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News Manufacturing Metals General
August 20, 2020  

$5M from feds to ensure better traceability of aluminum

Follows 10% tariff slapped on Canadian aluminum by the Trump administration.

News Metals General
February 20, 2020  

Stelco reports Q4 loss on challenging market conditions, steel price drop

Average steel selling price for the quarter was down 28% compared with last year.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
January 28, 2020  

Feds invest in digital tracing for steel supply chain

Funding for two firms will support a proof of concept for a using blockchain and artificial intelligence.

News Manufacturing Minerals General
December 4, 2019  

Trudeau government does spadework on minerals crucial to future

British firm to provide pricing forecasts and analysis of global supply and demand between 2020 and 2030.

News Manufacturing Metals General
November 13, 2019  

Stelco makes no net profit in Q3 as revenues drop 23%

Revenues were $475 million, down from $619 million in the third quarter of 2018.

News Manufacturing Metals General Operations
November 13, 2019  

Glencore to close Brunswick lead smelter, 420 jobs lost

Losing money since the 2013 closure of the nearby Brunswick Mine, which produced zinc and lead.

News Metals General
November 11, 2019  

China’s Jingye comes to the rescue of British Steel

Rescue deal potentially protects some 4,000 jobs and safeguards a strategic asset as Britain prepares to leave the EU.

News Government Manufacturing Metals Economy General
May 18, 2019  

Experts weigh in on lifting of tariffs on Canadian steel, aluminum

United Steelworkers called removal “good news” but wants stronger measures to protect Canadian steel.

News Manufacturing Metals General
May 9, 2019  

Stelco buys remaining 37 acres next to Hamilton Works

Plans to capitalize on the demand for industrial lands in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
April 15, 2019  

Stelco pushes PM for help dealing with ‘changing landscape’ for steel

Emergency import restrictions on seven products that posed a “serious threat” to Canada’s steel industry are about to expire.

News Manufacturing Metals General
March 4, 2019  

ABI submits offer to end 14 month lockout at aluminum smelter

Salaries will increase by an average of least 2.55% annually over a six-year collective agreement.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
February 15, 2019  

Steel tariffs waived even with Trump’s tough trade talk

Commerce Department approved exemption requests from 370 companies for up to 4.1 million tons of foreign steel.

News Manufacturing Metals General
November 14, 2018  

Stelco reports earnings of $125M in Q3, a sharp jump from last year

Volumes shipped by the Hamilton steelmaker surged more than 42% to 586 million tons.

News General
November 6, 2018  

NA aluminum associations urge end to tariffs before trade deal signed

Letter notes no tariffs or quotas are needed because of action already taken by the three countries.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
June 21, 2018  

EU tax on Harleys and other iconic US brands aims to ‘make noise’ in trade debate

Will begin taxing US imports worth $3.4 billion in response to Trump’s tariffs on European steel and aluminum.