop platform and pioneer in sustainability Acquisitions enable strategic expansion of stainless steel service center activities Expansion of customer base with some 400 new

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Shift in US stainless market leads to rapid stock build

In the period since April, a rapid shift in market fundamentals has occurred, in the US stainless steel sector. Climbing inflation and a weakening outlook for GDP growth are having a negative impact on sentiment, as fears of an impending recession continue to

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Croner – In the Know

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DfT cuts to HS2 and Northern Powerhouse Rail were unjustified, IRP inquiry finds

The Government decision not to invest in railway improvements in the north of England will not help the push to increase Stainless steel consumption. By ROB HAKIMIAN The Integrated Rail Plan (IRP) lacks sufficient evidence for the cuts to HS2 Eastern Leg and

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BEIS Statistics 28 July 2022

The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has today released the following statistics: Digest of United Kingdom Energy Statistics (DUKES), 2021 – read the statistical release UK Energy in Brief, 2021 – read the

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AGM Tuesday 4th October 2022 at the NMC or with the option of TEAMS

The BSSA AGM will take place on Tuesday 4th October 2022 at 12:00 at the NMC (Confederation Of British Metalforming) or via TEAMS for people who do not wish to attend in person. If you would like to attend please reply to kate.vale@bssa.org.uk or

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BSSA YouTube Channel

We have added some more presentations to our YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0Llve3fYjcccoLTGx7Y8yg

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